HOTEL BARGES / NIAGARA
Burgundy Franche-Comte ?
Exploring the waterways of Burgundy and France on board "MS Niagara" is an unforgettable adventure.
The traditionally built motor yacht "MS Niagara" offers a travel adventure, back in time and an insight into France as it should be seen.
The air-conditioned main deck with its comfortable wheel house offers you an ideal occasion to assist the Captain in all manoeuvres . Sumptuous suites and bathrooms await a maximum of 6 passengers. On the upper level, you will appreciate the spacious sun-deck with Swimming pool and Jet-stream - depending on your desires; it can be warmed up to 85 °F or more. Just relax and enjoy the comfort of this casual cruise. Trekking bikes are always onboard and ready to go, for casual rides along the tow-path or cross country raids.
Everyday your chef delights you from morning to evening. The day begins with a hearty French breakfast, then a traditional Burgundy lunch menu, accompanied with selected wines. During the calm afternoon coffee, tea and pastries are served in the salon. Every detail of your cruise is affectionately prepared by your first class crew who are also English speaking.
The barge cruises into the late afternoon, taking you through the heart of Burgundy's countryside and picturesque villages, famous for their cultural history and art. Everyday hectic life will rapidly disappear and is replaced by the rhythm of the canal locks. That's the French way of life.
The staff will always be attending to your needs and pampering you in a first class friendly style with genuine hospitality.
At the end of each day's cruise, your travel guide will escort you in the air-conditioned bus on sightseeing tours to discover the country and people of France. Learn the "savoir vivre" of Burgundy, with its famous wines, Roman art, feudal castles and abbeys.
When returning to your barge, happy and content the day's events, there is plenty of time for cocktails before your evening's candle light dinner. Beside delicious dishes and noble wines you also get to taste several sorts of cheese every evening . A wonderful opportunity to become not only a connoisseur of French specialities and grand Burgundy wines. but also an adept in French cheese art. The delightful evening can then close with drinks by the bar together with fellow passengers and new friends.
3 luxury suites
Burgundy wines and open bar
Heated whirlpool and air-conditioning
All inclusive cruise price
Private guided tours
Bicycles on board
English speaking crew