1. 49' Canal Boat "Vision 4 SL" for 9 Person | The Cathar Cruise in Canal du Midi, France
  2. 49' Canal Boat "Vision 4 SL" for 9 Person | The Cathar Cruise in Canal du Midi, France
  3. 49' Canal Boat "Vision 4 SL" for 9 Person | The Cathar Cruise in Canal du Midi, France

49' Canal Boat "Vision 4 SL" for 9 Person | The Cathar Cruise in Canal du Midi, France

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Experience a fantastic boat trip along the canals of Canal du Midi in France. Book "The Cathar Cruise" onboard the 49' Canal Boat for up to 9 people. For around $1,291 USD per night and preferred minimum booking of 3-nights you can have a great time! Rates: • $1,291 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: A vacation of medieval forts and Roman cities blended with the charm of vineyard towns relaxes and refreshes! The Cathar Cruise Oneway: Homps to Trèbes, via Narbonne & Carcassonne You’ve chosen a boat rent on the Canal du Midi that combines the best of the region — wine towns like Homps and Trèbes, and two historic cities filled with history and charm. Carcassonne is a real highlight with its nearby leisure park (the kids will love it!). Summer festivals with jousting and more lure you! Narbonne on the Canal de la Robine is a great city to explore! Main Activities Along the Way Explore a Roman town - The past comes alive as you visit the impressive St. Just Cathedral in historic Narbonne. Visit medieval Carcassonne - A must-see attraction, the castle and ramparts of this famous walled city are truly spectacular. Savor regional fine wines - In Homps, arrange for a tour of the local vineyards and sample the quality wines produced in the area. 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! Check out a wine museum - Browse in the wine museum at the Château de Ventenac in the pretty village of Ventenac. Tour Riquet castle - When stopping at pleasant Paraza, visit the former home of Pierre-Paul Riquet, builder of the Canal du Midi. Tarry in Roubia - Break out a sumptuous picnic lunch and watch the happenings on the canal from your sundeck! 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. Key Towns And Villages On Your Cruise 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. Sallèles d'Aude Surrounded by a verdant forest, Salleles d'Aude is a charming and welcoming town where you will have the occasion to cycle or walk along the numerous paths. Enjoy the green forested landscapes in a quiet atmosphere on the outskirts, or try a meal in one of the good restaurants downtown. Narbonne Once the most important city of the Roman Gaulle, Narbonne hosts many vestiges of the past and keeps them like treasures. Come here and visit the basilica Saint-Paul, the wonderful cathedral Saint-Just-et-Saint-Pasteur, and many others. Downtown, the old winding streets are just charming. Carcassonne Discover the biggest and most beautiful medieval construction in all of Europe: the huge stronghold of Carcassonne, built in the 13th century. Explore it and learn its history. Stand on the huge fortified walls to admire the gorgeous views over the valley. Trèbes Along the Canal du Midi, there is a pretty and welcoming town called Trèbes. Moor here to eat downtown in one of the good restaurants, or visit the church Saint-Etienne, built in the 14th century. What To Expect Onboard: Truly an upmarket diesel boat rent Vision 4 SL, this model boasts joystick steering, elegant interior, roomy sundeck and all the gadgets for effortless cruising in style and comfort! Cruise smoothly along the inland waterways in this stylish high-end boat rental. The saloon features a radio/CD system and flat-screen TV/DVD player, and has plenty of room for entertaining. It also has a convertible love seat for one adult. The four cabins have two twin beds that convert to doubles. This vessel was designed just for our company, with the new addition of direct access from galley to sundeck! • Boat Size: 14.95 m x 4.65 m • 4 equal sized cabins • 4 en-suite bathrooms with separate shower • 1 sleep-on convertible bunk in saloon • Stairs from the saloon to the sundeck Interior & Saloon • Luxurious and spacious interior, tastefully furnished and equipped. • Large open plan saloon/kitchen galley with music system and flat screen TV; interior steering position and access to fore deck from saloon. • Convertible love seat comfortably sleeps one person Light and airy design for great visibility from inside. • Modern design kitchen galley with gas oven, hob and large fridge, fully equipped for great onboard entertaining. Cabins & Bathrooms • The cabins in Vision 4 SL are all the same size and designed for privacy. Each cabin has a bed that can work as a double or two singles. • Air-conditioning you control with a thermostat in each stateroom assures a restful night's sleep. • The full standing headroom (6.5 feet/2 meters) will appeal to taller cruisers, and level flooring makes the staterooms feel more like luxurious hotel suites. • Each stateroom has modern en-suite bathroom facilities that include sink, state-of-the-art electric-flush toilet, and enclosed shower. Sundeck & Features • Huge top sundeck with steering position, BBQ, bar fridge and collapsible, sun-canopy (bimini) • Easy access to sundeck with stairs from galley • Additional joystick steering for exceptionally easy manoeuvring and mooring • 220v shore power & 220v power while you cruise (high wattage appliances not recommended for use while cruising) Easy access from/to exterior • Direct access to the foredeck from the saloon • Large rear platform which makes mooring and boarding easy • The stairs from the galley to the sundeck, new on this model, make entertaining even easier. Features • Burner • Oven / Grill • Fridge - 280 L • Deep Freezer • Microwave • Heater • Air conditioning • Internal Steering Position • External Steering Position • Bow Thrusters • Moorings joystick (esydock) • Sundeck • Alfresco dining • Ambient light • Bimini (sundeck cover) • Deck Shower • Fridge on sundeck • Plancha • CD / Radio player • MP3/USB features • Shore Power (220V on dock) • 220V on cruise • Safety Box Technical • Length: 14.97 m • Beam: 4.65 m • Max. Headroom: 2 m • Water Tank: 1500 L • Fuel Tank: 450 L • Engine Type: Diesel Additional Services: Options and Extras To enhance your experience, you can add extras & services to your vacation. The availabilities and prices of the extras will be confirmed at start of your booking. Bicycles To explore the countryside or just get to the boulangerie. • Standard: $60 per week • Child / Tag-along: $46 per week *Availability of bike type depends on base Parking • Open-air locked parking: From $53 USD per car/day • Garage: From $70 USD per car/day *Availability of parking type depends on base. Car Transfer • $175 - $420 depending on the route Top Deck Cushions Enjoy extra comfort with top deck cushions, perfect for sitting and sunbathing on! • Pack of 2: $7 per week Cleaning • Eco-Pack: $15 • Cleaning Service: $110 to $210 (depending on boat model) Early Check-in & Late Check-out • Early Check-in: $125 (subject to availability) • Late Check-out: $125 (subject to availability) Special Occasion Gift Basket Order a special occasion gift basket full of local delicacies and regional specialities, this is a great mark to celebrate a birthday or a special occasion. • Gift Basket: $100 Wi-Fi Wi-Fi service provided for up to 5 devices per boat. • $63 per week in France Standard start/end cruise: Your boat will be available between 3pm & 5.30pm on your departure day and must be returned at 9am on your final day. Notes: Early check-in and late check-out can be booked as extra (depends on availability) If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.

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

Owner:Laurie

Features & Details

Length
49ft
  • Wi-Fi
  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Galley Stove & Oven
  • Cabin
  • Toilet
  • Wheel steering
  • Inboard Engine
  • CD Player
  • Chart Plotter
  • 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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