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Anne-Marie

Anne-Marie

From
€2,265 Per Person

Charming Class

 

Anne-Marie is one of the most modern barge fleet in Europe. It travels along the Canal of Provence. 

  • Country / Region
    France / Provence
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cruise Code
    BTANN0816
  • Itinerary
    Arles to Sète
  • Cabins
    11
  • Max Passengers
    22
From
€2,265 Per Person

Charming Class

 

Anne-Marie is one of the most modern barge fleet in Europe. It travels along the Canal of Provence. 

  • Country / Region
    France / Provence
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cruise Code
    BTANN0816
  • Itinerary
    Arles to Sète
  • Cabins
    11
  • Max Passengers
    22
Description 
  • Cruise Highlights
    ItineraryItinerary Cruise between Sète and Arles or vice versa.ExcursionsExcursions Excursions in the programAccommodationAccommodation Cabin accommodation (twin or double bed) with en-suite bathroomMealsMeals All meals included - authentic French cuisine and regional specialities plus a selection of fine winesDrinksDrinks Open bar with alcoholic and non alcoholic drinksInclusionInclusion Sun deck with spa poolTransportation Transportation Vehicle for transfers and excursions ActivityActivity Use of bicyclesAmenityAmenity Restaurant on boardInclusionInclusion WiFi on board

Summary

Anne-Marie is a modern hotel barge cruise ship which features 11 spacious cabins, all with large windows that can accommodate up to 22 passengers. It travels on the Rhone river canals along the Avignon-Sete shipping route which includes stopping at beautiful villages where you explore interesting spots and learn local cultures. 
 

Cruise Highlights

  • All-inclusive 6-night/7-day cruise
  • Daily excursions and entry fees to:
    • Arles, a village where Van Gogh once lived
    • Sete, largest fi shing port on the French Mediterranean coast
    • Aigues-Mortes, fortifi ed city and salt marshes
    • Étang de Thau and its oyster farms
  • All gourmet meals and open-bar 24/7
  • Attentive service from 5 crew members
  • One-way coach transfer between Arles or Sete and Anne Marie
  • Cruise from March to October on specific departure dates
  • Short cruises available from 3 nights
  • Bookings available by the cabin. Alternatively, this barge may be fully chartered for the exclusive use of your group.


Exclusions

  • Drinks from our wine list, champagne from the onboard bar, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers
  • Cancellation and baggage insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Coach transfer to/from Marseille


Drop-off Point

  • Drop-off: Train station or airport after breakfast

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Itinerary 

Arles to Sète

Day 1, Arles
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Tonight we'll enjoy dinner and remain in port overnight.

Day 2, Arles - Gallician
Tour of Arles(2). We'll discover this cultural center and its Roman ruins, and then travel inland to find out about olive oil production in Provence. We'll finish up our tour with a tasting of some local products. Afterwards, we'll return to the ship and spend the afternoon cruising to Gallician. We'll travel on the Rhône River and the Rhône à Sète Canal. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 3, Gallician - Aigues-Mortes
This morning, we'll have an excursion to the Camargue. Afterwards, you can enjoy some free time in the splendid city of Saint-Marie-la-Mer, where we recommend a visit to its fortified church. We'll spend the afternoon cruising towards Aigues-Mortes, arriving in the early evening. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 4, Aigues-Mortes - Palavas-les-Flots
Join us for a tour of Aigues-Mortes(2). This old, fortified city with a rich heritage is located in the middle of the marshes and is one of the most beautiful sites in Provence. We'll board a tourist train and tour the salt marches and visit the salt museum. Afterwards, we'll return to the ship. We'll spend the afternoon cruising to Palavas-Les-Flots. Spend some free time discovering the spa resort of Palavas-Les-Flots, whose rich identity reaches back for more than three centuries. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 5, Palavas-les-Flots - Sete(1)
We'll set out on a tour to discover a manade and the life of its herders during a visit by wagon, and take part in a bull sorting. Before returning to the boat, we'll have a delicious snack with products coming from the farm. We'll spend the afternoon cruising towards Sète, arriving in the early evening. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 6, Sete
We'll leave on an excursion to the Étang De Thau, famous for its shellfish. We'll visit the Étang de Thau Museum, where we'll discover the shellfish farmers and fishermen. You'll be able to taste some of the shellfish while taking in the beauty of the basin from a terrace. The afternoon will be dedicated to a tour of Sète's historical downtown area. We'll continue towards Mont Saint-Clair and discover its exceptional panoramic view as well as its renowned cross and the Notre-Dame-De-La-Salette chapel. Afterwards, we'll return to the ship. Tonight is our gala evening. we'll remain in port overnight.

