May 16 to 30, 2025 - Paris to Zürich - Hosted by Ian & Margaret Biddlecombe

6 Day Land Tour PLUS a 7 Day Private Chartered Barge Cruise

May 16 to 30, 2025 - Paris to Zürich



Private Chartered Barge Cruise

From Lagarde to Strasbourg, embark on an authentic and traditional cruise in the heart of Alsace and Moselle. You will cruise on the Marne-Rhine Canal where you will discover a colourful heritage and monuments that reflect its history through exciting tours. Explore the Hops Trail, the Haut Barr and Lutzelbourg castles or the Chagall trail and be astonished by the richness of this captivating cruise.


• Strasbourg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

• The Arzviller Inclined Plane, an exceptional structure




• The unexpected authenticity of the Kochersberg with a stop at

the Villa Meteor, the oldest French brewery in operation

• Saverne, a medieval city with old homes nestled between Alsace

and Lorraine, and the Château de Haut-barr

• Marc Chagall’s unique stained glass window in Sarrebourg

• All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar

- Gala dinner and evening

- Welcome cocktail

• Free Wi-Fi onboard

• Bicycles available onboard

• Official welcome from the captain and crew

• All port fees included


Travel 55 Concierge Cruise & Tour Fee of $125.00 CAD pp plus taxes due at time of deposit is additional and non refundable. 

*Fares based on double occupancy is priced in CANADIAN FUNDS. .Deposit of $3,500 is required at time of booking to hold your space and price in effect at time of payment, once paid, is non-refundable. Second payment - 15, January, 2025 - $3,500 per person and is non-refundable. Final payment due 15 March 2025 and once paid, full fare is non-refundable. Fares are capacity controlled, subject to availability and may be withdrawn or changed at any time without notice.Travel55 is a local travel agency who acts solely as an agent intermediary between tour operators, hotel and transportation suppliers. Note - modifications to itinerary, hotels selected, and tour venues may become necessary due to weather or any unforseen circumstances beyond the control of the various suppliers we use in order to protect the tour’s safety and smooth tour operations. Participants of this tour will have no recourse for seeking compensation or dispute from the tour host(s) or tour suppliers.  We recommend the purchase in Canada of Cancellation, Medical & Interruption Travel Insurance – ask Travel55 for details. Travel 55 is an affiliate of The Travel Agent Next Door and licensed w/ Consumer Protection BC # 80620. Q4474. UPDATED 21 JUNE 24

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