The Glorious Yonne - a Gourmet Cruise
FRC-BWT-822107/822090 French Canals
8 Nights
Price on Request
Make Enquiry Check Availability
Shortlist
At A Glance

What's Included

  • Executive Coach Travel with pick-ups across Kent

  • Assistance with booking taxi connections and/or hotel stay pre-departure

  • Eurotunnel or ferry crossings

  • Hotel stay and meals as described

  • Three full days of river cruising with free bar.

  • Train trip Auxerre-Clamecy

  • Guided visit to Château Ancy-le-France (with wine tasting)

  • Lunch and free time in Chablis

  • Guided visit to Vézelay

  • Lunch/degustation at the Domaine La Croix Monjoie vineyard

  • Free day in Auxerre

  • Travel day stops in Reims and/or Laon (if time allows)

 

What's Not Included

Itinerary
1
Day 1
UK - Joigny

Depart the UK this morning for your journey into Joigny, where you will check in and enjoy a welcome meal at the hotel.

2
Day 2
Joigny - Vermenton - Auxerre

This morning, take a coach trip to Vermenton, where you will board the Natalia for a cruise to Auxerre.

3
Day 3
Château Ancy-le-Franc

This morning, visit the stunning Château Ancy-le-Franc for a tasting of local wines. Then take a short trip over to Chablis, for lunch and a wine tasting before enjoying some free time to explore.

4
Day 4
Joigny - St Florentin

Join the Natalia again this morning, for a day of cruising from Joigny to St Florentin.

5
Day 5
Auxerre - Vézelay

This morning you will take a local train to Clamecy, when the coach will take you on a short journey to the hilltop village of Vézelay. Here you can enjoy a visit to the historic Basilica of St Mary Magdalen.

6
Day 6
Joigny - Villeneuve-sur-Yonne

Again this morning, you will board the Natalia in Joigny for a downstream cruise to Villeneuve-sur-Yonne.

7
Day 7
Auxerre

Today you will journey back into Auxerre for a free day in the city.

8
Day 8
Auxerre - UK

Today you will depart for your journey home.