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Cruises from Avignon, France

Cruise Date Nts
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 17 Mar 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 24 Mar 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 24 Mar 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 29 Mar 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 29 Mar 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 29 Mar 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 29 Mar 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 31 Mar 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 7 Apr 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 7 Apr 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 12 Apr 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 12 Apr 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 12 Apr 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 12 Apr 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 14 Apr 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 21 Apr 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 21 Apr 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 26 Apr 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 26 Apr 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 26 Apr 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 26 Apr 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 28 Apr 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 5 May 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 5 May 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 10 May 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 10 May 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 10 May 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 10 May 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 12 May 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 19 May 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 19 May 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 24 May 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 24 May 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 24 May 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 24 May 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 26 May 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 2 Jun 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 2 Jun 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 7 Jun 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 7 Jun 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 7 Jun 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 7 Jun 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 9 Jun 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 16 Jun 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 16 Jun 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 21 Jun 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 21 Jun 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 21 Jun 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 21 Jun 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 23 Jun 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 30 Jun 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 30 Jun 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 5 Jul 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 5 Jul 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 5 Jul 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 5 Jul 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 7 Jul 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 14 Jul 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 14 Jul 2020 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 19 Jul 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 21 Jul 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 28 Jul 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 28 Jul 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 2 Aug 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 2 Aug 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 2 Aug 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 2 Aug 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 4 Aug 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 11 Aug 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 11 Aug 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 16 Aug 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 16 Aug 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 16 Aug 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 16 Aug 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 18 Aug 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 25 Aug 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 25 Aug 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 30 Aug 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 30 Aug 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 30 Aug 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 30 Aug 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 1 Sep 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 8 Sep 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 8 Sep 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 13 Sep 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 13 Sep 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 13 Sep 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 13 Sep 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 15 Sep 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 22 Sep 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 22 Sep 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 27 Sep 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 27 Sep 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 27 Sep 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 27 Sep 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 29 Sep 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 6 Oct 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 6 Oct 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 11 Oct 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 11 Oct 2020 14
Catherine, Joie de Vivre & Bon Voyage, Ultimate France 2020 ex Avignon to Bordea 11 Oct 2020 21
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 11 Oct 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 13 Oct 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 20 Oct 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 20 Oct 2020 7
Catherine, Burgundy & Provence ex Avignon to Lyon 25 Oct 2020 7
Catherine & Joie de Vivre, Grand France 2020 ex Avignon to Paris 25 Oct 2020 14
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 25 Oct 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 27 Oct 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 3 Nov 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 3 Nov 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 10 Nov 2020 7
Heimdal & Rinda, France's Finest 2020 ex Avignon to Paris (Le Pecq) 17 Nov 2020 14
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 17 Nov 2020 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 16 Mar 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 23 Mar 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 28 Mar 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 30 Mar 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 6 Apr 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 11 Apr 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 13 Apr 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 20 Apr 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 25 Apr 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 27 Apr 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 4 May 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 9 May 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 11 May 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 18 May 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 23 May 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 25 May 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 1 Jun 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 6 Jun 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 8 Jun 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 15 Jun 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 20 Jun 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 22 Jun 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 29 Jun 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 4 Jul 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 6 Jul 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 13 Jul 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 18 Jul 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 20 Jul 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 27 Jul 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 1 Aug 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 3 Aug 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 10 Aug 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 15 Aug 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 17 Aug 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 24 Aug 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 29 Aug 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 31 Aug 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 7 Sep 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 12 Sep 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 14 Sep 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 21 Sep 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 26 Sep 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 28 Sep 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 5 Oct 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 10 Oct 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 12 Oct 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 19 Oct 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 24 Oct 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 26 Oct 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 2 Nov 2021 7
Buri, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 7 Nov 2021 7
Delling, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 9 Nov 2021 7
Heimdal, Lyon & Provence 2020 ex Avignon to Lyon 16 Nov 2021 7

Avignon, France

Avignon is one of the major cities of Provence, in Southern France. It is the main city of the departement of Vaucluse, and is located on the banks of the Rhone river. The city is probably best known for its Palais des Papes (Palace of the Popes), where the Popes lived for much of the 14th century. For centuries, it has also been one of the major artistic centres of France.

Avignon has an immaculately preserved medieval town with endless impressively decorated buildings, ancient churches, chapels and convents, and plenty of places to eat and drink. There is a great shopping area, with pedestrian streets without cars and loads of shops of all kinds. Southeast of the Place de l'Horloge: rue des Marchands, rue Rouge and ajoining streets are full of clothing and other shops.

Things to See & Do

* Palace of the Popes
* Le Pont Saint-Benezet - bridge
* Museum of Modern Art
* Notre Dame Des Doms – cathedral
* Calvet Museum

General Information

Cruise Season – Feb to Dec
Currency - Euro (€)
Language – French
Land Area – 64.78 km²
Population – 92,000 appox
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC + one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 33

Port Location – The port is centrally located on the Rhone River.

Travel Links – Avignon lies on the TGV line from Paris to Marseille, about three hours from Paris, Gare de Lyon. It is also served by numerous local and regional services.

Local and regional trains call at the central station, outside the walls on the southern edge of the old town. TGVs call at Avignon TGV, about 2km out of town. It is also possible to catch the Eurostar direct from London to Avignon.

The airport is 8 km southeast of the center, at the Exposition Center, and along the main N7 highway. There is no bus or shuttle to town.
Bus Line 57A runs daily between Saint Rémy-de-Provence and Avignon, with stops in Eyragues, Chateaurenard and Rognonas.