charming cityscape Lyon France


All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients

21 breakfasts, 18 lunches, 21 dinners

3 Captain’s Welcome and 3 Captain’s Farewell Receptions

3 Welcome and 3 Farewell Gala Dinners

Unlimited beverages onboard, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, and mineral water


18 days of excursions, including “Choice Is Yours” options, all fully hosted by English-speaking local experts

Guided “Let's Go,” “Do as the Locals Do,” “Village Day” and “Gentle Walking” programs

State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio-headset system on all excursions

Use of bicycles and Nordic walking sticks


21-night cruise in a riverview stateroom on the breathtaking River Royale, magical S.S. Joie de Vivre, and striking S.S. Catherine.

Lavishly appointed riverview staterooms and suites have handcrafted Savoir® of England beds, high-thread count 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and European duvets, and a menu of pillow options

Free Internet and Wi-Fi access


1 country: France

7 UNESCO World Heritage sites

Services of an experienced Uniworld Cruise Manager

All transfers on arrival and departure days

All gratuities, both onboard and onshore

First class TGV train between Lyon and Paris, and Paris and Bordeaux

Captivating onboard local entertainment

Cultural enrichment, including 3 Signature Lectures

Exclusive Connoisseur Collection and Generations Family Programme on select summer departures