Burgundy & Provence With 2 Nights In Paris, 3 Nights In Venice & 3 Nights In Rome (Northbound) on Avalon Poetry II
Day 1 Port St. Louis (Embarkation): Onboard welcome receptionDay 2 Arles: Choice of guided sightseeing, visit the Roman Amphitheatre, or painting workshop, or walk with your Adventure HostDay 3 Avignon: Guided sightseeing, visit Palace of the PopesDay 4 Viviers: Guided walk, visit the Old Town and the cathedral or walk with your Adventure HostDay 5 Tournon-Vienne: Choice of guided walk in Tournon or bike with your Adventure Host; choice of guided walk in Vienne or hike with your Adventure HostDay 6 Lyon: Guided sightseeing; picture stop on Fourvière HillDay 7 Tournus–St. Jean de Losne: cheese tasting on boardDay 8 St. Jean de Losne (Disembarkation)-Beaune-Dijon-Paris: Visit the Hôtel-Dieu in Beaune; high-speed train from Dijon to ParisDay 9 Paris: Choice of guided sightseeing or 'Heart of Paris' walking tour to see Paris' historic sightsDay 10 Paris-Venice, Italy: Flight to VeniceDay 11 Venice: Guided sightseeing, visit St. Mark's Square and Basilica, Doges' Palace and the Bridge of SighsDay 12 Venice: Full day at leisureDay 13 Venice-Rome: Travel by high-speed train (first class) to RomeDay 14 Rome: Guided sightseeing, visit St. Peter's Square and Basilica, Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Colosseum, Roman Forum (if your sightseeing falls on Wednesday or Sunday when the Vatican Museums are closed, your alternate tour will include inside visits of the Pantheon, Colosseum and Roman Forum)Day 15 Rome: Full day at leisureDay 16 Rome: Your vacation ends this morning
The Avalon Poetry II offers a delightfully intimate cruise setting. Like its sister Suite Ships, the Poetry II features two full decks of Panorama Suites with wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows that create river cruising's only Open-Air Balcony. With a spacious 200 square feet, Panorama Suites are more than 30% larger than the industry standard. Stretch out at day's end and wake to the world at your feet with Comfort Collection bed that faces the view. It truly is a view with a room! Onboard amenities include an alternative dining option in the Panorama Bistro, complimentary computer use in public areas and Wi-Fi access, a Fitness Center, and a spacious Sky Deck with premium lounge chairs, whirlpool, and light al fresco lunches at the Sky Bistro. The Avalon Poetry II truly is poetry in motion!
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