Napoleon

12 berths

Burgundy Saône

From €4,500 per guest

The 12 passenger Napoléon is a magnificent river cruiser, combining all the amenities of a luxury hotel with the friendly ambience of a country inn. She is beautifully appointed with large picture windows that provide unsurpassed views of the countryside. On the middle deck you will find an air conditioned bar, dining area and saloon with piano. The roof top sun deck features comfortable seating, a spa pool and exercise equipment, the perfect place to watch the scenery pass by as you enjoy your cruise.

The six air conditioned suites each have en-suite facilities and the six crew are always ready to cater for your every need. This barge is perfect for larger groups who want a top range barge.

The Napoléon cruises the Vallée du Rhône between Arles and Tain l’Hermitage a region full of sophisticated architecture dating back to the Roman civilization and ruins of fortifications, arenas and aqueducts.

The endless vistas of tiled roofs, lavender fields and olive groves are all synonymous with this region. Excursions are arranged to the wine region of Châteauneuf-du-Pape , Avignon , Arles, St Rémy , birthplace of Nostradamus and the ancient Roman and Greek ruins of Pont-du-Gard .

Cruise highlights 

  • Tour of Arles, home of Van Gogh
  • Visit to the Roman aqueduct Pont du Gard
  • Tour of Avignon and the Palace of the Popes
  • Visits to olive oil and truffle farms
  • Chateauneuf du Pape and Cotes du Rhone wine tastings
  • Visit to Orange and its Roman monuments