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'Finesse'- Saône River, Canal du Centre (2017)

European Canal Barge Cruises: Tranquil voyages along Europe's scenic canals and rivers

Limited to 8 guests
Days: 7  |  From: $6,750


Itinerary

'Finesse'- Saône River, Canal du Centre

Day 1: SUNDAY

Meet in Dijon and transfer to 'Finesse,' moored in Saint-Julien-sur-Dheune on the Canal du Centre. After a welcome reception and crew introductions, settle into your spacious cabins before a gourmet dinner on board.

'Finesse'   |   Meals: D

Day 2: MONDAY

Cruise to St-Léger-sur-Dheunt today for a visit to 14th-century Château de Germolles, a former residence of the Dukes of Burgundy that features a ducal chapel and romantic gardens.

'Finesse'   |   Meals: B L D

Day 3: TUESDAY

Travel to Autun this morning, an ancient Roman town with a 17,000-seat amphitheatre and 12th-century cathedral. Then cruise to rural Remigny, passing through the famous Santenay wine region.

'Finesse'   |   Meals: B L D

Day 4: WEDNESDAY

Drive to Beaune with its 15th-century charity hospital of Hôtel-Dieu. Explore the quaint shops before enjoying lunch at a Michelin-starred restaurant. Return to the barge for a cruise past charming Chagny to the village of Rully.

'Finesse'   |   Meals: B L D

Day 5: THURSDAY

Cruise to the village of Fragnes with opportunities for walking and cycling along the towpath. After lunch, partake in a private wine tasting at the delightful 17th-century Château de Chamirey in Mercurey.

'Finesse'   |   Meals: B L D

Day 6: FRIDAY

Cruise onto the Saône River to St-Jean-de-Losne. Travel to Dijon for a walking tour that includes the famous mustard shop and time for shopping. Return to 'Finesse' for a gala farewell dinner on board to celebrate your relaxing week of cruising.

'Finesse'   |   Meals: B L D

Day 7: SATURDAY

After breakfast, transfer back to Dijon, arriving in late morning.

Meals: B





2018 Travel | 2018 prices available on request. Please contact A&K for details.

Route runs in reverse on alternate weeks and may differ on selected cruise dates.



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