Rhone & Saone
The Rhone & Saone are a major European waterway, starting at the Rhone glacier in the Alps. It flows through Lake Geneva and then into France, where it meets the Saone at Lyon, before it eventually flows into the Mediterranean. It passes through a number of famous wine producing areas, including Burgundy, and also goes through Provence. River cruises are either on the Rhone between Lyon and Avignon and Arles, or on the Saone between Lyon and Chalon-sur-Saone.
There is a selection of cruise lines to choose between, including Amadeus River Cruises, AmaWaterways, APT, Avalon Waterways,
CMV Signature River Cruises, Cosmos Tours & Cruises, Emerald Waterways, Great Rail Journeys, Riviera Travel, Saga, Scenic, Shearings, Tauck River Cruising, The River Cruise Line, Titan Travel, Titan Uniworld, Uniworld and Viking River Cruises.
(page amended October 2016)