Bordeaux is the area the place French artwork, historical past and meals shine

World-famous wine and mouth-watering meals make the French metropolis of Bordeaux an journey for the senses.

The southern area of France, which is plentiful in artwork, historical past and structure, can also be house to sweets resembling canelés, custard-centred pastries flavoured with rum and vanilla, and dunes blanches cream puffs.

Bordeaux is a area synonymous with meals and wine. It’s wine-making historical past dates again to 2500 BC when the Romans planted vines on the banks of the Garonne River, which flows to Bordeaux from the central Spanish Pyrenees mountains.

All through Scenic’s 2024 Stunning Bordeaux river cruise, company might be taken on an immersive culinary journey.

Every city alongside the 11-night journey, affords up its personal distinctive story, which travellers have ample time to absorb by means of cultural experiences or just time to roam by themselves.

Discover your passions with a variety of experiences in every vacation spot. Photograph: Scenic

As probably the most all-inclusive cruise on Europe’s waterways you’ll expertise a various vary of Freechoice excursions together with all the things from wine tastings at Grand Cru Classé estates to biking on eBikes by vine-lined chateaus.

For culinary lovers,  the Store with a Chef program is a selected spotlight, as the one cooking college on Europe’s rivers, Scenic Culinaire is an immersive alternative for Scenic company to delve deeper into France’s foodie tradition.

Wander by means of the native market guided by a chef to supply the easiest regional product, earlier than returning to your House-Ship to make use of your new elements in a cooking class.

Within the city of Cadillac, be guided by means of Roquetaillade Citadel by the present resident whose ancestors have lived there for greater than 700 years.

With Scenic, you too can select to go to a neighborhood truffle farm to forage with a neighborhood farmer and their hound, or Château Malromé, the household house of famed artist Toulouse Lautrec.

In Cognac, alongside the Gironde, travellers will uncover the Carriages Museum on web site at Bourg Citadel or spend a full day exploring the streets of Cognac and luxuriate in a tasting on the acclaimed property of brandy-producer Rémy Martin and naturally, with Scenic it’s all-included.

Les Bassins de Lumières
Les Bassins de Lumières. Photograph: Scenic

Within the coronary heart of the well-known Médoc area, travellers can immerse themselves in an unique classical live performance in Château d’Agassac, a as soon as in a lifetime occasion, while artwork lovers might be mesmerised by the digital artwork set up at a former submarine base situated within the coronary heart of Bordeaux.

With an unique present and after-hours entry, you will see your self taking a second as you view the colourful colors on this actually distinctive setting.

Once they aren’t exploring the points of interest on shore, passengers can unwind and bask in all-inclusive ultra-luxury on board the ship.

From watching the riverside surroundings cross by out of your personal balcony  to indulging within the luxurious facilities. These vary from the salt remedy room, fitness center, bars and lounges and solar deck.

Every journey with Scenic is spacious and with ample area as every House-Ship solely has a most of 163 company on board. Additional inclusions vary from private butler service for every visitor, small group onshore excursions and an all-inclusive value that included all meals, drinks, suggestions and gratuities.

To e-book your 2024 Europe River Cruise, go to,

Name 138 128 or contact your native Scenic Journey Advisor.