River cruise from Homps
Homps is a charming port on the Canal du midi, bordered by lake jouarres, which invites you to relax and tasting !
This pretty little town of about 600 people is an ancient Gallo-Roman village on the Canal du midi on the edge of the Minervois wine and terroir "double money".
The town also possesses the remains of the castle of the Malta knights and the roman Church of Saint etienne, which are both interesting and informative to see.
You can also explore the Cathar city of Minerve which is surrounded by canyons
TO SEE :
Remains of the Castle knights of Malta, The Churhc os Saint Etienne, Carcassonne
TO TASTE :
Red and white wine and rosé AOC Minevois, cassoulet, bread of the cathare country
TO KNOW :
Homps is only 33 kms away the City of Carcasonne
the picturesque village of Minerve
Possibles routes :
Mini week :
Homps - Carcassonne - Homps : 80 km, 26 écluses, 21 heures
Homps - Béziers - Homps: 122 km, 8 écluses, 21 heurse
One week :
Homps - Marseillan - Homps: 192 km, 36 écluses, 30 heures
Homps - Bram - Homps: 128 km, 36 écluses, 32 heures
Homps - Narbonne - Capestang - Homps: 70 km, 28 écluses, 25 heures.
Two weeks :
Homps - toulouse - Homps: 280 km, 94 écluses, 60 heures.