Join a unique cruise with Hotel Barge Savannah dedicated to the 2018 Tour de France. Cruise on the Canal du Midi and enjoy all the action with luxury accommodation and service aboard a 5 star hotel barge.
Savannah’s week-long cruise for a party of up to six guests will be from 22 – 28 July 2018. The tour itself will spend 3 days in Carcassonne, the world famous medieval city, the most intact in Europe, and a must-see destination.
Stage 16 of the Tour de France starts from Millau and wends its way south-westwards to Carcassonne and on towards Pau. The stage is 2,375km in length covering varied terrain along valleys and up into the Pyrennées.
Savannah’s cruise will be from Bram towards Carcassonne. Two to five days will be spent there and the cruise will finish at Puicheric or Trèbes.
The Cruise itinerary will include excursions to the Chàteau Pennautier, the ancient Cité de Carcassonne and the historic and bustling city of Narbonne. See the standard itinerary here.
Savannah’s Tour de France cruise offers you the chance to cycle the same route with a professional guide in safety, with the added incentive of delicious meals and superb accommodation on your cruise – with fascinating excursions along one of the most iconic waterways in the world. Included in the cruise:
- Professional Carbon racing cycles on board, adapted to each guests exact requirements
- Guided cycling tours with a professional cyclist on sections of the tour course (with back-up technical support). One outing of up to 2 – 4 hours every day.
- Visit either the BMC or TREK cycling team during the Tour de France rest day in Carcassonne on 22 July.
- Branded Cycling gear (guests to bring only their shoes, pedals and helmets)
Savannah will be delighted to adapt the cruise according to your requirements. Of course, this needs discussion well in advance.
Price, for a charter for 6 guests: 30 000 EUR / 36 000 USD
For more information and to book this Tour de France cruise, email us or call 0044 7590 287 178