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European Canal Barge Cruises

'Prospérité' - Burgundy Canal 2021


7 days from $6,750 per person

Limited to 8 guests

Glide past the stunning scenery of Burgundy aboard luxurious 'Prospérité,' taking in inspiring scenery from the on-deck spa tub. Visit châteaux and charming villages, coupled with a wine cellar tour and dinner ashore at a Michelin-starred restaurant. And always return to your lovely home away from home for an aperitif and gourmet dinner, prepared with ingredients personally selected by your onboard chef and prepared in the open, demonstration kitchen.
Prosperite-Deck-Plan-2019

Vessel Information

128 feet long, 16 feet wide with air conditioning throughout

Capacity for 8 in 4 king/twin cabins, each outward facing with en suite bathroom, including tub & separate shower

Salon with stereo system, television and assortment of CDs/DVDs

Sun deck, partially covered for al fresco dining, with spa tub

Bicycles provided

Internet access (limited in some areas)

All meals and beverages (alcoholic & non-alcoholic) included

Deck Plan
Day 1
SUNDAY

Meet in Paris and transfer to ‘Prospérité,’ moored just outside Dijon. A welcome reception awaits, with time to relax before a first gourmet dinner on board.

'Prospérité'
Meals: Dinner
Day 2
MONDAY

Enjoy a guided, insider’s visit to Chateau d’Arcelot, the first neoclassical castle of Burgundy. After being personally welcomed by the castle's owner, Madame la Comtesse de Loisy, stroll the beautiful grounds, and then savor a taste of the house-made gourmet specialties.

'Prospérité'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3
TUESDAY

Visit Dijon on market day to explore the panorama of colorful produce on display in "Les Halles." Stroll through the city, brimming with French life, perhaps stopping at the famed mustard shops or visiting the extravagant Duke's palace. Then gather for a festive onboard captain’s dinner.

'Prospérité'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4
WEDNESDAY

Following a leisurely morning cruise, your afternoon takes you through the vineyards of Côte d'Or to Beaune, the wine capital of Burgundy. Explore the Hôtel-Dieu, a preserved medieval hospital dating from the 15th century.

'Prospérité'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5
THURSDAY

This morning, explore family-owned Domaine Amiot-Sercelle, a vintner that organically farms its own grapes, where you partake in a wine tasting, and later savor gourmet dinner ashore at Abbaye de la Bussière, an ancient Cistercian abbey now converted to a luxury inn with an award-winning bistro.

'Prospérité'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6
FRIDAY

Bask in the ambiance of the tranquil countryside on a relaxing morning cruise to Vandenesse-en-Auxois. After lunch, visit the magnificent hilltop village of Châteauneuf-en-Auxois where you tour the 15th-century fortress to see its time-worn relics. Return to Prospérité' for canapés and cocktails at sunset, followed by a gala Captain's Dinner to finish your cruise in style.

'Prospérité'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7
SATURDAY

After breakfast, transfer to your Paris hotel where your journey ends.

Meals: Breakfast

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

Book a 2022 cruise at 2021 pricing when you reserve by May 31, 2021. Contact A&K for details.


Prices are in USD, per person and based on double occupancy unless noted as charter. Contact A&K for availability. 

  • 2021
  • Departing Every Sunday Between Apr 18 - 25, 2021
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Cabin Class
    Cabin
    Price
    $6,750
    Single Supplement
    $6,750
    Cabin Class
    Private Charter
    Price
    $54,000
    Single Supplement
    N/A
    How many people are travelling in your group?
  • Departing Every Sunday Between May 2 - Jun 27, 2021
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Cabin Class
    Cabin
    Price
    $7,500
    Single Supplement
    $7,500
    Cabin Class
    Private Charter
    Price
    $60,000
    Single Supplement
    N/A
    How many people are travelling in your group?
  • Departing Every Sunday Between Jul 4 - Aug 22, 2021
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Cabin Class
    Cabin
    Price
    $6,750
    Single Supplement
    $6,750
    Cabin Class
    Private Charter
    Price
    $54,000
    Single Supplement
    N/A
    How many people are travelling in your group?
  • Departing Every Sunday Between Aug 29 - Oct 10, 2021
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Cabin Class
    Cabin
    Price
    $7,500
    Single Supplement
    $7,500
    Cabin Class
    Private Charter
    Price
    $60,000
    Single Supplement
    N/A
    How many people are travelling in your group?
  • Departing Every Sunday Between Oct 17 - 24, 2021
    Cabin Class
    Price
    Single Supplement
    Cabin Class
    Cabin
    Price
    $6,750
    Single Supplement
    $6,750
    Cabin Class
    Private Charter
    Price
    $54,000
    Single Supplement
    N/A
    How many people are travelling in your group?
Journey Details

Minimum age for Individual Travel and Private Charters is 18 years.

Reduced pricing available for Private Charters of 6-7 guests.


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