Barge cruises in France

Barge cruises in France


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Experience the French way of life on one of our relaxing barge cruises in France, sailing the winding rivers and calm canals of this beautiful country. Get a taste of French culture, nature and delicious cuisine on a slow paced holiday barge cruise. Sail with the hotelship Johanna from Bruges to Paris discovering Picardie. Arrive in Paris as you never ‘ve seen it before. Explore the delicious bubbles of the Champagne region along the river Marne or taste refreshing Sancerre wine on your Upper Loire cruise. Sail up the rivers Seine and Loing into the flower region around Montargis, the “Venice of the Gatinais”. On your barge cruises you’ll visit wineries and old castles, enjoy beautiful landscapes and taste delicious food. There’s something for everybody on a barge cruise through France.

  • Weekly from June to early October
  • Château-Thierry, Epernay, Reims
  • Learn all about Champagne and food pairing
  • Visit Moët & Chandon, Mercier or Castellane
  • Wonderful Marne valley and Reims mountains
  • World War I & II memorials visit possible
  • Visit local artisans, snail farm, Verzenay lighthouse...
  • In May and October (14 day cruise)
  • Bruges, Ghent, Lille, Compiègne, Pontoise,...
  • Discover northern France as never seen before
  • Castles of Chantilly, Monte Cristo and others
  • Matisse and Vincent Van Gogh
  • Armisitice wagon and other WWI memorials
  • Very diverse and interesting countryside
  • Spring 2018
  • Seine, Melun, Nemours, Montargis
  • Castles of Fontainebleau & Vaux le Vicompte
  • Medieval village of Château-Landon
  • Impressionists painters villages
  • Mighty Seine and quiet Loing canal
  • Central France at it's best.
  • Spring 2018
  • Montargis, Briare, Chatillon-sur-Loire
  • Cross the famous Briare canal bridge
  • Historic 7-stair lock of Rogny
  • Gien with it's faience factory
  • Castles of St. Fargeau & Pont Chevron
  • Excursion to Sancerre with wine tasting