Grand France (Northbound) on Avalon Poetry II
Day 1 Arles (Embarkation): Onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Arles: Choice of guided sightseeing, visit the Roman Amphitheatre, or painting workshop, or walk with your Adventure HostDay 3 Avignon: Guided sightseeing, visit the Palace of the PopesDay 4 Viviers: Guided walk, visit Old Town and the cathedral or walk with your Adventure HostDay 5 Tain l'Hermitage: Choice of guided walk in Tournon or hike with your Adventure HostDay 6 Lyon: Guided sightseeing, picture stop on Fourvière HillDay 7 Tournus–Chalon-sur-Saône: Chardonnay excursion with tasting; Cheese tasting on boardDay 8 Chalon-sur-Saône (Disembarkation)–Beaune–Dijon–Paris (Embarkation): Visit the Hôtel-Dieu in Beaune; TGV train from Dijon to Paris; onboard welcome receptionDay 9 Vernon–Les Andelys: Choice of excursions to Giverny or Bizy Castle or walk with your Adventure Host; choice of guided walk, or guided hike in Les Andelys; crêpes tasting on board and Pastry DemonstrationDay 10 Caudebec: Choice of excursion along the “Normandy Abbeys Route” or bike with your Adventure HostDay 11 Caudebec: Choice of full-day excursions to Normandy landing beaches, or "A Taste of Normandy" excursionDay 12 Rouen: Choice of guided walk, see the Astronomical Clock and visit the cathedral or bike tourDay 13 Conflans–Paris: Choice of guided excursions to Auvers-sur-Oise or Napoleon and Josephine’s Chteau de Malmaison or bike with your Adventure HostDay 14 Paris: Choice of guided sightseeing or “Heart of Paris” walking tour or walk with your Adventure HostDay 15 Paris (Disembarkation): Your cruise ends this morning
The Avalon Poetry II offers a delightfully intimate cruise setting. Like its sister Suite Ships, the Poetry II features two full decks of Panorama Suites with wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows that create river cruising's only Open-Air Balcony. With a spacious 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard. Stretch out at day's end and wake to the world at your feet with Comfort Collection bed that faces the view. It truly is a view with a room! Onboard amenities include an alternative dining option in the Panorama Bistro, complimentary computer use in public areas and Wi-Fi access, a Fitness Center, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, whirlpool, and light al fresco lunches at the Sky Bistro. The Avalon Poetry II truly is poetry in motion!
|1||Arles, France (Embarkation)|
|7||Tournus – Chalon - Sur - Saône|
|8||Chalon - Sur - Saône (Disembarkation) Beaune – Dijon – Paris (Embarkation)|
|11||Caudebec. Excursions To Normandy|