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2018

Cluny Abbey

EXC_ABBAYE
# Trip

Cluny Abbey

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Description

You will leave by coach with your guide to the Cluny Abbey. Founded in 910 by William the Pious, the abbey was under the direct protection of Rome and its abbot was granted the role of mediator between the political leaders and the pope. This ancient Benedictine abbey extended a widespread influence on all of medieval Europe. Its church was the largest in all of West Christianity until the Saint Peter's basilica was built in Rome. In 1798, the abbey was sold as a national asset and thus dismantled, while its church was almost completely destroyed. Today, you can still admire their vestiges which bear witness to the past splendour of Cluny. Return on board in Macon.

 

Duration : approx. 3:00

  • Good walking shoes are recommended.
  • Times are approximate.
  • The order of the visits can change.
  • These excursions are not proposed for all the cruises and depend on the itinerary.
  • If the minimum of 25 participants is not reached, the excursion may be either cancelled or proposed at another rate, depending on the number of participants (to be paid for on board).
  • The excursions on the first evening and the morning following boarding are only guaranteed for the passengers who have booked the excursion before the cruise.

Cruises

This shore excursion is available for one or several cruises

From the Rhine to the Danube & the magic of 3 rivers (port-to-port cruise)

Next departure: 28/04/2019
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STRASBOURG - MAINZ - FRANKFURT - WURTZBOURG - NUREMBERG - REGENSBURG - PASSAU - VIENNA

From Strasbourg to Vienna, embark on a cruise on the Rhine and the Danube, two great rivers with unmatched beauty. You can admire the perfect combination of originality and modernity that dominates Mainz and Frankfurt.

9 Days
START IN 2019
Departure 28/04/2019
Arrival 06/05/2019
Ship : MS Beethoven Anchors : 4
Departure 06/05/2019
Arrival 14/05/2019
Ship : MS Symphonie Anchors : 5
Sold out
Departure 08/05/2019
Arrival 16/05/2019
Ship : MS Modigliani Anchors : 4

* Price based on double occupancy

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