Canal du Midi
Refurbished in 2008 to the highest standards, the barge has two beautifully furnished cabins in double or twin configuration, with en-suite shower.
Alouette is a Luxemotor type of barge and is 30,48 metres in length and 4,85 metres beam.
Alouette accommodates four passengers in well-appointed cabins located above the water line. Her sun-deck provides the perfect place to relax and enjoy the passing scenery while cruising through the specially selected waterways. Facilities include air conditioning, Internet access and bikes.
With four members of crew on board this is an exclusive and personal cruise where your every need is taken care of. The two large suites have en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning and have a choice of twin or double bed configuration.
The sun deck with loungers, and sheltering umbrellas, is perfect for soaking up the scenery during the day, whilst the large picture windows in the lounge offer perfect views from inside. The spacious lounge/dining area has a library, writing desk, stereo and games.
Delicious meals are created by your cordon bleu chef using the freshest of local ingredients. Alouette operates on a private hire basis only, on the Canal du Midi between Carcassonne and Béziers or vice versa.
Below you can find some of the highlights of the cruises we are currently offering on Alouette , along with some examples of the cuisine and fine wines the master chef will present you with on board. You can view the current itineraries and maps by clicking " Alouette Cruises" on the menu on the right where you will also find links to the photo gallery, deck plan and cruise rates.
- 98 feet long
- 4 passengers
- 4 crew
- 2 twin/double suites
- Air conditioned
- Centrally heated
- 4 touring bikes
- Air conditioned minibus
Canal du Midi - Provence - Camargue (South of France)
Languedoc-Roussillon is a region famous for its wines and gorgeous countryside and a rich historical texture. Fortified villages, castles and market towns provide a varied itinerary.
- Tour of Carcassonne , a fortified city dating back to the Gallo Roman aera
- Wine tasting at Chateau Auris
- Visit to Abbaye de Frontfroide , an 11th century Ciscercian monastery
- Experience the famous covered market in the charming city of Narbonne