Day 7, Sete - Arles
Enjoy one last breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. Coach transfer from Sète to Arles. End of our services.

(1)Depending on mooring availability and weather conditions, the stopover in Sète could be replaced by a stopover in Frontignan. (2) According to where the ship is moored, a coach transfer will be organized on board. A €20 additional charge will be requested at that time. Alcohol can be harmful to your health. Please drink in moderation.


 
Sète to Arles

Day 1, Arles - Sete(1)
Transfer by coach to Sète. Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabin, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Tonight we'll enjoy dinner and remain in port overnight.

Day 2, Sete(1)
We'll leave on an excursion to the Etang De Thau, famous for its shellfish. We'll visit the Etang de Thau Museum, where you'll learn about the shellfish farmers and fishermen. Afterwards, you'll enjoy a commented tasting of some of the shellfish while taking in the beauty of the basin from a terrace. The afternoon will be dedicated to a tour of Sète's historical downtown area. We'll continue towards Mont Saint-Clair and discover an exceptional panoramic view, as well as the famous Saint-Clair Cross and the Notre-Dame-De-La-Salette chapel. After our visits, we'll return to our ship. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 3, Sete - Palavas-les-Flots
We'll spend the morning cruising towards Palavas-Les-Flots. We'll cross the Etang De Thau, before joining the Rhône à Sète Canal. We'll arrive by late morning. This afternoon, set out on a tour to discover a manade and the life of its herders. We'll travel by wagon and take part in a bull sorting. Before returning to the boat, we'll have a delicious snack with products coming from the farm. Tonight, take advantage of some free time and discover the spa resort of Palavas-Les-Flots, whose rich identity reaches back for more than three centuries. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 4, Palavas-les-Flots
We'll spend the morning cruising on the Rhône à Sète Canal towards Aigues-Mortes, arriving at the end of the morning. This afternoon, join us for a tour of Aigues-Mortes. This old, fortified city with a rich heritage is located in the middle of the marshes and is one of the most beautiful sites in Provence. We'll board a tourist train and tour the salt marches and visit the salt museum. After our visits, we'll return to our ship. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 5, Aigues-Mortes - Gallician
We'll spend the morning cruising towards Gallician. We'll set out on an excursion this afternoon to the Camargue. Then you can enjoy some free time in the splendid city of Saint-Marie-de-la-Mer, where we recommend a visit to its fortified church. After our visit, we'll return to the ship by coach. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 6, Gallician - Arles
We'll spend the morning cruising towards Arles and travel on both the Rhône à Sète and Rhône canals. This afternoon, enjoy a tour of Arles. You’ll discover this cultural center and its Roman ruins, and then travel inland to find out about olive oil production in Provence. We'll finish up our tour by tasting some local products. After our visits, we'll return to our ship. Tonight is our gala evening. We'll remain in port overnight.

Day 7, Arles
Enjoy one last breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m.

(1)The stop in Sète may be replaced by a stop in Frontignan depending on weather conditions and the availability of suitable mooring points

Barge Details 

Anne-Marie Deck Plan

Anne-Marie deck plan

  • 5 crew
  • 39 metres long
  • 11 twin/double en suite cabins (9 sqm)
  • Air-conditioned
  • Centrally heated
  • Sundeck with spa pool
  • Bicyles available on board
  • Wi-Fi (subject to local reception)
  • Air-conditioned coach
Dates & Prices 

2018 Departures

Departure Date Destination Price per person Single Supplement
April 6 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
April 13 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
April 20 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
April 27 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
May 4 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
May 11 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
May 18 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
May 25 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
June 1 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
June 8 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
June 15 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
June 22 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
June 29 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
July 6 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
July 13 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
July 20 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
July 27 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
August 3 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
August 10 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
August 17 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
August 24 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
August 31 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
September 7 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
September 14 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
September 21 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
September 28 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
October 5 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
October 12 Sete to Arles 2,265 Euros 925 Euros
October 19 Arles to Sete 2,265 Euros 925 Euros


Note: Price per passenger in double-occupancy cabin on main deck. This price can vary according to departure date, cabin deck, ship category and/or single-occupancy (additional fees).

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 30% of the total cruise fare for cabin or charter is payable at the time of booking. The balance must be paid within 60 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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