Sunday, October 9 to Sunday, October 16, 2022
Optional add-ons in Paris or additional wine tour of Bordeaux available.
Uncover the proud legacy and heritage of Southwest France when you set sail along three stunning rivers, the Garonne, Dordogne and Gironde, on one fascinatingly historical and invigorating journey. Explore the country’s breathtaking backdrops, wines and cultural treasures across the region in Bordeaux, Fort Médoc, Cadillac, Blaye, Libourne and more. Wander through archaeological marvels, historic landmarks and magnificent vineyards where you’ll be treated to a sampling of quintessentially French experiences. Embark on a scenic drive from Blaye to Bourg along the Route de la Corniche Fleurie and marvel at the sights of Blaye Fortress and Lansac Windmill along the way. Slow things down in Libourne and on your return to Bordeaux with multiple wine tastings, village tours, a farmers’ market visit and Bordeaux heritage walking tour. Join us on a showcase of the best Southwest France has to offer.
Tour cost per person in USD dollars land only sharing double accommodation: Classic category cabin $3,899.00. Upgrade to deluxe cabin $700.00. Upgrade to category French Balcony $1500.00.
Single occupancy: Classic cabin $5,899.00 Upgrade to Deluxe $1,050.00 Upgrade to French Balcony $2,250.00
Arrive at Bordeaux-Mérignac International Airport and transfer to your ship. Complimentary transfers provided by Pauwels Travel regardless if you have booked your air with us or not. If booking your own flights we will need arrival and departure details.
Disembark the ship and transfer to Bordeaux-Mérignac International Airport for your flight home or continue your journey with one of our optional extensions.
• Transfers from Bordeaux airport • 7 nights river cruise in category selected and all meals and snacks during the cruise including wine or beer. • Transportation throughout the tour • All sightseeing and admissions as per the itinerary • Pre-paid gratuities • All port charges and fees.
• Items of a personal nature • Meals not indicated • Optional travel insurance available from the office
October 10 - 24, 2023
Tour price from Toronto: $5,295 CAD.
October 14 - 23, 2023
Land only: $3,485 CAD based on double occupancy
November 16 - 30, 2023
$8,895 including air based on double occupancy