In Bordeaux, you’ll have the opportunity to shop with a chef at a local market, enjoy a guided tour of the city or cycle around it at your own pace.
That evening a glorious dinner onboard celebrates regional Bordeaux specialties
From the jewel of France’s western coastline, Arachon, to Bourg on day eight, another dizzying array of choices awaits from walking tours to interactive wine museums, chocolate and wine pairing and culminating in an evening of jazz back on board Scenic Diamond.
What visit to Cognac would be complete without a visit to Rémy Martin? Your Scenic Freechoice takes you there for a private tasting after a day spent exploring the ancient fortified town.
Alternatively, you might choose to see the revered Carriages Museum in the enchanting Bourg Castle which includes access to the 16th-century passageway to the guards rooms and immense WWII oil tanks.