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Helicopter ride: the Loire from above

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Helicopter ride: the Loire from above

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Description

We’ll take you to the airport in Ancenis. Upon your arrival, you’ll meet your pilot and head out for a helicopter tour of the Loire. You’ll enjoy a bird's-eye view of breathtaking landscapes. You’ll fly over the tower in Oudon, whose medieval architecture reaches towards the sky, dominating the city of Ancenis, then farther along the châteaux de Clermont, a Renaissance-era building in the style of Louis XIII that was also the home of French actor Louis de Funès. Next you’ll notice the Île d’Or golf course, built in a unique setting on one of the islands of the Loire. The minutes tick by and soon it’s time to return to Ancenis. On the way back, you’ll fly over Champtoceaux, without a doubt one of the most beautiful panoramic views of the Loire. This is where you’ll understand why the Loire is sometimes called the untamed river. We’ll return to the airport and transfer to the ship.

PLEASE NOTE

  • Helicopter ride subject to favorable weather conditions. MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE AND DEPENDS ON AVAILABILITY.
  • Times are approximate.
  • The order of the visits can change.

Cruises

This shore excursion is available for one or several cruises

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Next departures: 10/04/2020, 04/07/2021, ...
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8 Days FROM $ 3,402 PP
START IN 2020
Departure 10/04/2020
Arrival 10/11/2020
FROM $ 3,402 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/16/2020
Arrival 10/23/2020
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Departure 10/28/2020
Arrival 11/04/2020
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Departure 04/07/2021
Arrival 04/14/2021
FROM $ 3,787 PP
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Departure 05/01/2021
Arrival 05/08/2021
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Departure 10/15/2021
Arrival 10/22/2021
FROM $ 3,493 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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Next departures: 10/10/2020
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7 Days FROM $ 3,575 PP
START IN 2020
Departure 10/10/2020
Arrival 10/16/2020
FROM $ 3,575 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM

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NANTES - SAINT-NAZAIRE - ANCENIS - Angers - The Châteaux of the Loire Valley - ANCENIS - NANTES

Embark on a cruise on the Royal Loire River whose beauty is legendary. Visit Nantes and The Machines of the Isle of Nantes, a gallery that recreates the imaginary world of the famous writer Jules Verne. Discover Saint-Nazaire and admire its shipyard and the Escal'Atlantic which immerses you in the world of steamships from the beginnings of their  gigantic construction to life on board. Soak up the magical castles of the Loire such as Brissac, the highest castle in France whose monumental facades rise up from its large landscaped park.

6 Days FROM $ 2,475 PP
START IN 2020
Departure 09/24/2020
Arrival 09/29/2020
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Departure 09/29/2020
Arrival 10/04/2020
FROM $ 2,668 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/11/2020
Arrival 10/16/2020
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Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/23/2020
Arrival 10/28/2020
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Departure 11/02/2020
Arrival 11/07/2020
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START IN 2021
Departure 04/02/2021
Arrival 04/07/2021
FROM $ 2,475 PP
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Departure 04/26/2021
Arrival 05/01/2021
FROM $ 2,475 PP
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Departure 05/23/2021
Arrival 05/28/2021
FROM $ 2,733 PP
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Departure 05/28/2021
Arrival 06/02/2021
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Departure 06/02/2021
Arrival 06/07/2021
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Departure 06/07/2021
Arrival 06/12/2021
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Departure 06/22/2021
Arrival 06/27/2021
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Departure 06/27/2021
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Departure 07/02/2021
Arrival 07/07/2021
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Departure 07/12/2021
Arrival 07/17/2021
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Departure 07/17/2021
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Departure 07/22/2021
Arrival 07/27/2021
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Departure 07/27/2021
Arrival 08/01/2021
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Departure 08/01/2021
Arrival 08/06/2021
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Departure 08/16/2021
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Departure 08/21/2021
Arrival 08/26/2021
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Departure 08/26/2021
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Departure 08/31/2021
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Departure 09/05/2021
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Departure 09/20/2021
Arrival 09/25/2021
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Departure 09/25/2021
Arrival 09/30/2021
FROM $ 2,733 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/05/2021
Arrival 10/10/2021
FROM $ 2,733 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/10/2021
Arrival 10/15/2021
FROM $ 2,733 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/22/2021
Arrival 10/27/2021
FROM $ 2,475 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 10/27/2021
Arrival 11/01/2021
FROM $ 2,475 PP
Ship : MS Loire Princesse Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

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