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2023 France Culinary Cruises

11 day Scenic River Cruise from $7325 pp share twin, includes 2 Scenic Enrich Experiences

Sale Period

Valid until 30 Sep 22 Unless sold out earlier

 

11 day Scenic River Cruise from
$7325
pp share twin, includes 2 Scenic Enrich Experiences

Experience the flavours of France

Discover the elegant art of French cooking through Scenic’s Culinary Cruises and be a part of France’s love affair with food.


Four reasons to book a France Culinary Cruise

Sample fresh, regional produce
France is renowned for its exceptional produce; full of all the flavours of a country that prides itself on using only the best ingredients.
The art of French winemaking
From learning to construct a barrel from a professional cooper, to blind tastings of local wines, you can sip your way in style along France’s waterways.
Cooking Classes
Shop with a Chef to learn to pick the freshest ingredients for your Scenic Culinaire on board cooking class. Visit the 3 Michelin Star Restaurant Georges Blanc for an enlightening cooking demonstration.
Complementary condiments
The piquant mustard, fresh olive oil from an olive farm, ‘black diamonds’ in the dirt of a truffle farm plus the most divine Valrhona chocolates await.


11 Day Tastes of Southern France from $7325pp in a standard suite, Balcony Suite from $10,575pp based on 07 Aug 2023 departure

Learning the art of barrel making at a cooperage
A visit to an organic goat cheese farm with tasting
An on board dinner prepared by Michelin star chef Didier Goiffon
Explore Beaune and visit a local mustard producer
After-hours access to Cité Du Chocolate
Lunch at a Bouchon restaurant in Lyon
2 Scenic Enrich experiences including after hours access to the Cite du Chocolate where you will enjoy an interactive workshop and a private classical concert in the mighty Popes Palace in Avignon – Exclusive to Scenic


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11 Day Flavours of Bordeaux from $7575 pp in a standard suite, Balcony Suite from $10,825pp based on 28 Jul 2023 departure

A visit to a Lillet producer
Markets experience at Château de La Rivière
Explore the Pomerol wine region
Learn the art of barrel making at a cooperage
Master the art of food photography during an on board class
Exclusive after-hours access to Les Bassins de Lumières
2 Scenic Enrich experiences including after hours access to Bassins de Lumières, the former submarine base converted into a digital art space and a classical concert at the beautiful Château d’Agassac – all Exclusive to Scenic

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Truly all-inclusive luxury - Standard Scenic Inclusions 

5-Star Scenic Space-Ship with up to 149 guests
Spacious Balcony Suites with an innovative Scenic Sun Lounge
Personalise your trip with 24 included Scenic Freechoice activities
Dine at your choice of up to five on board venues, from casual to fine dining
29 meals – 10 breakfasts (B), 9 lunches (L) and 10 dinners (D)
Complimentary premium beverages all day, every day
Butler service for every suite
Complimentary full mini-bar restocked daily
Innovative Salt Therapy Lounge and fitness area
Scenic Tailormade App for river commentary and independent exploration
The freedom of our e-bikes – electrically assisted bicycles
Scenic Cruise Director to guide and assist & expert local guides
Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
Return airport transfers
All tipping and gratuities on board and on shore
 
  
Offers are subject to availability and not available on all departures and suites.


Book with Confidence

Deposit Protection Plan^
Add Scenic’s Deposit Protection Plan (DPP) to your 2023 Europe River Cruise booking for $125pp. Scenic’s Deposit Protection Plan (DPP) is also available to add to Scenic Eclipse 2023/2024 bookings for $250pp.
This plan enables you to cancel a cruise to invoiced final Payment Date. Your deposit will be held as a Future Travel Credit, less any third-party cancellation and/or administrative fees, to use for a future booking within 24 months. Excludes South America land journeys.
Please ask your local House of Travel consultant for a Scenic brochure

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Terms and Conditions

#Super Earlybird offers
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Save an extra $1,000pp on your Balcony Suite or $500pp on your Standard Suite cruise fare on selected Scenic Space-Ship cruises of 11 days or longer
Valid for Rhine, Main, Danube & France cruises of 11 days or longer. Save an extra $1,000 per person Super Earlybird offers are available on Sapphire & Diamond Deck suites only, excluding the Single Balcony Suite (Category BS). For Standard Suites on the Jewel Deck (no balcony), a Super Earlybird Discount of $500 per person is applicable. Super Earlybird offers are for new bookings only and not available for bookings using a Future Travel Credit (FTC) Voucher. Excludes Russia and all cruises up to 10 days. Full payment is due 12 months prior to departure for Super Earlybird offers to apply. Once sold out or if full payment is not received the standard Earlybird offers, Scenic Savings or best available offer will apply. 

