Cruises on the Canal du Midi

In Agde, the Millesime company welcomes you for cruises on the Canal du Midi. Discover the superb landscapes that border the canal along the water. A different way to admire the Languedoc.

Cruises on the Canal du Midi aboard the Millésime or the Azur are rather original ways of discovering the places. With family, friends or in groups, it is possible to embark on these speedboats to discover the richness of the Agathois heritage, located between sea, river, pond and canal. This is an idea for a walk that should not be missed for campers looking for a fun activity accessible to the whole family. For a few hours, half a day or a whole day, you will get away from it all, sailing on the calm waters of the Canal du Midi. The departure is from Grau d´Agde or Tamarissière, just 10 minutes from our campsite.

Among other things, Le Millésime offers you different formulas to enjoy your boat trip on the Canal du Midi in your own way. Thus, it is possible to get into a sightseeing boat and walk along the canal passing Lubron or go fishing at sea. You even have the possibility of stopping over at Fort Brescou for a sardine evening.

Guided day or half-day cruises on the Millésime boat will allow you to visit Agde or the fishermen's docks, the Canal du Midi, the Lubron structures, Sète and its market or even the oyster beds on the Etang de Thau according to the route of your choice. Whichever cruise you choose, the captain will tell you with pride and pleasure the heritage of his country, to which he is so attached. All cruises on this boat for sea, river, canal, pond and fishing trips are commented in French on the microphone.

The excursion on the Hérault river, the Canal du Midi and the Thau pond allows you, for example, to go up the Hérault river starting from Grau d'Agde in Agde, then pass the 3 locks, navigate on the Canal du Midi and cross the ornithological reserve of Bagnas and finally navigate in the Thau pond and visit the oyster beds. The cruise lasts from 2 to 6:30 p.m. Oyster and white wine tasting is included in the tour. Departure possible every day from June to September and every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday in April, May and October. For a morning cruise, you have the choice between the Hérault river, canal du midi and Libron work excursion from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Tuesday in July-August and Fridays in June and September or the cruise to the volcanic coast. , Fort Brescou and the marinas of Cap d'Agde from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. If you have a whole day to devote to discovering the Canal du Midi, discover the cruise to the Sète market, with a 3-hour stopover, every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from mid-June to mid-September. The Millésime company also offers sea excursions with a stopover at Fort Brescou where you will taste the delights of a sardine evening.

Otherwise, also discover the sea fishing cruises with the boats of the Millesime company. It also organizes rock fish, sea bream, sea bream and mackerel fishing parties in the morning, bonito fishing during the day or conger fishing in the evening. This sea trip is a must for fishing enthusiasts. Remember to book your seats on the Millésime cruises to take advantage of them. Guided river tourism thanks to river cruises or boat rental for solo trips in the navigation canals, enjoy unforgettable walks on the Canal du Midi aboard a boat or a barge!