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2022 2023

Nantes: the machines de l'ile, secret courtyards and covered passageways

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Nantes: the machines de l'ile, secret courtyards and covered passageways

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Description

Leaving from the dock in Nantes, you'll set out to discover the magical world of the Machines de l'île. This totally unprecedented artistic project is a cross between the imaginations of Jules Verne and Leonardo da Vinci. After this exceptional tour, we'll continue on to explore Nantes through its hidden courtyards and covered passageways reflecting the glorious past of the city's grand families from the 15th century to today.

PLEASE NOTE

  • Times are approximate.
  • The order of the visits can change.
  • Wear comfortable, sturdy walking shoes and suitable clothing.

Cruises

This shore excursion is available for one or several cruises

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Next departures: 29/04/2023, 04/05/2023, ...
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Nantes - Vannes - Quiberon - Carnac - Auray - Vannes - NANTES - SAINT-NAZAIRE - NANTES - ANCENIS - CHALONNES-SUR-LOIRE - The Châteaux of the Loire Valley - ANCENIS - NANTES

Begin your vacation with an exclusive three-day trip through Brittany, a proud French region with a more-than-thousand-year-old heritage that has spread its influence across the area. From the prehistoric megaliths in Carnac to the wave-beaten coasts of the Quiberon Peninsula, set off on a journey through a stunning region shaped by humans and nature alike. Top off your Breton experience with breakfast in a local crêperie and a visit to Auray, a charming village on the Gulf of Morbihan. Then climb aboard for a cruise on the Loire, the royal river with legendary scenery.

8 Days
START IN 2023
Departure 29/04/2023
Arrival 06/05/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 04/05/2023
Arrival 11/05/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 13/06/2023
Arrival 20/06/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 03/07/2023
Arrival 10/07/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 28/07/2023
Arrival 04/08/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 22/08/2023
Arrival 29/08/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 27/08/2023
Arrival 03/09/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 16/09/2023
Arrival 23/09/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 26/09/2023
Arrival 03/10/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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From the Châteaux of Chambord and Chenonceau to the Loire Valley

Next departures: 14/06/2023, 08/08/2023, ...
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A taste of Paris linked with the history of France: discover the castles of the Loire between Chambord and Chenonceau before boarding the river boat for a cruise on the Royal Loire river whose beautiful landscapes are legendary. Visit Nantes and The Machines of the Isle of Nantes, a gallery that recreates the imaginary world of the famous writer Jules Verne. Discover Saint-Nazaire and admire its shipyard and the Escal'Atlantic which immerses you in the world of steamships from the beginnings of their gigantic construction to life on board. Soak up the magical castles of the Loire such as Brissac, the highest castle in France whose monumental facades rise up from its large landscaped park. 

7 Days
START IN 2023
Departure 14/06/2023
Arrival 20/06/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 08/08/2023
Arrival 14/08/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 22/09/2023
Arrival 28/09/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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Embark on a cruise on the Royal Loire River whose beauty is legendary. Visit Nantes and The Machines of the Isle of Nantes, a gallery that recreates the imaginary world of the famous writer Jules Verne. Discover Saint-Nazaire and admire its shipyard and the Escal'Atlantic which immerses you in the world of steamships from the beginnings of their  gigantic construction to life on board. Soak up the magical castles of the Loire such as Brissac, the highest castle in France whose monumental facades rise up from its large landscaped park. 

6 Days
START IN 2023
Departure 11/04/2023
Arrival 16/04/2023
On request
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 16/04/2023
Arrival 21/04/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 21/04/2023
Arrival 26/04/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 01/05/2023
Arrival 06/05/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 06/05/2023
Arrival 11/05/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 21/05/2023
Arrival 26/05/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 26/05/2023
Arrival 31/05/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/06/2023
Arrival 15/06/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 15/06/2023
Arrival 20/06/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 20/06/2023
Arrival 25/06/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 30/06/2023
Arrival 05/07/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 05/07/2023
Arrival 10/07/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/07/2023
Arrival 15/07/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 20/07/2023
Arrival 25/07/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 25/07/2023
Arrival 30/07/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 30/07/2023
Arrival 04/08/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 09/08/2023
Arrival 14/08/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 14/08/2023
Arrival 19/08/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 24/08/2023
Arrival 29/08/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 29/08/2023
Arrival 03/09/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 18/09/2023
Arrival 23/09/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 23/09/2023
Arrival 28/09/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 28/09/2023
Arrival 03/10/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 03/10/2023
Arrival 08/10/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 12/10/2023
Arrival 17/10/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 17/10/2023
Arrival 22/10/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 22/10/2023
Arrival 27/10/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 27/10/2023
Arrival 01/11/2023
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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