France has over 5,000 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.


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Master List of Barges in France

For information on the barge regions, click on the name of the region.

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



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 Northern Burgundy
 La Belle Époque (13)
 C'est La Vie (8)
 Nivernais Canal
 Northern Burgundy

*Randle (4)  L'Art de Vivre (8) 
 Luciole (12)
 Southern Burgundy  Savoir Vivre (8)
*Magnolia (6)

*Grand Victoria (6)
 Hirondelle (8)
 L'Impressionniste (12)
*Rendez-vous (6)
 Saroche (6)

*Amaryllis (8)
Finesse (8)
*Fleur de Lys (6)
*Prosperite (8)
 Canal du Midi
 South of France
 Caroline (4-6)
*Saraphina (4)
 Anjodi (8)
 Athos (10)
 Emma (6)
*Esperance (6)
*Alouette (4)
 Enchante (8)
*Roi Soleil (6)

 Napoleon (12)
 Upper Loire  

 Meanderer (6)

 C'est la Vie (8)
 La Nouvelle Etoile (8)
 Renaissance (8)
 Alsace-Lorraine      Panache (12)
 La Nouvelle Etoile (8)
 Champagne  Johanna (6)
   Panache (12) - Inquire
 Saroche (6)
 La Nouvelle Etoile (8)
 Paris and Surrounds
     La Nouvelle Etoile (8)
 Southwest France - Bordeaux      Saint Louis (6)




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