About France Cruises:
France Cruises specializes in canal and river cruises in France. Possessing more than ten years' experience in the industry, France Cruises promotes a fleet that is fast approaching 60 independently owned luxury hotel-barges and riverboats that sail French waterways to provide intimate, unique ways of discovering the countryside.
Additionally, France Cruises offers a concierge service, which assists in acquiring car rentals, train tickets, hotel stays and more. together with its new land tours and hotel packages division France Country Tours.
Seasoned adult travelers, who are destination-oriented, enjoy the finer things in life and are looking for a small ship, luxury hotel barge or boutique type of experience. Those seeking an immersion in small towns and villages. These luxury hotel barges are wonderful for chartering and having your own private vacation.
Atmosphere and experience onboard:
Small hotel barges cruise the waterways of France and provide a relaxing and pleasant way to see the beauty of rural France. The ambiance is sophisticated and intimate, and all aspects of the itineraries can be custom designed to a client's preferences and interests. You will experience interesting fare and wines as well as local spirits. You will be in close quarters with other guests.
- Alsace Lorraine
- Bordeaux & Aquitaine
- Canal du Midi
- Eastern Burgundy & Franche Comte
- Loire Valley & Chateaux Country
- Northern France
- Paris / Ile De France
- Perigord & Dordogne
- South of France
- South West France
- Southern Burgundy, Rhone/Saone & Beaujolais
- Upper Loire & Western Burgundy
Sophisticated, well-traveled adults looking for a different experience. These luxury hotel barges carry very few passengers, so those choosing this experience tend to make new friends and spend quite a bit of time together. These luxury hotel barges are small and intimate and are often chartered by families looking for a private experience.
Policies regarding children onboard:
Policies for children vary depending on the barge being booked. Some barges will not allow children if you are looking at purchasing a cruise by "cabin." However, if you are looking at purchasing a "charter" cruise then in most cases children will be allowed. There are no official children's programs on France Cruises.