|Valentine’s Day is the ultimate opportunity to spoil your sweetheart with an unforgettable journey to one of the most romantic countries in the world. Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection’s new 22-day all-inclusive “ Ultimate France ” itinerary pairs art, culture, and gastronomy with a thorough exploration of each region’s unspoiled landscapes and illustrious cities, including the glittering “City of Love,” Paris, the perfect starting point for your romantic rendezvous. Revel in the undeniable allure of Paris and Normandy before heading south to Bordeaux’s land of noble wines and the sun-drenched Mediterranean delights of Burgundy and Provence. Feast on the finest flavors from each region, enjoy private local wine tastings, and walk in the footsteps of celebrated artists like Monet and Van Gogh while in Giverny, Honfleur, and Arles. From the decadent food to the breathtaking scenery, this journey represents the crème de la crème of luxurious French travel.If 22 days is more than you can spare on your romantic respite, Uniworld offers a variety of additional river cruises rejoicing in France’s joie de vivre. Other all-inclusive France itineraries to consider are “Paris & Normandy,” “Bordeaux, Vineyards & Châteaux,” “Burgundy & Provence,” “ A Portrait of Majestic France” and “ Grand France.”
All of Uniworld’s European offerings are truly all-inclusive, combining uncompromising luxury with remarkable value. The fare includes: all scheduled airport transfers, elegantly appointed riverview staterooms, fully hosted shore excursions, unlimited onboard meals and beverages—including a rich selection of distinctive wines, craft and local beers, and spirits—and all gratuities both onboard and onshore. To add even greater value to your ultimate journey, couples can take advantage of Uniworld’s Early-Booking Savings of up to $800 when they book and deposit on or before January 30, 2015.
About Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection—the world’s only authentic boutique cruise line™—features luxurious ships with an average capacity of 130 guests, exclusive excursions, gourmet cuisine, and the highest staff-to-guest ratio in the river cruise industry. Based in Los Angeles, California, Uniworld offers truly all-inclusive itineraries in Europe, as well as voyages in Russia, China, Vietnam and Cambodia, India, and Egypt—a total of 22 rivers in 29 countries worldwide. Uniworld is a member of CLIA and is highly regarded by discerning travelers, media, and cruise industry experts:
- Listed among the “World’s Best River Cruises” by Travel + Leisure, and recognized for “World’s Best Service” in the River Cruise category
- Seven ships listed among Travel + Leisure’s “Top 20 River Ships,” with River Countess rated highest of all cruise ships (river & ocean)
- Included on Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List for seven years (2008 – 2014)
- Top 3 ranking on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Top Ten Cruise Lines” (river & ocean)
- Top 4 ranking on Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards for ‘Top Cruise Lines” (2014)
- Named “Best Luxury River Cruise Line” by Cruise International (2012 – 2014)
- Named “Best Culinary Cruise Line” by readers of SAVEUR (2014)
About The TreadRight Foundation
At Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection and parent company The Travel Corporation, we understand that travel matters; it allows us to explore the world and gain a deeper understanding of each destination, its history and culture, through enriching experiences. We also recognize that it is our responsibility to help protect the places we visit and take care of the world around us.
Created as a joint initiative between The Travel Corporation’s family of brands, The TreadRight Foundation is a not-for-profit that works to help ensure the environment and communities we visit remain vibrant and preserved for generations to come. To date, TreadRight has donated more than USD 2.5 million to sustainable tourism projects worldwide. Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is proud to be active founder and supporter of TreadRight’s projects and work. Go to www.uniworld.com/giving-back to learn more.
TreadRight’s guiding principle is to encourage sustainable tourism development through conservation, leadership and support for communities. We encourage each of our partners to use this principle to guide all of their actions, whether at our regional offices or when taking guests around the world. By providing grants to organizations that encourage sustainability in different destinations, we hope to maintain the natural attractions across the world that defines each unique region. Foundation priorities are set by the Steering Committee, which includes sustainability leaders like Céline Cousteau and Costas Christ.
To learn more about our past and current work at TreadRight, please visit us at TreadRight.org.