2022 Season

South of France on the Rhone and Saone

tour: 4010
8 days from Lyon to Lyon
Cruise through the specatacular South of France on the MS Lord Byron and marvel at the Rhône Valley and the many wonders of the Saône River. In one journey, you’ll have the chance to see iconic cities such as Lyon, also known as the " City of Lights", Macon, Arles, and Avignon.

Complete your cruising experience by pre-purchasing the optional shore excursion package, offering exceptional value and only available for pre-purchase on “MyCosmos” up to 20 days prior to tour departure. It includes the following excursions:
• Cluny Benedictine Monastery visit
• Lyon City sightseeing tour
• Viviers old town guided walking tour
• Arles guided walking tour
• Camargue nature paradise excursion, including Les-Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer visit
• Avignon waking tour including Pope’s Palace visit and St. Benezet bridge
• Train de l’Ardèche

For excursion details, please see the day-by-day itinerary.


Our cruises are popular with international customers and announcements on board the ships will be made in multiple European languages. Our Cruise Director speaks English and German.
The “Starting at” or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per person based on twin occupancy and any applicable port charges, non-commissionable taxes/fees, and intra-vacation flights are included in the price shown.   International airfare, however, is not included. If price is crossed out, the new price shown includes a limited time promotional offer(s). Please review current promotions or deals for additional information.