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Ten Days Barging from West to East in Belgium

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 10 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 8 people
Destination(s): Belgium  
Specialty Categories: Barging   Cultural Journey  
Season: April - October
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 1285 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1720 Euro (EUR)

Groups can book this tour from April till November. Contact us for dates.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Welcome on board in Oudenaarde, this wonderful city was a medieval centre of textile manufacture.

Day 2: Upstream the Scheldt river to Tournai, the oldest city in Belgium.

Day 3: Blaton, visit the "stair" of locks and/or the Beloeil castle.

Day 4: Thieu, famous for the old and the new boat lifts on the "canal du centre".

Day 5: Charleroi in the heart of Wallonian Steel production.

Day 6: Namur, cultural city on Meuse and Sambre rivers, with a famous citadel.

Day 7: Huy, city on the Meuse river.

Day 8: Liège, ancient capital of an independent principality for eight centuries

Day 9: Maasmechelen, see the typical architecture of a "garden city" with its history of coal mining. Good stop for shopping!

Day 10: goodbyes after a healthy breakfast around 10 AM.

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer.  Request a free gift certificate.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

- Groups of 8 persons pay 1285 Euro/pp for this 10 days tour/
- Booking per cabin pay 1415 Euro/pp for full board
- Single can book a cabin for 1720 Euro with full board

Price Includes:
- All meals, half board in option
- Crew: your all-round hosts/captains/cooks/guides
- Canal- Bridge- and harbour fees for the barge
- Fuel
- Bed linen, towels
- Use of the ships Bicycles, tourist info, walking or biking maps
- Divers playthings for your entertainment.

Price Excludes:
- Note: this tour is a one way tour from Oudenaarde to Maasmechelen (or vice versa)
- Your personal expenses and trips
- Transportation to and from the starting harbours
- Drinks from the honour bar
- Your travel and cancellation insurance.

About This Supplier
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Location: Belgium
Joined InfoHub: Jul 2006

Barging through Belgium on board of the old timer (1924) "M14685", with all the modern comfort. Small groups, upto 8 passengers. The 4 cabins have private facilities. Maurits Karreman is your certified captain, even for sea going vessels! In the kitchen Olga Karreman- Van Maele will surprise you with...

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