5 days tour on a pleasure boat with an individual wine tasting program. Visiting the 9 locks of Fonserannes in Béziers, cruising the Canal du Midi and complete your journey by discovering the magical medieval Cité of Carcassonne. Some other date possible by asking us firstname.lastname@example.org
Schedule: 6days/5 overnights (guesthouse/castle). Our program includes 5 overnights with breakfast and daily dinner. Snacks, wines, bubbles, water, juice, coffee, tea, fruits on our deck. Workshop and wine tasting program. Picnic (lunch packet). Pick up from Béziers/Narbonne/Carcassonne airport or rail station to the guesthouse.
Not included: travel insurance, bike hire, besides programs, personal expenses, tip.
(indicated daytime and restaurants is subject to change!)
Day1: Arrival and transfer to the guesthouse. 18h welcome drink on deck of our boat and onboarding with Captain Carsten. 19h Dinner at restaurant "L'Ô à la Bouche" in Le Somail
Day2: 10.30h Excursion to Oppidum d'Ensérune, a unique panorama over the Languedoc plain. Discover one of the most important Gallic villages in South of France. Then visit the 9 locks of Fonserannes in Béziers, which allow boats to raise a level of 21,5m over a distance of 300m.
16h: Narbonne City Trip - free time for shopping & discovering 19h: Dinner at "Les Grands Buffets" in Narbonne.
Day3: 14h By following the waterway from Le Somail, route takes us to Ventenac en Minervois and Paraza (2-hour boat trip). The highlight of your journey is the Château of Paraza, where the famous engineer Pierre Paul Riquet was living during the construction of the Canal du Midi. Check ‘in, relax in the pine parc with an exceptional view of the Pyrenees.
19h Dinner at the castle restaurant. We wish you a sweet and cosy overnight in one of the enchanting castles suites.
Day4: 9h We bring you by car to Château Guilhem in Malepère appellation. You will meet Bertrand Gourdou the owner of the Château who will introduce you in the organic farming of his wines.
15h: After the wine tasting you will be transferred to Carcassonne, where you have time to discover this magical medieval town. In this historical and cultural scene, you may be transported back into the Middle Ages, dreaming of brave knights and enchanted princesses. End of the day we will have a dinner at our favorite restaurant "Le Moulin de Trèbes".
Day5: 9h visit a century old olive plantation and introducing in the truffles farming with Elena. Tasting of different olive oils and wine pairing with a truffle meal.
16h: Boating tour from Argeliers to Le Somail.
19h: Dinner at restaurant "Comptoir Nature"
Day6: After your breakfast we will drive you to the next rail station or airport (Carcassonne or Béziers)
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