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Houseboat Holiday in Brittany France (4 berth)
Boat for up to 5 x guests in 2 x double cabins with ensuites. (space for 2 x guests sleeping in living area)
Explore a land of magic and mystery, rich in colour and traditions with a boating holiday in Brittany cruising the canal from Nantes to Brest. Enjoy historical treasures and remarkable natural sites: Josselin with its magnificent castle reflected in the water, Malestroit and its 15th century houses, the craftsmen village of Gacilly, Redon, founded in 832 or Blain with its traditinal popular arts museum.
The river Vilaine takes you to Rennes, the capital of Brittany, and on to Dinan with its surrounding ramparts and quaint village dating back to the 13th century.
Following the Erdre river you will pass fantastic golf courses, and count 17 chateaux within just 15 km of waterways on this stretch. In 2 hours of locks free cruising you will be at the heart of Nantes and all its treasures: cathedral St Pierre, the chateau of the Dukes of Brittany, the Pommeraye passage, musuem of fine arts, the machines of the Ile, and more.
Slow Tours offers a number of other Houseboat Holidays in Europe
Please check with our office for availability of boats and for the dates you require: [email protected]
Price is calculated for 4 guests. Boat hire is 4 x individual price.
Ask us about your houseboat hire: departures any day except Sunday; boats available from 2-10 guests; boats available in other parts of France, Germany, Netherlands, Hungary and Portugal: find the right boat and location for you at [email protected]
Day 1 is for getting familiar with your boat, stocking up with food and maybe doing a short drive before resting for the night
Hey! Day 2-7 is your choice! Make your own plan.... Begin your adventure now!
Self-drive holiday houseboats in Brittany, explore a land of magic and mystery - enjoy 7 relaxing, peaceful days on a boat, your pace, your choice of destination.
Day 8: Your boat should be returned to the base where you picked it up between 8-9 am, unless arrangements have been made for a one-way trip.
A highly successful short break These four days on the waterways were a complete change of scenery for us! The pace of cruising is relaxing with the fun of manoeuvres such as mooring up or negotiating locks thrown in, plus many interesting stop off points – one of our favourites being at the cider makers Cidrerie de Kerisac Sophie, Versailles
Tours marked with are special prices.
|Start||End||Max. No. Guests||Accommodation||Price p.p.|
|Oct 09 2021||Oct 16 2021||4||Single rooms||712€|
|Oct 16 2021||Oct 23 2021||4||Single rooms||712€|
|Oct 23 2021||Oct 30 2021||4||Single rooms||712€|
|Oct 30 2021||Nov 06 2021||4||Single rooms||712€|
If you would like to drive yourself before or after your tour, ask us for a quote on any brand new Renault, Peugeot or Citroen vehicle for driving in Europe.
Pick up your vehicle from most capital cities in Europe and return it to your drop off destination. Top insurance cover. Email [email protected] for a competitive quote
Shows in English in Paris: Paris offers a wide variety of shows accessible to English-speakers. One-man shows, classic & modern theatre, musicals, cabarets and more are all performed in the city every night. You can get the full programme of shows in Paris to fit your city break dates by emailing [email protected]