Transfer from Beziers TGV train station to Argeliers. Embark on Athos for 6 nights. (D)
Morning drive to the walled medieval city of Carcassone for a guided tour. Afternoon cruise to Capestang and its picturesque Collegiale St Etienne. (B, L, D)
: Morning visit to an olive oil pressoir at Oulibo followed by a drive through the Gorge de la Cesse to the hilltop town of Minerve, the scene of the Cathar siege in the 13th century. Afternoon cruise to Regimont Le Haut. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to Narbonne and view the roman ruins of Via Domitia, the Roman museum and St Juste Cathedral. Afternoon cruise to Fonserannes. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to old market town of Pezenas with its unique architecture of Hotels Particuliers. Afternoon cruise to Portiragnes via the 17th-century Neuf Ecluses staircase lock. (B, L, D)
Morning cruise through the Petite Camargue and the Etang de Thau to Marseillan. Afternoon visit and tour of the Noilly Prat Vermouth distillery. (B, L, D)
Morning transfer to Beziers TGV train station. (B)
On alternate weeks the cruise is in the reverse direction. This is a sample itinerary and is subject to change. Price is based on stateroom accommodation. Single room supplements and private charters are available on request.
Cox & Kings is acting as an agent on behalf of European Waterways, and their booking terms and conditions will apply. Please contact Cox & Kings for details.
As per itinerary - B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Athos is a 31-metre hotel barge, accommodating 10 passengers in five comfortable, air-conditioned cabins. Built in 1964, it started life transporting sand, grain and wine, and her association with wine continues today as she gracefully meanders through the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France. Her spacious accommodation and public areas create the perfect ambience for a restful...
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