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Anjodi

Anjodi

From
€3,850 Per Person

Premier Class

 

The 8-passenger Anjodi has been rebuilt to navigate Canal du Midi.

  • Country / Region
    France / Canal du Midi
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cabins
    4
  • Max Passengers
    8
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Up to €890 per couple
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€3,850 Per Person

Premier Class

 

The 8-passenger Anjodi has been rebuilt to navigate Canal du Midi.

  • Country / Region
    France / Canal du Midi
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Cabins
    4
  • Max Passengers
    8
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Up to €890 per couple
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Description 
  • Cruise Highlights
    Itinerary Itinerary Cruise between Marseillan and Le Somail.AccommodationAccommodation Cabin accommodation (twin or double bed) with en-suite bathroomActivityActivity Excursions and admittance fees as per the itinerary MealsMeals 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 bicyclesInclusionInclusion WiFi on boardActivityActivity Wine tasting sessions

Summary

Anjodi is a classic Dutch design. It features 4 staterooms with en-suite facilities, sun deck with spa pool. The 3 staterooms can be configured with twin beds or a double bed. Each cabin has a stylish en-suite bathroom with shower, wash basin and WC. Please note there is a step measuring 27cm to access the shower cubicle. Wash gel, hand soap, shampoo, towels, bathrobes & hairdryers are provided. There are 8 bikes provided so you can explore the areas along the cruise.

 

Complimentary Wi-Fi is available on board for guests bringing their own appliances. Connectivity can be limited in remote locations.

 

The crew includes a captain, master chef, tour guide and host/hostess.

 

 

Cruise Highlights

  • Tour Carcassonne
  • Visit Narbonne’s Archbishop’s Palace and colourful market
  • Explore the hilltop village of Minerve
  • Wine tasting at Château de Perdiguier
  • View the Pyrenees mountains across the vineyards
  • Visit the village of Pezenas
  • Cruise through the oldest canal in the world at Malpas
  • Great towpath for walking and cycling

 

Inclusions

  • Local transfers to and from the hotel barge
  • Luxury 6 night cruise
  • All meals on board catered for by the on board Master Chef
  • Open bar 24/7 with a large range of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks. All wines served throughout the cruise
  • Excursions and admittance fees as per the itinerary
  • Services of 4 crew
  • Use of barge facilities which includes 8 bicycles and spa pool
  • A small library of books and maps
  • A collection of board games
  • Boules
  • Hi-Fi system with CD player with selection of CDs
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Guest iPods can be connected to the Hi-Fi system

 

Cuisine

Regional Specialities
Noisette d’Agneau des Corbières en Croûte de Sel Sauce Romarin; Ragout de Calamars à la Provençale; Bouillabaisse


Wine Cellar

Domaine Gourgazaud, La Livinière, Minervois; Château les Voute-Gasparets, Corbières, Romain Pauc; Limoux Toques et Clochers, Chardonnay


Cheese Board

Pélardon; Roquefort Papillon; Cathare au Chèvre; Tomme au Piment d’ Espelette

 

Pick-up & Drop Off Points

Approximate transfer duration between Narbonne & Anjodi = 1 hour

 

For cabin bookings:

  • Pick-up point: Narbonne TGV train station at 2.45 pm / The Clarion Suites, Ile du Gua Hotel in Narbonne at 3:00 pm
  • Drop-off point: Your choice of location in Narbonne by 10:00 am

 

For charter bookings:

  • Pick-up point: One location of the group’s choice in Narbonne, Montpellier, Carcassonne or Beziers at 3:00 pm
  • Drop-off point: One location of the group’s choice in Narbonne, Montpellier, Carcassonne or Beziers by 10:00 am

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Dates & Prices 

Rates for 2019

10% off per cabin on March 31; April 7, 14, 21 & 28
*No single supplement on April 7 & 14

