France

Duration : 5 Nights
Departure Day : On Request
Start City : Nantes
End City : Nantes

Tour stop : Nantes - Saint Nazaire - Ancenis - Angers - The Châteaux Of The Loire Valley - Ancenis - Nantes

Starting from $2,115 per person based on double occupancy

Highlights

  • EXCURSIONS INCLUDED
  • Ship innovative design first time cruises on the Loire
  • You are invited to visit one of France’s most beautiful regions, where charm and authenticity unite.  Landscapes and the Châteaux of the Loire Valley 
  • Nantes – an authentic journey through time
  • The Saint-Nazaire shipyard
  • Angers, capital of historic Anjou
  • The wines of the Loire (the Muscadet region)
  • Unlimited complimentary onboard beverages, including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, soft drinks specialty coffees and tea
  • All meals onboard for Superb French Cuisine
  • Farewell Gala dinner
  • Free WiFi
  • Complimentary Samsung Galaxy Tablet for guests' use
  • Shore excursions with wireless audio system
  • Port Talk
  • Captain Welcome cocktail Reception
  • Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
  • Entertainment: On board professional entertainment & Crew Team show
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees
Starting from $2,115 per person based on double occupancy

Special Features

Prices include

  • Your cruise with all meals from dinner D1 to breakfast D6
  • Drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee served during meals on board and all drinks from the bar (except champagne and drinks on the wine list)
  • Double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
  • The excursions mentioned in the program
  • Onboard entertainment
  • Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
  • Welcome cocktail
  • The gala dinner and evening
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees

Prices do not include

  • Drinks on the wine list, champagne at the bar, drinks served during excursions
  • Transfers
  • Cancellation and baggage insurance
  • Personal expenses

Because of river conditions and climate changes cruise itineraries, according to occupancy dates are subject to change. Please call us for up to date information.

Tour’s Program

DAY 1: NANTES
Boarding in Nantes between 6:00 and 7:00 p.m. Crew presentation and welcome drink. Dinner on board. Cruise on what King Francois Ist called the “most beautiful river in France”: The Erdre.

DAY 2: NANTES – SAINT-NAZAIRE
Full board on board. Tour of Nantes, the city of the Dukes of Brittany, and of the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany. Excursion to Saint-Nazaire, a city by the sea. The Escal’Atlantic which ingeniously retraces the history of Norman and French ocean liners through a unique experience and the Saint-Nazaire shipyard. Each passenger will be asked to produce a valid passport or identity card in order to gain access to the shipyard. We’ll rejoin the ship in Saint-Nazaire. Evening of dancing. Overnight.

DAY 3: SAINT-NAZAIRE – ANCENIS
Full board on board. Morning spent cruising to Ancenis, which we will reach early in the afternoon. Excursion to the Muscadet region. Passing through many villages reflecting the strong identity of the wine region. Evening of entertainment. Overnight.

DAY 4: ANCENIS - BOUCHEMAINE - Angers
Full board on board. Morning spent cruising to Bouchemaine. Excursion of the town. Capital of the historical Anjou province, Angers is distinguished not only by its legacy, but also by its modern nature. Entertainment provided by our crew. Overnight.

DAY 5: BOUCHEMAINE – The Châteaux of the Loire Valley – ANCENIS
Full board. Full day’s excursion to the Châteaux of the Loire Valley. The Château d'Azay-le-Rideau, built on a small island in the middle of the Indre River, the lovely gardens surrounding the Château de Villandry (outsides), and the Château d’Ussé with fortified towers, which have inspired Charles Perrault "Sleeping Beauty". Return on board in Ancenis. Gala evening. Cruise to Nantes.

DAY 6: NANTES
Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark around 10:00 a.m. End of our services.

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