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Saone River

Spend time in France's delightful Burgundy region on a Saone River cruise. These sailings often are combined with cruises of the Rhone River, which flows through Provence to the south.

Most cruises stop at Macon, where the sixth-century Old St. Vincent Cathedral is an enduring symbol of the city. Top sights in Tournus include the fortresslike Abbey of St. Philibert, parts of which date to the 10th century, and the Burgundian Museum, which was founded in 1929 and houses traditional costumes, furniture and vineyard tools culled from rural homes in the region.

In Beaune, considered Burgundy's wine capital, guests often have an opportunity to attend a wine-tasting and also tour the Hospices de Beaune, a 15th-century former charity hospital that sports a colorful roof of glazed tiles. Lyon is located where the Saone meets the Rhone; here you can see Roman ruins and Renaissance architecture and sample the cuisine that helped make this city the leading gastronomic center of France.

Our cruises are easy to budget because so much is included in one price that you pay up front -- a river-view stateroom, sightseeing tours with experienced guides, onboard meals and enrichment and entertainment programs. These cruises offer a relaxing, convenient way to travel, too, as you unpack once and enjoy the comforts of your cabin for the duration of the trip.

Limited-Time Offers on Saone River Cruises!
  • Avalon: Save up to $1,500 per couple off 2021 Europe sailings. Click here.
  • Avalon: Fly for free from select gateways , plus save up to $1,000 per couple off 2023 Europe cruises. Click here.
  • Riviera: Get special reduced rates offering savings of up to $2,500 per couple in certain cabin categories. Prices shown reflect discount. Plus, receive a free drinks package . Expires September 30. Click here.
  • AmaWaterways: Save up to $3,000 per couple off select 2021 river cruises. Expires September 30. Click here.
  • Uniworld: Save up to an additional $10,000 per couple off select 2022 departures. Click here.
  • Avalon: Save up to $1,500 per couple off 2023 Europe cruises. Click here.
  • Viking: Fly from $399 to $1,199 per person from select gateways, plus save up to $1,000 per couple off Viking river cruises. Expires September 30. Click here.
  • Avalon: Fly for free from select gateways on Europe river cruises. Click here.
  • CroisiEurope: Save 5% off 2022 cruises. Click here.
  • Uniworld: Save 10% off 2022 vacations . Expires September 30. Click here.
  • AmaWaterways: Save up to $3,000 per couple off 2022 river cruises. Expires September 30. Click here.
  • Uniworld: Receive a free cabin upgrade on 2021 cruises. Click here.
  • AmaWaterways: Save 5% off 2023 cruises when you book a balcony or suite. Click here.
  • Avalon: Fly for free from select gateways on 2022 & 2023 Europe river cruises. Click here.
  • Uniworld: Past guests of Uniworld, Trafalgar, CostSaver, Insight, Luxury Gold, African Travel, Brendan and Contiki save an additional $100 to $600 per person off trips. Click here.
  • Riviera: Single supplement waived in all cabin categories on special sailings dedicated to solo travelers. Click here.
  • Avalon: Pay no single supplement in certain cabin categories on the cruise portion of select river cruises. Click here.
  • Avalon: Save up to $1,500 per couple off 2022 cruises. Click here.
  • Riviera: Pay no single supplement in certain cabin categories on all sailings. Click here.
  • AmaWaterways: Save 25% off the single supplement on cruises in certain cabin categories. Click here.
  • Tauck: Single travelers receive $1,000 per person off the single supplement of select river cruises in certain cabin categories. Click here.
  • Emerald: Fly for $195 per person from select gateways or save $2,250 per couple off select 2022 Europe cruises. Plus, receive an additional 10% discount in select cabin categories. Expires September 30. Click here.
  • Emerald: Fly from $395 per person from select gateways or save $1,550 per couple on select 2022 Europe River cruises. Plus, receive an additional 10% discount in select cabin categories. Expires September 30. Click here.
  • Scenic: Fly for free from select gateways or save up to $2,300 per couple on 2022 Europe river cruises. Plus, receive an additional 10% discount in select cabin categories. Expires September 30. Click here.
  • Scenic: Fly from $495 per person from select gateways or save up to $1,800 per couple 2022 Europe river cruises. Plus, receive an additional 10% discount in select cabin categories. Expires September 30. Click here.
  • Tauck: Receive a free onboard credit of up to 300 euros on river cruises in select cabin categories . Click here.
  • AmaWaterways: Active and retired U.S. military personnel receive an additional $100 per person (up to $200 per stateroom) off any sailing. Click here.
  • Avalon: Travel with Avalon Waterways and receive a Welcome Back Credit of $100 to $250 per person after your trip. The credit can be applied toward a subsequent trip with Avalon Waterways . Click here.
Offers are subject to change or withdrawal at any time. Some discounts are not combinable with other promotions.