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Grande France - Arles to Paris

From £9,299pp

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Unlimited drinks & included gratuities*

Sail with Uniworld, as seen on Channel 5's Cruising with Jane McDonald

Included shore excursions & free wi-fi*

6★ All-Inclusive boutique river cruising*


Cruise Overview

  • Duration 14 nights
  • Departs 07 Jul 2024
  • Sails from Arles
  • Ship S.S. Catherine
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍2004963

Your Itinerary

An aerial view of Arles

Arles Sun 07 Jul 2024

An aerial view of Arles

Arles, a city steeped in history and beauty, sits nestled in the heart of the Provence region of southern France.

An aerial view of Tarascon

Tarascon Mon 08 Jul 2024

An aerial view of Tarascon

Tarascon, nestled along the banks of the Rhône River in southern France, is steeped in medieval charm and Provençal tradition.

A panoramic view of Avignon from the Rhone River

Avignon, France Tue 09 Jul 2024

A panoramic view of Avignon from the Rhone River

This medieval city on the Rhône River is most famous for the fact that it was the seat of Catholic popes who fled Rome in the early 14th century in order to escape corruption.

The bridge over the Rhone River in Viviers

Viviers, France Wed 10 Jul 2024

The bridge over the Rhone River in Viviers

Viviers, a hidden gem nestled along the banks of the Rhône River in the Ardèche region of France, is a town steeped in history and timeless charm.

A panoramic view of Tournon

Tournon, France Thu 11 Jul 2024

A panoramic view of Tournon

Tournon-sur-Rhône, nestled along the banks of the majestic Rhône in the heart of France's picturesque Ardèche region, is a town rich in history and culture

A panoramic view of Lyon

Lyon, France Fri 12 Jul 2024

A panoramic view of Lyon

Lyon, France's third-largest city, is a captivating blend of ancient history, culinary excellence and vibrant culture.

Macon's cityscape

Macon Sat 13 Jul 2024

Macon's cityscape

Mâcon, a charming city in southern Burgundy, France, is a hidden treasure on the banks of the Saône River.

A panoramic view of Lyon

Lyon, France Sun 14 Jul 2024

A panoramic view of Lyon

Lyon, France's third-largest city, is a captivating blend of ancient history, culinary excellence and vibrant culture.

Seine River Cruises

Paris Sun 14 Jul 2024

Seine River Cruises

Having acted as a commercial waterway for centuries, the Seine River has played an important role in France’s history.

La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon Mon 15 Jul 2024

La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon is a commune in the Val-d'Oise department in Île-de-France in northern France. It is located in the Vexin regional nature park. The commune grew around the Château de La Roche-Guyon, upon which historically it depended for its existence. The commune's population in 2015 was 464.

Seine River Cruises

Vernon Mon 15 Jul 2024

Seine River Cruises

Having acted as a commercial waterway for centuries, the Seine River has played an important role in France’s history.

A garden in Giverny

Giverny Mon 15 Jul 2024

A garden in Giverny

Giverny, a quaint village in Normandy, France, is a haven of pastoral beauty and artistic legacy.

Rouen Normandy Dial Clock Timbered House

Rouen Tue 16 Jul 2024

Rouen Normandy Dial Clock Timbered House

Nestled along the meandering Seine River in northern France, Rouen emerges as a city where history, art and culture converge in a captivating symphony.

A panoramic view of Caudebec-en-Caux

Caudebec-en-Caux Wed 17 Jul 2024

A panoramic view of Caudebec-en-Caux

Caudebec-en-Caux, a charming town in the Normandy region of France, is nestled along the scenic banks of the Seine River.

Rouen Normandy Dial Clock Timbered House

Rouen Thu 18 Jul 2024

Rouen Normandy Dial Clock Timbered House

Nestled along the meandering Seine River in northern France, Rouen emerges as a city where history, art and culture converge in a captivating symphony.

Mantes la Jolie

Mantes la Jolie Fri 19 Jul 2024

Mantes la Jolie

Mantes-la-Jolie is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France region of north-central France. It is located to the west of Paris, 48.4 km from the centre of the capital. Mantes-la-Jolie is a subprefecture; in 2016, it had a population of 44,231.

Seine River Cruises

Paris Sat 20 Jul 2024

Seine River Cruises

Having acted as a commercial waterway for centuries, the Seine River has played an important role in France’s history.

What's included *

  • Elegantly appointed riverview staterooms and suites with luxurious amenities from Hermes and L’Occitane en Provence
  • In-suite butler service on all ships in Europe (not available in Russia & Portugal)
  • Stays at luxurious and centrally located five-star hotels where applicable
  • All gratuities on board and ashore including local guides and bus drivers (gratuities included vary in Russia and Asia)
  • All transportation throughout the trip
  • All meals onboard, prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients
  • Unlimited beverages on board including local fine wines, sparkling wines and champagne, handmade cocktails, craft beer and premium spirits (inclusions vary for Russia and Asia)
  • A variety of on board dining experiences with open seating and a casual-elegant dress code
  • Local entertainment & insightful lectures on board
  • Ship-wide Wi-Fi access (excludes Russia & Asia)
  • Fully escorted excursions with English-speaking local guides
  • Services of a dedicated Uniworld Cruise/Tour Manager
  • Health & Sanitation Protocols: - All guests must complete a health screening prior to embarkation. - Gloves, face masks and small bottles of hand sanitizer will be readily available for each guest. - All coffee table books, magazines and brochures have been removed from public use. Guests will be able to access these reading materials via a complimentary PressReader app on their mobile devices. For full details, please visit the Uniworld cruise line page. Health & Sanitation Protocol features may vary in Russia & Asia.
  • Book with ROL Cruise and earn exclusive Cruise Miles® + your River Heritage Club rewards with Uniworld
  • Plus, book by 8pm 31st May 2024 and SAVE an additional £150 off of the advertised fares*

