Les Grands Bateaux de Provence

Tourist service in Avignon :

Board our boats for a wonderful trip, a Luncheon cruise, a dinner concert or an excursion in Provence. Wonderful cruises on board the Mireio bateau-restaurant, the Saône bateau-promenade, and the Chardonnay bateau-hotel.
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Discover the Grands Bateaux de Provence in the video below

Avignon on a boat trip on the Rhône, wonderful stays on the water, lunch cruises, concert evenings, dinner performances & excursions in Provence… with the Compagnies des Grands Bateaux de Provence, discover Avignon from a great vantage point and share good times on the Rhône!

Board the Mireio to discover the Rhône Valley from the water.

• “Papal’ Luncheon cruises (12:30-2:30) – starts at 52€ / pers.
2-hour luncheon cruises that see the monuments in Avignon
• Excursion Cruise to Arles (11am – 6:45pm) – starts at 62€ / pers
Luncheon cruises with stop in Arles and one-hour guided visit
• Excursion Cruise to Tarascon (11am -6:30pm) - starts at 62€ / pers.
Luncheon cruises with stop in Tarascon
• ‘Vineyard’ Luncheon cruises (12 -6pm) - starts at 62€ / pers.
NEW Luncheon cruises with or without stop, in the direction of Châteauneuf-du-Pape

• Dinner concert cruise – every Friday (8-11pm) starts at 62€
Dinner cruise with our musicians Jazz, Pop, Soul or Gypsy
• DJ Set – every Saturday (8-11pm) – Entrance: 15€
Cruise, cocktails, DJ, boards to share and good fun for all

Promenade en bateau. Durée 1h15.
See the most beautiful sites d'Avignon and de Villeneuve-lez-Avignon à bord de notre boat trip. the Pont d'Avignon, the Palace of the Popes, the Rocher des Doms, the Pont Eiffel, l'Ile de la Barthelasse and l'île Piot, Villeneuve-lez-Avignon and la Tour Phillippe the Bel.
This year, all the boat outings make a stop in Villeneuve-lez-Avignon. You can get off the boat, stroll in this beautiful Provençal village, and come back on the next boat. Every Tuesday at 10:45, a guided tour of the monuments is proposed by the Tourism Office (in July & August).

Hours promenades à bord du Saône
- JUNE Wednesdays, Saturdays & Sundays at 3pm / 4:30pm
- JULY & AUGUST: Every day at 10am / 3pm / 4:30pm
- SEPTEMBER Wednesdays, Saturdays & Sundays at 3pm / 4:30pm
*Minimum of 10 passengers required.

This summer, come to Le Chardonnay for an unusual place to stay in the heart of the Papal City !
Come on board this genuine Boat Hotel with loads of charm and atmosphere, straight out of an Agatha Christie tale, and enjoy an unforgettable summer in Avignon. On the rampart walls, the ideal location to reach the historical city centre on foot. You are just 5 minutes from the famous Pont d'Avignon, 10 minutes from the Palace of the Popes and the Place de l’Horloge. The bateau-hotel has 23 cabins with every convenience and can take 46 passengers in cruises. The panoramic room, sun deck, lounge and bar and elegant restaurant provide a magnificent setting for your entire stay. Open from April to September on Quai de la ligne in Avignon.
Double cabin with every convenience starts at 60€

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  • Pets welcome
  • Wi-fi
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Dates and times

From 01/01 to 31/12/2021.
Reservation department is open 9 to 12:30 and 2 to 6.

Methods of payment

  • American Express
  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Chèques Vacances


nvalidity: 10.50€

Languages spoken

  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French


Les Grands Bateaux de Provence
Allées de l'Oulle
84000 Avignon
Tel : View number + 33 (0)4 90 85 62 25
E-Mail : contact@bateauxdeprovence.fr
Website : https://bateauxdeprovence.fr/
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/BateauxdeProvence/


Longitude : 4.800627
Latitude : 43.948609

Did you know?

This site is included in the Vaucluse Provence Pass.