Join us aboard for a luxury canal and river cruise through picturesque France.
Cruise through the beautiful French countryside. A luxury barge cruise in France is a perfect vacation. The Grand Victoria feels like your own private yacht.
Discover the authentic Burgundy experience with expert food and wine pairings from our professional chefs.
Our luxury en-suite staterooms will have you feeling like you’re floating on air.
From wine to jazz, we offer a range of memorable itineraries to cater to your every interest.
Whether you want an active adventure out in the picturesque French countryside, a relaxed cruise down the scenic waterways, or something in between, we’re ready to help you make the lasting memories of a lifetime on a luxury French barge cruise in France. This is the stuff of travel tales.
We personalize every detail so your luxury cruise in France cruising down the canals and rivers a meditative calm descends. And the great thing is you’ll find it all when you hit the waterways of France. Any luxury French barge cruise on the canals of France has a certain allure but when heading out on the canals there's an additional dose of anticipation. Fill your days with endless options: Walk on canal paths. Borrow a bike. Make yourself at home.
Explore boutique shops and bustling local markets, lunch at a local bistro while pampered by the owners themselves, tour the legendary Burgundian vineyards, and wineries dotting the countryside, and walk the ramparts of historic château in private tours, all possible to do during one of our French canal cruises.
The Grand Victoria itineraries are designed to provide a cultural adventure, which our guide can adapt to meet individual interests because the most exciting places can fall flat without spontaneity. It is exceptional moments that make long-lasting memories.
We want the Grand Victoria to become your second home. We tailor our services to your personal wishes, and we attend to the details in the background, so the entire luxury yacht feels like it’s yours. Our all-inclusive luxury French barge cruise in France is packed with adventure and excitement; the result is a pure French fantasy! Discover the rich flavors and zest for local life barging on the canals and rivers of France.
Stays are inclusive of all meals, fine wines, and spirits, as well as all activities and equipment. Join us, and we’ll help you create your own retreat.
Bring a few friends or your family along on this French canal cruise for the adventure of a lifetime because a French barge vacation with us makes an impact with authentic experiences, new profound relationships, and cultural experiences.
This unique journey offers exclusive and unforgettable interactions with locals. Life as you know it seems very far away!
The Grand Victoria cruises the countryside of France. Explore boutique shops and bustling local markets, lunch at a local bistro while pampered by the owners themselves, tour the legendary Burgundian vineyards, and wineries dotting the countryside, and walk the ramparts of historic château in private tours, all possible to do during one of our French canal cruises.
Burgundy is even more beautiful than the imagination. There’s a special flavor with a blend of culture and tradition. It’s in the Burgundy wine but it transcends everything. It’s in the graciousness of the people. It’s in the quaint villages speckled among the Burgundy vineyards. And you quickly learn that fine French wine is only where Burgundy’s story starts.
On our river and canal cruise itineraries, you’ll take in some of the best destinations in France for wine lovers.
There are hundreds of châteaux in France, many dating back to the Middle Ages. A region rich in history and culture, with beautiful architectural wonders, perfectly viewed from your own luxury French barge cruise. Burgundy was once home to the Dukes of Burgundy, rulers of a territory stretching across eastern France. The historic and modern capital of Burgundy is Dijon. Dijon has a historic city center, with old narrow streets, and houses built in the local pale honey-colored stone; of particular interest to visitors are the Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy, and the gothic Cathedral of Saint Bénigne.
The region possesses a rich architecture including a religious heritage noted in the thousand-year-old Abbeys. Wine is the pride of Burgundy, which some of the most famous wines in the world. The Romans introduced grapes and the production of wine was mastered by local monks. Vineyards stretch from Dijon, along a narrow slope for some hundred kilometers, in the Côtes de Nuits and the Côtes de Beaune vineyard areas.
Travel from Lyon to St. Jean de Losne on the River Saône. Grand Victoria Cruises is here to give you the best experience of classic French cuisine, visiting many of the most famous places to sample high-quality food and drink. A culinary tour in France is the perfect retreat to experience new recipes and cuisines. Get in touch with Grand Victoria Cruises for a culinary vacation in France today.
Explore quintessential Burgundy onboard the luxury hotel barge Grand Victoria. A relaxing river and canal cruise, that brings you intimately closer to the best of Burgundy, France. Tour the historic city of Dijon or the charming village of Beaune. Enjoy driving through the vineyards, and discover the true taste of Burgundy’s appellations, viticulture, and winemaking from the heart of the Côte d'Or. Onboard our gourmet meals and incredible wines await you at every meal.
Nestled in the northeastern corner of France, the picturesque region of Alsace is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered with our luxury canal cruises by avid travelers seeking a unique and tranquil escape. Among the various ways to experience the beauty of Alsace, taking a barge vacation stands out as an immersive and enchanting way to explore its canals, vineyards, and charming villages. At the heart of this experience lies the captivating city of Strasbourg, where history, culture, and modernity seamlessly blend. Delve into the reasons why a barge vacation in Alsace, combined with a visit to Strasbourg, promises an unforgettable and enriching journey.
Come with us to experience the most authentic wine tour across Burgundy, France. We bring you to many well-known and renowned locations across the country, finding the best possible spread of high-quality wines, straight from the source. Grand Victoria Cruises presents world-class wine-tasting tours in Burgundy, France. Book a trip with us today!
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