1. Charter barge Johanna, Champagne area, France
  2. Charter barge Johanna, Champagne area, France
  3. Charter barge Johanna, Champagne area, France

Charter barge Johanna, Champagne area, France

Enjoy Champagne, France by boat! Charter the "Johanna" Canal Boat for up to 6 people complete with crew. Rates as low as $13,250 USD per week, (3 guests, All-In). The motorship Johanna has been converted in 2013 into a 3 room cruise ship, each room with ensuite bathroom. While cruising in France during summer, we offer a cosy B&B; in Bruges during our off-season. Every day after breakfast, we cruise some 4 to 5h to our next destination. After lunch, your minivan driver and guide awaits you for an exiting excursion in the area, visiting whine houses, castles, small villages and historic towns, delicious champagne tastings, discovering local artisan delights... When returning from one of the excursions to inspiring locations such as historical city centers, museums or restaurants, you will of course be looking for comfortable sleeping quarters. That is why each of the three cabins is equipped with either a queen size or twin beds. To provide you with all the necessary comforts, each cabin has its own en suite bathroom, complete with shower, washing basin and toilet. Of course we also installed central heating and individual air conditioning per room. One window and two opening portholes ensure a pleasant light filled ambiance. A 3 course dinner is server on board, full of fresh local ingredients and prepared by your personal chef Patsie in the open gally. Guests interested in cooking can help her, learning all the secrets of her delicious meals. Our 34 sq m sundeck is equipped with relaxing deck chairs that allow you to bask in the warmth of the sun while admiring the surrounding landscape.For those who prefer the cool of the shadow, we 've covered a part of the deck with a canopy. Table and chairs invite you to al fresco dining or enjoying an afternoon cup of thee. The flowers and plants bring the beauty of nature close to you. Routes in France: - Bruges – Paris: (14d) Bruges – Deinze – Menen – Lille – Douai – Ruyaulcourt – Péronne – Noyon – St Leu d’Esserent – Pontoise – Bougival – Paris. Visits possible to Ghent, Flanders Fields, Lens, Armentières, Arras, Somme area, Laon, Amiens, chateau Chantilly, Auvers sur Oise, chateau de Monte Cristo, etc… - Upper Seine: (7d) Evry – Melun – Moret sur Loing – Nemours – Château Landon – Montargis. Visits to chateau de Fontainebleau and Vaux le Vicomte, medieval castle of Nemours, painters villages of Moret and Barbizon, etc… - Upper Loire: (7d) Montargis – Montbouy – Rogny les 7 Ecluses – Ouzouer sur Trézée – Briare – Châtillon sur Loire. With crossing of the famous canal bridge over the Loire. - Champagne: (7d) Château Thierry – Dormans – Epernay – Condé sur Marne – Billy le Grand – Reims. Visits of champagne caves and houses, snail farm, Lighthouse of Verzenay, Beech trees of Verzy, Chalons en Champagne, Cathedral of Reims, etc… Prices 'All-Inclusive': • 6 Persons: - 7 days Charter: $22,500 USD (€ 18.750 euro) - 14 days Charter: $44,500 USD (€ 37.000 euro) • 5 Persons: - 7 days Charter: $19,250 USD (€ 16.000 euro) - 14 days Charter: $38,000 USD (€ 31.500 euro) • 4 Persons: - 7 days Charter: $16,000 USD (€ 13.250 euro) - 14 days Charter: $31,500 USD (€ 22.000 euro) • 1-3 Persons: - 7 days Charter: $13,250 USD (€ 11.000 euro) - 14 days Charter: $26,000 USD (€ 21.500 euro) • Per Cabin (limited availability): - 7 days Charter: $8,500 USD (€ 7.000 euro) - 14 days Charter: $16,500 USD (€ 13.500 euro) • Single Occupancy (if available): - 7 days Charter: $5,100 USD (€ 4.200 euro) - 14 days Charter: $9,900 USD ( €8.200 euro) • Other prices on request: Cruise with only breakfast, half board, full board, with or without excursions, ... Starting at € 4.350 euro ($ 5,500 USD) for 3 nights cruise, 6 guests, breakfast only, Chateau-Thiery to Epernay. Prices Include: All meals on board. (Inclusive 2 dinners at local restaurant) Coffee, tea and all other beverages normally stored on board, except special wines, vintage champagnes and liquors on request. Standard excursions with minivan, including entrance fees and tastings. All sailing costs: harbor fees, local tax, tourist tax, fuel … Full time crew of 2 or 3. Free use of equipment on board: bicycles, party games, audio, WiFi. Deposit: 30% of total charter price. Balance (70%) 3 months before cruise departure date. Canceling: Refund till 3 months before departure date. No refund when cancelled less than 3 months before departure. Location of the ship: Depending on cruise calendar: Chateau-Thierry or Reims

Captain is included.
A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
6 guests
Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
Canal Boat


Winterlocation as BB in Brugge, Belgium. In summer cruising in France, mainly Champagne area (between Chateau-Thierry, Epernay and Reims)

Features & Details

  • Wi-Fi
  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Climate Control
  • Galley Stove & Oven
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cabin
  • Toilet
  • Wheel steering
  • Bimini
  • Bow Thrusters
  • Inboard Engine
  • CD Player
  • Dinghy
  • Fuel type: Diesel
  • Generator
  • 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

Additional Fees: - Travel expenses to and from the agreed meeting point. - Personal expenses. - Travel and cancellation insurance. (Highly recommended). - Health and personal accident insurance. - Optional crew gratuities, usually 5 to 10%. Life on board: - Smoking is prohibited inside the accommodation. Consider also your fellow travelers on deck. - On board prevails a family atmosphere. We are happy to use first names and wear casual clothing. - Storage space on board is limited. Do not bring too many clothes with you, but keep in mind the changing climate and the season. Foldable travel bags take less space than suitcases. - For trips and excursions, walking shoes and comfortable clothing is recommended. Cancellation Policy: - If the client has to cancel the cruise, he informs the skipper immediately in writing. For a cancellation up to 90 days before departure, a minimum of $310 USD / person is charged. Cancelling less than 90 days before departure results in a repay of 50% of the deposited amount, but only on condition of new bookings. - For a cancelling less than 30 days before departure no refund can be obtained and the full amount is due. - Changing the date after booking confirmation is received results in a cancellation except if the skipper can change the cruise to the new date. - If, for reasons beyond the control of the skipper, the ship is not available, he will try to find another ship with same capacity and comfort. If this is not possible, the full amount paid will be refunded without any additional compensation. - The skipper does all what is possible to make the cruise as planned. He has full responsibility and can, due to external circumstances, decide to change a cruise or provide an alternative program. He is not responsible and no remuneration or compensation is paid if the trip can not be made due to repairs, strikes, flooding, drought or other external conditions for which he can not be held responsible. - The skipper has the right to end the voyage for a person or group if this person or group endangers the ship, the equipment or other guests by not respecting the rules or advice of the skipper. For the same safety reasons, people under the influence of alcohol or drugs will be removed from the ship at the first possible stop. There will be no compensation for these interruptions of the cruise. - The skipper and crew do all possible to offer their guests a comfortable and relaxing cruise. In case the client has any complaints, he will report them to the skipper immediately with written details so the skipper can investigate and react accordingly. Complaints should be made within 28 days after the cruise to be accepted.