Explore Canal du Midi with 42' Canal Boat for 6 Person
Experience this awesome cruise along the beautiful Canal du Midi in France. Book 42' Canal Boat for up to 6 people. Rates as low as $399 USD per day. "Exclusively to GetMyBoat, we are offering free bicycles for the duration of your trip on all bookings for you and your guests". Rates: Daily Rental ● From January 1, 2020: From $399 USD per day ● March 6, 2020 to March 31, 2020: From $266 USD to $532 USD per day ● April 1, 2020 to April 30, 2020: From $266 USD to $624 USD per day ● May 1, 2020 to May 31, 2020: From $360 USD to $824 USD per day ● June 1, 2020 to June 30, 2020: From $396 USD to $812 USD per day ● July 1, 2020 to July 31, 2020: From $402 USD to $892 USD per day ● August 1, 2020 to August 31, 2020: From $402 USD to $908 USD per day ● September 1, 2020 to September 30, 2020: From $280 USD to $676 USD per day ● October 1, 2020 to October 31, 2020: From $238 USD to $484 USD per day ● November 1, 2020 to November 6, 2020: From $238 USD to $476 USD per day 7 Nights Rental ● From March 14, 2020: Starts at $2659 USD ● From April 11, 2020: Starts at $2799 USD ● From April 25, 2020: Starts at $3119 USD ● From May 2, 2020: Starts at $3599 USD ● From May 16, 2020: Starts at $4039 USD ● From May 23, 2020: Starts at $3899 USD ● From May 30, 2020: Starts at $4119 USD ● From June 6, 2020: Starts at $3959 USD ● From June 13, 2020: Starts at $3999 USD ● From June 27, 2020: Starts at $4059 USD ● From July 4, 2020: Starts at $4019 USD ● From July 11, 2020: Starts at $4319 USD ● From July 18, 2020: Starts at $4459 USD ● From July 25, 2020: Starts at $4439 USD ● From August 1, 2020: Starts at $4539 USD ● From August 8, 2020: Starts at $4379 USD ● From August 15, 2020: Starts at $4219 USD ● From August 22, 2020: Starts at $3859 USD ● From August 29, 2020: Starts at $4019 USD ● From September 5, 2020: Starts at $3419 USD ● From September 12, 2020: Starts at $3379 USD ● From September 19, 2020: Starts at $2799 USD ● From September 26, 2020: Starts at $2459 USD ● From October 3, 2020: Starts at $2419 USD ● From October 10, 2020: Starts at $2379 USD Rates may vary. Inquire for specific rates. 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. What to Expect Onboard: Feel pampered with the 42-foot Royal Classique canal boat rental! Wood-effect flooring, plush upholstery and a big kitchen are amongst the amenities! Bow thrusters make maneuvering Royal Classique boat rentals easy and fun. Three super-private cabins with en-suite bathrooms are great for three couples! This canal boat rental is fully air-cooled for your comfort, and the generous saloon featuring a radio/CD player is built for entertaining family and friends in style! • Boat Size: 12.80 m x 4.10 m • 1 cabin with king size bed • 2 cabins with convertible twin/double beds Interior & Saloon • The large open-plan saloon features a generous U-shaped love seat with a dining table that folds down when not in use to maximize space. • A sound system with a radio/CD player is a welcome amenity for entertaining. • There's easy access to outside decks and the sundeck. • There's good visibility from the inside steering station in the saloon. • The kitchen/galley is large and modern, featuring an electric refrigerator, a stove, oven, sink, and lots of storage and counter space. • Air-cooling throughout the boat in warm weather is a big plus. Cabins & Bathrooms • The forward cabin features a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with shower, toilet, and sink. • The two rear cabins each have two single beds that convert to double beds. Each has an en-suite bathroom with shower, toilet, and sink. Sundeck & Features • The large sundeck is a fabulous location for enjoying the beauty of boat vacations in Europe. Just relaxing and dining alfresco is delightful. • A second steering station offers superior visibility for the skipper. • Generous side decks make line handling easy. • A safe is aboard for your convenience and security. • Bow thrusters are a major attraction of this boat! • The onboard electrical system runs on 12-volt DC power and has 220-volt shore power. • The Royal Classique is equipped with an efficient and reliable diesel engine. Technical • Length: 12.80 M • Beam: 4.10 m • Max. Headroom: 1.90 m • Water Tank: 1000 L • Fuel Tank: 350 L • Engine Type: Diesel Features • Burner / Oven • Heater • Fans • Cabin air cooling • Internal Steering Position • External Steering Position • Bow Thrusters • CD / Radio player • MP3/USB • Flat Screen • Internet access • Cigar lighter Plug (12V) • 12/220V Converter • Shore Power (220V on dock) • 220V on cruise • Safety Box • Internal Steering Position • External Steering Position • Bow Thrusters • Sliding roof • Sundeck • Alfresco dining • Ambient light • Plancha 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 Lantern For alfresco dining on the sundeck of your boat. • Lantern: $14 per week 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.
- 6 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
- Canal Boat
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- Inboard Engine
- CD Player
- Chart Plotter
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
40% 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.