Departure Dates Stateroom per person Single Supplement Book Before
March 31 3,465 Euros 1,450 Euros 7 January 2019
April 7, 14, 21 3,465 Euros 1,450 Euros
None on Apr 7 &14
7 January 2019
April 28 4,005 Euros 1,650 Euros 7 January 2019
May 5, 12, 19, 26 4,450 Euros 1,650 Euros
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 4,450 Euros 1,650 Euros
July 7, 14 4,450 Euros 1,650 Euros
July 21, 28 3,850 Euros 1,450 Euros
August 4, 11, 18 3,850 Euros 1,450 Euros
August 25 4,450 Euros 1,650 Euros
September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 4,450 Euros 1,650 Euros
October 6, 13, 20 3,850 Euros 1,450 Euros

Charter (Whole Barge)

10% off per charter on March 31; April 7, 14, 21 & 28

Departure Dates Charter 6 ppl Charter 7 ppl Charter 8 ppl Book Before
March 31 24,300 Euros 25,020 Euros 25,740 Euros 7 January 2019
April 7, 14, 21 24,300 Euros 25,020 Euros 25,740 Euros 7 January 2019
April 28 27,720 Euros 28,620 Euros 29,520 Euros 7 January 2019
May 5, 12, 19, 26 30,800 Euros 31,800 Euros 32,800 Euros
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 30,800 Euros 31,800 Euros 32,800 Euros
July 7, 14 30,800 Euros 31,800 Euros 32,800 Euros
July 21, 28 27,000 Euros 27,800 Euros 28,600 Euros
August 4, 11, 18 27,000 Euros 27,800 Euros 28,600 Euros
August 25 30,800 Euros 31,800 Euros 32,800 Euros
September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 30,800 Euros 31,800 Euros 32,800 Euros
October 6, 13, 20 27,000 Euros 27,800 Euros 28,600 Euros

Theme Cruise Supplement

Theme Available for Supplement
Family Charter 8 ppl None
Golf Charter 8 ppl 500 Euros per golfer
Wine Appreciation Charter 8 ppl 4,000 Euros per charter

*Cannot be combined with any other special offers.

Golf cruises include four pre-booked and paid tee times and transfers to and from the golf clubs. Hire of clubs, caddy or buggy not included. *Only those golfing pay the supplement. A minimum of 4 passengers on a golf charter are required to play golf.

Wine appreciation cruises for charter groups include a comprehensive wine itinerary with additional winery visits, private tastings and the services of a professional wine guide. Also includes an upgrade of the wine list to include additional premier and grand cru wines.

Family cruises include a tailor-made itinerary taking into consideration the ages and interests of all those in the group. Baby and child equipment can be provided at no extra cost including children’s bikes, car seats, cots, high chairs etc. Children under 18 years receive a discount on many vessels.

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 €800 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. 

Itinerary 

Marseillan to Le Somail

Day 1, Sunday
Meet at the designated meeting point and escorted by air-conditioned minibus to Anjodi, moored in the lakeside fishing village of Marseillan. Enjoy a view over the oyster beds and home of Noilly Prat vermouth. You will be greeted with a champagne welcome.

You can stroll around the village before dinner on board. 

Day 2, Monday
Cruise from Marseillan to Portiragnes through Bagnas. After lunch, visit Pezenas, a beautiful town in Languedoc. Dinner on board.

Day 3, Tuesday
After breakfast, cruise along the Canal du Midi, and then moor near Beziers. You can walk or cycle along the towpath. After lunch, enjoy a tour and wine tasting at Château de Perdiguier known for its frescoes and wines. Dinner on board.

Day 4, Wednesday
In the morning, go to Narbonne, a Roman Mediterranean capital where Visigoth monks once lived. Narbonne is linked to Canal du Midi and the Aude River. Tour the Archbishop’s Palace, Narbonne Cathedral and Via Domitia. Explore the indoor market, where you will have time to shop.

Return to the barge for lunch and cross the aqueduct over the River Orb, before ascending the 7-lock flight of Fonserannes to moor above it for the evening. Dinner ashore tonight at a local restaurant in Beziers.

Day 5, Thursday
In the morning, continue our cruise, passing through the world’s oldest canal tunnel at Malpas, to Capestang. You will have cycling and walking opportunities along the way.

