River Charente boat rentals

River Charente with France Passion Plaisance

River Charente

Cruise route map

France Passion Plaisance River Charente map

One of the most stunning regions of France, and beautifully unspoilt...

Please note that this region still has manual locks.

Between the Loire and Garonne, the Charente river runs slowly through Angouleme and the vineyards of Cognac to the Atlantic ocean. Enjoy the distilled brandies, Renaissance castles and Romanesque churches.

One week, return cruises

  • Fleac - Jarnac and return:
    88kms, 30 locks, 21 hours cruising
  • Fleac - Cognac and return:
    114kms, 36 locks, 28 hours cruising

Two weeks, return cruise

  • Fleac - St Savinien and return:
    230kms, 40 locks, 42 hours cruising 

France Passion Plaisance rental boats for River Charente

There are 2 self-drive boats for the River Charente

Tarpon 42 TP self-drive
8 guests
3 cabins
3 bathrooms
Tarpon 37 self-drive
10 guests
4 cabins
2 bathrooms