Summary Caprice does one of the most popular itineraries in France, "The Heart of Burgundy." We begin in April and end at the end of October. We begin in Dijon and take you on the Burgundy Canal to a St Jean de Losnes on the Soane River to Challon where we join the Canal du Centre. On the canal du Centre we cruise directly through the wine villages, mooring among the vines. Shore Excursions to Dijon, Capital of Burgundy; Beaune, capital of the vineyards; Medieval Fortress of Chateau de Marguerite; 12th Century Chateau Rully; 12th century Monks winery of Clos de Vougeot; Barging center of St Jean de Losne; and visit to Hotel Dieu, the first charity hospital of Europe founded in 1443.