Glide past the stunning scenery of Burgundy aboard luxurious 'Prospérité,' taking in inspiring scenery from the on-deck spa tub. Visit châteaux and charming villages, coupled with a wine cellar tour and dinner ashore at a Michelin-starred restaurant. And always return to your lovely home away from home for an aperitif and gourmet dinner, prepared with ingredients personally selected by your onboard chef and prepared in the open, demonstration kitchen.
Day 1 - SUNDAY
Meet in Paris and transfer to ‘Prospérité,’ moored just outside Dijon. A welcome reception awaits,
with time to relax before a first gourmet
dinner on board.
Day 2 - MONDAY
Enjoy a guided, insider’s visit to Chateau d’Arcelot, the first neoclassical castle of Burgundy. After being personally welcomed by the castle's owner, Madame la Comtesse de Loisy, stroll the beautiful grounds, and then savor a taste of the house-made gourmet specialties.
Day 3 - TUESDAY
Visit Dijon on market day to explore the panorama of colorful produce on display in "Les Halles." Stroll through the city, brimming with French life, perhaps stopping at the famed mustard shops or visiting the extravagant Duke's palace. Then gather for a festive onboard captain’s dinner.
Day 4 - WEDNESDAY
Following a leisurely morning cruise, your afternoon takes you through the vineyards of Côte d'Or to Beaune, the wine capital of Burgundy. Explore the Hôtel-Dieu, a preserved medieval hospital dating from the 15th century.
Day 5 - THURSDAY
This morning, explore family-owned Domaine Amiot-Sercelle, a vintner that organically farms its own grapes, where you partake in a wine tasting, and later savor gourmet dinner ashore at Abbaye de la Bussière, an ancient Cistercian abbey now converted to a luxury inn with an award-winning bistro.
Day 6 - FRIDAY
Bask in the ambiance of the tranquil countryside on a relaxing morning cruise to Vandenesse-en-Auxois. After lunch, visit the magnificent hilltop village of Châteauneuf-en-Auxois where you tour the 15th-century fortress to see its time-worn relics. Return to Prospérité' for canapés and cocktails at sunset, followed by a gala Captain's Dinner to finish your cruise in style.
Day 7 - SATURDAY
After breakfast, transfer
to your Paris hotel where your