The canal du Midi & the Fonseranes 9 locks

Find your boat ride in this Unesco World Heritage site

Our boat rides on the Canal du Midi are return trips from the 9 locks of Fonseranes, in Béziers, France.

Commented trips in English, French, German and Spanish

Boarding 11H45 – Departure 12H

A complete cruise to discover the main canal Artworks of Béziers

You will discover the Malpas tunnel, a unique work on the canal with a length of 173m. While sailing you will enjoy the charming port of Colombiers on the wild side of the canal.

Next, live the experience of going down the locks of Fonseranes, through this water staircase.

At last but not least you will go on the famous canal bridge of Béziers from where you will have a splendid view of the city.

Picnic on board !

Bring your own or order a picnic formula at the ticket office just before boarding. A baker will prepare it and deliver on the boat:

Salad or Sandwich + desert + drink= 10€

Price:

  • adult 27 €
  • child ( 4 to 11 years old)  15 €
  • family (2 ad + 2 kids)  76 €
  • free under 4 years old

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Boarding 12h30 – Departure 12h45

You will discover the wild side of the canal and the charming little harbor of Colombiers.

Then it will be time to go through the Fonseranes water staircase to go down 21,5m.

Finally the tour will bring you on the famous canal Bridge of Béziers from where you will have a beautiful view on the cathedral and the river underneath the canal.

Picnic on board !

Bring your own picnic to eat on the boat if you wish.

Price:

  • adult 20 €
  • child (4 to 11 years old)  13€
  • family (2 ad + 2 kids)  60 €
  • free under 4 years old

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Boarding 11h45 – Departure 12h

Discover the wild side of the canal and pass through the Malpas tunnel.

First and only tunnel-canal with a length of 173m, it is a unique cultural heritage that you will be able to appreciate during this boat ride.

During the boat ride you will also discover the charming little harbor of Colombiers and go under the Gourgasse bridge.

Picnic on board !

Bring your own or order a picnic formula at the ticket office just before boarding. A baker will prepare it and deliver on the boat:

Salad or Sandwich + desert + drink = 10€

Price:

  • adult 16 €
  • child (4 to 11 years old)  10€
  • family (2 ad + 2 enf)  47 €
  • free under 4 years old

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Go down the locks

Boarding 14h – Departure 14H10

Go through the water staircase of Fonseranes, the engineering marvel of the canal du Midi that cannot be missed !

You will also pass on the famous canal-Bridge of Béziers where you will have a spendid view of the cathedral and the river underneath.

Go up the locks

Boarding 15h45 – Departure 16H

You will pass on the famous canal-Bridge of Béziers where you will have a spendid view of the cathedral and the river underneath.

Then it will be time to climb the water staircase of Fonseranes and live an unforgettable experience.

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Descente des écluses - Embarquement 14HMontée des écluses - Embarquement 15H45

Price:

  • adul 13 €
  • child (4 to 11 years old)  8 €
  • family (2 ad + 2 kids)  35 €
  • free under 4 years old