1. Canal Boat rental in Homps
  2. Canal Boat rental in Homps
  3. Canal Boat rental in Homps

Canal Boat rental in Homps

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Discover the amazing the 11th-century Romanesque chapel and 14th-century Chateau during your private cruise in Canal du Midi! Book "The Cathar Short Break" cruise aboard the 39' Canal boat for up to 6 people. For around $779 per night and minimum booking of 3 nights, you can have a great time in the city. Rates: • $779 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: The quiet villages of Homps and Le Somail captivate you with their beauty. Visit the walled fortress of Carcassonne! The Cathar Short Break Setting off from the quaint village of Homps, enjoy the easygoing pace of travel on your canal cruise through France’s wine country. Along the way you’ll find watersports, a leisure park, first-rate restaurants serving local cuisine, bicycling and walking paths, and historic sites to explore. Take some time to check out the medieval city of Carcassonne! Main Activities Along the Way Visit medieval Carcassonne A must-see attraction, the castle and ramparts of this famous walled city are truly spectacular. Check out a wine museum Browse in the wine museum at the Château de Ventenac in the pretty village of Ventenac. 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! Tarry in Roubia Break out a sumptuous picnic lunch and watch the happenings on the canal from your sundeck! In Carcassonne The Raymond Chésa Leisure Park has picnic areas, a miniature golf course, and a forest adventure park! Savor regional fine wines In Homps, arrange for a tour of the local vineyards and sample the quality wines produced in the area. 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. La Redorte La Redorte is a beautiful and leafy town along the canal. Moor here and take a walk on one of the numerous walking trails around town, or maybe you will prefer sampling the local cuisine in one of the good restaurants. Marseillette Marseillette is a welcoming and peaceful village surrounded by lush, green countryside. Walk among the vineyards and discover the beautiful scenery. 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.

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
  • Bow Thrusters
  • Inboard Engine
  • Center Cockpit
  • Chart Plotter
  • Dinghy
  • Twin Engine
  • Inverter
  • 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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