Self Catering Barge Holidays on the canals of France

This route takes us through tranquil countryside with sleepy villages and small towns. There are many idyllic moorings in remote places. We leave SEDAN and pass by MOUZON with it's felt museum, gothic church and hospice, STENAY (beer museum) and DUN sur Meuse. In VERDUN there is much to see, including the underground fortress, cathedral and the battlefields.

Barge Johanna - Self catering barge holidays in France

Self catering barge cruise on the rivers and canals of France

Namur to Sedan - Sedan to Toul - Toul to Strasbourg

SEDAN to TOUL | COMMERCY (7 nights)

This route takes us through tranquil countryside with sleepy villages and small towns. There are many idyllic moorings in remote places. We leave SEDAN and pass by MOUZON with it's felt museum, gothic church and hospice, STENAY (beer museum) and DUN sur Meuse. In VERDUN there is much to see, including the underground fortress, cathedral and the battlefields. (The Commercy option gives us an extra day in Verdun or somewhere en route)

St. MIHIEL and COMMERCY are pleasant small towns , the former is birthplace of the sculptor Ligier Richier discovered by Michelangelo, the latter has a chateau and shops selling Madeleines, the local speciality. 10km from COMMERCY, we join the canal Marne au Rhin, and pass through a short tunnel to start the descent of 12 locks to the cathedral town of TOUL. 

Our mooring in Sedan is opposite the Port de plaisance, 5 minutes walk from the station and in Toul at the Port de plaisance, very near the station. There are train connections from Lille and Paris via Charleville-Mezieres to Sedan, and from Paris and Nancy to Toul.

 

 

 

 

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St. MIHIEL and COMMERCY are pleasant small towns , the former is birthplace of the sculptor Ligier Richier discovered by Michelangelo, the latter has a chateau and shops selling Madeleines, the local speciality. 10km from COMMERCY, we join the canal Marne au Rhin, and pass through a short tunnel to start the descent of 12 locks to the cathedral town of TOUL.

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Our mooring in Sedan is opposite the Port de plaisance, 5 minutes walk from the station and in Toul at the Port de plaisance, very near the station. There are train connections from Lille and Paris via Charleville-Mezieres to Sedan, and from Paris and Nancy to Toul.

Copyright 2007, JohannaCharters.com

Copyright 2007, JohannaCharters.com

Copyright 2007, JohannaCharters.com

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