Enticing beaches and historic harbour towns to explore, exquisite wines and sweet treats to enjoy – France has something for every taste. Experience the highlights of France’s west coast and spend plenty of time in Bordeaux, the capital of wine.
Extend your stay with the previous cruise EUR2208 and save € 1,200 per person or with the subsequent cruise EUR2210 and save € 800 per person (applies to Categories 1 – 11, except guaranteed price categories).
Scheduled flight from Germany to Bilbao
Transfer to embarkation point
Bilbao/Spain, departure 0.00 hrs
Saint-Jean-de-Luz/France , 7.00 – 14.00 hrs
Bordeaux/France, arrival 8.15 hrs
Bordeaux/France, departure 20.00 hrs
Le Palais/Belle-Ile/France , 10.00 – 23.00 hrs
Relaxation at sea
Cherbourg/France , 7.00 – 19.00 hrs
Honfleur/France, arrival 5.00 hrs
Honfleur/France, departure 4.45 hrs
Antwerp/Belgium, 8.00 – 17.00 hrs
Antwerp is one of the oldest and biggest cities in Flanders and the centre of the world's diamond industry and diamond trade. The tradition of diamond-cutting has been nurtured and developed here for more than five centuries. Brussels, Belgium's capital city, de facto capital of the European Union, and headquarters of NATO, boasts a large number of historic buildings that are well worth a visit, while the collections in the museums have a worldwide reputation. At the heart of the city of Ghent is Europe's mightiest moated castle. From here, on a stretch no more than 500 m long, numerous magnificent structures soar skywards, uniting to present an impressive picture of medieval city architecture.
Night passage through the Kiel Canal
Kiel/Germany, arrival 7.00 hrs
Individual travel arrangements from cruise arrival point
The following programmes can be booked.
Please note that our pre- and post-cruise programmes are conducted in German and are charged additionally to the travel package. The prices and conditions for these programmes can be found on the German travel details page and are charged additionally to the travel package. For individual programmes kindly consult your travel agent.
The following programmes are offered in German:
Explore your cruise destinations on a more personal basis as a couple – ideal for all those who don’t want to be part of a group. The excursions in the programmes are accompanied by a local tour guide who will be happy to attend to your individual wishes. There will also be enough time and space for your own activities. Transfers are exclusively by private car with private drivers. Prices for solo travellers or groups of three or more are available on request.
Our popular pre- and post-cruise programmes include a broad spectrum of excursions and are usually accompanied by experienced Hapag-Lloyd Cruises tour guides. Recommended for guests who like to share their experiences with a group of like-minded travellers. Explore specially selected highlights of your holiday destination and enjoy the convenience of group travel – we will take care of the transfers, excursions and overnight stays.