Tauck Worldwide Discovery
Focusing on French cuisine and village life, A Taste of France features a 7-night Rhône River cruise aboard ms Swiss Emerald through vineyard country that's home to some of the world’s most exceptional wines. Tauck's epicurean delights begin in Paris with a reception and dinner at Fouquet’s, the celebrity hotspot on the Champs Élysées, a chocolate demonstration, and a pastry class designed especially for Tauck guests at École Lenôtre. Ride the high-speed TGV through the French countryside to Lyon to taste your way through Les Halles, Lyon's famed covered food market with its eye-popping vertical garden, and enjoy dinner at L’Abbaye de Collonges, created by the legendary chef Paul Bocuse. Cruise in search of culinary adventures along the Rhône... sipping Beaujolais in Beaujolais... dining al fresco at the Pont du Gard... sampling Provençal specialties for lunch at a private ranch in La Camargue... and learning secrets at a cooking demonstration at an award-winning cooking school in Valence. It's the ultimate Rhône River cruise to the soul of French haute cuisine!
Duration + Departures:
Select departures April through October, 2017 and again April through October, 2018
Paris, Lyon, Viviers,Arles, La Camargue, Avignon, Pont du Gard, Roussillon, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Tournon, Valence.
Up to an additional 5% savings plus complimentary, round-trip ground transfers, and a FREE one-night pre-tour hotel stay in Paris!
Tauck World Discovery
About Tauck World Discovery
A high attention to detail and an ability to offer unique insider experiences has earned this upscale tour operator top marks among the travel elite. Tour leaders are knowledgeable, accommodations are luxe, and itineraries mix sightseeing and structured activities with opportunities for independent exploration and leisure time. Choose from more than 100 itineraries worldwide; highlights include “Essence of Japan,” “Alpine Interlude” (Switzerland), and “Israel and Jordan” (new in 2010).