France's Finest 2023

Paris to Avignon

with Viking River Cruises

Pay your respects at Normandy’s World War II beaches, walk in Joan of Arc’s footsteps at Rouen. Luxuriate in Paris’s sophistication, and savour Lyon’s culinary heritage. Toast the Beaujolais vineyards. In Avignon, explore the Palace of the Popes and enjoy the the Provençal lifestyle.

Art, cuisine, style, joie de vivre—if you love everything Français, this is for you.

Flights included up to the value of AU$3600 per couple. Must book by 24 December 2021
See Terms and Conditions for details

Paris to Avignon 16 July 2023 From $8899 pp share double

About Viking River Cruises
Boasting the same popular design elements as our Viking Longships, our Viking Seine ships feature state-of-the art engineering, deluxe accommodations and streamlined Scandinavian interiors. Plus, these ships feature customized hulls and engines specifically built to navigate the historic Seine River. Viking River Cruises pride themselves on being “the thinking travellers cruise”, with no photography sales, art auctions, no formal nights, no smoking, and no children are permitted under 18.

Day 1:  Paris, France
Day 2: Paris, France
Day 3: La Roche Guyon & Vernon, France
Day 4: Rouen, France
Day 5: Normandy Beaches
Day 6: Les Andelys, France
Day 7: Le Pecq & Paris, France
Day 8: Paris & Lyon, France
Day 9: Lyon, France
Day 10: Lyon, France
Day 11:  Vienne & Tournon, France
Day 12:  Tournon, France
Day 13: Arles, France
Day 14:  Avignon, France
Day 15:  Avignon, France

* 14 night river cruise Paris to Avignon onboard Viking Fjorgyn
* Prepaid Cruise Gratuities
* Enrichment lectures and Destination performances
* All meals onboard
* Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
* 24 hour speciality coffees, teas & bottled water
* Free WiFi onboard

Your Bonus
* Flights included up to the value of AU$3600 per couple – must book by 04 March 2022!
* One Complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
* BYO – you are welcome to bring wine onboard at each port of call to enjoy in your stateoom free of charge – or, take that special bottle to dinner for a nominal corkage fee

Where will my cabin be?
Standard Staterooms are located on Main Deck.  The windows will give you a view right at water level. Ask us today about upgrade options to French Balcony or Veranda Staterooms or perhaps a Suite.

Travel dates
16 July 2023

Please note:
Many departures in 2022 are now sold out, however please enquire and we will find out for you what dates may be avaiable.
2023 has many more departures for this itinerary, or the reverse, please get in touch.

Book by
04 March 2022

From $8899 pp share double Standard Stateroom, Category F
Subject to availability at time of booking

Terms & Conditions
Prices shown unless otherwise stated are in NZ$, and are subject to currency fluctuations and are for payment by cash, Eftpos, direct deposit or cleared cheque only.  Credit Card payments are also accepted but will incur a small surcharge, please enquire.   Price includes your cruise fare based on a share twin/double basis in NZ$, based on a Standard Stateroom, Category F, and known Port Taxes & Govt Fees. Gratuities included. Special conditions apply for all Bonus Inclusions, please discuss with your Ocean Escapes consultant. Flights Included Offer: Your total flight costs per couple will be advised at time of booking and AU$3600 per couple will be deducted from your final invoice, with any remaining airfare charges to be paid. Flights are booked by Viking Cruises on behalf of Ocean Escapes. Airline and routing at Viking Cruises discretion. If you do not wish to take this offer, no further discount from your cruise fare may be available. Please discuss full Terms and Conditions of this offer with Ocean Escapes.  Must book by 04 March 2022,  with deposit due immediately upon booking confirmation.  Prices correct as at 29 December 2021 and are subject to change or withdrawal without notice. Other conditions may apply.