After lunch, take an excursion to Minerve, a fortified medieval village and listed as one of the most beautiful villages of France. It boasts a 12th century Cathar fort surrounded by deep limestone gorges. Its hilltop location affords spectacular views.

Dinner on board.

Day 6, Friday
In the morning, cruise along the historic Canal du Midi to the village of Le Somail. After lunch, visit Carcassonne, a fortified city known for Cite de Carcassonne. Captain’s farewell dinner on board.

Day 7, Saturday
After breakfast, disembark Anjodi and transfer to the designated drop off point in Montpellier.


 

Family Cruise Itinerary

Day 1, Sunday
Guests are met at the designated meeting point and escorted by minibus to Anjodi, moored in the port of Le Somail. Champagne welcome, followed by time for a game of boules or badminton or a walk around the charming and historical village. Dinner on board.

Day 2, Monday
Fascinating morning tour of Carcassonne. Dating back to the Gallo-Roman era, this is the most complete medieval fortified city in existence today with its 52 watchtowers, portcullis and extraordinary repertoire of defences, which resisted the many armies that tried to storm this glorious Camelot setting. Children and adults will enjoy walking the ramparts. An afternoon cruise along the 330 year old Canal du Midi to Pigasse through vineyards and pine trees. Dinner on board.

Day 3, Tuesday
After breakfast, transfer to the Dinosaur Park and Museum in Meze, an open air museum with skeletons and realistic reconstructions. Even before you arrive you can see the head of the Brachiosaur skeleton, peering out above the treetops, which is the largest complete dinosaur skeleton in the world. Return to the hotel barge for a cruise along the shaded canal to Poilhes, with magnificent views of the Pyrenees. Dinner on board.

Day 4, Wednesday
This morning, we reach the world's oldest canal tunnel at Malpas then descend the 7-lock flight of Fonserannes and across the aqueduct over the River Orb. After lunch we visit the underground world called the Limousis Caves. Originally dug out by an underground river, the cave, which is now dry, contains some superb concretions among which are the exceptional “Chandelier” which is a collection of white arborescent crystals and aragonite. See the stalactites and stalagmites in the well lit caves and luster, 4 meters high and 10 meters diameter, composed of calcite flowers. It also served as shelter for pre historic man, cave bears and people through the ages. Dinner at a local auberge.

Day 5, Thursday
After breakfast, cruise to Portiragnes, where the Canal du Midi is at its closest to the Mediterranean, while guests can enjoy a cycle or walk along the footpaths or enjoy a soak in the spa pool as the world goes by. After lunch we explore the wonderful Oppidum d’Enserune, a pre Roman hill-top settlement with Greek and Iberian excavations dating from 600BC. Children love exploring all the underground passages under the settlement. Maybe tonight you can enjoy an evening swim in the nearby Med! Dinner on board.

Day 6, Friday
Anjodi sets off through the famous round lock and then the nature reserve of Bagnas, with potential sightings of flamingos and other wild fowl before heading out onto the inland saltwater lake of Thau, past the oyster beds. After mooring in the fishing village of Marseillan, we visit famous Cap d’Agde on the Mediterranean, with golden sands and blue sea or for the more active “Aqualand” park with swimming pools, slides, wave machines and flumes. Captain’s Farewell Dinner on board.

Day 7, Saturday
After breakfast, depart Marseillan by minibus and return to the **designated drop off point.

Note: Family themed cruises are charter only. This sample itinerary and is subject to change. On alternate weeks, the cruise is in the reverse direction. Various pick up and drop off points are avaiable for charter groups.

Cruise Details 

Anjodi Deck Plan

Anjodi deck plan

  • 100 feet long
  • 8 passengers
  • 4 crew
  • 4 twin/double state rooms with en-suite facilities. Recommend twin-bed configuration for guests with limited mobility.
  • Air-conditioned
  • Centrally Heated
  • CD player/iPod dock
  • Sun deck with spa pool
  • 8 touring bikes/1 tandem on request
  • Air-conditioned minibus
  • WiFi (Subject to local reception)

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