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Experience a 7-night river cruise from Arles to Lyon plus 3-night post-cruise land package in Paris, France


Featuring a Black History of Paris Tour

Announcing the first-ever “Soulful Epicurean Experience.”Sail aboard the award-winning AmaKristina in Arles as we sail through the South of France along the Rhône River to Lyon. Explore the cultural history of Marseille, delight in live performances on board and onshore, and conclude your journey in Paris, where many Black artists, writers, and entertainers made their mark. Enjoy a variety of experiences exclusive to this special itinerary, such as guided tours showcasing jazz, food, and wine, all while shining a light on Black heritage.

What's Included in Your River Cruise and Land Package:

  • 7-night river cruise in an elegantly appointed Riverview stateroom
  • All fine dining in multiple venues on board, including The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant
  • Complimentary wine, beer, and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Daily Sip & Sail Cocktail Hour
  • A variety of included excursions each day, such as guided hikes, bike rides, and tasting tours
  • Complimentary high-quality Wi-Fi
  • Transfer from the ship to your hotel in Paris via TGV high-speed train
  • A 3-night stay at the Renaissance Arc de Triomphe hotel in Paris* with daily breakfast
  • Specially curated Josephine Baker excursion and “Black History of Paris” city tour
  • The services of one of our wonderful Cruise Managers throughout your river cruise and land journey

Exclusive Excursion Highlight: Black History of Paris Tour

Discover centuries' worth of Black history as you venture to several sites in and around Paris during this exclusive full-day tour. You will see the iconic Arc de Triomphe and the Monument to the Abolition of Slavery as your guide shares the history of the Code noir, a decree passed by King Louis XIV in 1685 defining the conditions of slavery. From there, you will drive past Montmartre, learning about the cabarets and famous jazz musicians who made their mark here before walking through the African district, renowned for its African food and street vendors, and visiting Little Africa, a gallery space and cultural initiative in La Goutte d’or district. Your full-day tour also includes a panoramic tour of the left bank of Paris, the Latin Quarter, and Pantheon Square, where renowned US-born Black entertainer and civil rights activist Josephine Baker was inducted in November 2021..

Pont Du Gard

Roman Acqueduct

Vers-Pont-du-Gard, Gard, France

Les Halles de Lyon

Gourmet Food Market

Lyon, France

The Panthéon 
Josephine Baker Interred (2021) Paris, France


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This 156-passenger vessel boasts spacious staterooms with our exclusive Twin Balconies, a choice of dining venues, a heated pool with swim-up bar, complimentary Wi-Fi on board and more.


Reserve your next River Cruise with Peace of Mind:

Ask your Travel Advisor, Cilla Travel LLC at about our new Travel Waiver Pluus. Paris hotel may change based on availability. Solo travelers in a double occupancy must pay an additional single supplement amount before receiving any eligible discounts. Upgrades, port charges, airfares, optional land programs, visas, and gratuities are additional. Other restrictions may apply. For complete details, general information, and terms & conditions, please contact your Cilla Travel LLC.