The Full Board Gourmet Cruise - Three Nights

Enjoy a romantic péniche cruise, ideal for couples or for four, for that perfect getaway with onboard gourmet chef, tour guide, and captain to show you the secrets of French cooking, the region's history & culture, and the navigation of the idyllic Canal-du-Nivernais.  

Paris Transfers included 

Three night full board cruise for up to Four Passengers.

Day One - Paris Rendezvous

At 10am the captain greets you at our agreed Paris meeting point for a private transfer to the Randle waiting in the historic town of Auxerre, the birth place of Saint Germain and designated a town of Art and History.

Champagne Welcome Aboard

Enjoy a Champagne welcome aboard and meet the crew, settle in as chef Gael prepares a sumptuous lunch from fresh local produce. 

The afternoon cruise take us long the Yonne river with vineyards coming into view on the hills above to the riverside village of Bailly, our destination for the day. An ancient quarry here provided stone for the construction of Notre-Dame cathedral nearly 900 years ago. 

Evening dining aboard the Randle

Layered Roasted Vegetable Terrine with a Caper Dressing
Seared Duck Breast with a Cherry & Port Sauce
Chocolate Moelleux.

Paired with a fine pinot noir Santenay premier-cru from the Côte d'Or.

Day Two - Vineyard Tour

Chef Gael arrives with fresh croissants from the local boulangerie and prepares a delicious continental breakfast.

Chablis Grand-Cru Tour

After breakfast take a tour to the famous Chablis grand-cru vineyards or take a private tasting at one of the many family vineyards in the surrounding villages.

After lunch we continue our cruise along the river Yonne and onto the Canal-du-Nivernais to our destination of the day, Mailly-la-Ville. 

Evening dining aboard the Randle.

Chef Gael prepares a gourmet dinner from fresh local & seasonal produce.

Salmon marinated with Beetroot & Dill
Parma wrapped Pork Fillet stuffed with Sage & Shallots
Fraisier Cake

Paired with a fine premier-cru Chablis from the morning's tour. 

Day Three - Tour Vézalay

Chef Gael prepares a delicious continental breakfast as we set sail along the river Yonne and Canal-du-Nivernais. After stopping for lunch along te way we arrive to our destination of the day, Lucy-sur-Yonne.

World Heritage Site

Our guided afternoon tour takes us to Vézelay, an UNESCO world heritage site and fortified town with Romanesque Basilica containing the relic of Mary Magdalene. Stroll the picturesque village with many boutiques, art galleries, cafés, and restaurants.

Evening dining aboard the Randle

Terrine of Foie Gras with Fig & Ginger Confit
Tournedos of Beef with Parsley & walnut pesto
Profiteroles au Chocolat.

Paired with another delicious Pinot Noir of the region,  Savigny-les-Beaune from the captain's cellar. 

Day Four - Sad Farewell

After a delicious breakfast aboard we bid you au revoir for your private transfer to your Paris hotel, station, or airport departure lounge.

The suggested itinerary above can be tailored to your exact requirements and focused on your subjects of interest.

Vegetarian and Vegan Options 

Suggested menus only, other options are available please enquire about our vegetarian and vegan cruises. All food allergies and preferences are catered for, it is our chef's pleasure to cook to your exact requirements. 

Unwind aboard your private charter péniche with fine wine and gourmet cuisine.

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Whats included?
  • 22 metre (72ft) private riverboat with modern comforts and classic charm.
  • Mercedes V Class Avantgarde : Paris Transfers, Tours, and evening chauffeur service.
  • Crew of three; Captain and Owner, gourmet chef, and tour guide host.
  • Fine Dining with selected premier-cru wine whilst aboard.
  • Air conditioned and en-suite mahogany panelled cabins.
  • Private guided tours to vineyards, chateaux, castles, and places of interest.
  • Electric bicycles for exploring villages and towns.
  • Rowing launch for exploring the tranquil backwaters of the river Yonne
  • Wi-Fi, music system, and satellite TV/DVD
  • Evening restaurant chauffeur service included.
  • Options include Golf, Spa, Fly Fishing, Horse Riding and Ballooning.
  • Open bar with a large selection of fine Burgundy wines, spirits and artisanal beers.
  • Perfect for couples, family, and friends.

Three night private full board cruise with up to four Passengers

Included : 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 3 dinners aboard, tours, entrance fees and Paris transfers.

Whole boat Charter Crewed Before April 16 and after Oct 9 April 17 to May 14 May 15 to Oct 8
Three Nights Full Board.

EURO 2021
€ 6,997.00 - 4 passengers

€ 5,596.00 - 2 passengers
€ 7,862.00 - 4 passengers

€ 6,288.00 - 2 passengers
€ 8,725.00 - 4 passengers

€ 6,945.00 - 2 passengers
Three Nights Full Board.

EURO 2022 & 2023
€ 7,346.00 - 4 passengers

€ 6,155.00 - 2 passengers
€ 8,255.00 - 4 passengers

€ 6,916.00 - 2 passengers
€ 9,161.00 - 4 passengers

€ 7,639.00 - 2 passengers

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