The Fleur de Lys cruises up the serene Ouche river, bordered by big trees and green banks, where a cyclist enjoys the route.

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Relish every moment as you glide along on one of our seven luxurious barges

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The opulent deck of the Coquelicot barge, with luxurious seating and soft furnishings, antique lighting and potted herbs.

Welcome aboard Coquelicot

An illustration of savoir-vivre, our new indulgent barge captures the essence of a modern luxury river cruise.

Step aboard our new Art Nouveau refurbished boat and indulge in the finest amenities, opulent accommodations and sumptuous details. Watch the ever-changing landscapes of the French country waterways unfold and savour distinctive menus designed by Ruinart’s chef.

Hop off the boat to explore the world’s oldest champagne house, its vineyards and its secrets. With Coquelicot, anticipate a journey like no other.

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The Best of France

Béziers to Tain L’Hermitage

From April 14th to 20th, embark Napoléon and discover grand Roman ruins amid picturesque villages, as you sample the Rhone’s finest wines.

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Avignon to Sète

From April 21st to 27th, sail Southern France in Pivoine’s unrivalled luxury, and get up close to the Camargue nature reserve’s wild wonders.

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