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Canal Du Midi River Cruise: 7 nights Homps round-trip self-drive on Le Boat Caprice (16 Sept 2024)

8 Days

Cruise Information

  • R 10,490 per person sharing
  • 7 nights
  • 16 Sept 2024 departure only
  • Not included
  • Caprice self-drive river cruiser (class: Comfort) 4 people sharing
  • Caprice self-drive river cruiser
  • Le Boat
  • Homps, France
  • Port Cassafieres, France
  • Check with agent
  • 17 Sept 2024
  • 23 Sept 2024
  • 6 May 2024
  • 2798


Experience amazing locks, historic cities, picturesque villages, and a taste of fine wine and Mediterranean sun on this relaxing self-drive river cruise. Your journey begins in Homps, a jewel of the Languedoc. As you travel toward the Mediterranean, you experience France in the most unique way possible on your Canal du Midi cruise. Stop at lovely Ventenac and dine at a café. Snap pictures of the amazing staircase of locks as you pass through, and dance the night away in chic Béziers.

Itinerary (self-drive)

Key towns and villages on your cruise:
• Homps
• Argens-Monervois
• Roubia
• Paraza
• Ventenac
• Le Somail
• Capestang
• Colombiers
• Fonserannes
• Beziers
• Port Cassafieres

Includes & Excludes


  • 7 nights onboard self-drive Le Boat Caprice based on 4 people sharing.
  • Fully equipped boat.
  • Collision Damage Waiver.
  • One-way fee (for one-way cruises only)
  • Towels & Linens.
  • Technical support.
  • On board cruising information.


  • International flights and taxes.
  • Visas (if required)
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Taxi transfers and other transport to and from the bases.
  • Optional holiday extras (i.e. bicycles, cleaning pack, BBQ, etc.)
  • Meals / Groceries.
  • Marina Fees.
  • Fuel Deposit (payable on arrival)
  • Security Deposit (payable on arrival)
  • Anything of a personal nature.

Homps, France

Nestled along the stunning Canal du Midi, Homps is a picturesque village in southern France, boasting charm and tranquility. Its heart beats with a vibrant waterside ambiance, offering a delightful mix of quaint cafes, colorful barges, and a bustling market, inviting visitors to savor local flavours and relax by the waterfront. The village is a haven for wine enthusiasts, surrounded by lush vineyards producing exquisite Minervois wines; wine tastings and vineyard tours are a must-do. History whispers through its cobblestone streets, with remnants of ancient Roman influence and the majestic Pont Canal de Répudre, an aqueduct bridging the canal. Homps is a captivating destination, blending culture, natural beauty, and a laid-back atmosphere that leaves a lasting impression on all who visit.

Terms and Conditions

  • Peak season surcharges may apply.
  • Prices are per person sharing, with minimum of 4 people onboard.
  • Minimum 7 nights on board.
  • Prices may vary for another model boat.
  • Subject to availability at the time of booking.
  • Deposit of 40% required to confirm.

Prices are based on per person sharing.
Due to the volatility in the South African currency and the price of fuel affecting the price we cannot ensure the accuracy of the price as mentioned. The price was correct at the time of printing on Date.

The above package is subject to availability at time of reservation. Price is per person sharing. Prices are subject to change in accordance with currency fluctuations. When making a booking enquiry it is important that you are in possession of the correct documentation to travel i.e. visas, inoculation certificates etc. Please check that all names and surnames are spelt exactly as they appear in the relevant passports.

Terms and Conditions apply.

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Canal Du Midi River Cruise: 7 nights Homps round-trip self-drive on Le Boat Caprice (16 Sept 2024)