There is something truly special about cruising along the waterways of France in style and comfort. Experience the French countryside in its full glory and enjoy a relaxed voyage on board our carefully selected hotel-barges. Slip back in time and discover a pace of life that seems long forgotten, along with a rail journey surely the most civilised way to travel.
We have chosen some wonderful routes which will allow you to unwind as you immerse yourself in a world of quaint medieval villages, sleepy backwaters, stunning Châteaux and world-renowned vineyards. Enjoy gastronomic dinners on-board from the classically trained French chefs accompanied by a selection of fine regional wines. All our hotel-barges offer comfortable en suite cabins and attractive public areas. These intimate hotel-barges pride themselves on their first class, highly personalised service delivered by their well-trained, friendly crew. All shore excursions are included giving you the opportunity to explore some of France’s most interesting sights and surroundings.
For an indulgent, relaxing, yet fascinating voyage by rail and river this holiday is the perfect choice.
Let me just say that we had an unforgettable time on our trip. All the trains were on time and the hotels were perfectly placed right next to the train station which made everything so much easier for first-time train travelers like my dad and I. The train was a great way to see the other parts of the country that are not normally seen when flying, so it made the trip so much better. I am so grateful for all that you did for my dad and I. The trip would not have been half as great as it was if we hadn’t had your help. Thank you so much for making my dad’s first travelling experience in Europe the best we could have had! I will share your company’s name with everyone I know who will be making a trip to Europe. Your efforts made our trip flawless. Thank you again for all of your help.