- 473 km (294 mi) long
- The Saone is linked with the Loire River by the Canal du Centre.
- The lesser Saone has a tendency to flood with a very strong oceanic effect.
Which Cruise Lines?
- Avalon Waterways
- Viking River Cruises
Burgundy & Provence
Take a wondrous journey through beautiful France along the Rhône and Saône Rivers with guided sightseeing in the well-known French treasures and some hidden gems too! Begin with an overnight on the captivating Côte d’Azur. Explore this elegant area and relax along the remarkably blue water of the Mediterranean Sea.