Rates Individual

14,00 €/ADULT
(from 3 to 12 years)


A cruise in the traditional barge "Saint Ferreol", in full nature on the Canal du Midi, classified world and cultural inheritance humanite by the U.N.E.S.C.O.
2 hours cruising discovered in return
Departure from Homps, passing the bridge of Jouarres (1730), crossing the lock of Jouarres (height 4 meters), passing the bridge of the Métairies du Bois (built at the end of the 17th century) passing the Relais de la Dinée, crossing the aqueduct of Argent-Double (1688), you will see the magnificent stone spillway of Argent-Double (1693), passing the bridge Pont Neuf (1788), and return to the port of Homps.
During the trip we comment the story of the Canal, the working of the locks, the fauna and the flora, the technological evolution in the construction of the bridges and the utilisation of the Canal today.

Rates Groupe :
From 15 to 29 passengers: 12,60€/person
From 30 to 65 passengers: 11,90 €/person
Hiring of the boat in exclusiveness (until 65 passengers) : 536€

Spoken languages :

French, German, Netherlander, Spanish, English and Catalan

Amenities of the boat :

Capacity from 15 to 65 passengers at most. Bar(tea coffe..) on board (no alcohol) and toilet on board.
Informations: IMPORTANT: In heavy heat, the boat is completely open and shaded along its length and equipped with foggers.

Also :

Cruises on request for business committees, associations, marriages, anniversaries, etc....

Restaurants :

 Le Foudre à Homps (home group max 65pax)
Phone : 04 34 27 53 60

 La Bonne Compagnie à Homps
Phone : 04 68 91 23 16

La Péniche à Homps
Phone : 04 68 91 24 34

Restaurant du Minervois à Olonzac 1km(home group max 65pax)
Phone : 04 68 91 20 73

Relais Chantovent à Minerve 12 kms(home group max 65pax)
Phone : 04 68 91 14 18

Places of interest in the area within 10 km : :

 Minerve at 12 km of Homps, picturesque village which overhangs the river Cesse
 Abbaye de Caunes-Minervois 20 km from Homps, famous for its chevet, foil of the first southern Romanesque art and for his marble.
 Cité de Carcassonne at 35 km, a medieval city that bears witness to 1000 years of military architecture and 2,500 years of history.