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C'est le Vie

Burgundy
       

Ravières to St Florentin.
 Burgundy canal


Highlights: Chablis, Château of Ancy-le Franc, Noyers,
 Abbey of Fontenay, Auxerre
Restaurant : Hostellerie des Clos in Chablis

Sunday:  Welcome to C’est la Vie!

Paris to the C’est la Vie moored in Ravieres
Your party will be met in Paris at 3pm by our driver and driven to the “C’est la Vie” which is moored in the town of Ravières

A traditional champagne welcome and introduction to the crew awaits you, before your first gourmet dinner aboard.

Monday:  Sightseeing Abbey of Fontenay  Cruise to Ancy le Franc

Morning cruise to the village of Ancy le Franc, which will allow you time to walk off breakfast of locally baked croissants and other pastries. After a buffet lunch you will be driven to the Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay founded by St Bernard. Dating back to the 12th Century it is listed on the Unesco World Heritage site.
Returning to the “C’est La Vie” for dinner.

Tuesday:  Sightseeing at the Chateau of Ancy le Franc   Cruise to Lezinnes
Dinner at Hostellerie des Clos in Chablis

You can walk or be driven for this mornings visit to the gorgeous Renaissance chateau of Ancy le Franc. Renowned for its 16th-century wall paintings and frescos (which are said to rival Fontainebleau), Ancy-le-Franc has been extensively and sensitively renovated.

Return to the “C’est La Vie” for lunch and an afternoon cruise to the small town of Lézinnes from where you will be driven to the village of Chablis for your dinner ashore at the Hostellerie des Clos

Wednesday:  Sightseeing in Noyers with its local Market.    Cruise to Tanley

Morning visit to the medieval town of Noyers. Where you can walk through the cobbled streets enjoying the local market and discover the old ramparts and half timbered buildings from the 15th/16th centuriesalong the banks of the river Serein.
Drive back to the “C’est La Vie” through fields of wheat and grazing animals for lunch and an afternoon cruise on the Burgundy Canal to Tanlay now lined by poplar trees, a perfect moment to put on your walking shoes and explore the towpath and small villages along the way.
Dinner aboard

Thursday:  Sightseeing Chablis    Cruise to Flogny la Chappelle

We take a morning cruise and pass through the old town of Tonnerre with buildings from many eras, including Roman and Medieval, before our afternoon visit to the town of Chablis, where you can taste some of the famous white wines of this region in one of their local cellars and enjoy a drive through vine yards which cover the hill sides for as far as the eye can see. 
Returning to the “C’est la Vie for another gourmet dinner aboard

Friday:  Sightseeing in Auxerre     Cruise to St Florentin

This morning’s cruise will take us to the town of St Florentin by early afternoon.  After lunch drive to the town of Auxerre. On the banks of the river Yonne this historic town, first settled by the Romans boasts a Cathedral, an Abbey and a Church. With buildings dating back to medieval times this is the ideal place to stroll along its narrow streets and window shop or just sit and relax with a coffee in one of its many cafés reflecting on Napoleon, Joan of Arc or Charles VII who all passed through this elegant town.
Return to the “C’est La Vie” for the Captain’s Dinner, which ends your cruise in style.

Saturday:  Return to Paris

After breakfast, you’ll be chauffeured back to Paris for the end of the morning. 
We hope to see you again on the C’est la Vie!


Please note that the cruise itinerary alternates direction each week.

 

2017 Rates

C'est la Vie
Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Value 49300
Charter 7 passengers wholeboat Value 47300
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Value 45300
Single supplement Value 3690
Suite per person Regular 6990
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Regular 55900
Charter 7 passengers wholeboat Regular 53900
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Regular 51900
Single supplement Regular 4990
Suite per person Value 6690

 

Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
May 21 Jun 18 Jul 02 Regular Burgundy region betweenand St Florentin and Ravieres
Oct 22 Value Sancerre-Montargis
Aug 13, 27 Sep 10, 24 Oct 8 Regular Sancerre-Montargis
Aug 06, Oct 15 Value Montargis-Sancerre

2018 Rates

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Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
April 15, Value Burgundy region between Ravieres and St Florentin
Apr22 Value Burgundy region between Ravieres and St Florentin
Jul 1 Aug 19 Regular Montargis-Sancerre
Aug 26, Sep1 Regular Montargis - Meaux
Jul 8, 15, 22, 29 Aug 5, 12 Value Montargis-Sancerre
May 6 Value Burgundy region between Ravieres and St Florentin
May 13 Value Burgundy region between Sancerre and Montargis
May 20 Regular Burgundy region between Sancerre and Montargis
May 27 Jun 17, 24 Regular Burgundy region between Ravieres and St Florentin
May 27 Regular Burgundy region between Sancerre and Montargis
Apr 29 Value Burgundy region between St Florentin and Ravieres
Sep 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Oct 7, Regular Meaux-Sillery
Oct 14, 21 Value Meaux-Sillery

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