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Belmond are connoisseurs in the art of luxury travel, curating an iconic global portfolio of trains, rivers cruises, hotels, and safaris. They blend enchanting destinations, immersive excursions with delectable cuisine, and ultimate comfort with genuine service – you'll never have a greater escape. Their collection includes Belmond Afloat in France, seven stunning barges showcasing France in the most delicious way from Burgundy's vineyards to Provence cobbled streets; as well as Belmond Road to Mandalay, the cruise along the mighty Ayeyarwardy river to explore the magic of Myanmar.

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The most intimate of the fleet, Belmond Alouette is perfect for small groups and romantic holidays. Two exquisitely decorated cabins accommodate up to four guests, each en-suite with a choice of double or twin beds. Dine on authentic cuisine prepared by cordon bleu chefs and marvel at classic French scenery as you glide along the Canal du Midi.

Board Belmond Amaryllis and discover the ornate charm of our river cruiser. Eight guests can be accommodated in four en-suite cabins. Marvel at antique Louis XVI furniture and trompe l’oeil murals creating an ambiance of majesty aboard. Sailing the famed Burgundy region of France, enjoy superb local cuisine, and sample some of the regions finest wines.

A grand visual spectacle, Belmond Fleur de Lys exudes exotic flavours of India. Up to six guests are accommodated in three spacious en-suite cabins. Dine on sensational French cuisine as you glide between fields of lavender and sprawling vineyards. Then while away the evening to the sound of mellow notes from the on-board grand piano.

Belmond Hirondelle is exquisitely styled in light and airy design giving a sense of floating on air instead of water. Four generously sized en-suite cabins accommodate up to eight guests. Dine on exceptional French cuisine in the light-filled lounge or recline on deck with a cocktail in hand as you sail through the stunning Champagne region of France.

A brand new addition to the fleet, Belmond Lilas exudes rustic charm with handcrafted ironwork, timber finishes and vibrant colours. Spacious en-suite cabins host up to eight guests. Unwind in the heated pool and dine on sensational cuisine as Belmond Lilas glides along the waterways to uncover historic chateaux hidden amid the landscape of Burgundy.

The largest of the fleet, Belmond Napoléon is a grand and stately barge hosting parties of up to 12 guests in six decadent en-suite cabins. After a day of touring France's most iconic chateaux, feast on gastronomic delights and take a dip in the jacuzzi. Then raise a toast as you sail along the Rhône river to revel in charming views of Provence.

A new addition to the Belmond Afloat in France fleet our luxury barge is an opulent floating haven invoking peonies and champagne in the luxuriant design. Featuring four expansive cabins Belmond Pivoine accommodates up to eight guests. Take a dip in the heated onboard pool, and dine on gourmet cuisine as you cruise between Meaux and Chalons-en-Champagne.

Cruise along the Ayeyarwady river on Belmond Road to Mandalay and be enchanted by temple tops and golden sunsets. Venture inland to witness daily rituals of local monks, tour ancient pagodas, and visit bustling markets. Then discover Myanmar’s mesmerising landscapes while reclining on the sun deck with a cocktail in hand.

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Fabulous France Afloat!

By: Dr. Carol

Reviewed on: 07 Nov 2018

Everything was more than perfect! Great crew, amazingly comfortable accommodations, food was personalized and crafted with culinary expertise. Historic tours and wine tastings conducted with expert knowledge. Can't recommend the Napoleon and its crew highly enough!
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