Le Papillon and Nymphea Prices

Le Papillon – Cruise Rates, Inclusions & Availability

Le Papillon is our newly remodeled luxury barge.  She carries a maximum of 4 guests with 4 crew members and cruises multiple itineraries through some of the most beautiful wine regions of France including Burgundy, Chablis and Champagne.

INCLUSIONS:

  • Collection from, and return to Paris, France
  • Accommodation in a double or twin cabin with private facilities
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks all cooked by our gourmet chef w/ local seasonal delicacies
  • Restaurant meals where required
  • Wine pairings of finest Burgundian vintages at lunch and dinner
  • Open bar 24/7 stocked with French champagne, fine wines and spirits
  • Use of the on-board library and stereo system
  • All ground transport in air-conditioned mini-bus for local sightseeing visits
  • Entry costs for sightseeing
  • Use of on-board bicycles

Le Papillon Itineraries & Availability

Chablis

2022 Available Dates
Jul 3*, 10*

2023 Available Dates
Apr 16, 23, 30;
May 7, 14, 21, 28
Jun 4, 11, 18, 25; Jul 9, 16*

* repositioning week – please call for itinerary and special rates.

Champagne

2023 Available Dates
Jul 30; Aug 6, 13, 20

Burgundy

2022 Available Dates
Jul 24;  Aug 7, 28
Sept 4

2023 Available Dates
Sep 3, 10, 17, 24; Oct 1

Provence

2022 Available Dates
Oct 23

2023 Available Dates
Oct 8

Camargue

2022 Available Dates
Oct 30

2023 Available Dates
Oct 15, 22

Nymphea – Cruise Rates, Inclusions & Availability

Nymphea is our classic barge with lots of beautiful wood detailing throughout her interior.  She carries a maximum of 6 guests with 3 crew members and cruises one of the most iconic itineraries on the Cher River in the Loire Valley.

INCLUSIONS:

  • Collection from, and return to St. Pierre Corps railway station
  • Accommodation in a double or twin cabin with private facilities
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks all cooked by our gourmet chef w/ local seasonal delicacies
  • Restaurant meals where required
  • Wine pairings of finest Loire valley vintages at lunch and dinner
  • Open bar 24/7 stocked with French champagne, fine wines and spirits
  • Use of the on-board library and stereo system
  • All ground transport in air-conditioned mini-bus for local sightseeing visits
  • Entry costs for sightseeing
  • Use of on-board bicycles

Nymphea Itinerary & Availbility

The Loire Valley

2022 Available Dates
Jul 3*, 10, 31*
Aug 7*;  Sep 11*

2023 Available Dates
Jul 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Aug 6*, 13, 20, 27
Sep 10, 17, 24;  Oct 1, 8*

* Only available for individual cabin bookings.

Thank you for the wonderful week! We will long remember
the food, the wine, the cruising, the tours, the walks,
the lounging on the deck, the conversation and just plain fun!

Jane & Nelson

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