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The Loire Canal & Briare Canal

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The Loire canal & Briare canal with Le Boat

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With some of the most beautiful countryside and villages to see in France, the Loire Valley provides a truly peaceful haven from everyday life. Marvel at the quiet as you cruise through majestic forests abundant in fauna and flora, ancient villages perched high on rugged rocks, and the occasional Medieval town. This region is famed for chateaux, vineyards and cheese.

One-week return cruises

Chatillon sur Loire - Sancerre and return: Canal Laterale a la Loire
180 km; 40 locks, 34 hours
Visits: Chatillon sur Loire, Sancerre, La Charite sur Loire, Marseilles les Aubigny, Nevers

Decize - Digoin- Paray le Monial (or Roanne) and return: Canal Laterale à la Loire + Canal du Centre
130 km; 38 locks; 24 hours cruising
Visits: Decize, Digoin,  Roanne, Paray le Monial

One-week, one-way cruises

Decize - Chatillon sur Loire: Canal Lateral à la Loire
133 km; 22 locks; 24 hours cruising
Visits: Decize, Plagny, Nevers, Marseilles les Aubigny, La Charite sur Loire, Sancerre, Chatillon sur Loire

5-night return cruise

Decize - La Charite sur Loire and return
28 locks, 25 hours cruising

Le Boat rental boats for The Loire canal & Briare canal

Le Boat have 11 self-drive boats available in this region

Elegance

Elegance

8 guests

Magnifique

Magnifique

10 guests

Caprice

Caprice

6 guests

Continentale

Continentale

6 guests

Corvette B

Corvette B

4 guests

Mystique

Mystique

8 guests

Horizon 4

10 guests

Vision 4

Vision 4

9 guests

Horizon 1

4 guests

Horizon 2S

Horizon 2S

5 guests

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