AmaWaterways is offering savings of up to £500 per person on last-minute French river cruises this summer.
For example, the 'Taste of Bordeaux' itinerary explores one of the world’s most famous wine capitals along the Garonne River and its surrounding estuaries. Passengers have the opportunity to visit Bordeaux’s famous chateaux and vineyards with stops at Cadillac’s Roquetaillaide Castle, a Medoc wine tasting in Pauillac and an excursion at Chateau de Montaigne in Libourne.
AmaWaterways's 'Paris and Normandy' sailing along the Seine River is ideal for history and art lovers as it passes through landscapes that inspired artists including Monet, Renoir and Gauguin. It also visits the Normandy Beaches and Les Andelys.
Alternatively, Rhône & Provence sailings will satisfy food and wine lovers, with visits to famed wine regions such as Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Beaujolais and Côte du Rhône, as well as the opportunity to visit an olive farm and the chance to go hunting for the prized ‘Black Diamond’ truffle.
Prices for a seven-night Taste of Bordeaux, which departs on July 27, leads in at £2,011 per person (down from £2,511). It includes all meals on-board (with local wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner), the Chefs Table dining experience, a choice of complimentary daily tours and excursions, complimentary Wi-Fi and use of on board bicycles and port taxes.
For further information, visit: www.amawaterways.co.uk