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Douce France
CroisiEurope
Douce France & Van Gogh, (ACV) The North South Axis ex Amsterdam to Avignon
Cruise Line: CroisiEurope
Selected Sailing Date: 09 Oct 2019
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Inside Cabin: AU $4,099.00
Prices displayed are retail per person, twin share, to the Australian Travel Trade. Consumers please contact your local cruise agent to request this Cruise Abroad package. At time of booking please check current cruise fare and any inclusions. Prices are indicative only, subject to currency fluctuations and may change at any time without notice.

Itinerary
Pre-Cruise Itinerary
    • 06/10
    • Own way from Airport to Hotel & Check-in
    • 07/10
    • Tuk Tuk Amsterdam City Tour
    • 08/10
    • Day at leisure
    • 09/10
    • Own way from Hotel to Port & Embark Douce France
Cruise Itinerary
Post-Cruise Itinerary
    • 19/10
    • Own way from Port to Hotel & Check-in
    • 20/10
    • Culture & Wine Afternoon Tour
    • 21/10
    • Own way from Hotel to Airport
Itinerary may vary by sailing date and itineraries may be changed at the cruise lines discretion. Please check itinerary details at time of booking and before booking other travel services such as airline tickets.
Special Inclusions

SAVINGS^^
Receive 10% off PLUS Complimentary Tour of Amsterdam & Lyon. (included in advertised price)

FROM AMSTERDAM TO AVIGNON Cruise & Stay package includes:
- 3 nights accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Amsterdam with breakfast
- Tuk Tuk Amsterdam City Tour: The new fun and original way to discover Amsterdam, on board of an electric Tuk Tuk. A truly unique experience not to be missed^*
- 10 night The North South Axis cruise onboard Douce France & Van Gogh from Amsterdam to Avignon
- All meals onboard
- Drinks included with meals & at the bar^
- Refined French cuisine
- Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
- Headsets for shore excursions
- Official Welcome from the Captain & Crew
- Onboard activities
- 2 nights accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Avignon
- Culture & Wine Afternoon Tour: Enjoy a panoramic sightseeing tour of Orange followed by winetasting in an exquisite vineyard^*
- Port charges and Government fees


Special Conditions

*Conditions Apply: Prices are per person, capacity controlled and listed in Australian dollars twin share including port taxes. Prices may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change, and may be withdrawn at any time. Prices shown here are not shown in real time. While we endeavour to keep our pricing as up-to-date as possible, the advertised prices shown here may differ from the live prices in our booking system. The prices shown are for a cash payment. Credit card fees of up to 2.5% will apply. Offer correct as at 25Feb19 and subject to live availability at time of booking. Prices are per person twin share based on best available cruise fare, inclusive of all discounts unless otherwise stated. All offers are capacity controlled and can be withdrawn or modified at any time without notice and subject to availability at time of booking. Outside and Balcony cabins may have obstructed views and Suite cabins comprises Junior Suites, Mini Suites and any other type of suite that represents the best value for each cruise. Airfares are not included in package price. Unless otherwise stated, onboard gratuities are NOT included. ^^Savings & Complimentary Tours are subject to availability at time of booking and may be changed or withdrawn at any time without warning. ^Drinks on board do not include Champagne and wines on the exclusive wine list. This is a combination river cruise which incurs changes of vessel/s or land arrangements within the river cruise itinerary. The same cabin number throughout cannot be guaranteed. ^*With international travel most tours will run in multi languages by a multilingual guide/audio. All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia. Some cruise lines reserve the right to impose a fuel levy if the NMEX price reaches a certain level - please check with your consultant at time of booking. Cruise deposit, amendment and cancellation conditions apply. Travel agent service fees not included. Special conditions apply - please ask for full details at time of enquiry. Offer ends 31Jul19 or until sold out/withdrawn from sale. Please note only residents with an Australian address are eligible to book Australian rates in Australian dollars. This cruise package is provided by Seven Oceans Cruising, please ask your travel agent to contact us for more information.


Cruise Description

10 Night Cruise sailing from Amsterdam to Avignon aboard Douce France and Van Gogh.

Day 1: AMSTERDAM
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Tour Amsterdam on board a canal boat.

Day 2: AMSTERDAM
oin us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Amsterdam and the diamond district.
DISCOVERY: Bike tour of Amsterdam to explore and learn about all the must-see and out-of-the-way sites in the city.
This afternoon, join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Haarlem.
We'll return on board in Amsterdam. Our ship will cruise through the night.

Day 3: AMSTERDAM - WESEL - DÜSSELDORF
This morning will be spent cruising. Join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Guided tour of the open-air museum in Arnhem. Enjoy some brief time on your own before we return on board in Düsseldorf. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 4: DUSSELDORF - COLOGNE - KÖNIGSWINTER - KOBLENZ
This morning will be spent cruising. Join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Cologne (coach transfer towards Königswinter). The afternoon will be spent cruising to Cologne, reaching it early this evening. After dinner, we'll go for a stroll towards the "Deutsches Eck".

Day 5: KOBLENZ - MAINZ - WORMS
This morning will be spent cruising towards Mainz. Join us on the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum (closed on Mondays - return-trip by coach to Worms).
DISCOVERY: Touring the Rhineland vineyards leaving from Mainz.
Our ship will cruise to Strasbourg through the night.

Day 6: STRASBOURG - BASEL
This morning, join us on an optional excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Strasbourg to discover the most beautiful sites of the European capital. The afternoon will be spent sailing to Basel. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.

Day 7: BASEL - Coach transfer to Besançon - CHALON-SUR-SAÔNE
We'll disembark in Basel and travel by coach to Besançon, a charming city renowned for its architecture and history. After lunch, we will go for a walking tour to discover its many historical landmarks. We'll then continue on to Chalon-Sur-Saône and board our ship at 5:30 p.m. We'll start cruising towards Lyon. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Our ship will cruise through the night.

Day 8: LYON - TOURNON
Join us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Lyon where you'll discover its famous "traboules", types of passageways that are typical of the city.
DISCOVERY: Bike ride through the main monuments and districts of Lyon followed by a tasting of local products in the heart of the old town.
The afternoon will be spent cruising. After dinner, join us for an evening of dancing.

Day 9: TOURNON - ARLES
Join us this morning on an optional excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Tournon. We'll visit the imposing Castle-Museum of Tournon-sur-Rhône and conclude our visit with a tasting of regional products and wines*.
This afternoon will be spent cruising to Arles. Enjoy an evening of entertainment. Our ship will cruise through the night.

Day 10: ARLES - AVIGNON
This morning, join us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Arles, a highly cultural city rich with vestiges of the Roman Empire.
DISCOVERY: Hike in the Alpilles Mountains to the village of Baux-de-Provence.
We'll cruise towards Avignon. This afternoon, join us for the optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Avignon and the Papal Palace.
DISCOVERY: Hike along the pont du Gard and visit to the museum.
Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.

Day 11: AVIGNON
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

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