The Heart of
Done each week
from April to the end of October
The Heart of
beautiful countryside in France."
Caprice does one of the most popular itineraries in France, "The
Heart of Burgundy."
We begin in April and end at the end of October.
We begin in Dijon and take you on the Burgundy Canal to a
St Jean de Losnes on the Soane River to Challon where we join the Canal du Centre.
On the canal du Centre we cruise
directly through the wine villages, mooring among the vines.
Shore Excursions to Dijon, Capital of
Burgundy; Beaune, capital of the vineyards; Medieval Fortress of
Chateau de Marguerite; 12th Century Chateau Rully; 12th century
Monks winery of Clos de Vougeot; Barging center of St Jean de
Losne; and visit to Hotel Dieu, the first charity hospital of
Europe founded in 1443.
30% discount for charter
only on July 12, July 26, August 16 Charter only
20% discount for Aug 2,
23, Sept 6, Oct 4 individual bookings only
Recently acclaimed the
best value in French Barge Cruises
Priced from 2990 per
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closer look at these marvelous Burgundy cruises
From the Rhine
to The Vosges
most interesting canal in France
"The most interesting
canal in France."
121 photos show you why.
travels on from the Rhine near Stasbourg into the
unparalled beauty of the Vosges Mountains of Alsace and
Lorraine. This is one of the more interesting itineraries in
France. You will ride the famous inclined plane of Arzwiller as Lorraine is lifted 150 feet in one
movement. Going to a crystal factory and seeing
beautiful crystal in the making, really up close, is a
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Lorraine in Alsace Lorraine.
Clair de Lune
Canal du Midi
South of France
Sunshine is a
||Clair de Lune
travel on the beautiful Canal du Midi in the South of France
where sunshine is a given. This canal is argued by some to be
the most beautiful in France. I would not disagree.
But the Midi was built 250 years ago when boats were
smaller. The normal size canal boat will not fit into the
locks. Clair de Lune is not a barge conversion but was
built specifically for this canal. It is magnificent.
Retail prices from
person double. A charter for 6 persons is $33,000-- 5
persons is $31,950 and 4 persons is $30,600.
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||Luciole Cruises the
beautiful Nevernais, a shallow canal that take a specially
shallow draft barge to navigate certain sections. Thus it
is limited to certain barges. The Luciole is a perfect fit
to our collection of barges as the cruise is incredible and the
barge very comfortable. If you have not seen this
area of France you are in for a treat.
$3450 to $3850
pp dbl. 2 single cabins on board without single
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