Tablas Creek Vineyard
2017 Rhone River Cruise

Onboard Programs

A F&WT river wine cruise is the perfect opportunity to cruise the rivers through some of Europe's premier wine regions on the top rated ships sailing each river. Onboard the ship, your host will enhance the experience with upgraded wines at meals, cocktail parties, seminars and winetastings.

July 2, 2017
Welcome Dinner 
| 7:00 PM*
Join host Neil Collins in the restaurant for a welcome dinner featuring Tablas Creek Vineyard wines.

Wine with Dinner
Tablas Creek Vineyard wines will be served with dinner on the first six nights of the cruise.

July 5, 2017
Seminar & Wine Tasting 
| 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Enjoy a tasting of Tablas Creek Vineyard wines led by Executive Winemaker Neil Collins
. Check back for a list of wines that will be featured.

July 8, 2017
Farewell Cocktail Party 
| 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Say farewell to your hosts and fellow group members at a one hour cocktail party and sample some of the chef's personally selected hors d'oreuvres.

*Time of dinner may change depending on when ship begins dinner service for the evening.


  • 7-Day Rhône River cruise from Avignon to Lyon hosted by Tablas Creek Winemaker Neil Collins
  • Complimentary excursion to Chateau Beaucastel
  • Upgraded  Tablas Creek wines served with dinner on select nights
  • Cruise onboard SS Catherine
  • Uniworld's all-inclusive six-star experience
  • Luxuriously appointed river view staterooms
  • Complimentary shore excursions and optional group tours to top wineries
  • Optional 3-night pre-cruise Paris package



Jason & Meghan Haas
General Manager, Tablas Creek Vineyard

Neil Collins
Executive Winemaker & Vineyard Manager
Tablas Creek Vineyard


  • Accommodations on the SS Catherine
  • All meals & entertainment on ship
  • Complimentary tour to Chateau Beaucastel
  • Unlimited wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee, tea and bottle water
  • Airport transfers from Marseille and Lyon airports on arrival / departure dates
  • Uniworld complimentary shore excursions
  • Complimentary Internet & WiFi
  • Complimentary use of bicycles & Nordic walking sticks onshore


  • Roundtrip Airfare
  • F&WT's Optional 3-Night Pre-Cruise Program
  • F&WT's Optional Shore Tours
  • Premium wine and spirits
  • All items of a personal nature


"The Uniworld ship - S.S. Catherine - is a beautiful vessel and the staff and crew were all dedicated to ensuring that we had a memorable experience."
J. & D. Fahey (Blaine, MN)

"Gorgeous scenery, fantastic wines, and terrific food. S.S. Catherine and Uniworld felt very luxurious - staff & facilities were excellent."
T. & T. Fry (Vacaville, CA)


95 - 97 pts
2014 Tablas Creek Panoplie
San Luis Obispo, Central Coast

93 - 96 pts
2014 Tablas Creek Esprit de Tablas
San Luis Obispo, Central Coast