Discover some of the great Bordeaux wines on this fantastic cruise with CroisiEurope as we sail along the Gironde Estuary and Garonne River and appreciate the Bordeaux region that offers an outstanding range of delights to captivate the eyes and taste buds alike!
MS CYRANO DE BERGERAC - PREMIUM SHIP
Constructed in 2013, the MS Cyrano de Bergerac is 110 metres long and offers 87 cabins with a capacity for 174 passengers.
Restaurant Spacious open-air sun deck Reception area Fully air conditioned Free Wi-Fi in Lounge and Bar Cabins have twin beds, shower and toilet
For more details, please speak to one of our Travel Advisors
Following our Channel crossing to Calais we complete the journey to our overnight dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation. (D)
ORLÉANS TO BORDEAUX
We continue our journey to Bordeaux where we board our ship for our four nights cruise. Join the crew for a welcome cocktail before dinner and afterwards join a guided tour of Bordeaux by night. (B, D)
BORDEAUX TO PAUILLAC
Early this morning we'll start cruising along the River Garonne towards Pauillac, a municipality in the Girond Département, midway along the Gironde Estuary. In the afternoon we'll join an excursion by coach to follow the trail of the Grands Crus wines of Médoc, an area of the world that produces some of the most prestigious red wines on the planet. On our tour we'll stop to taste some of the most famous wines of the region. (B, L, D)
PAUILLAC TO BLAYE
Today sees us cruising towards Blaye, and from here we'll leave on a guided coach tour along the Route de la Corniche Fleurie, where you will see the old traditional fishing huts on stilts and the remarkable limestone cliffs. We will also stop in Bourg to take in the impressive views and in the market centre you'll be able to taste the local figs. Arriving back in Blaye we'll have a tour of the Citadel and end our tour with a tasting of the famous Blaye Pralines. Returning on board we'll cruise on the Gironde all the way to the estuary whilst enjoying an evening of dancing. (B,L,D)
BLAYE TO LIBOURNE
Today we'll cruise to Libourne, a town rich in history and character situated at the confluence of the Isle and Dordogne Rivers. Upon arrival we'll depart by coach for Saint-Emilion where we'll first enjoy a tour of the underground monuments in the village. Next we visit a troglodytic site carved entirely in limestone, and the largest in Europe. Finally we'll visit a family-owned wine growing estate where we will learn about the wine making process in Saint-Emilion before enjoying a tasting of the delicious wine. This evening enjoy a festive gala dinner and evening. (B,L,D)
LIBOURNE TO ORLÉANS
We cruise to Bordeaux this morning and disembark then make our way to Orléans in the Loire region where we stay overnight on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis. (B, D)
We travel to Calais for the return sea crossing and complete the journey home. (B)
Executive coach travel
Short sea ferry / shuttle crossings
2 overnights dinner, bed & breakfast accommodation
4 nights full board accommodation aboard the MS Cyrano de Bergerac (Premium Ship)
All drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee served during meals and in the bar (excluding champagne and wines on the wine list)
Welcome cocktail with the crew
Services of an onboard host / hostess
Headsets included for excursions
Guided tour of Bordeaux by night
Cruise along the Girond Estuary
Tour of the Médoc wine region with tasting
Guided tour along the Route de la Corniche Fleurie
Taste the local figs in Bourge
Tour of the Citadel in Blaye
Taste the famous Blaye Pralines
Visit historic Libourne
Tour the underground monuments in Saint-Emilion
Discover a troglodytic site carved entirely in limestone
Tour and tasting of wine makers in Saint-Emilion
13th Aug 6 nights £1289 (Based on Main deck Cabin)
Single cabin supplement £339
Upgrades available to Middle (£82pp) or Upper deck (£95pp) - Please speak to your Travel Consultant.
Note: Supplements reflect the deck position and not the size of cabin.
Edwards Coach Holidays terms & conditions apply. Please note this cruise is operated by CroisiEurope. All sailing times are approximate and can be subject to change. On certain cruises, it may be necessary to sail throughout the night, details of which will be shown on your final itinerary where applicable. Cruise ports of call are generally not situated in central locations of the cities or resorts that we are visiting. We cannot guarantee that the resort/city centres are within suitable walking distances from where the ship docks. River cruise routes could be subject to change due to local weather, traffic, flooding, high and low water levels, lock closures, road works and other unforeseen circumstances. CroisiEurope and the ships captain reserve the right to modify the cruising itinerary to ensure the safe navigation of the vessel.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
|Cardiff West Services|| Cardiff West Services Coach Park |
|Carmarthen - Boars Head|| Carmarthen Llamas Bus Stop (Outside Boars Head) |
|Cross Hands Library|| Bus Stop outside old Library, Cross Hands |
|Edwards Depot LLANTRISANT|| Edwards Depot, Llantrisant, CF72 8QZ |
|Edwards, LLANSAMLET Depot|| Travel Centre, Dyffryn Close, Llansamlet |
|Gorseinon - West St|| Gorseinon - West St Bus Station |
|Llanelli - Town Hall|| Llanelli -The old bus stops, behind the Town Hall |
|Magor Services|| Magor Service Coach Park |
|Neath - Railway|| Neath - Outside Railway Station |
|Newport RAILWAY STATION|| Stops Q1 & Q1A outside the RAILWAY STATION,NEWPORT |
|Port Talbot Plaza|| Port Talbot Plaza, Opposite British Legion |
|Pyle Cross|| Pyle Cross, bus stop outside supermarket.Pyle Road |
|Sarn SERVICES|| Sarn SERVICES - Coach Park |
|Swansea Wellington Street|| Swansea Wellington Street |
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