ms Van Gogh

ms Van Gogh Review and Specifications

Specifications of ms Van Gogh

Year built1999  /  Age : 19
Flag state France
BuilderMeuse & Sambre Shipyard (Beez-Namur, Belgium)
OwnerCroisiEurope
Speed9 kn / 17 kph / 10 mph
Length (LOA)110 m / 361 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Gross Tonnage1500 gt
Passengers76 - 146
Crew20
Decks3
Cabins76
Decks with cabins2
Last Refurbishment2018

Review of ms Van Gogh

MS Van Gogh ship cruises on Rhone river in Burgundy (southeast France wine region) departing from Lyon on round-trip itineraries. This riverboat operates on Rhone and Saone rivers in France together with the CroisiEurope ships Camargue and Mistral.

ms Van Gogh cruise ship, Saone-Rhone river, France

Cabins

The CroisiEurope Van Gogh ship has 78 passenger cabins (equally sized at 118 ft2 / 11 m2) in 3 grades, including 2 single and 4 triple cabins. Main Deck staterooms (45 double, 4 triple, 2 single) are with riverview windows (non-opening). Upper Deck cabins (27 double) are with large Picture windows (also non-opening). The Main Deck also has 2 single-occupancy rooms. As amenities, each stateroom has private bathroom (WC, sink, shower cabin), wardrobe/closet, satellite TV, radio, phone (only for internal calls), hairdryer, personal safe, individual air-conditioning.

Shipboard facilities

The ship's amenities and facilities include a lounge (with a dance floor and its own bar), a dining room (Van Gogh restaurant), sundeck relaxation area (with shaded seating, loungers and deckchairs), gift shop, library, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet usage. The Van Gogh ship’s Rhone river cruise itinerary is in southeast France, through the Burgundy wine region. The ship is leaving from Lyon on roundtrip itineraries. The provided by CroisiEurope gourmet dining options on the ship, along with the organized tours with themed food and wine tasting events allow the Van Gogh's guests to enjoy the local French wines and cuisine along the cruise itinerary routes.

MS Van Gogh cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative CroisiEurope cruise rates. They might be different when you book your CroisiEurope Van Gogh cruise deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. Know, that CroisiEurope cruises in France are price-inclusive of all beverages (coffee, tea, juices, soda drinks, also wine and beer at lunches and dinners), but tours and excursions ashore are optional and cost extra.

ms Van Gogh wiki

  • The Van Gogh ship cruises on Rhone and Saone rivers in France. Itineraries are in Burgundy and Provence (wine regions in south-eastern France). Most of them are round-trips from Lyon, also one-ways between Martigues and Chalon. One-day cruises from Avignon (round-trip to Arles) and from Lyon (round-trip to Viviers) are also offered.
  • The CroisiEurope line also owns the Saone-Rhone riverboats Camargue and Mistral, and also the hotel barges Anne-Marie and Jeanine.
  • The CroisiEurope cruise company is family owned and based in Strasbourg, France. Established in 1976, this premium line operates all aspects of its cruises: from the vessel building (design and construction) to cuisine and hotel services. CroisiEurope is among Europe's largest cruise line companies.
  • CroisiEurope river cruise deals are inclusive of soft drinks and alcohol (wine and beer with lunch and dinner (year-round). The line offers deals inclusive of unlimited drinks during the Europe's high season (April through October) each year. However, unlike most river cruise lines, CroisiEurope charges its guests additionally for shore excursions.

Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

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ms Van Gogh Itineraries

The below listed ms Van Gogh cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest CroisiEurope fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2018 Jun 08 2 days, one-way from Lyon to Martigues Lyon$876
2018 Jun 10 6 days, one-way from Martigues to Chalon-sur-Saone Martigues$1868
2018 Jun 16 6 days, one-way from Chalon-sur-Saone to Martigues Chalon-sur-Saone$1912
2018 Jul 05 2 days, one-way from Lyon to Martigues Lyon$672
2018 Jul 20 3 days, one-way from Martigues to Lyon Martigues$818
2018 Jul 23 4 days, round-trip The magic of the provencal Rhône and the Camargue Lyon$1142
2018 Aug 05 6 days, one-way from Chalon-sur-Saone to Martigues Chalon-sur-Saone$1780
2018 Aug 11 3 days, one-way from Martigues to Lyon Martigues$818
2018 Aug 23 6 days, one-way from Martigues to Chalon-sur-Saone Martigues$1736
2018 Sep 09 4 days, round-trip The magic of the provencal Rhône and the Camargue Lyon$1239
2018 Oct 07 6 days, one-way from Martigues to Chalon-sur-Saone Martigues$1868
2018 Oct 29 2 days, one-way from Lyon to Martigues Lyon$633