Castelnaudary - Homps - Castelnaudary

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Castelnaudary, Canal du Midi, France, navigation area

Basic information

  • Cruise length: 162 km
  • Trip duration: 7 days
  • Type of cruise: there and back 
  • Number of locks: 62

Visit the impressive medieval towns of Carcassonne and Argens Minervois, which are close to the port of Homps. You can spend time visiting the wine towns of Trebes and Bram and enjoy the slow pace of life along this beautiful part of the canal.

Staying in the sunny countryside and cruising on the historic Canal du Midi is a perfect choice for both experienced and beginners. You can set sail from any of our five bases on the Canal du Midi to the heart of the Camargue and beyond - tailor your itinerary, the cruise can be cultural, gastronomic, cycling and above all leisurely. It's up to you to decide.

The canal is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Canal du Midi was built by Pierre-Paul Riquet in the 17th century. It connects the Atlantic to the Mediterranean and invites you to journey into the Languedoc countryside - the most prolific wine-growing region in France.

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