With temperatures low in France, heading south is the way to go. Typically temperatures this time of year remain between 48* F and 65* F. The Algeria, our barge cruising through the south of France, features unique modern décor, comfortable furnishings and a heated pool. You and your guests will drift through the French Canal Du Midi on this exclusive and luxurious canal cruise. The 4-passender Algeria is a Freyssinet type barge, which started cruising on the Canal du Midi in mid-2008.
Barge cruising is meant to be ultra private and ultra exclusive. With the guest maximum at 4, you and your guests are guaranteed an intimate and completely individualized trip through the south of France. The barge cruise offers a week of relaxation, gastronomy, excellent wines, fascinating culture, great landscapes and friendship in the beautiful country. Your days are split between cruising and visiting some of the most spectacular sights in the region.
Algeria boasts two large cabins, featuring en-suite bathrooms, offering 190 to 210 sq. ft. each. Each room has been outfitted to guarantee all your needs are met. Featuring products from L’Occitane en Provence, a hair drier, bathrobe, a mini-fridge, and a coffee and tea tray. Guests also have portholes to provide views of the passing scenery. The ship itself features a lounge/dining room offering picturesque views of the canal. It includes a home theater, a heated pool, and a wheelhouse with and authentic 1937 wheel and teak woodwork.
The cuisine varies from traditional French, to gastronomical French. Each meal is accompanied by different wines, both local (Minerve and Corbieres) and from other regions of France (Bordeaux, Burgundy, etc.). Like all France Cruises vacations, guests are able to pick their meals and drinks based on preferences, completely tailoring meals to your trip. France Cruises as always is looking to provide our guests with a one of a kind vacation where guests get exactly what they want, in one of the most beautiful countries in the world.
To learn more about booking your trip on the Alegria, visit http://francecruises.com/barge-317-Alegria-513.html, or call U.S. toll free 1-866-498-3920.