*Earlybird Offers
*Offers are subject to availability and not combinable with other offers. A non-refundable deposit of $1,000 per person is due within 7 days of booking. A second non-refundable deposit of $2,000 per person is due by 30 November 2021 or 11 months prior to departure, whichever comes first.

2Booking two or more cruises back-to-back
Save 5% on your cruise price when booking two or more consecutive cruises back-to-back and in the same booking. Discount is based on cruise content and suite upgrades only and excludes port charges and taxes, air and any other additional items. 

‡Flexible Booking Policy
To ensure guests can book with confidence, for all new 2022/2023 bookings Scenic Group are including a Flexible Booking Policy which allows guests to defer travel and transfer to an alternate departure or itinerary or cancel up to 60 days prior to travel, with no Scenic Group fees (3rd party fees may apply). For cancellations, the value of the booking will be applied as a Future Travel Credit (FTC) which is valid for 24 months.  This flexible booking and cancellation policy excludes Russia, Canada, South America, Australia and New Zealand land touring. Please note, final payment due date will remain as per booking conditions; however, this flexible policy allows changes to be made up to 60 days prior to travel. 

^Deposit Protection Plan
Complimentary Deposit Protection Plan (DPP) has been included for 2022 Europe river cruise bookings before 30 November 2021. This offer applies to new bookings only as is not applicable for re-bookings made with a Future Travel Credit voucher. Where you cancel a tour or cruise prior to the invoiced final Payment Date, and the Deposit Protection Plan applies, We will hold Your deposit, less any third party cancellation and/or administrative fees incurred by Us, for Our tour products only, (i.e. not products provided by third parties such as air travel), then We will credit the remainder of the deposit towards an alternative tour product, if You book within 24 months of cancellation. The DPP is not combinable with any other exceptional discounts or offers, that may be promoted at the time You pay Your deposit. If You do not rebook within 24 months, or utilise all of Your Deposit, it will be forfeited. If You have booked a tour with an applicable Fly Deal or other Earlybird offer, any airline cancellation fees will be deducted from the deposit amount if flights have been ticketed. The Deposit Protection Plan does not, nor is it intended to, replace travel insurance. 

†Platinum Protection Plan
The Platinum Protection Plan (“PPP”) is available for new river and ocean cruising bookings for travel after 1 January 2022 for Scenic and Emerald Cruises (“Eligible Booking”). The PPP must be purchased together with the Eligible Booking at time such booking is made and may not be added at a later date. The PPP is not available on Russian cruises, Russian cruise tours, Amazon and Galapagos cruises or land tours and the PPP is also not available to new bookings using a Future Travel Credit. If you have purchased the PPP with an Eligible Booking, and your Eligible Booking is cancelled due to a one or more Prescribed Reasons, any time on or before 31 days prior to your prior to the date your journey commences with Us, including flight arrangements, we will refund the cost of your Eligible Booking, less the PPP Fee, airline cancellation fees, if any and travel agent administration fees; or if cancellation occurs at any time on or after 30 days but no later than 15 days prior to your prior to the date your journey commences with Us, including flight arrangements due to one or more Prescribed Reasons, we will refund 70% of the cost of your Eligible Booking, after deducting the PPP Fee and travel agent administration fees. If you have booked a cruise with an applicable Fly Deal or other Earlybird Offer, any airline cancellation fees will be deducted from the refund amount if flights have been ticketed. The PPP is not an insurance policy and does not, nor is it intended to, replace any travel insurance or cancellation and interruption insurance. For full terms please refer to scenicnz.com/ppp.

For full terms and conditions visit scenicnz.com/terms.

Sale Period

Valid until 30 Sep 22 Unless sold out earlier

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