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For a river cruise with a difference join us on one of our limited edition special guests cruises with some of the UK's favourite household names

Enjoy a Scenic Luxury Cruise with some familiar faces from the world of gastronomy and world affairs. Intertwine insightful onshore excursions with inspiring talks and Q&A sessions with our special guests as you travel in all-inclusive luxury along the waterways of Europe.

Discover more below about how you can make your Scenic River Cruise even more memorable with one of our special guest cruises.

Call us today on 0808 163 1137 and enjoy £400 per person discount

Flavours of Bordeaux with Raymond Blanc OBE and Susy Atkins

  • Bordeaux > Bordeaux
  • 11-Day Cruise
  • Departs 26 August 2018
  • Cruise from only £2,830 per person

Savour the region’s culinary delights with the world-renowned chef Raymond Blanc, who will join you for two days of this 11-day river cruise through the rolling vineyards and bustling markets of Bordeaux. Accompanying you for two days of the voyage, Raymond will regale you with tales from his career during an exclusive private talk, Q&A and drinks reception. You will also have the privilege of sampling his cuisine during a private cooking demonstration with the chef. 


  • Return flights from a selection of up to 14 UK airports or travel via Standard Premier Eurostar‡ with upgrades available
  • 10 nights on board a 5-star Scenic Space-Ship
  • Balcony Suites, with a Scenic Sun Lounge
  • Complimentary premium branded beverages all day, every day†
  • Up to six dining options, from casual to fine-dining
  • Scenic Enrich – Unforgettable and exclusive events
  • Scenic Freechoice – A choice of flexible excursions and activities
  • Exclusive Events – Exclusive talks, demonstrations and Q&A sessions with our special guests
  • Scenic Tailormade GPS devices and e-bikes
  • Butler service for all guests
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Return airport transfers

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Join Raymond on board

Don't just take our word for it, let Raymond Blanc himself explain what awaits you on our stunning Flavours of Bordeaux itinerary.
Introducing Susy Atkins

TV columnist and author, Susy Atkins will also join our Flavours of Bordeaux this summer. We've enlisted her expertise as we seek to discover her favourite French wines and where they originate.

All Inclusive Luxury

Exclusively with Scenic
Scenic Freechoice

Flexible excursions to suit your pace.

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Scenic Enrich

Exclusive, private, once-in-a-lifetime events.

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Dining and Beverages

Diverse and delicious dining in opulent on board settings.

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Private Butlers

Taking care of your every need.

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Scenic Tailormade

The freedom to explore on your own terms.

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Tailored Travel

A choice of up to 15 UK airports.

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Call our specialist advisors on 0808 159 4193
Call our specialist advisors on 0808 159 4193

^Offer is valid for Flavours of Bordeaux with Raymond Blanc and Susy Atkins new bookings, made between 1 May and 30 May 2018. Offer available for direct Scenic bookings and selective travel agent bookings only. Offer not applicable to Telegraph or Time Inc. bookings. One free of charge box containing 6 bottles of St Emilion wine can be redeemed per booking. Gift is subject to availability. Gift cannot be exchanged for cash value or for any other gift or service. Free gift to be sent to the address of the main booking contact only within 60 days of booking deposit being collected. Free gift will be sent directly via the third party wine supplier. Scenic are not accountable for any allergy related issues. Please read ingredients for full allergy and dietary information. Offers can be withdrawn at any time. For full terms and conditions, please visit

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