Halter Ranch Vineyard
2019 Rhone River Wine Cruise


2019 Rhóne River Wine Cruise
       "Burgundy & Provence"


Lyon to Avignon, France
September 15 - 22, 2019 | 8-days
Aboard Uniworld's S.S. Catherine

Fares from: $4,619 per person

Early Booking Bonus:
$100 per person shipboard credit if booked by July 31, 2019

For reservations and information contact Food & Wine Trails at 800-367-5348
We are delighted to welcome Halter Ranch Vineyards to the Food & Wine Trails family.

If you are not familiar with Halter Ranch Vineyards, you should be.  Located in the heart of the Paso Robles, California's central coast wine country, this historic ranch is a vineyard and winery producing impeccable Bordeaux and Rhône-style wines, making them a perfect match for Uniworld's river cruise through Burgundy and Provence.  If you are familiar with Halter Ranch, then you already know that they produce wines of the highest quality from 100% estate-grown vineyards. 

You're invited to join wine club manager Kendall Carson for 8-days aboard the lovely S.S. Catherine, catering to just 159 guests.  While cruising through some of the most scenic landscapes in all of France, you will sip and savor hand-selected vintages from the Halter Ranch library during private onboard events that include a reception, tasting  and hosted dinners.  You'll experience 6 days of complimentary excursions offered by Uniworld Boutique River Cruises - voted #1 River Cruise Line in 2018 by Travel + Leisure, plus visits to 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  From France's culinary capital of Lyon to the medieval wonders of Avignon - history buffs, gastronomes and wine connoisseurs will be inspired.

Food & Wine Trails takes an extraordinary cruise and makes it an "over-the-top" experience with our private-to-the-group optional shore tours!  Sure to be the most talked about highlight of the cruise, these programs are curated specifically for guests of Halter Ranch Vineyard.  Don't miss out on these wine-themed land programs that take you off-the-beaten-path to some of the most exclusive and sought after wineries in the region.

To reserve your stateroom, contact our expert Travel Advisors at 800-367-5348


Wine Program Highlights
  • Cruise personally hosted by Halter Ranch Wine Club/Events Manager, Kendall Carson
  • Onboard wine education program  
  • Exclusive onboard seminar & tasting, cocktail party and group dinners hosted by Halter Ranch Vineyard
  • Optional Food & Wine Trails private wine-themed shore excursions in select cities
  • $100 per person shipboard credit for early bookings


Cruise Highlights

  • 8-Day Lyon to Avignon cruise on Uniworld's S.S. Catherine
  • Uniworld's All Inclusive Experience
  • Unlimited wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Complimentary Uniworld shore tours in every port
  • Shipboard gratuities included
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell Receptions
  • Visits to 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Cultural enrichment and captivating onboard local entertainment


Kendall Carson  
Wine Club/Events Manager,
Halter Ranch Vineyard



  • Accommodations aboard Uniworld's S.S. Catherine
  • All meals & entertainment on ship
  • Unlimited wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee, tea and bottle water
  • All onboard gratuities
  • Airport transfers to ship on arrival / departure dates
  • Uniworld complimentary shore excursions
  • Complimentary Internet & WiFi
  • Complimentary use of bicycles  
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell receptions and dinners


  • Roundtrip Air
  • Food & Wine Trails exclusive wine themed shore tours  
  • Premium wine and spirits
  • All items of a personal nature



We were absolutely delighted with the onboard wine program.  We came, we drank, we learned, we had fun!

C. & D. Crawford (DeWinton, AB.)


92 pts.
2013 Côtes de Paso
Rhône blend

90 pts.
2015 Rosé 

91 pts.
2013 Cabernet Sauvignon