Cruise with us in 2017 at the best price!

Summer holidays have just ended and we are pretty sure you would love to extend them. Imagine yourself as the captain of a boat cruising with your family or friends. On a self-drive boat, you would peacefully enjoy time along the canal, crossing wonderful villages full of history. If you dream about a canal boating holiday, book now for 2017 and benefit from our best discounts. Thanks to our early booking special rate, you can save up to 20% on your next cruise with us. Booking now also allows you to have a wider choice of boat models as well as destinations.

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Next April, we are opening a brand new base in Mélesse, Brittany. This wonderful place will allow our customers to complete an interesting and relaxing one way trip to Saint Martin sur Oust or vv in the heart of countryside. We will share some tips on our website about it in a couple of weeks!
We are also happy to introduce our new permanent offers for 2017 (Offers can be combined up to a discount of 20%, valid for holidays of one week minimum):

Locaboat special offers


Cruising a canal boat brings to your holidays a taste of freedom. There are plenty of activities along the waterways: tasting local delicacies, learning history and architecture, exploring nature, practicing outdoor activities. Don't worry, boating holidays are also perfect to get some rest in peaceful places!


Chocolate factory in BriareIt is well known that Burgundy is a wonderful place for great restaurants. Starting from Saint Léger, you can easily reach several restaurants rewarded by the French guide Michelin. But did you know that Briare is a very good place too? If you want to discover French wines and gastronomy, you should definitely go there. Read our blog post about Briare and its local places to be visited.

italian house in VeniceCruising in Italy can be the best experience ever for food lovers. Starting from Chioggia, on your way to Venice or Treviso, explore small food markets or Italian restaurants serving pizza, pasta or other typical Italian meals. Discover our blog post about hot spots to be explored during your cruise in this marvellous Italian area.


Canal bridge in BriareHave you ever heard of the Briare canal bridge? From this bridge, spanning the Loire river, the view is wonderful. Léonce-Abel Mazoyer and Charles Sigault built this bridge and were given a hand by famous Gustave Eiffel. If you are interested in discovering wonderful pieces of history, read our blog post about Briare.

cruising in the south of franceSouth West of France is a land of history, a place where you can enjoy a very pleasant way of life and a rich and sometimes surprising heritage. Either cruising on the canal de la Garonne, the Baïse river or the Lot river, you can moor as often as you wish to explore incredible medieval villages, abbeys and hilltop historical cities. Discover some spots on our blog.


Pink flamingos in CamargueExplore the peaceful nature of Europe during your canal cruise. Animal watching is a fantastic opportunity to capture the attention of both kids and teenagers. The family will be united again watching the best show ever: mother nature. Choose Camargue to explore a protected area and maybe meet pink flamingos or bulls there. Find out more on our blog.

Boat in the middle of a lakeDid you know that one can sleep at night in the middle of nowhere using the anchor on German lakes? Many areas are protected and offer great opportunities for bird watching directly from your boat Germany is one of the most exciting destinations for nature lovers and canoeists. Discover the travelogue of a client who cruised with us in Germany.

Hiring a canal boat is for sure an unforgettable experience. It is probably the best way to explore France and other European countries with an authentic feeling of freedom. So, don’t wait any longer and contact our trip advisors who will be delighted to help.

Locaboat Plaisance SAS

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89303 Joigny Cedex - France

Tel.: +33 (0)3 86 91 72 72

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