We have a lovely Dutch cruiser on the Canal du Midi.

We offer fully inclusive lunch, dinner, Fonserannes Locks, high tea and full day private cruises.

We take single groups of 2-6 guests, and include a delicious 3 course homemade meal or high tea onboard.




Prices for 2021:

Low Season (1st April-31st May + 1-31st Oct), High Season (1st June-31st Sept)

Lunch cruise: low season 88€ pp, high season 95€ pp

Dinner cruise: mid June – mid August 110€ pp

Fonserannes Locks cruise: low season 110€ pp, high season 120€

High Tea cruise: low season 80€ pp, high season 88€ pp

Full day cruise: low season 125€ pp, high season 135€ pp


Lunch Cruise

Depart from Capestang bridge at 11am, travel downstream to the Malpas Tunnel, and return 2pm. 3 course lunch plus drinks of choice.

Dinner Cruise

Depart from Capestang bridge at around 17.30, travel downstream to the Malpas Tunnel, and return around 20.30. 3 course dinner and drinks of choice.

Fonserannes Cruise

Depart from Capestang bridge at 10.00, travel downstream through the Malpas Tunnel to the 9 Fonserannes Locks at Beziers. Stop and observe other boats negotiating the locks, before returning at 15.00. Snacks, 3 course lunch and drinks of choice.

High Tea Cruise

Depart from Capestang bridge at 15.00, travel downstream to the Malpas Tunnel and return at 18.00. High tea and drinks of choice.

Day Cruise

Depart from La Pigasse, 5km from Capestang, at 10.00, return around 16.30.
Travel upstream as far as Paraza and back. Short stop for wine tasting at the lovely Chateau de Ventenac possible.
3 course lunch included, plus hot and cold drinks the whole day and snacks. Wine (your colour of choice), beers and basic spirits included as required. Other drinks by request.





home smoked duck salad with honey and mustard dressing

home smoked salmon salad

goat’s cheese, caramelized onion and balsamic tart

Spanish omelette (tortilla)




creamy, garlic prawn tagliatelle

chicken and chorizo goulash

salmon fillet with wild rice and seasonal veg

lasagne (beef or veg) with green salad




creamy lemon pot with biscuits

coffee praline cake

apple crumble with icecream

cheese plate





Other meals can be prepared on request. We just ask that only 3 different main dishes are ordered if possible as the galley is small! Menu choices need to be relayed at least a day in advance, plus any allergies, dislikes or preferences.




Bespoke and longer cruises can be arranged on request.

Email for bookings.

Tel: 0033 698 710088

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