Travel through the Gascony region on the Canal Lateral à la Garonne, passing through the region of l'Occitanie, a veritable palette of colours and scents created by orchards and vineyards. Visit the historic fortified bastides such as Valence d'Agen, learn more about the region's artists and rural culture, and cruise past picturesque old villages and quaint farms. Of course, as this cruise is near Bordeaux wine country, there will be plenty of opportunity to sample a part of France where good food and wine is a way of life. Rosa is an old Dutch Clipper barge that was completely refitted in 2010 to a high specification. The air-conditioned interior includes a dining room, saloon, bar and four staterooms. Two of the staterooms have double beds and two have twin beds, all of which have full en-suite facilities. Outside, there is a spacious sun deck with comfortable furniture. The Rosa has capacity for eight passengers.
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
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GASC2016: 6 Nights
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