Cruise routes in the Midi region of France

The famous Canal du Midi meanders along the foot of the black mountains in the shadow of the mighty plane trees. Along it's course are charming small villages, canal side restaurants and of course the stunning fortress of Carcassonne. Our base at Capestang is on the 'Grand Bief' a 54 km lock-free stretch of the canal which follows the contours between Beziers and Le Somail.

One week cruises

  • Capestang, Homps, Carcassonne, Capestang
    30 hours cruising
  • Capestang, Beziers, Agde, Capestang
    24 hours cruising
  • Capestang - Castelnaudary
    One way: 123 kms, 51 locks , 28 hours cruising

Two week cruises

  • Capestang-Castlenaudary and return: 54 hours cruising
  • Capestang, Beziers, Carnon and return: 50 hours cruising

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