Travel along the water on the Canal du Midi
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Sweetness of life, authenticity, disconnection ... Vou have envie to escape for a weekend ou lower, as a couple, with family or friends ? A river cruise is the perfect way to live a unique and unforgettable experience! Several options are available to you: hold the helm aboard a river shuttle or be pampered on a barge-hotel...
But whatever your choice, the channel cannot be described, it is lived! Savor the freedom, forget the stress of everyday life, for an unusual experience ... The tranquility of a stay!
By houseboat or river shuttle
Cast off !
When you take the helm of the boat, you will immediately be struck by this feeling of freedom that animates you. The boat will be your adventure partner and play, reacting quickly and obeying the finger and the eye ... In a few hours you will be the proud captain of the boat. Did you dream it? Your dream will come true.
As if you've been doing this all your life!
A few hours later and voila, you are in control, heading towards new horizons to enjoy of your river getaway. The excitement est always present but going little by little leave room for gentleness and contemplation, serenity is the key word. You will advance peacefully to the rhythm of the landscapes, the villages...
In the wake of a genius
The Canal du Midi is theartwork grandiose of a visionary man, Pierre-Paul Riquet. he goes spend all his lifee to build this extraordinary work connecting the Atlantic to the Mediterranean sea,today et rightly listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Throughout your getaway you will certainly learn a lot about this character. and on the many works that characterize it: aqueducts, spillways, spillways and other bridges ...
Connect the autopilot
On board Of the boat you will live in mode "slow tourism"idleness et relaxation with yourbe crew. Fully enjoy shared meals, aperitifs at the quay with a good wine of nothree: region, mades stopover where you want because it is above all freedom; cross towns and villages steeped in history, visit fascinating monuments. The Canal du Midi will hold no more secrets for you...
On board a hotel barge
Option 0 stress !!
Opt if you prefer for a luxurious cruise aboard a hotel barge. Pamper yourself by a crew at your service full board or half board and enjoy the sweetness of life, idleness ... The feeling that animates you will then be ... "letting go ..."
In 5 star mode
Formerly used for the transport of goods, these barges which can sometimes accommodate up to 10 people are real luxury floating hotels.. Le furniture is of high quality and luxurious, the to the refined and elegant, the preserved authenticity and the charm of yesteryear will make you live like a trip back in time, a travel through centuries and landscapes !
We take it easy!
Between two stopovers, you will appreciate to bask and do sunbathing on the roof terrace lying in a deckchair or in a jacuzzi, baigné by a radiant sun that gilds your skin, you will be rocked by the lapping waves on the hull of the boat. The light breeze from the South will come to caress your face andwe will not think of anything except the happiness of the present moment. Forget your daily worries and enjoy !!
The crew will put together a tailor-made excursion program with you!
If you are a bit athletic or want to stretch your legs, get on a bike made available to you and experience the adventure on 2 wheels, hair in the wind, on the towpath bordering the canal.
For heritage or wine lovers, a mini bus excursion for total immersion is possible, you set the tone!
Your essential stopover
Whether you choose the tailor-made service and all the comforts or rather the adventure in controls of a barge without a license, Capestang is your stopovere essential from many villages and ports crossed. Whether for do your shopping in the village or in the store of the Maison Cantonniere which abounds with local products. It's Uno stopover discovered by his Architectural Heritage rich in the heart of the city and the surrounding villages, an active stopover with its bicycle/motorbike sports activities, and finally a gourmet stopover with its many restaurants that will delight your taste buds!
A question ? A demand ?
Contact the tourist office, our holiday advisers are at your disposal to guide you and compose your stay from the Canal du Midi to Saint-Chinian by phone or email.
By phone +33 (0) 4 67 37 85 29 (type 1)