From Dijon to Escommes
We will meet you in Dijon at 3 pm, and then transfer you to the barge moored in Plombieres-les-Dijon.
Enjoy a welcome drink on the deck before settling in.
This morning we will visit a local truffle farm, l'Or des Valois, to discover this art and have a go!
In the afternoon, we will cruise gently along the Canal to Fleurey sur Ouche. There is plenty of time to cycle or walk alongside.
We will continue our cruise along the canal through the Ouche Valley before lunch on board.
Today's excursion takes us to Vosne Romanée for an excellent wine tasting at the Domaine Rion.
Dinner on board.
We will begin our day with a visit to the wonderful town of Dijon, and its colourful market. Our chef will come with us and choose an array of fresh produce ready to cook 'a la plancha' for lunch.
Explore this historic city, the capital of the Dukes of Burgundy, and its myriad of quaint streets in the old quarters.
After lunch, our afternoon cruise brings us to La Bussiere.
The cruise today takes up to Pont d'Ouche, a beautiful village.
This afternoon we visit Beaune and its world-famous 15th-century Hospice.
Cameras at the ready!
This is a beautiful town, and the Hospice itself is stunning.
After a busy day, we enjoy a Home Hosted dinner in a Burgundian family house.
Our cruise today will enable us to visit Chateauneuf en Auxois, one of the most beautiful villages in France.
Perched high above the canal, enjoy the superb views of the valley and take a tour of the magnificent chateau.
Back on board, why not take a dip in the hot tub before preparing to dine on board.
This evening we will have ample time to look back on a glorious week.
After a hearty breakfast, depart to Dijon for your onward journey.
From Dijon to Escommes rates
|2023 EURO rates|
|Charter for 6||24, 800 €|
|Charter for 5||22, 300 €|
|Charter for 4||19, 300 €|
|Charter for 2||15, 600 €|
All prices include:
Transfer to and from Dijon train station to the barge, all meals from dinner on day one to breakfast on the last day, open bar, bicycles, guided tours with a minivan.
Not included: Airfare, transfers to the meeting point, crew gratuities