Video: Cruise the River Cher in the Loire Valley, France
French Hotel Barge Nymphea
The Loire Valley is as rich in legend as it is in beauty; here the aristocracy of France have built their castles and palaces over the centuries and fortunately, little has changed.
Cruise the Loire Valley aboard the French Hotel Barge Nymphea (3:11)
The French Hotel Barge Nymphea is of Dutch design and with its shallow draft makes her the ideal vessel for navigating the beautiful sandy reaches of the River Cher in the Loire Valley. No other hotel barge cruises this magical waterway.
Nymphea's crew are very knowledgeable about the history, wine and cuisine of the region and they will be there to help make your journey through the "Valley of the Kings of France" truly unforgettable.