Blaye (France)

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Blaye cruise port

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France Rivers

Local Time
2020-10-24 20:37

min: 57 °F (14 °C) / max: 65 °F (19 °C) 60°F
15.4°C
Wind: 182°/ 5.2 m/s  Gust: 13.9 m/sWind: 182°/ 5.2 m/s  Gust: 13.9 m/sGentle breeze
5.2 m/s
Min / Max Temperature65 °F / 19 °C
57 °F / 14 °C
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Blaye is a Gironde River cruise port located in Aquitaine, southwestern France. The town is on the estuary of river Gironde and is the site of an imposing Citadelle built by Marquis de Vauban (1633-1707, a French military engineer). The citadel (town's fortified area) overhangs the estuary and allows for magnificent panoramic views over the river.Blaye (France) river cruise port

Inside are the ruins of an ancient Gothic chateau containing the tomb of Charibert II, son of Clotaire II and the king of Aquitaine. Blaye is also defended by Fort Pate on an island in Gironde and Fort Medoc on river's left bank, both from the 17th century. From here passengers can also visit the Bourg village, built on a rocky outcrop and enclosed by medieval ramparts. The next photo shows the fortifications of Blaye Citadelle.Blaye Citadelle (Vauban)

Blavia (Blaye) was a port of the Santones in ancient times. Tradition states that Frankish hero Roland was buried in Blavia's basilica, which was on the site of today's citadel. It was an important stronghold that played an important part during the wars against the English (who burned it in 1352) and the French Wars of Religion (1593). 

Port Blaye cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Blaye, France. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
7 October, 2020
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Forseti
14 October, 2020
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Forseti
21 October, 2020
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Forseti
22 October, 2020
Thursday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Cyrano de Bergerac14:00
27 October, 2020
Tuesday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Cyrano de Bergerac14:00
28 October, 2020
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Forseti
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