The Loire canal & Briare canal boat rentals

The Loire Canal & Briare Canal

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The Loire Canal & Briare Canal boat rentals

The Loire canal & Briare canal in France

The Loire and Briare canals rank among the most beautiful in France, connecting the River Seine to the north, to the river Saône in the south of Burgundy.

One week, return cruises

  • Briare, Sancerre, Beffes and return:
    146 km, 38 locks, 30 hours cruising
  • Briare, Rogny-les-Sept-Ecluses, Châtillon, Coligny, Némours and return:
    178 km, 84 locks, 40 hours cruising
  • Digoin - Briennon and return:
    86 km, 16 locks, 19 hours
  • Digoin, Roanne, Digoin, Paray le Monial and return:
    140 km, 28 locks, 32 hours cruising
  • Digoin - Ecuisses and return:
    128 km, 62 locks, 36 hours cruising
  • Digoin - Nevers and return:
    198 km, 44 locks, 32 hours cruising

One week, one-way cruises

  • Chatillon en Bazois - Digoin:
    117 km, 38 locks, 27 hours cruising
  • Digoin - Briare: 
    195 km, 36 locks, 38 hours cruising

Two to three weeks, return cruise

  • Digoin - Louhans and return:
    384 km, 132 locks, 69 hours cruising 

Waterways on this route

The Briare Canal, The Centre Canal, The Loing Canal, The Loire Lateral Canal,

France Passion Plaisance rental boats for The Loire canal & Briare canal

France Passion Plaisance have 9 self-drive boats available in this region

Haines Rive 40 self-drive

Haines Rive 40

8 guests

Tarpon 32 self-drive

Tarpon 32

8 guests

Tarpon 37 self-drive

Tarpon 37

10 guests

Tarpon 42 self-drive

Tarpon 42

12 guests

Triton 860 Fly self-drive

Triton 860 Fly

3 guests

La Peniche F self-drive

La Peniche F

12 guests

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