Practical details

Here you will find all the practical information necessary for preparing your cruise!
If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • How can I find information on the rivers I want to sail ?

    You can order a map of the river which will tell you about all of the characteristics of the journey, the water and the surroundings.

  • Should I take our bicycles ?

    Bicycles are very useful on the towpaths to discover the countryside, for getting last-minute supplies and also for visits. You can take your own bicycles with you, or rent them there.

  • Am I allowed to stop where I like ?

    You can stop where you like; in the middle of nowhere to take advantage of the calm, or choose harbours or nautical stopping-places if you prefer the comfort or being close to tourist spots, in this case, you will be able to have water, electricity or the right to spend the night.

  • Can I take my pet with me ?

    Yes, if it is well-trained and behaves well in company.

  • Is the bedding provided ?

    Sheets, covers, blankets, duvets, pillows are provided according to the sleeping capacity stipulated.

  • Am I allowed to fish ?

    You can buy a fishing permit for the duration of your holidays at the starting point of your journey or nearby.

  • Do I have to pay to use the locks ?

    The locks are either automatic or manual, all the instructions are given to you at the start of your journey, but they are all free of charge. Some may be closed on bank holidays, so please make inquiries.

  • Do I need to have a licence before embarking ?

    No, it is not necessary, sufficient training will be provided, free of charge, before departure and a temporary licence will be given to you.

  • Will my vehicle be safe during my cruise ?

    Before your departure, a garage, public car-park or private car-park will be made available to you.

  • How will I fill up the fuel tank ?

    The boat's tank is full upon departure; this amount is enough for a classic cruise.