Canal boat rental Canal du Midi, from Argens



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Departure from Argens

From Argens , the Canal du Midi winds gracefully through a typically Mediterranean landscape: vineyards, cypress , pines and multicolored flowers exhale their perfume in the warm sound of cicadas and crickets.

At Argens, this will be especially the pond and the top of the village that will show you the charms of the city. Already his name says it all: " Argens " refers to the color "white as silver " of the river, once famous for the purity of its waters shimmering silver .

Left to pass Argens, a time to keep Lézignan : Museum of Vine and Wine , village of Minerve , Hurepel museum (figurines ) and archeology and paleontology museum. To enjoy the work for you Lézignan ( to5 km) Wednesday morning or olonzac (A8 km) Tuesday morning.

Take the time to taste the specialties of the area : Cassoulet of Castelnaudary, wild boar stew , venison stew , sliced ​​duck, grilled over a wood fire , skewers, coq au vin. And drinks : red and white wines of the Minervois , Corbières , Clape , Fitou, Saint Chinian .

Carp , eel , roach, torangles , perch , bream , bleak and can potentially end up after yours stick to fishing .
 
Bases of departure on Argens, CANAL-DU-MIDI