DECEMBER 28th: NANTES
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail before dinner.
DECEMBER 29th: NANTES - Saint-Nazaire - NANTES
This morning, we'll set out on a tour of Nantes and the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany. In the afternoon, join us for an excursion to the seaside town of Saint-Nazaire and the Escal’Atlantic, which ingeniously retraces the history of Norman and French ocean liners through a unique experience (valid passport mandatory). We'll return on board after our tour.
DECEMBER 30th: NANTES - ANCENIS
We'll spend this morning cruising. Join us for an excursion through the Muscadet region. We'll stop at the Château Cassemichère (or similar site).
DECEMBER 31st: ANCENIS - The Châteaux de la Loire - BOUCHEMAINE(1)
Today will be dedicated to a full-day excursion to the Châteaux of the Loire Valley. We’ll leave by coach for the Château d'Azay-le-Rideau, a French national monument that possesses all the refinement found in the French Renaissance. After lunch, we’ll visit the Château de Chinon. Tonight's our New Year's Eve dinner and evening.
JANUARY 1st: BOUCHEMAINE(1) - Angers - NANTES
Join us for an excursion to Angers which was the capital of the historical Anjou province. We’ll return on board in Chalonnes-sur-Loire and continue sailing towards Nantes. We’ll spend the afternoon cruising. Tonight's our gala dinner and evening.
JANUARY 2nd: NANTES
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 10:00 a.m. End of our services.
Cruising: Cabin onboard MS Loire Princesse
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