River Cruise Burgundy, Nivernais Loire

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River Cruise Hire in Burgundy, Nivernais Loire, France - A marriage of fine wine, fine cuisine and first class cruising.

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Burgundy, Nivernais Loire,, France Region Map - A marriage of fine wine, fine cuisine and first class cruising.  
Burgundy, Nivernais Loire,, France Region Map Burgundy, Nivernais Loire,, France Region Map
Tannay/Auxerre

1 WEEK – RETURN TRIP
78km • 43 locks • 28hr cruising time

Canal du Nivernais – This leisurely cruise on the Canal du Nivernais allows you to savour the old-world delights of the pretty villages on both sides of the canal and gives you plenty of opportunity to go sightseeing and sample the fine wines and cuisine en route.


Decize/Baye

1 WEEK – RETURN TRIP
144km • 72 locks • 30hr cruising time

Canal du Nivernais – Climb the little streets in Cercy-Ia-Tour to the terrace and enjoy an unrivalled view over the village and valley. Explore the imposing castle at Châtillon-en- Bazois. Relax beside the lake at Baye or get active with tennis, horse riding and sailing all on offer nearby!


Decize/Châtillon-sur-Loire or vice versa

1 WEEK – ONE WAY TRIP
133km • 26 locks • 27hr cruising time

Canal latéral à la Loire – Follow beside the River Loire to the hilltop village of Sancerre and enjoy splendid views across the valley and superb wine-tasting. En route, visit the oldest china factory in France at Nevers.


Decize/Tannay or vice versa

1 WEEK – ONE WAY TRIP
99km • 72 locks • 35hr cruising time

Canal du Nivernais – Take time out ashore at Pannecot and admire the gardens of Anizy Château situated close to the port. Chitry-les-Mines is a pretty town with a fabulous castle that overlooks the water. Surrounded by vineyards, Tannay is a good shopping centre overlooking the River Yonne.


Tannay/Migennes or vice versa

1 WEEK – ONE WAY TRIP
100km • 50 locks • 28hr cruising time

Canal du Nivernais – Yonne – Clamecy is a delightful medieval village to explore. Take part in one of the informative town walks at Châtel-Censoir. Auxerre is a great place to taste fine Burgundian cuisine and the products of the nearby Chablis vineyards while the trout and salmon hatchery at Pregilbert has rods for hire, giving you the chance to catch your own dinner!