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Bordeaux & The River Dordogne

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Bordeaux & The River Dordogne

9 Days by Coach, 7 Days by Air or Rail - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £1002

This delightful All Inclusive French river cruise takes you down the River Garonne, around the Gironde Estuary and into the River Dordogne. The highlight of your cruise is the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bordeaux, home to some truly stunning architecture. Of course, there’s a chance for you to sample some wonderful wines along the way.

This lovely French 7 or 9 day Bordeaux & The River Dordogne cruise comes with a 5% discount saving when you book today with Shearings call direct on 0844 824 3535 and quote our code S9991 for the money saving discount on this holiday.

Bordeaux & The River Dordogne
Cruise Itinerary

Cruise Itinerary

Day 1: Embark in Bordeaux

Embark our ship and enjoy a welcome drink. Dinner will be followed by an evening of entertainment.

Day 2: Bordeaux to Pauillac

We cruise down the River Garonne to join the River Gironde, passing Cazeau Island and Patiras Island, before arriving at Pauillac. Why not join our optional excursion to visit Medoc? Return on board for dinner and entertainment.

Day 3: Pauillac – Gironde Estury – Blaye

We sail early this morning to Blaye. In days gone by this superb acropolis was an ideal lookout post to watch for invaders. This afternoon you will have an opportunity to join our optional excursion along the Corniche. Return to the ship for dinner, followed by an evening of dancing.

Day 4: Blaye – To Libourne Or Bourg

Cruise to Libourne/Bourg, where we can join an optional excursion to St Emilion, including a superb wine tasting experience. On our return to the ship, we enjoy a gala dinner and an evening of entertainment.

Day 5: Libourne Or Bourg To Cadillac

Cruise to Cadillac, passing the island of Cazeau before joining the River Garonne. Admire views of the city of Bordeaux as we sail, enjoying lunch on board. We return to the ship for dinner, followed by an evening of entertainment by the crew as we moor in Cadillac.

Day 6: Cadillac To Bordeaux

Enjoy breakfast and lunch on board as we cruise to Bordeaux. Upon arrival, consider our optional tour of Bordeaux, after which we return to the ship for our gala evening.

Day 7: Disembark In Bordeaux

Across to Calais and our overnight stay in Northern France.

DAY 2: Northern France to Bordeaux

After breakfast we travel through France to Bordeaux. See Cruise itinerary days 1 to 6.

DAY 7: Bordeaux to Northern France

After breakfast, we disembark and continue home.

Departure Dates & Prices 2017 9 Days by Coach - Tour Code RRFRZAC/D

Departure Dates & Prices 2017 9 Days by Coach - Tour Code RRFRZAC/D

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates

Prices

Dates

Prices

April 29

£1089
£1035

August 12

£1954
£10020

Junly 22

£1109
£1054

October 14

£1089
£1035

Prices are based on Main Deck cabins. Upgrades are available. Single supplement £229
 
  • Return travel from the UK by coach with overnight stays including dinner and breakfast in Northern France
  • 6 nights all inclusive cruise
  • Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager
  • FREE drinks on board including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, fruit juice, soft drinks, speciallity coffees and tea
Departure Dates & Prices 2017 : 7 Days by Air - Tour Code RAFRZAC/D

Departure Dates & Prices 2017 : 7 Days by Air - Tour Code RAFRZAC/D

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates
Prices
Dates
Prices
April 30
£1174
£1116
August 13
£1124
£1068
July 23
£1179
£1121
October 15
 
£1174
£1116
Prices are based on Main Deck cabins. Upgrades are available. Single supplement £164
 
  • Return travel from the UK by air to Bordeaux
  • 6 nights all inclusive cruise
  • Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager
  • FREE drinks on board including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, fruit juice, soft drinks, speciallity coffees and tea
Departure Dates & Prices2017 : 7 Days by Rail - Tour Code RLFRZAC/D

Departure Dates & Prices2017 : 7 Days by Rail - Tour Code RLFRZAC/D

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

Dates
Prices
Dates
Prices
April 30
£1244
£1182
August 13
£1154
£1097
July 23
£1249
£1187
October 15
 
£1244
£1182
Prices are based on Main Deck cabins. Upgrades are available. Single supplement £164
 
  • Return travel from the UK by rail from London St Pancras via Lille
  • 6 nights all inclusive cruise
  • Service of a Shearings Cruise Manager
  • FREE drinks on board including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, fruit juice, soft drinks, speciallity coffees and tea

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.

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Shearings Holidays

Bordeaux & The River Dordogne

9 Days by Coach, 7 Days by Air or Rail - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £1002

This delightful All Inclusive French river cruise takes you down the River Garonne, around the Gironde Estuary and into the River Dordogne. The highlight of your cruise is the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bordeaux, home to some truly stunning architecture. Of course, there’s a chance for you to sample some wonderful wines along the way.

This lovely French 7 or 9 day Bordeaux & The River Dordogne cruise comes with a 5% discount saving when you book today with Shearings call direct on 0844 824 3535 and quote our code S9991 for the money saving discount on this holiday.

Discount of 5% on Shearings river cruise holidays. To book tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535 and quote rivercruiseholidays.com ref: S9991 + Shearings tour code. 

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Holiday Highlights

Holiday Highlights

  • Discover the largest wine-growing area in France
  • Enjoy Bordeaux, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Admire magnificent views of the River Garonne, Gironde Estuary and River Dordogne
Your Ship: MS Princesse d'Aquitaine

Your Ship: MS Princesse d'Aquitaine

Once aboard your cruise ship it’s easy to relax on board the friendly and comfortable Princesse d’Aquitaine, part of the CrosiEurope fleet. Whether you’re admiring the spectacular views from your comfortable cabin, dining in the restaurant, dancing the night away or simply sitting back on the spacious sun deck, there’s always something to see or do! The ship was built in 2001 and has a total of 69 cabins. All cabins are equipped with air conditioning, shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, and safe. The cuisine on board is of French inspiration with an extensive buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner waiting to tempt your taste buds.

Optional Excursions

Optional Excursions

  • Visit to Medoc
  • Corniche by coach
  • St Emillon city and wine tour
  • Guided walking tour of Bordeaux

Book optional excursions on board from only €44 - Pre-book now to secure your place