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"Day 10 and a trip to the Old Town in Lyon and its ancient secret passageways and a visit to the Notre Dame Basilica for a lofty view of the city meant that we had one more gastronomic evening masterpiece to enjoy before heading back to the UK the following day.The Arles Amphitheatre and other Roman artefacts are also listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site But Arles is probably best known for its association with Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh who travelled there from Paris in 1888 and created more than 1,000 works of art during his most prolific period...."Read More
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Out-of-this-world staff and service on Scenic Space-Ship!

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Essex duo on holiday
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

It was our first overseas holiday for over three years and there was more than a little trepidation as my wife and I waited for our flight to Lyon and the start of our "Spectacular South of France" river cruise. Would Scenic's very high standards be maintained in the face of Covid and its associated problems? Would the Scenic crew still be of the very highest quality as they have, in the past, ...
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Sail Date: October 2022


Everything About the Scenic Sapphire Rhone River Cruise Was First Class

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claudegaron
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

Having enjoyed a smaller canal cruise in Alsace, we were ready to try a cruise on the Rhone river. Reviews of various river cruise lines consistently pointed to Scenic as a quality choice. Although the Sapphire is not new, we found it to be sparkling in both design and maintenance. We were welcomed on board by the captain and his staff and assigned to a lovely balcony cabin, newly serviced and ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


Exceptional quality and variety of excursions in an all inclusive river cruise

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Denis St-Jules
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

No better way to visit the South of France, than in a floating 5 star boutique hotel. Difficult to find fault with any aspect of the cruise. The staff is attentive, enthusiastic and oh so professional. The food is first rate and reflects the cuisine of the regions visited. The excursions are plentiful, varied and enriching. Despite a slight complication due to high water levels on the Saône ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Very enjoyable trip.

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SZLai
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Everything is possible on this cruise. The officers and crew on board are very friendly and helpful. The drinks and food are all very good. The outings are thoughtfully planned with consideration of the capabilities of the guests. While most of the guests are retired and generally senior in nature, many are very friendly and became friends towards the end of the trip. The most interesting nature ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Scenic Tours’ Spectacular South of France river cruise

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KVV
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We have just returned from Scenic Tours’ Spectacular South of France river cruise. This was our fourth river cruise with Scenic and it was every bit as enjoyable as the previous three. The crew on the Scenic Sapphire could not have been more accommodating and helpful. Our room was cleaned perfectly every morning and every evening by our wonderful room maid, Gabi. The waiters in the lounge ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Every aspect was a highlight. Magnificent!

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Lynndylou
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

I had done the Rhine River Cruise before and thoroughly enjoyed it. This one was equally as brilliant but maybe a little less “hectic”. A joy from beginning to end. The staff were so friendly, welcoming and professional. The food was exceptional. The scenery and tours were all first class, five star all the way! Everything was so well organised that you knew every day exactly what time to ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


Great staff

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Lenwoolley
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Travel agent recommended. Everything was wonderful. We enjoyed the room very much except for the septic odour that was prevalent on a number of occasions and the lighting, which was not very good, especially for the application of make-up. The cleaning staff did an excellent job of taking care of any requests we had and tried on a number of occasions to get rid of the door, with some success ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


Relaxing and enjoyable way to experience South France

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Janda395
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Our third time with Scenic Tours, one land tour and two river cruises. They have always been very well organised and the Rhone river cruise was no exception, with cheerful and highly professional staff, beginning with a warm welcome on board. The Free Choice excursions were well chosen with a good selection and everyone got their first choice. All were accompanied by authorised Tour and City ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


Scenic Maintains Standards

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PeterN
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

A Rhone cruise seemed the best way to explore this area of France. Scenic are not cheap but are all inclusive so there's no need to spend any money if you don't want to. Scenic set high standards - equivalent to a five star hotel but informal - smart casual is as good as it gets for evening dining. This cruise delivered what it said it would. The captain was excellent - visible and ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


Cruising the Rhone

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fingeroth
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

been on prior scenic cruises twice before..though they could never exceed previous levels but they did..ship completely updated with hot tub, gym, masseuse, hairdresser, manicurist...staff attentive to all our quirky requests and needs..doing our laundry was huge. food is gourmet and plentiful. always have special needs food for vegetarians, gluten free diets..staff actually learns your names ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


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