Plates & Places with Joanne Weir

Join Chef Joanne Weir for the Flavors of Burgundy, August 29, 2024

Discover France’s legendary Burgundy region alongside James Beard Award-winning cookbook author, restaurant owner and television host Chef Joanne Weir as she hosts a special 7-night Flavors of Burgundy river cruise along France’s scenic Saône River. As a guest on this incredible sailing, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with the celebrated chef both on board and during shore excursions exploring local culinary and viticulture highlights of the Danube region. Joanne will also give two presentations highlighting the regional cooking and some of her favorite recipes.

A fourth-generation professional cook, Joanne Weir spent five years cooking at Chez Panisse after receiving a Master Chef Diploma with Madeleine Kamman. As proud sponsor of PBS series Joanne Weir’s Plates & Places since 2017, AmaWaterways has welcomed Joanne aboard our ships on the Rhine and Danube Rivers, where she filmed interesting episodes for her series, and the Garonne River in Bordeaux where she hosted guests and fans of her show. The author of 18 cookbooks, including her latest, Kitchen Gypsy, Joanne is thrilled to return to host a groupon board the beautiful AmaCello August 29, 2024 cruising one of our newest itineraries, Flavors of Burgundy and she would love for you to join her.

Limited-time Summer Triple Savings Offer

Book your Flavours of Burgundy cruise hosted by Joanne Weir by September 30, 2024 and you’ll receive:

  • $2,000 cruise savings per stateroom based on double occupancy
  • Complimentary Stateroom Upgrade
  • $50 Onboard Credit per stateroom

Solo travelers may choose to receive Single Supplement Waived in lieu of the Summer Triple Savings offer; ask for details and terms.

Use the referral code Culinary2024 at the time of booking and join Joanne on board one evening in The Chef’s Table restaurant for a special wine-paired dinner.

Space is limited – contact your Travel Advisor or call 1-800-626-0126 today.

Itinerary Flavors of Burgundy
CRUISE FROM : Lyon to Port of Dijon
Embark on a journey that caters to discerning tastes and highlights the decadent French flavors throughout the Burgundy region. Enjoy crisp wine tastings throughout your journey in beautiful destinations such as Seurre, Tournus, Mâcon and Lyon. Absorb the breathtaking scenery of elegant vineyards and historic sites as you sail along the Saône River. Savor exquisite regional cuisine and delightful treats on board and in the wonderful ports you visit. More than just the incredible food and drink you will taste throughout this itinerary, the flavors of Burgundy expand to the rich culture and fascinating history, all of which you will enjoy on this captivating journey.
RIVERS: Rhone, Saone

Flavors of Burgundy At A Glance

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Included Features Flavors of Burgundy
  • 7 nights luxury accommodation in an outside stateroom (most with French balconies)
  • Entertainment-On-Demand in all staterooms featuring free high-speed internet access, movies, a music library and English language TV stations
  • Desk and sitting area
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Wellness Activities with a dedicated Wellness Host leading various exercise classes as well as discussions on healthy eating and relaxation techniques, both on board and on shore.
  • Personalized service from a highly trained Cruise Manager during both cruise and land programs
  • Internet and Wi-Fi access
  • Sun deck pool with swim-up bar and walking track
  • Fitness room, massage services and hair salon
  • Main Lounge with panoramic views and bar
  • Bottled water in every stateroom replenished daily
  • Daily entertainment including cultural performances
  • All onboard dining in a variety of venues
  • Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients
  • The Chef’s Table specialty restaurant
  • Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Dinner, Captain's Cocktail and Gala Dinner
  • La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs exclusive dining experience
  • Unlimited fine wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Unlimited sparkling wine and fresh juice with breakfast
  • Tapas, sandwiches, snacks and refreshments served daily in the Main Lounge
  • Immersive tours in every destination
  • Gentle, regular, active and late-riser tour options
  • Bike tours and hikes
  • Special Interest Tours
  • Knowledgeable guides
  • Personal headset for easy exploration
  • Airport transfers with purchase of air from AmaWaterways
Dates & Prices Flavors of Burgundy
EMBARK August 29
7-NIGHT CRUISELyonPort of Dijon
Save $2000 Per Stateroom
Ship Flavors of Burgundy
This spectacular 144-passenger ship features spacious staterooms, most with French Balconies, whirlpool, Internet/WiFi access and more.

Terms & Conditions: All rates are per person in USD for cruise only, inclusive of port charges, based on double occupancy in Category E stateroom, and reflects $1,000 per person savings for 7, 10 and 11-night cruises, and $2,000 per person for 14-night cruises. Summer Triple Savings offer is only valid on new FIT and Group reservations made between December 13, 2023 through sailing; applies to select 2024 Europe sailings. Tour Operators are eligible; additional restrictions apply. Complimentary upgrade is subject to availability; applies to one category upgrade, based on a like-for-like stateroom category; and excludes A+, AA+ and Suites. Onboard credit of $50 per stateroom for 7, 10 and 11-night cruises and $100 per stateroom for 14-night cruises are in USD, based on double occupancy and can be applied towards all onboard purchases; Solo occupants receive half of the stated Onboard Credit. Offer is combinable with AirPlus Rates, Combination Cruise Savings, Loyalty Benefits and Future Cruise Benefit Program. Must request promo code SUMMERTRIPLE at time of booking. Offer is not applicable to travel advisors and does not apply to industry rates or other offers deemed by AmaWaterways. Stateroom upgrades, optional land packages, visas, airfares and gratuities are additional. Offer is not combinable with any other promotions/discounts, limited to availability, capacity controlled and subject to change or termination without notice. AmaWaterways reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions at any time. Other restrictions apply. Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California. For full terms and conditions, please visit CST#2065452-20.