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GARDENS FRENCH WATERWAYS GARDENS SOUTH AFRICA NEW Palace of Versailles Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens Gardens of the Seine aboard A-Rosa Viva hhhh ­ please call for details Wild Flora of the Cape 14 nights from £2999^ Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £71 if not required§ Departing: August 22, 2019. Holiday code: AH900. VIP door-to-door travel service ­ see page 67 12 nights in hotels and 2 in flight 31 meals: 12 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 8 dinners Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers Horticultural host and Saga tour manager Three talks on plants of the Western cape Porterage at all hotels. l l l l l l l 7 nights from £1899^ Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £20 if not required§ All breakfasts, lunches and dinners Free bar open 13 hours a day Five garden visits including Versailles and Monet's garden in Giverny Two briefings Horticultural host Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ UK travel service Return Eurostar travel and transfers. l l l l l l l VIP Travel Service INCLUDED when you book between December 27, 2018-February 28, 2019 Explore magnificent French gardens ­ Versailles, Le Jardin Plume, Monet's garden at Giverny and more ­ on this cruise on the River Seine which also allows you to explore Paris. Day 1: UK to Paris. Travel to Paris via Eurostar. Transfer to embark A-Rosa Viva. Enjoy a welcome drinks reception and dinner on board. Day 2: Rouen. Arrive in Rouen after lunch. Enjoy a tour of the city highlights. Day 3: Rouen to Caudebec-en-Caux. Visit Rouen's Jardin des Plantes, now a 25-acre botanical garden. Sail to Caudebec-en-Caux and moor overnight. Day 4: Caudebec-en-Caux. Visit the gardens of Château de Miromesnil, home to a potager, and notable clematis collection. Sail late tonight. Day 5: Les Andelys to Vernon. Arrive Les Andelys early morning and visit Le Jardin Plume, a seven-acre garden in the French tradition. Cruise to Vernon. Day 6: Vernon. Visit Monet's house and garden at Giverny, where you can see the Japanese-inspired water garden. Cruise towards Paris. Day 7: Paris. On a tour of Paris see the Eiffel Tower, Champs-Élysées and other famous sights. After lunch visit the gardens of the Palace of Versailles. Day 8: Paris to UK. Disembark after breakfast for your return journey by Eurostar. ACTIVITY LEVEL SAVE up to £100^ per person on selected cabin grades when you book by February 15, 2019 Prices from: Jun 29, 2019 Deck 1 1999 1899 Deck 2 with Juliette Balcony Sold Out Deck 3 with Juliette Balcony 2649 Deck 1 for sole occupancy Sold Out Cruise code AH296 Gardens of the Seine. 7 nights. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, include savings as advertised and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction applies of £20 if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights ­ see page 67 for details. For the latest prices and offers visit TRAVEL OPTIONS: Prices based on return Eurostar travel from St Pancras or Ebbsfleet to Paris Gare du Nord. To take advantage of our Eurostar upgrade deals (subject to availability and extra charges may apply), please call for details. Free bar excludes Champagne, branded spirits and drinks from the wine list. Bar opening times may vary subject to the daily programme on board. Selected excursions must be pre-booked. Please call for details. Some of the highlights may only be seen on optional excursions at an additional cost, or by exploring independently. See the Western Cape explode into life as technicolour wild flowers bloom en masse in the African spring. Day 1: UK-Cape Town. Day 2: Cape Town-Simonstown. Day 3: Kirstenbosch Botanic Gardens. Visit this vast botanic garden which cultivates around 9,000 South African species in themed gardens, and also the nine-acre Hohenort gardens. Day 4: Cape Peninsula. See the African penguin colony and Cape of Good Hope. Day 5: Simonstown-Aquila Game Reserve. Travel to Aquilla Game Reserve and enjoy an afternoon game drive. Day 6: Aquila Game Reserve-Citrusdal. Visit Tulbagh to see the Church Street Community Garden. Later, visit the Wheat Museumin in Morreesburg. Day 7: Citrusdal. Visit Ramskoop Nature Reserve to wonder at the multicoloured carpet of wild flowers. Day 8: Citrusdal. Visit a Rooibos Tea Farm, learn about its cultivation and production and enjoy a tea tasting. Day 9: Citrusdal-Saldanha Bay. Travel towards the coast, passing fields of wild flowers. Visit the Fisherman's Museum. Day 10: West Coast Fossil Park. Visit the West Coast Fossil Park and the old village of Paternoster. Day 11: West Coast Nature Reserve. A full-day tour reveals endemic plants in full bloom. Day 12: Stellenbosch University Garden.This garden is home to a range of tropical, succulent and karoo species. Later enjoy a wine tasting. Day 13: Winelands. At leisure. Days 14-15: Cape Town-UK. Overnight flight to the UK and included UK door-to-door travel service. After your tour you can extend your holiday in Cape Town. Please call for details. SAVE an additional £100 on advertised price when you book by Feb 28, 2019 ^All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing and are subject to availability. Flights from Gatwick with the scheduled services of Emirates. §A reduction of £71 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellations rights. Single rooms: (supplement per person, per tour): from £349, subject to availability. For the latest prices and offers, visit See enclosed Essential Information. 64 Please quote SPN34 Questions on an existing booking? Call FREE on 0800 50 60 66 or visit