Boat rentals and river cruises on the Burgundy Canal

In the heart of France, you will find a magnificent region: the Loire Valley and Nivernais, includes the Canal du Nivernais, the Yonne River and the Canal Latéral à la Loire.

Descubre el maravilloso placer del river tourism in Burgundy on boats without a license. River tourism allows them to discover historical cities such as Dijon, Macon, Nevers and Seurre.

Los majestuosos castillos, los coloridos jardines, los florecientes viñedos, los pueblos medievales y las grandes ciudades romanas crean un paisaje idílico para navegar por los valles del Loire y del Nivernais.

Déjate llevar por los hermosos paisajes, pasea en bicicleta y disfruta de algunos de los vinos más buenos del mundo.

Sail through Burgundy: one of the most picturesque regions that can be found in France.

With a worldwide reputation for wines and their gastronomy, discover the art of good living on our boats without a license.

En el corazón de una red de vías navegables estupenda, visita esta región de Francia. Los impresionantes túneles y acueductos de La Collancelle cuentan entre las muchas obras de arte que te sorprenderán durante tu crucero. Las vías navegables de las regiones de Loire y Nivernais están llenas de historia y tradición.

Durante siglos, los leñadores del Nivernais han talado árboles y creado inundaciones artificiales para que la madera pudiera flotar desde los pequeños arroyos hasta el río, mientras que en el Loire, las grandes barcazas se enfrentaban a corrientes e inundaciones: los canales fueron entonces las primeras arterias de la industria en las regiones del Valle del Loira y Nivernais hasta la llegada de los ferrocarriles.

Visit the Burgundy vineyards the best known in the world as Chablis for example.

With a great diversity of landscapes, Burgundy offers you mountain ranges and valleys in the "Dijonnais", as well as meadows and slopes of vineyards of Mâconnais.

The Burgundy region se compone de varias vías navegables, todas ellas con un encanto único para realizar un crucero en barco. Los canales y ríos de la Borgoña son:

Main points of interest for river tourism on the Burgundy canal:

  • Montereau, city of great historical interest
  • Castle of Tanlay and his abbey of Quincy
  • Castle of Ancy-le-Franc
  • Vineyards and wineries of Tonnerre
  • Canal bridge Saint Florentin and his church
  • The cellars and the tunnel Pouilly en Auxois
  • The natural Migennes, strategically located at the crossroads between the beginning of the Burgundy Canal and the Yonne and Armançon rivers
  • Yonne Wine Tourist Route: various circuits around Chablis, Auxerre, Vézelay, Tonnerre and Joigny.

Main cities and towns to visit:

  • Yonne
  • Tanlay: Charming and quaint old style town.
  • Tonnerre: On the edge of the Armançon river and the Burgundy canal, Tonnerre has the charms of a very old city.
  • Saint-Florentin: A city of great beauty surrounded by forests.


  • Roanne: City full of nature and culture, where you can enjoy beautiful landscapes, heritage and gastronomy.
  • Nevers: As one of the largest cities in the area it is a magnificent place to discover some of the history and heritage of France.
  • Sancerre: Small medieval town located on a hill overlooking the Loire. Wine region primarily known for its Sauvignon Blanc wine
  • Briare: Charming city with the longest bridge in Europe over a canal (the work of the famous Eiffel)
  • Montargis: Typical French town adorned with flowers and with old wooden houses along the canal. One of the largest populations in the area.
  • Elancourt St Quentin in Yvelines: Numerous French monuments and sites are reproduced in miniature, in a space of five hectares that are shaped like a map of France.
  • Between Decize and Châtillon-sur-Loire: It is the circuit where the French Formula 1 Grand Prix takes place

Nivernais Yonne

  • Auxenne: Capital of the Yonne province, located north of the Burgundy region and bordering the Paris region. It is the largest city in the area and contains a valuable heritage.
  • The region of Chablis: World famous area for its excellent white wines, which occupy the first rank in France.
  • Clamecy: A town where you will breathe the scent of flowers.
  • Corbigny: Charming town built around the canal.



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A much needed parenthesis in this hectic year. We were also very lucky with the weather and enjoyed a super cool cruise on our terrace. We will most likely repeat. The boat just what we were looking for and to highlight the terrace next to the living room, which to go with children is a perfect option.
Tania F.
Ship: Nicols 1160 N Venarey 09/14/2020 4 days
An excellent experience. Very friendly lockers. We miss shops in the area, it is advisable to organize the route in advance to avoid spending the night between locks as happened to us the first day. Then we organized ourselves and we were always able to moor in beautiful places and with resources. The best thing is to sleep under the stars and the tranquility of the canal.
Carlos M.
Ship: Confort Nicols 1350 Venarey 7 days 08/22/2020
We have sailed with a Corvette in Bourgogne sur l'Yonne having a beautiful week. We totally recommend the experience, the company and the boat. Parking, bikes, wifi, we did not miss anything. Migennes is a small town where we find everything we need in a very quiet environment.
Rosa O.
Migennes. Ship: Corvette A. 7 days 06/14/2019

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