Midi Cruises
Luxury canal barge cruises on the canals of southern France.

 

Presents the Clair de Lune
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Canal cruises on the hotel barge Clair de Lune.

And here's a sample cruise itinerary

Saturday:

Champagne reception and welcome aboard by the crew and Captain. Time to relax and unpack before dinner aboard.

Sunday:

A full day cruising starting with our first aqueduct over the river Orb and up the famous flight of locks of Fonserannes. A beautiful cruise to the village of Capestang where we moor for the night.

Monday:

This morning we will be visiting the Oppidum d'Enserune, a unique site with wonderful panoramic views. Then a visit to Domain Guery to enjoy the hospitality of of owner Max Tastavy.
After lunch we continue cruising along a beautiful stretch of the canal to our night mooring at Roubia.

Tuesday:

Visit of the historical town of Narbonne, full of sightseeing and shopping opportunities.
Our afternoon cruise takes us along to the pretty village of Homps where we will spend the night.

Wednesday:

A visit north of the canal takes us to the fortified village of Minerve, set amongst rugged gorges in an area inhabited since prehistoric times.
Our afternoon takes us through some of the prettiest sections of the canal.
Night mooring in Marseillette.

Thursday:

An early departure for our morning cruise passing through some glorious countryside to our lunchtime stop at the Roman outpost of Trebes.
Our afternoon takes us to Carcassonne where we will spend time exploring the old city before returning to the barge for a memorable farewell dinner.

Friday:

After breakfast departure for your onward travel.

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