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Lavishly appointed riverview stateroom (194 sq ft - 18 sq m) with a French balcony Handcrafted Savoir Beds of England, generous built-in closets, hair dryer, individual climate-control thermostat, direct-dial telephone, flatscreen TV with infotainment centre, and safe Marble bathroom includes: Asprey bath and body products, plush towels, special towel warmers, backlit magnifying mirror, heated mirrors, cosy bathrobes and slippers

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The Ship - S.S. Catherine

  • Occupancy159
  • Length443 ft (135.03 m)
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Uniworld River Cruises’ second Super Ship, S.S. Catherine, continues the cruise line's proud tradition of excellence with sumptuous materials and meticulous attention to detail. The vessel’s opulent interiors include a two-storey lobby with a specially commissioned Murano glass chandelier and whimsical life-size glass horse.

What’s onboard: 24-Hour Coffee and Tea Station, Bar, Bar du Leopard, Bridge, Cézanne Restaurant, Fitness Center, Guest Laundry, Matisse Terrace, Reception, Serenity River Spa, Sun Deck, Swimming Pool, The Coffee Shop, Van Gogh Lounge and much, much more.

S.S. Catherine

Experience the Difference

  • Our ABTA membership & ATOL licence protects all our packages or tailor-made holidays booked through ROL Cruise, so you can book with confidence knowing you are fully protected
  • Award-winning Cruise Miles® loyalty programme; with over 400,000 UK members
  • Winners of more than 50 Cruise Awards over the last 5 years
  • The UK's No.1 Independent Cruise Specialist; delivering impartial advice
  • Customer satisfaction at 98% and a Feefo score of 4.9/5.
  • Expert staff with over 1,000 years of combined travel expertise offering 5★ service
  • Flexible Payment Options Available
  • Celebrating over 25 years as a cruise-only specialist
  • Insurance Guidance - ROL Cruise will assist you with obtaining insurance cover, including Covid-cover.
  • Key strategic partner with the major cruise lines
  • Ambassadors representing us and guiding our customers onboard and at key locations on their holidays

Uniworld River Cruises FAQs

What plug sockets are in my cabin?

Europe and Russia sailings: The European standard 220 volts with a 110v outlet in every stateroom and suite. ROL Cruise recommends taking an adapter plug with you.

Egypt and Peru sailings: Voltage is 220V/50HZ on board the ship and in hotels. You will need a three-pin adapter and possibly a voltage converter.

India sailings: Voltage is 220V/50HZ on board the ship and in hotels. On board the ship outlets that accommodate both 110V and 220V appliances are available in the suites. In the hotels you will need a three-pin adapter and possibly a voltage converter.

Vietnam and Cambodia: Voltage is 220V/50HZ on board the ship and in hotels. On board the ship outlets that accommodate both 110V and 220V appliances are available in the suites. In the hotels you will need a three-pin adapter and possibly a voltage converter. In Cambodia you will need a two-round-pin-type adapter plug and a three-flat-pin-type adaptor plug in Vietnam.


Is smoking permitted onboard Uniworld’s fleet?

Smoking is permitted in designated outdoor spaces. Smoking is not permitted in any inside space or in your stateroom/suite including E Cigarettes and Vapes.


What language is spoken on board?

The language spoken on board Uniworld’s fleet is English.


Is there a dress code onboard?

The dress code on board is smart casual.

On shore, comfortable walking shoes are highly recommended.

Clothing will be determined by the climate and shore excursions. Please be advised that some shore excursions will visit temples or holy sites – guests will need to cover their shoulders and knees.


When can I book my shore excursions?

Optional excursions are available to book once on board.


Are drinks included on board?

Europe: Complimentary house wine, local beer, soft drinks, tea, and coffee will be served throughout the cruise.

Egypt sailings: Complimentary house wine, local beer, soft drinks, tea, and coffee are served during lunch and dinner on board.

India sailings: Complimentary house wine, local beer, soft drinks, tea, and coffee will be served throughout the cruise.

Peru sailings: Complimentary house wine, local beer, soft drinks, tea, and coffee will be served on board between 6am and 11pm throughout the cruise.

Vietnam and Cambodia sailings: Complimentary house wine, local beer, soft drinks, tea, and coffee will be served throughout the cruise.


Are there accessible cabins?

There are no accessible cabins on board, however all stateroom/suites have showers with handrails.


Are Uniworld river cruises able to cater to dietary needs/intolerances?

Uniworld can cater for most dietary requirements, please inform your ROL Cruise consultant of any dietary needs or allergies in advance so Uniworld can accommodate your needs.


Is Wi-Fi included on my Uniworld cruise?

Wi-Fi is complimentary on most sailings to Europe but cannot be guaranteed. It is not available on select Europe sailings, Egypt, India, Russia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Mekong or Peru sailings.


What is the baggage allowance on board?

Due to limited space on board, guests are permitted to bring one suitcase and 1 carry on, excess luggage will be subject to an excess baggage charge. If you are flying, you will need to check with the airline as they will have their own luggage restrictions.


Are gratuities included?

Gratuities are included for on board personnel. You may wish to tip ground staff, this is at your discretion.


* Terms & Conditions

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The offer: £150 voucher is based on 2 people sharing a cabin. Minimum spend of £5,999 applies. £150 discount is per booking and will be subtracted from the total booking value. For new bookings only booked between 24th May 2024 and 8pm 31st May 2024 and not combinable with FCC’s or booked on board bookings. Further T&C’s apply. E&OE.

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