' ROSA '


Castets to Agen (Boe) cruise route map
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Cruising in the South of France
The Canal Latéral à la Garonne

Cruise route map
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ROSA Barge
  • 100 FEET LONG (29.5 METRES)
  • 8 PASSENGERS
  • 4 CREW
  • 4 TWIN OR DOUBLE CABINS (ALL WITH PRIVATE BATHROOM)
  • 8 GOOD QUALITY BIKES
  • AIR CONDITIONING
  • CENTRAL HEATING
  • AIR CONDITIONED PRIVATE MINIBUS FOR EXCURSIONS
  • WI-FI (SUBJECT TO LOCAL RECEPTION)
  • CD PLAYER, LIBRARY, GAMES
Rosa is an old Dutch “Clipper” barge that was completely refitted in 2010 to a high specification. The air conditioned interior includes a dining room, saloon, bar and four staterooms. Two of the staterooms have double beds and two have twin beds, all of which have full en-suite facilities. Outside there is a spacious sun deck with comfortable furniture.
The four crew consist of a knowledgeable captain, tour guide, housekeeper and a master chef whose culinary master pieces will be a regular delight throughout your cruise. Eight bikes are available for use and your tour guide, an expert in the local area, will be happy to advise you on the best routes to cycle should you wish to explore.

2017 PRICES (USD) VALUE SEASON REGULAR SEASON
Individual Cabin Bookings (price per guest sharing a double or twin cabin) $ 4390 $ 4990
Single cabin occupancy supplement $ 1650 $ 1850
Charter for 6 guests $30400 $34700
Charter for 7 guests $31600 $36100
Charter for 8 guests $32800 $37500


VALUE SEASON DATES: April 16,23; July 23,30; August 06,13,20; October 08,15,22 2017
REGULAR SEASON DATES: April 30; May 07,14,21,28; June 04,11,18,25; July 02,09,16; August 27; September 03,10,17,24; October 01 2017



Cruise highlights may include:

Visits to historic Montauban & picturesque Auvillar
The amazing inclined water slope near Montauban
Wine, Armagnac and foie gras tastings
The village of Le Mas d’Agenais with 11th century church and original masterpiece by Rembrandt
Moissac and its ancient abbey
Exploring the wines of Bordeaux


The 'Rosa' is pleased to be able to offer the following special interest and theme cruises in 2017. Please contact us for itineraries, inclusions and availability:

- Golf Cruises (All bookings, $600 supplement per player)
Includes 4 pre booked tee times and transfers to and from the clubs
- Wine Cruises (Charter only, $4000 supplement)
Include a comprehensive and customisable wine itinerary, an upgrade of all wines served on board to include more Premier and Grand Cru wines and the services of a professional Wine Guide


Cruise schedule 2016
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Agen - Montauban (or reverse):
April 17,24; May 01,08,15,22,29; June 05,12,19,26; July 03,10,17,24 2016
Castets - Agen (Boe) (or reverse):
July 31; August 07,14,21,28; September 04,11,18,25; October 02,09,16,23 2016

Pick-up/drop-off for Agen - Montauban cruise
For cabin bookings:
PICK-UP: Sunday, 16:00 at the Hotel Pullman in the centre of Toulouse
DROP-OFF: Saturday, at your choice of location in Toulouse at 10:30am
For charter bookings:
PICK-UP: Sunday, 16:00 at one location of your groups choice in Bordeaux
DROP-OFF: Saturday, at one location of your groups choice in Toulouse at 10:30am

Pick-up/drop-off for Bordeaux (Castets) - Agen (Boe) cruise
For cabin bookings:
PICK-UP: Sunday, 16:00 at the Grand Hotel in Bordeaux or Bordeaux TGV station at 16:20
DROP-OFF: Saturday, at your choice of location in Bordeaux at 11:00am
For charter bookings:
PICK-UP: Sunday, 16:00 at one location of your groups choice in Bordeaux
DROP-OFF: Saturday, at one location of your groups choice in Bordeaux at 11:00am

CRUISES START ON A SUNDAY AND END ON THE FOLLOWING SATURDAY

TO CONTACT US
Phone: +33 561 59 20 07, Fax: +33 561 59 23 54
Phone (Toll-Free from USA + Canada): 1-800-688-0245
Email: info@bargecompany.com
Web: www.bargecompany.com

The Barge Cruise Company Ltd, 2 Allée de Castelnouvel, 31490 Léguevin
FRANCE