Fine wine, great cuisine, chic arts, leading fashion, romantic towns and cities….France has always been synonymous with the good life and nowhere can be truer than Provence. Sun-drenched lavender groves, lush vineyards and blue seas.
The area has seduced artists like Van Gogh and Picasso. Hike, bike or dive through this region to see everything from museums to beaches, Roman ruins to cityscape, and sample cuisine that blend the best of mountain and sea.
Apr-Jun & Sep-Nov
This combination of Champagne and Burgundy covers some of the key wine highlights of France. Carefully crafted with our selection of favourite Relais & Châteaux hotels and restaurants.
Avignon, bewitched by Roman legionnaires, popes, and Vincent van Gogh, is an elegant city of history, art and architecture! Enjoy the hikes in the breathtaking walking paths, hilltop villages and in the “European Grand Canyon”. Be amazed by the flavorful Provencal cuisine, wine and olive oil tastings, colourful markets and much more.
Enjoy the sun-drenched good life that Provence offers so generously! Hilltop villages glinting gold and amber in the midday sun, the flowering fields of aromatic blue and purple lavender, elegant cities, where life moves at an old-fashioned pace. The French Riviera, where the Alps meet the Mediterranean, is home to picture perfect beaches hugging the coastline – painted by Monet and Matisse.
Paris, the “City of Lights”; let us take you to the secret sights and the hidden streets and behind the scenes sights of Paris. We will guide you from Monet’s birthplace to the maritime charms of Honfleur to medieval old towns and spectacular island monastery of Mont St-Michel – immersing in the culture of Normandy.
A work of art in itself and a true Art Deco icon, the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train offers one of the most celebrated and romantic journeys in the world. The classic journeys take you to great European cities, including London, Paris, Venice, Prague, Vienna and Budapest.
The French network of waterways includes 100 canals and rivers, totaling over 8,000 kilometers. The Seine and Rhone rivers are one of the most famous and with many beautiful chateauxes along. While many of the tributes are only open to small pleasure craft, barging is a good option to experience the intimate French taste in style.
The newest flagship of Silversea is coming up in the spring of 2017.Host to 596 guests, the Silver Muse is the largest ship in its fleet, while still keeping the small-ship intimacy of Silversea’s hallmark. It has significantly raise the bar in the ultra-luxury cruise market with a wealth of enhancements to the onboard experience, while satisfying the uncompromising requirements for comfort, service, and quality of the world's most discerning travelers.
COMPLIMENTARY OLife Choice®
Oceania’s newest refurbished ship, Sirena, which means mermaid in Spanish, will introduce a spectacular new array of destination-rich itineraries spanning the globe. With the maiden voyage started from Barcelona. The inaugural season features a line-up of voyages with a mix of classic and new destinations throughout the Mediterranean, including two voyages venturing as far west as Seville and Lisbon.