group & family cruises in france
2020 cruise holidays
only few weeks left !
Our excellent value river barges are designed to be chartered by family or group. Our 22 passenger river barges are all similar, each of them offering the same comfort and the same service. The most famous cruising areas in France are Burgundy and the Canal du Midi whilst Alsace and Champagne offer very scenic cruises. The captain and crew will remain discretely around to make sure you have the safest and most enjoyable time on board. Those barges are very well priced and many 2020 cruises are already booked out. Be quick! Call now.
cruise The breathtaking Doubs River Valley
BESANCON - DELUZ - BAUMES-LES-DAMES - CLERVAL - L'ISLE-SUR-LE-DOUBS - MONTBELIARD
From Besançon to Montbéliard, cruise through lush landscapes and breathtaking sceneries along the valley of the Doubs. Discover authentic cities and sites with a rich heritage and unique traditions such as Montbéliard, the citadel of Besançon, the city of Baume-les-Dames or the Reposoir Chapel. We guarantee a memorable experience on board our cruise.
22/10 to 28/10/2020 - "Barge Jeanine"
Prestigious Paris and its major must-see sites
PARIS - ITS LEGENDARY SITES - THE COVERED ARCADES - "OLD PARIS" DISTRICTS
In winter, the barge Raymonde remains moored in Paris. It's great opportunity for visitors to enjoy both, the highlights of Paris and the warm & cosy atmosphere onboard. We will take you for a panoramic tour of the French capital; you will visit Parisian covered walkways and the famous Saint Germain des Prés historical district. Enquire now.
cruise the Marne Canal from Paris to Epernay
PARIS - LAGNY-SUR-MARNE - MEAUX - SAINT-JEAN-LES-DEUX-JUMEAUX - CHATEAU THIERRY - DORMANS - EPERNAY - Paris
From Paris to Epernay, cruise on the majestic Marne canal lined with cities full of character. You will discover charming and timeless Paris and its famous monuments, but also Reims, the City of Art and History, home to many UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Notre-Dame Cathedral. Do not miss out on Hautvillers and its beautiful surrounding vineyards.
2020 deparures; 7 to 13/05, 21 to 27/05, 16 to 22/07, 23 to 29/07 - "Barge Raymonde"
cruise the Marne-Rhine Canal from Strasbourg
STRASBOURG - WALTENHEIM - SAVERNE - LUTZELBOURG - XOUAXANGE - LAGARDE
From Strasbourg to Lagarde, embark on an authentic and traditional cruise in the heart of Alsace. You will cruise on the Marne-Rhine Canal where you will discover a colorful heritage and monuments that reflect its history through exciting tours. Explore the Hops Trail, the Haut Barr and Lutzelbourg castles or the Chagall trail and be astonished by the richness of this captivating cruise.
3 to 9/04 & 28/08 to 3/09/2020 - "Barge Madeleine"
Cruise in Provence from Arles to Sète
ARLES - GALLICAN - AIGUES-MORTES - PALAVAS-LES-FLOTS - SETE
Provence is the most popular French regional destination for tourists, with its dry sun-filled summers and mild winters. Provence has retained its traditional rural values and cultures whilst enjoying prosperity since the 19th Century. Provence is a a pot-pourri of dramatic features: majestic Rhone River, dramatic rocky coastline, mountains and green valleys of limestone soils - large oak trees abound with lavender, sage, rosemary and thyme growing wild.
3/04 to 9/04/2020, 24 to 30/07/2020 "barge Anne Marie"
cruising along in Burgundy
DIJON - LONGECOURT-EN-PLAINE - SAINT-JEAN-DE-LOSNE - CHALON-SUR-SAONE - CHAGNY - SANTENAY - SAINT-LEGER-SUR-DHEUNE
From Dijon to Saint-Léger-sur-Dheune, join us for a unique journey along the Burgundy canal to discover cities with unconditional charm. Visit Saint-Jean-de-Losne and its Musée de la Batellerie, recounting the history of navigation, and taste* regional products and wines in Santenay. Do not miss out on Chalon-sur-Saône, beautiful city of art and history, and hike to the Cirque du Bout du Monde for some gorgeous panoramas: take advantage of this relaxing yet cultural and gourmet cruise that will not fail to surprise you!
16 to 22/04/2020 "Barge Deborah"
the Loire Canal and its secrets
Paris - NEVERS - MARSEILLES-LES-AUBIGNY - HERRY - MENETREOL-SOUS-SANCERRE - LERE - BRIARE - Paris
From Nevers to Briare, this cruise will take you to the heart of authentic terroirs and cities full of character and heritage. Cruise along the Loire Canal, the royal river with a legendary beauty. You will explore unique places such as Nevers located in the heart of Burgundy, but also the Fontmorigny Abbey, recounting 8 centuries of monastic history. Discover wine and gastronomic cities such as Pouilly-sur-Loire and Sancerre.
30/04 to 6/05, 14 to 20/05, 1 to 7/10, 08 to 14/10, 22 to 28/10/2020 - "Barge Deborah"
The Petite Saône & The Burgundy Canal
Dijon - PORT-SUR-SAÔNE - RAY-SUR-SAÔNE - GRAY - AUXONNE - LONGECOURT-EN-PLAINE - DIJON
From Port-sur-Saône to Dijon, cruise on the majestic Burgundy canal where charming cities and stories await you. Go back in time through our guided tours and discover Dijon, former capital of the Dukes of Burgundy, or the unparalleled elegance of the Château de Champlitte. Take a breath of fresh air and immerse yourself in arts, traditions and architectural gems through this journey across the Haute-Saône all the way to Burgundy.
2020 cruises sold-out!"Barge Jeanine" -
traditional christmas markets in Alsace
STRASBOURG - Sélestat - The Wine Route - STRASBOURG
If you are in France in winter, don't miss Strasbourg and Colmar famous Christmas markets. Make sure to wear warm clothes before wandering through hundreds of inviting booths full of traditional goodies and Christmas decoration. You'll see also many extraordinary beautiful houses et visit several typical local villages.