Halter Ranch Vineyard
2019 Rhone River Wine Cruise

Onboard Programs

A F&WT wine cruise is two programs rolled into one. You have all the onboard entertainment and creature-comforts of a deluxe river cruise, plus a private-to-the-group, educational wine program with private events, and hosted dinners.

Welcome Dinner
Sept. 15, 2019

Gather with your host and meet your fellow travelers 

Cocktail Party
Sept. 17, 2019

Seminar & Wine Tasting 
Sept. 18, 2019

Enjoy tastings of hand-selected Halter Ranch wines and an informative seminar

Halter Ranch Vineyards Hosted Wine-Paired Dinner  
Sept. 19, 2019




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