1. The Classic Midi Cruise for 4 Person Aboard 29' Canal Boat in France
  2. The Classic Midi Cruise for 4 Person Aboard 29' Canal Boat in France
  3. The Classic Midi Cruise for 4 Person Aboard 29' Canal Boat in France

The Classic Midi Cruise for 4 Person Aboard 29' Canal Boat in France

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Experience this awesome cruise along the beautiful Canal du Midi in France. Book "The Classic Midi Cruise" onboard the 29' Canal Boat for up to 4 people. For around $999 USD per night and preferred minimum booking of 3-nights you can have a great time! Rates: • $999 USD per night (3-nights minimum) What's included in the price? • Renting the boat and its equipment • A galley (kitchen) with all the utensils and appliances you would expect • Towels and linen for all passengers • A boat handling demo • Technical support • On-board cruising information What's not included in the price? • Any additional extras & services • Boat damage waiver, Fuel cost & deposits • Travel from/to the base(s) • Mooring fees • Cancellation plan & any travel/personal insurance What You Can Expect: From Mediterranean beaches to the fine restaurants and hillside vineyards near Homps, this cruise will inspire you! The Classic Midi Cruise You’ve left the Mediterranean beaches behind on your way to picturesque Homps. As you relax, the marvels of engineering become clear as your Canal du Midi cruise takes you over Roman aqueducts, through the Tunnel de Malpas and along the Fonsérannes staircase of locks. You chat with fellow travelers, dine at waterfront cafés and simply relax over a picnic in the shade. Main Activities Along the Way Browse in waterside shops - Book lovers will be in heaven at Le Trouve Tout du Livre in lovely Le Somail. It's picture-postcard perfect! Enchanting Béziers - Stroll beneath the trees along the Allées Paul Riquet and enjoy the bars, cafés, restaurants and shops. Tour a family vineyard - The local wines at the Domaine de Guery winery in Capestang will enchant you! Admire fine art - Spend time at the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Béziers to see paintings and glassworks. Tarry in Roubia - Break out a sumptuous picnic lunch and watch the happenings on the canal from your sundeck! Ancient ruins in Colombiers - The ruins of the pre-Roman Oppidum d'Enserune date back to the 6th century B.C Swim in the balmy Mediterranean - Gorgeous golden beaches are within walking distance of laid-back and beautiful Port Cassafières! Cycling along the canal banks - The canal du midi is known for its beautiful and maintained canal banks. At any time, take your bike and ride around to see pretty landscapes. Watersports in the sun - Have a great time with the kids enjoying all kinds of watersports at the Lac de Jouarres in Homps. Stop, and smell the roses - When you're in Béziers, allow the sweet flowers of Le Plateau des Poétes to mesmerise you! Key Towns And Villages On Your Cruise Port Cassafieres Port-Cassafières is a pleasant and peaceful harbor to stop, complete with cycling paths. Its proximity to Spain gives it some interesting flourishes in cuisine, architecture and culture and as a result it is a truly cosmopolitan spot to explore. Béziers Béziers is an enchanting city, and the second most important on the Canal du Midi. Here, you will have the chance to discover the beautiful architecture, in particular the stunning Saint-Nazaire cathedral which is just splendid. Downtown, there are magical places to take a walk, like the Plateau des Poètes. Fonserannes Built with all the genius of Pierre-Paul Riquet in the 17th century, Fonsérannes has the greatest staircase of locks on the Canal du Midi. Here you'll ascend or descend the canal by an amazing 25 meters. Colombiers In Colombiers, visit the Saint-Sylvestre church, which is full of history. At night, the rectory's gardens are lit up and are perfect for a charming walk. Capestang A lovely village full of resplendent medieval architecture, built around the imposing 14th Century Collegiale Church and around the Castle, which was once the second residence of the Archbishop of Narbonne. Le Somail Le Somail is a beautiful hamlet where you'll appreciate the beautiful old houses covered in ivy. It's a wonderful place to relax and take it all in. Ventenac As you approach Ventenac, you will be struck by the site of the city's majestic Castle. Along the banks of the canal, you can taste wine, or even buy some. Ventenac is a picture-perfect canalside city to visit. Paraza Paraza is a wonderful and typical town with colorful houses along the bank. If you walk around the village, you will most likely encounter the old abandoned windmill of Cantaranne. Roubia Roubia is a charming little village with a beautiful parish church that is worth a visit. If you moor here, you might enjoy getting close to nature with a walk in the woods. Argens-Minervois Argens-Minervois is a beautiful little town, typical to the Minervois region. The village is clustered around a 14th century château and overlooks the canal and the river Aude. Homps Homps is a verdant and often sunny town. Moor here and take a walk downtown to discover the flower-lined streets and the old romanesque chapel built in the 11th century.

Captain is not included.
Trip may require hiring additional qualified personnel.
Capacity
4 guests
Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
Canal Boat
LH

Owner:Laurie

Features & Details

Length
29ft
  • Wi-Fi
  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Galley Stove & Oven
  • Cabin
  • Toilet
  • Wheel steering
  • Inboard Engine
  • CD Player
  • Chart Plotter
  • Dinghy
  • Single Engine
  • Fuel type: Diesel
  • Berth
  • Head

Approximate Location

You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.

The boat's approximate location on a map

Cancellation Policy

0% refund up to 30 days prior.

Additional Terms & Information

If You Cancel Your Holiday Cancellation Terms: To cancel a reservation, the Renter should notify the Company in writing. Period before departure in which you notify the Company and Cancellation Penalty: More than 70 days prior to departure date: Deposit is non-refundable Between 70 and 43 days prior to departure date: 45% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 42 and 15 days prior to departure date: 60% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 14 days and departure date: 100% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable If You Change Your Booking If, after our confirmation invoice has been issued, you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way, for example your chosen departure date (in the same season only), destination or boat, we will do our utmost to make these changes but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes to be made must be in writing from the lead name or your travel agent.  The price of your holiday may increase or decrease to reflect the changes requested by you. You will be asked to pay an administration charge of US$140 (more than 70 days prior to departure) or US$250 (between 70 and 15 days prior to departure) per booking amendment and any further cost we incur in making this alteration and any increase in the cost of your trip. Please note that no changes or rescheduling are permitted less than 14 days prior to departure. Please check whether your holiday insurance will cover any changes or increased costs resulting from a change. You should be aware that these costs could increase the closer to the departure date that changes are made and you should contact us as soon as possible.

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