Bordeaux Region River Cruise

Bordeaux Region River Cruise

Cruise the Bordeaux and Dordogne regions on the Gironde & Garonne Rivers. Two great rivers and the Gironde Estuary. A complex and colourful mosaic of scenery, textures and moods. Come and join us as we explore this rich and diverse region

  • DAY 1:

    Your Door to Door service will transfer you to our tour coach for the journey to Dover and the ferry crossing to Calais. We will continue south for our overnight stop in the Paris region.

  • DAY 2:

    After breakfast, we continue our journey to Bordeaux where we board our ship in time to settle in to our cabins before our Welcome Cocktail and introduction to the crew.

  • DAY 3:

    Today we sail down the River Garonne joining the Gironde passing Cazeau Island and Patiras Island before arriving in Paulliac in time for lunch. Following lunch on board we will take the coach to visit the vineyards in the Haut-Medoc. We return to the ship in time for dinner and the evening’s entertainment. We moor overnight in Paulliac.

  • DAY 4:

    This morning we cruise along the Gironde arriving in Blaye after lunch. This afternoon we have included an excursion along the Corniche, or cliff route. Narrow and picturesque, the road snakes alongside the River Dordogne before reaching the Gironde estuary. We will visit the village of Bourg before returning to Blaye. We return in time for dinner and an evening of dancing. We moor overnight in Blaye.

  • DAY 5:

    We set sail early this morning, enjoying breakfast as we cruise, to join the River Dordogne, arriving in Libourne early afternoon. After lunch on board we visit the underground monuments of Saint-Emilion as our guide introduces us to the history of the medieval city. We then visit an exceptional Troglodyte settlement, the cave of Emilion and a wine tasting concludes our visit. Return for dinner and entertainment provided by the members of the crew.

  • DAY 6:

    Our cruise continues towards Cadillac, sailing back downstream along the Gironde, arriving after lunch. This afternoon we have a guided visit to the Chateau de Roquetaillade, a magnificent and prestigious medieval castle, listed as a 12th Century historic monument, before we return to Calillac for a guided tour of the town. We return for dinner and the evening is free to relax and enjoy the ships facilities.

  • DAY 7:

    We enjoy breakfast and lunch on board whilst sailing back to Bordeaux, arriving early afternoon. We enjoy a guided tour of Bordeaux. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, we start with a panoramic tour of the city to see the key buildings and monuments before we continue on foot for a tour of the Old Town. We return to the ship for our Gala Dinner and the evening’s entertainment.

  • DAY 8:

    Disembark after breakfast and enjoy a day touring the beautiful Dordogne Valley by coach to Sarlat. Time here for lunch before we continue up the valley as far as Souilac and head north to Limoges for our overnight stop.

  • DAY 9:

    Our journey continues as far as the medieval city of Bourges – once the capital of France. We will make a stop for lunch before continuing north to the Paris region for our overnight stop.

  • DAY 10:

    Following breakfast we travel to Calais for our ferry crossing and your Door to Door service home

MS Cyrano de Bergerac ****


A Three deck ship with 87 cabins and carries 174 passengers. Facilities include lounge bar with dance floor, bar with TV & Terrace, restaurant, sundeck with deck chairs, lift and shop. Cabins are en suite, air-conditioned and have hairdryer, satellite TV and safe.Wi-Fi is available on board.


Price includes:


  • Door to Door service

  • Return ferry crossing from Dover to Calais

  • Porterage

  • 6 nights All Inclusive accommodation on board MS Cyrano de Bergerac (all breakfasts, lunches and 3 course set menu dinner, all local wines, spirits, beers and water during meals and at the bar)

  • 3 nights dinner, bed and breakfast in hotels.

  • Coach tours as mentioned in the itinerary

  • English speaking guide during excursions

  • All entrance fees mentioned

  • Services of a Tour Manager throughout


Single Cabin supplement: £230 Middle Deck supplement: £75 Upper Deck supplement: £85

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Bristol Anchor Road West Anchor Road, Outside @ Bristol-We The Curious
Westbound Bus Stop
Bristol Bedminster ASDA Bedminster Bus Shelter - East Street
In front of ASDA Store
Bristol Downend Bristol Downend
Lloyds Bank
Bristol Filton Bristol Filton
The Air balloon Pub
Bristol Fishponds Fishponds - Fishponds Road,
Bus Stop Outside Lodge House, BS16 3HZ
Bristol Kingswood Kingswood - High Street Bus Stop
Opposite the Civic Centre, BS15 9TR
Bristol Knowle Knowle
Broadwalk Shopping Centre
Bristol Redfield Redfield - Bus Stop outside Aldi
Church Road
Bristol Westbury-on-Trym Westbury-on-Trym Library
Bottom Falcondale Rd.
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
Leigh Delamere Services Leigh Delamere - Outbound - Eastbound Side
Return - Westbound Side - Coach Park
Liskeard Liskeard Lloyds Bank
The Parade, Liskeard, PL14 6AW
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
St Austell St Austell-Railway Station
PL25 4LA
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Truro Truro Fairmantle Street Coach Park
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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