Canal and River Barge Cruises in France

France has over 3,000 miles of canals and rivers, many of which are navigable by the popular hotel and charter barge cruises taking passengers on leisurely, unique adventures. These are some of the most beautiful waterways in the world enhanced by the wonderful culture of French joie de vivre with gourmet dining, fine wines, friendly people and rich history.

For information on the barge regions, click on the red "Region" link.

For information on the barge cruises, click on the barge name.

REGIONS IN FRANCE

Charming Class
Charter Only
($2500-$3500)

First Class
($3500-$5200)

Deluxe
($4500-$6000)
Ultra Deluxe
($5500+)
Northern Burgundy Randle (4) Elisabeth (6)
L'Art de Vivre (8) 
Luciole (14)
La Belle Époque (13)
Savoir Faire (12)
C'est La Vie (8)
La Nouvelle Etoile (8)
Nenuphar (12)
Southern Burgundy Bonheur (4)
Savoir Vivre (8)
Caprice (21) Absoluut2 (8)
Apres Tout (6)
Hirondelle (8)
L'Impressionniste (12)
Papillon (6)
Saroche (6)
Adrienne (12)
Amaryllis
 (8)
Fleur de Lys (6)
Prosperite (8)
Canal du Midi South of France
Anjodi (8)
Athos (10)
Emma (6)
Alegria (4)
Clair de Lune
 (6)
Colibri (4)
Enchante (8)
Esperance (6)
Papillon (6)
Alouette (4)
Enchante (8)
Roi Soleil (6)
Provence

Le Phenicien (18)
Saroche (6)
Napoleon (12)
Upper Loire

Meanderer (6) La Nouvelle Etoile (8)
Renaissance (8)
Southwest France
  Saint Louis (6)  
Alsace-Lorraine

Panache (12)
La Nouvelle Etoile (8)
Brittany Libje (4)


Champagne Paris

Savoir Faire (12) C'est La Vie (8)
La Nouvelle Etoile
 (8)

 Waterway regions of France
France Map courtesy of European Waterways