Board at Dijon's Port du Canal and meet your crew over a champagne reception.
As your journey commences, savour your first delicious dinner on board.
Leave Dijon and cruise along the River Ouche past unspoiled villages and forest-covered hills.
You can choose to walk or cycle alongside on the towpath.
Enjoy a wonderful dégustation menu in Vougeot, before visiting Clos de Vougeot, a medieval château and headquarters of the Chevaliers du Tastevin society.
See the ancient wine presses once used by Cistercian monks.
Back on board, your cruise continues to Fleurey-sur-Ouche village.
Tour historic Dijon and visit the magnificent Ducal Palace and the Grey Poupon mustard shop.
Take some free time to browse the wonderful shops, or simply relax in a pavement café.
Have lunch on board and watch the beautiful passing scenery as you cruise to Gissey.
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Cruise the picturesque Ouche valley to La Bussière-sur-Ouche.
In the afternoon, drive to the hilltop village of Châteauneuf-en-Auxois.
Visit its 12th-century castle and take in the splendid views.
In the evening enjoy a wonderful dinner at Abbey de la Bussière.
This restored Cistercian abbey is now a Michelin-starred restaurant.
Take a scenic drive to Nyons, a typical Provençal village with a lavender distillery and 18th-century olive mill.
There you'll savour a lunch at Grignan.
Cruise past stunning rolling hills to Pont d'Ouche.
After lunch visit Beaune, capital of the Burgundy wine region.
Visit the magnificent 15th-century charity hospital Hôtel-Dieu.
Browse the shops or stroll through the cobbled streets.
Take part in an elegant wine tasting before returning to the barge.
Begin the morning with a cruise to Vandenesse.
After lunch on board, visit Château de Pommard.
This estate is set among the vines of the Côte de Beaune.
Enjoy a tour of the cellars and tasting before taking in a fine art exhibition.
Return to the barge and enjoy time at leisure.
Once evening falls, sit down to a farewell gala dinner.
Wake up to a final breakfast aboard before disembarking for your onward travel arrangements.