From Rogny les Sept Ecluses and from Plagny

Land of woods and forests dotted with charming villages, the Loire Valley is an ideal rendezvous for a first inland waterway cruise: Punctuated with remarkable sites such as curiously formed Gréau rocks, or past souvenirs- fortified Moret sur loing, the 7 locks at Rogny constructed under the realm of Henry IV, the Briare canal bridge designed by Eiffel. Not to neglect the walks among te Morvan hills, or maybe wine tasting in the famous region of Sancerre and Pouilly.

One week return cruise

  • Rogny, Briare, Sancerre, La charité sur Loire and return; 160 kms, 52 locks
  • Plagny, Sancerre, Briare and return; 194 kms, 34 locks
  • Plagny, Decize, Chatillon en Bazois and return; 170kms, 50 locks
  • Plagny - Dompierre and return; 154 km, 32 locks

One week, one way cruise: Not available in 2018

  • Rogny les Sept Ecluses - Plagny;116km, 34 locks, 30 hours cruising

Three week cruise

  • The whole central loop; 553 kms, 214 locks

On the boarders of the Haut-Nivernais and la Bourgogne, villages perched on the rocky hillsides such as Mailly le Chateau dating back to the Medieval ages will captivate you, and for those who enjoy the sports of rock climbing and fishing there are plenty of opportunies to be explored.

One week return cruise

  • Brienon, Montereau and return; 188kms, 40 locks
  • Brienon, Ancy le Franc and return; 124kms, 60 locks
  • Brienon, Mailly le Chateau and return; 140kms, 70 locks

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Self-drive boats : Nivernais & the Loire Valley

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