Enjoy this uniquely beautiful cruise from Lyon along the French rivers, the Rhône and the Saône. Experience picturesque villages, world famous wine regions such as the Côte d'Or, impressive and historic cities and unforgettable landscapes as you cruise through Provence and Burgundy.
Food, wine, art, architecture, scenery and history combine in glorious harmony in the south of France. The cruise combines a range of specialist excursions that focus on each of these.
There are a series of dental talks on the cruise and a specialist professional visit to Lyon Dental School with experienced tour leader Professor Phillip Dowell, a past European President for the International College of Dentists.
Travel in comfort and style on the luxury Amadeus Provence cruise ship and enjoy the cuisine and fine wines of the region at a beautiful time of year. The cruise ends in Lyon, known for is charming architecture, cuisine and textiles. Extend in Lyon or go to Dijon, Montpellier or beyond.
Professor Phillip Dowell is a specialist periodontist and past president of the British Society of Periodontology. He qualified at The London Hospital and after a number of hospital jobs, he entered general practice. Some years later, after working in the West Indies, he won an international fellowship to study at the Eastman Dental Centre in the USA. He continued his post graduate studies at the University of Wales College of Medicine and subsequently taught both undergraduates and postgraduates in the area of periodontology.
Phillip Dowell has lectured both nationally and internationally and is the author of many publications. He has been a visiting Professor at the University of Surrey and President of the European Section as well as the International President of the International College of Dentists (ICD).
He is currently Director of Development of the ICD and chair of its Global Visionary Fund (GVF). He has led previous study tours to China, Ecuador, South Africa, Vietnam, Isreal, Cambodia and around the Mediterranean.
Cabins start at USD $4,193 per person sharing. See brochure for details.