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Magnolia Self-Catered Cruise

Magnolia Self-Catered Cruise

From
€6,800 Per Charter

Premier Class

 

Explore the charming region of Burgundy famous for its wines on a self-catered cruise on board Magnolia. Relax as she cruises from Dijon to Escommes and enjoy cooking your own meals.

  • Country / Region
    France / Burgundy
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cruise Code
    MAGSCC0717
  • Itinerary
    Dijon to Escommes
  • Cabins
    3
  • Max Passengers
    6
From
€6,800 Per Charter

Premier Class

 

Explore the charming region of Burgundy famous for its wines on a self-catered cruise on board Magnolia. Relax as she cruises from Dijon to Escommes and enjoy cooking your own meals.

  • Country / Region
    France / Burgundy
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cruise Code
    MAGSCC0717
  • Itinerary
    Dijon to Escommes
  • Cabins
    3
  • Max Passengers
    6
Description 
  • Cruise Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation Cabin accommodation (twin or double bed) with en-suite bathroomInclusionInclusion Sun deck with spa poolActivityActivity Use of bicyclesItineraryItinerary Cruise between Dijon to EscommesTransfersTransfers Transfers from/to the bargeCruiseCruise Self-catering option available from 6,800 Euros per charter of 6 people

Summary

Discover the famous wines of Burgundy on board the charming barge of Magnolia with a self-catered cruise. You can take your own meals whilst the crew is charge of the navigation. The crew can also recommend local restaurants according to your tastes and budget. This cruise is available only for charter  up to 6 guests.


Inclusions

  • Transfer from and to Dijon train station to the barge at 3:00 pm on Saturday and from the barge to Dijon train station at 9:00 am
  • Accommodation for up to 6 guests in 3  double cabins with private bathrooms
  • Use of bicycles and laundry
  • Drive 2 or 3 times a week for provisions
  • Bottles of water, milk and condiments (oil, vinegar, mustard, salt, pepper and dry included)
  • Drive to and from restaurant
  • Outdoor kitchen with grill
  • Free access to hot tub

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Itinerary 

Dijon to Escommes

Day 1, Saturday
Guests are met in Dijon train station at 3.00 pm and transferred to the barge moored in Dijon. Welcome drink on board, presentation of the boat and the crew.

Day 2, Sunday
All day cruise to Fleurey sur Ouche, cycling or walking opportunities Optional morning visit to l’Or des Valois truffle farm , where we will do a truffle hunting with dogs and a truffle tasting.

Day 3, Monday
Cruise to Lock 34, an original lock house converted into a welcoming “guinguette” where you can experience the owner's cooking talents. Afternoon visit to Vosne Romanée for a private wine tasting in the family domaine Armelle Rion. (optional)

Day 4, Tuesday
After breakfast, we drive to Dijon to explore the capital of the dukes and its rich and colored market. (optional) Afternoon cruise to La La Bussière.

Day 5, Wednesday
Morning cruise to Pont d’Ouche.  Afternoon visit to Beaune, the wine capital of Burgundy. We will discover the 15th century charity hospital also famous for its wine auction. Free time for shopping. (optional)

Day 6, Thursday
Morning cruise to Vandenesse en Auxois. Visit of the medieval castle and village of Chateauneuf, offering a fine overview of the lakes, canal and surrounding countryside. (optional) Afternoon cruise to Escommes.

Day 7, Friday
After breakfast, guests disembark and transfer to Dijon train station.

Barge Details 

Magnolia Deck Plan

Magnolia deck plan

  • 131 feet long
  • 6 passengers
  • 4 crew
  • DVD player / Ipod dock
  • 3 staterooms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Centrally heated
  • 2 sun decks
  • Outside kitchen
  • WI-FI, PC with internet access (Subject to local reception)
  • Spa-pool
  • 6 touring bikes
Dates & Prices 

2017 Departure Dates

Self-catered cruise: 6,800 Euros per charter of 6 people for 6 nights. Price includes transfer from and to Dijon train station and use of bicycles. Optional excursion at 220 Euros per person and optional breakfast at 400 Euros for 6 persons for the week. 

July 29
August 5, 12, 19, 26
September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
October 7, 14, 21, 28

2018 Departure Dates

April 14, 21, 28
May 5, 12, 19
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
July 7, 14, 21, 28
August 4, 11, 18, 25
September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
October 6, 13, 20, 17

Terms & Conditions

Prices shown in Euros and will be converted in Australian Dollar (AUD) at time of payment using a daily ROE. An initial deposit of 35% of the total cruise fare is payable at the time of booking. The balance must be paid within 90 days as per our terms and conditions and as specified in our confirmation invoice, which will be despatched when the booking form has been processed. Cancellation policy applies to all bookings.

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