Keep Active

From cycling and walking tours to kayaking on the river, show off your adventurous side with these immersive activities on your next Scenic river cruise.
Climb Bordeaux’s Dune du Pilat, the highest sand dunes in Europe, rewarding yourself with its expansive panoramic views at the top or cycle sunny Provence’s glorious landscapes like the locals with our power-assisted e-bikes.

Discover the hidden gems of Viviers’ beautiful villages that line its riverbanks, or take to the waters by kayak and paddle through its huge natural canyons. Why not navigate off the beaten path and go exploring with the help of our exclusive, tailor-made GPS devices? Perfect for going at your own pace.

If you’d prefer to stay on board, relax on the Sun Deck and enjoy the commentary from your device, with a drink in hand. Learn all about the history and culture of the river on which you’re travelling, as every captivating view is brought to life.


scenic bikes
One of the many joys of a Scenic river cruise is the chance to discover wonderful new destinations at your own pace. Our complimentary e-bikes are the perfect way to go exploring on two wheels. Electronically assisted, they’re great for guests who want to feel the hustle and bustle of vibrant cities and riverbank towns. Fitted with a GPS device so there’s no need to worry about losing your way, customise your excursions to suit your tastes, problem-free - you could be enjoying a leisurely cycle along the Rhône one day and riding the historic regions of Bordeaux the next.


We’ve divided our extensive list of Scenic Freechoice activities into Active, Moderate and Relaxed paces so you can choose those which best suit your requirements and interests.
Active – Energetic excursions, such as cycle rides and kayaking.
Moderate – A comfortable walking pace to take in beautiful city centres on our walking tours.
Relaxed – A slower pace for museum and châteaux visits, or even cooking demonstrations.