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Upper Loire Cruise Itinerary

Sunday - Montargis to Amilly
We collect you from your Paris hotel after lunch for transfer by private mini-coach to Meanderer moored in Montargis. A champagne reception and early evening cruise to our first overnight mooring in Amilly follow.

Monday - Amilly to Montbouy
During the morning we cruise to Montcresson. After lunch the excursion program begins with a visit to the spectacular palace of Fontainebleau, home to generations of French royalty.

Tuesday - Montbouy to Chatillon-Coligny
Today's excursion takes us to Montargis with the week's best opportunity to explore a busy market town, people-watch or shop for souvenirs and exquisitely packaged confectionery from the famous Mazet Praline shop. Our afternoon cruise takes us to the charming village of Chatillon-Coligny.

Wednesday - Chatillon-Coligny to Rogny-Les-Sept-Ecluses
This morning we visit the splendid 16th century Chateau of St. Fargeau. On return to the barge, our afternoon cruise to Rogny-les-Sept-Ecluses includes a chance to walk the ancient 'staircase' of locks, which stand as a monument to the old canal.

Thursday - Rogny-Les-Sept-Ecluses to La Gazonne 
The daily excursion program continues with a visit to the beautiful private Chateau of La Bussiere, with its incredible 18th Century garden or Chateau de Sully sur Loire, a magnificent classic chateau of the Loire Valley. As an alternative we can visit the town of Gien. Set on the banks of the River Loire, the pretty town holds many attractions including the famous Faience Boutique, the Hunting Museum and the Chateau de Gien. We return to the barge for lunch and a cruise to an exquisite nature mooring at La Gazonne.

Friday - La Gazonne to Briare and Chatillon-sur-Loire
The morning cruise takes us to a beautiful village of Briare where we cross the world's longest aqueduct over the River Loire. Afternoon excursion takes us to the world famous wine region of Sancerre with the opportunity to sample the local wines and explore the charming hill-top village. For early risers a market visit in Briare with our chef is an option. That evening we cruise to our final mooring in a wonderful town of Chatillon-sur-Loire.

This morning, after breakfast, we depart for the return transfer to Paris.

Note: This is a sample itinerary and is subject to change. On alternate weeks, cruises will be in reverse direction.



Meanderer Deck Plan

2019 Rates

Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Stateroom per person Value 5875
Stateroom per person Regular 6400
Single supplement Value 5875
Single supplement Regular 6400
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Value 33750
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Regular 36600
Charter 5 passengers wholeboat Value 33200
Charter 5 passengers wholeboat Regular 35800
Charter 4 passengers wholeboat Value 32700
Charter 4 passengers wholeboat Regular 34900


Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
Apr 14, 21, 28 Oct 20 Value Upper Loire Montargis / Chatillon
May 05, 12, 19, 26 Jun 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 Jul 07, 14, 21, 28 Aug 04, 11, 18, 25 Seo 01, 08,15, 22, Oct 6, 13 Regular Upper Loire Montargis / Chatillon

2020 Rates

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Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
April 19 Value Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere
July 05, 19 Regular Lere/Upper Loire Montbouy
Aug 09, 23 Regular Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere
Sept 06, 20, Regular Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere
Jun 07, 21, Regular Lere/Upper Loire Montbouy
May 17, 31 Regular Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere
April 26 Value Lere/Upper Loire Montbouy
May 10 Regular Lere/Upper Loire Montbouy
Oct 04, 11 Regular Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere
Aug 02, 16, 30 Regular Lere/Upper Loire Montbouy
May 24 Regular Lere/Upper Loire Montbouy
July 12, 26 Regular Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere
May 03 Regular Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere
Sept 13, 27 Regular Lere/Upper Loire Montbouy
June 14, 28 Regular Upper Loire Montbouy / Lere