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Cruising the Bordeaux Wine Country

Leger Holidays

Cruising the Bordeaux Wine Country

9 Days by Coach or Air - 5% discount

Tour prices from only £1358

The Bordeaux region of France is synonymous with wine and this new river cruise with Leger Holidays takes you cruising down the River Garonne before joining the River Gironde. Enjoy a fascinating five night cruise with the splended chateaux of the Loire Valley and Rocamadour in Dordogne.

To receive your 5% discount, book this fascinating Cruising the Bordeaux Wine Country with a taste of the Dordogne & the Loire Valley direct with Leger on 01709 786 680 and quote the River Cruise Holidays code T5502.

Cruising the Bordeaux Wine Country
Your Holiday Itinerary

Your Holiday Itinerary

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to the Paris area for an overnight stay. Alternatively, fly to Paris and stay overnight.

Day 2 - Loire Valley

To the Loire Valley, visiting the pretty town of Blois and Château Chambord, one of the most impressive Renaissance buildings in the Loire Valley, situated in vast parkland. We stay for one night in the medieval town of Chinon. B,D

Day 3 - Bordeaux to Pauillac

To Bordeaux in the centre of the wine-growing region where, after some free time, we board our ship, the MS Cyrano De Bergerac, for a five-night cruise. Enjoy a welcome cocktail party, followed by dinner and entertainment.. B,D

Day 4 - Bordeaux

We cruise down the River Garonne and then join the River Gironde, passing Patiras Island before arriving at Pauillac at lunchtime. Join our excursion to the Médoc – a renowned region off the beaten track, where the most famous of all red wines in the world are cultivated. We pass through many of the great Médoc appellations, following the famous Châteaux Route. We berth in Pauillac overnight. B,L,D

Day 5 - Pauillac To Gironde Estuary To Blaye

We set sail early this morning, cruising to the Gironde estuary, passing Meschers-sur-Gironde with its steep cliffs, troglodyte houses and fishermen’s huts, before arriving in Blaye. Join our excursion by coach along the Corniche, or cliff route. The scenery here is an unusual combination of river, rocks and vines. We stop at the charming village of Bourg, built on a rocky outcrop enclosed by medieval ramparts then return to Blaye, with its citadel. B,L,D

Day 6 - Le Blaye To Cadillac To Saint-Emilion

We cruise past the island of Cazeau, then join the Garonne River, arriving in the small town of Cadillac in time for lunch. This afternoon, we offer an excursion to the world-famous ‘wine’ village of Saint-Emilion where you can sample the wines. B,L,D

Day 7 - Cadillac to Bordeaux

We cruise past the island of Cazeau, then join the Garonne River, arriving in Cadillac in time for lunch. This afternoon, join our optional excursion to the world famous ‘wine’ village of Saint-Emilion, where you can sample the wines. B,L,D 

Day 8

We disembark and travel north by coach to the Paris area for an overnight stay. B

Day 9

Return home by coach or air. B

Included Meals: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

2017 departure dates & prices

2017 departure dates & prices

Leger Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Telephone Leger on 01709 786 680, quote River Cruise Holidays discount code T5502 and tour code

Dates
Prices Dates
Prices
9 days by Silver Service coach : tour code ref 9FGCV
10 June
£1429
£1358
2 September
£1459
£1387
9 days by Air : tour code ref K9FGCV
10 June
£1579
£1501
2 September
£1579
£1501
Prices per person based on two persons sharing a lower deck cabin; Extras: optional excursions; travel insurance essential, call for details; no single rooms/cabins available; flight supplements where applicable.
Cabin upgrades per person - twin - middle deck cabin £100; upper deck cabin £120.
Please note: prices may change and will be confirmed when you call to make a booking. The discount will be applied accordingly to reflect the price. Discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Departure dates and joining points are subject to availability.All holidays subject to Leger Holidays Terms & Conditions
Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website

Please note: prices may change and will be confirmed when you call to make a booking. The discount will be applied accordingly to reflect the price. Discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Departure dates and joining points are subject to availability.

Disclaimer: Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website.

All holidays subject to Leger Holidays Terms & Conditions..

Leger Holidays

Cruising the Bordeaux Wine Country

9 Days by Coach or Air - 5% discount

Tour prices from only £1358

The Bordeaux region of France is synonymous with wine and this new river cruise with Leger Holidays takes you cruising down the River Garonne before joining the River Gironde. Enjoy a fascinating five night cruise with the splended chateaux of the Loire Valley and Rocamadour in Dordogne.

To receive your 5% discount, book this fascinating Cruising the Bordeaux Wine Country with a taste of the Dordogne & the Loire Valley direct with Leger on 01709 786 680 and quote the River Cruise Holidays code T5502.

To receive your 5% discount, call Leger Holidays direct on 01709 786 680 and quote our code T5502.

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Your Cruise Ship and Hotels

Your Cruise Ship and Hotels

You will spend five nights cruising on the 3-star MS Cyrano de Bergerac.

CroisiEurope’s Premium class ship, the MS Cyrano de Bergerac offers a warm atmosphere on board. The ship is air-conditioned and features a lift and pleasant sun deck from where you can admire the passing scenery. Cabins.

Accommodation is spread across three decks – main, middle and upper – and all cabins feature T.V., radio, hairdryer, safe and ensuite facilities. Main deck cabins have porthole/s, middle deck cabins have a picture window and upper deck cabins have large panoramic window.

Lounge/Bar The MS Cyrano de Bergerac has a comfortable lounge on the middle deck where you can relax. 

Restaurant Enjoy 3-course lunch and dinner in the restaurant, on the middle deck.

Lunch and dinner on CroisiEurope vessels include complimentary beer and wine as well as an open bar throughout the voyage.

(Champagne, premium brand spirits and wine are not included).

Overnight stays in Paris area and Chinon will be in city-style hotels.

What's Included

What's Included

  • 5 nights cruising with full board
  • 3 nights hotel with continental breakfast & 1 evening meal
  • Local joining points (coach tour)
  • Return flights to Paris

Excursions & visits:

  • Loire Valley
  • Bordeaux
  • Médoc region
  • Corniche road, Bourg & Blaye

Extra value

  • Included on board ship: All meals, tea or coffee after each meal; all drinks onboard (excluding Champagne, premium brand spirits and wines), entertainment, welcome cocktail
Optional excursion

Optional excursion

  • Saint-Emilion 
Silver Service Luxury Coach

Silver Service Luxury Coach

You’ll be delighted with your Silver Service ‘experience’ right from the moment you meet your tour coach at the port and you’re invited on board. 

Sit back and relax in specially-designed, deluxe reclining seats*, with footrests and more legroom** than standard coaches.  Enjoy your own reserved seat.  Personal tables. Porterage† at most hotels, so you really don’t have to lift a finger. Free personal headphones, so you can enjoy the radio channels, listen to music, or watch DVDs***  Follow your journey’s progress on the satellite navigation display.

Travel Door to Door

Travel Door to Door

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining points we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer vehicle, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. The cost is just £30 per booking each way for up to four people per booking. Most Door to Door Journeys are not exclusive to a single holiday booking. Each door to door vehicle will carry no more than eight passengers, allowing luggage room and space and minimalising the number of additional stops before meeting the coach.

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge – please enquire at the time of booking.