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European Canal Barge Cruises

Napoléon, A Belmond Boat 2024

7 days

Limited to 12 guests

Spacious, comfortable Napoléon, A Belmond Boat offers guests three decks, with a hot tub for watching sun-drenched life along the sparkling Rhône River. Enjoy views of sleepy vineyards and experience a truffle farm; a tasting of Côtes du Rhône vintages; and Pont du Gard, a true masterpiece of ancient architecture. After every excursion, return to your richly appointed home away from home for a gourmet dinner.


Vessel Information

129 feet long and 16.5 feet wide with air conditioning throughout

Capacity for 12 guests in 6 queen/twin cabins, each outward facing with en suite bathroom

Crew of 6

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

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

Bicycles provided

Internet access (limited in some areas)

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


Itinerary at a Glance

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

Priced from $84,120 to $113,095 per charter

Prices are for a twelve guest Private Charter. Departures operate weekly from Sunday to Saturday between April 7 and October 20, and pricing varies by departure date and time of booking.  Price includes TGV high-speed train from Paris to barge embarkation and return. Route runs in reverse on alternate weeks and may differ on selected cruise dates.

NOTE: This barge is also sold on a cabin basis from $9,100 per person, double occupancy.

2025 dates and pricing are available upon request.

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