cruise holidays in france

boat & ship cruises in france

river & canal cruises in france

In France, several regions can be discovered from the deck of one of our boats. The most famous cruising areas in France are Burgundy and the Canal du Midi whilst Alsace and Champagne offer very scenic cruises. Less known but equally delightful experiences on hotel barges are available on the river Cher in the Loire Valley or you could enjoy barging on rural canals in Brittany. With larger ships, you can cruise from Paris, to Normandy, Alsace or to provence. You'll find there are many boats to choose from. Do not hesitate to contact us, we are here to assist you.

boats by region

Paris - Normandy river cruise

MS Botticelli / 151 passenger cruise ship
MS Seine princess / 138 passenger cruise ship
MS Renoir / 158 passenger cruise ship

Enjoy a night cruise in Paris and discover the marvels of the Seine Valley from Paris to Normandy. Visit the Palace of Versailles and the pretty harbour of Honfleur.
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Paris - prestige winter barge cruise

22 passengers - 3 nights - full board.

Christmas cruise in paris from 600 Euros / person

Cruise along the Canal Saint Martin. Dinner cruise through beautifully illuminated Paris. Guided tour of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés district. Visit of prestigious Place Vendôme's jewelry shops. more details

Paris - champagne private barge cruise

22 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Raymonde / 22 passengers / 33000 Euros

From Epernay to Paris. Drinks and excursions are included.
Transfer from Paris on day 1 also inluded.
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champagne - Alsace private barge cruise

22 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

madeleine / 22 passengers / 33000 Euros

Cruise the Marne-Rhine Canal in Alsace Lorraine from Strasbourg to Lagarde. Drinks and excursions are included. Transfer to Strasbourg on day 1 is also included.
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Somme battlefields private cruise

4 passengers - 6 nights - 1/2 board.

Aslaug from 1500 Euros per person

Aslaug is a new-built, owner-operated barge, 24m long. She welcomes 4 guests in two well-insulated twin cabins. Each has its own en-suite bathroom with toilet, shower and hair dryer. The interior is fitted out in Danish design and cherry-wood furniture. Sun decks with teak furniture. more details

The Loire river cruise

MS Loire Princesse / 96 passenger cruise ship

Cruise the Loire river on board a paddle rivership and discover the Loire Valley châteaux. Stroll through the famous gardens of the Villandry Château, visit the Ussé Château, Saumur, Angers.
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burgundy / Upper-Loire private barge cruise

22 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Deborah / 22 passengers / 33000 Euros

MS Déborah was launched in 2016 by CroisiEurope. The 131 foot river barge cruises the Loire Canal in the heart of France. It has two decks and carries 22 passengers.
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Burgundy Nivernais yacht cruise

4 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

motor yacht Randle from 2782 Euros / person

Randle is a traditional boat, beautifully maintained. Polished brass and varnished wood create typical classic nautical atmosphere inside. With only 2 cabins, it’s the perfect private barge to cruise the scenic Canal du Nivernais. Gourmet cuisine at selected restaurants along Randle’s cruise route. more details

north burgundy private barge cruise

22 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Jeanine / 22 passengers / 33000 Euros

Burgundy From Saint-Léger to Dijon. Transfer included on day 1 from Dijon.
Drinks and excursions included. more details

canal du midi yacht cruise

6 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

motor yacht Roi Soleil from 4483 Euros / person

Roi Soleil has more to do with luxury yachting than barging. She combines the best of yachts and barges. Her lines and mahogany and brass trim are inspired by the classic motor yachts of the 1920’s while her interior brings you the best of contemporary design and comfort. more details

provence - camargue luxury cruise

18 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Le phenicien from 2339 Euros / person

All cabins on the Phenicien feature en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning with individual control and superior bedding. On the main deck, the sun of Provence will gently warm you up through the large panoramic windows as you take a little nap or sip a drink in the vast lounge. more details

provence - camargue private barge cruise

22 passengers - 6 nights - full board.

Anne Marie / 22 passengers / 33000 Euros

Cruise in Provence from Arles to Sète. Transfers included on day 1 and 7 from and to Avignon. Drinks and excursions are included. more details

Rhone river & provence cruise

ms camargue / 104 passenger cruise ship
ms mistral / 158 passenger cruise ship
ms van gogh / 158 passenger cruise ship

Lyon, Avignon, Arles, Martigues. An unforgettable voyage along the mighty
Rhone river from Burgundy to Provence and the unspoilt and remote Camargue.
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bordeaux - dordogne river cruise

ms cyrano de bergerac / 174 passenger cruise ship
ms princesse d'aquitaine / 138 passenger cruise ship

The Bordeaux region offers an incredible range of attractions for
those who appreciate fine food and wines.
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