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Carcassonne Croisieres

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“quiet canal”(2 reviews)
“canal du midi”(7 reviews)
“costs euros”(2 reviews)
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Port de Carcassonne, Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, France
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All reviews quiet canal canal du midi costs euros couple of hours canal trip two hours old city commentary countryside tourists
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

10-12 a 2 hour cruise into countryside. 10euro each. Very few of us on the boat. Guided in 3 languages. Did exactly what it said. 2 locks, peaceful ride through the quiet canal and back again. Wheelchair ramp for access if required. Toilet on boat....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank thewhiteheadfamily
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

3 hours or so trip along the canal going through and back through the same lock within ten minutes. Commentary as and when points of interest passed. Our guide spoke in French, English and Spanish. We were on the picnic tour and stopped off for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fruitloaf
Reviewed July 29, 2018

First off, some of these people seem to be talking about the other cruise company. This is the one which is based in front of the station and on that side of the canal. Second, if you want to go for a meal choose a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jimbo2006
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Created to celebrate 20 years as a Unesco World Heritage Site and it's temporary so no-one should really be offended. I think it's great and it actually made me pay a lot more attention to the archecture as I explored the different angles and viewpoints....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rogerblackman
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Sorry folks, but our yesterday cruise was a total waste of money and time. The food was terrible, cafeteria quality with 2 straws of chives to make it appear « gourmet » lousy wine and a price tag of 27euros plus the 11 euros for the cruise...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

As we had a few hours to spare we took the Croisiere Nature cruise up the Canal du Midi. We would have to agree with other reviewers who say that it is pleasant but not at all remarkable. Basically there is really nothing to see....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank NormanLewis
Reviewed October 7, 2017

We had a busy few days planned in Carcassonne, so I thought a canal cruise would be a nice way to relax for a few hours. Having looked at the various cruises available in advance on their website, I thought the "City Cruise" looked best,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank TomPhilUK
Reviewed October 1, 2017

boat leaves from the dock next to the train station and was a very pleasant way to spend a lazy afternoon. The trip costs 11 euros and lasts about 2.5 hours, you basically go uo the river through 2 lockks, turn round and have a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank ggmck186338
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Trip along the quiet waters of the canal de midi. Enjoy the soft ripple of the water as you cruise along . with a meal included. Spend some slow time just watching the world lazily pass by you. Relax sit back and let it calm...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank MaisonLorchidee
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

What a delightful and relaxing way to spend 2 and a half hours gently cruising a stretch of the Canal du Midi whilst enjoying a 3 course lunch. It was a very hot day but the boat had an indoor saloon so we had shade....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Plenty of cafes just over the bridge - if you just want a take away snack and drink the railway station is 50 metres away
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