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Adventures Afloat: Invigorating France: A Walk-and-Barge Adventure in Burgundy

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Program #21396RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Experience the province of Burgundy and get close to the land in two ways: expert-led walking excursions through picturesque landscapes and a voyage through quiet canals aboard an exclusively-chartered “hotel barge.” Discover world-renowned vineyards and learn what makes Burgundy wines unique. Onboard the barge, follow canals that are like quiet back roads through the region. Complete your adventure with two nights in Paris.


Highlights

• Local experts lead walking excursions through the historic villages and lovely natural areas of Burgundy.
• Learn about Burgundy wines along the Route des Grands Crus, the “Road of the Great Wines.”
• Enjoy two nights in Paris and explore the City of Lights on expert-led field trips.

Activity Notes

Walking 3-5 miles at a time; sometimes two walking excursions per day. Terrain is generally flat with some gradual hills. Some cobblestones and other uneven footing.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Lyon, coach to Saint-Leger-sur-Dheune, embark Jeanine, 6 nights (ports of call include Chagny, Santenay, Chalon-sur-Saone, Saint-Jean-de-Losne, Petit-Ouges); disembark Dijon, train to Paris, 2 nights; departure.

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Sep 18 — Sep 27, 2014 waitlist only  

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8 nights of accommodations
22 meals: 8 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 8 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips

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