Not only will you be able to join in discussions with other boaters, but your problem will also be passed on to our panel of experts.To have full access to the forum you need to be registered to the site.From Vermenton, cruising options include the medieval city of Auxerre via the River Yonne. The base at Meilhan is close to Bordeaux, the capital of the Aquitaine region of France.The main sites in Auxerre include the Cathedral of St. The world's major wine industry capital, wine production in Bordeaux dates back to the 8th century.It can be fantastic in the summer and a really nice stress free life but winter it can be hard going.
Many of the locks are open during the day (please check opening hours) but close at lunchtime. Grocery shopping: Please remember to take some cash with you on your French boating holiday as some shops cannot accept payment by card. Fishing: You'll need to purchase a licence to fish.
Closest airports: Rennes The Canal de Bourgogne connects the Seine Valley at Laroche with the Saône Valley at St-Jean-de-Losne, covering a total distance of 242 km.
Leaving the Seine Valley, the canal follows the path of the River Armanon, meandering through lush countryside, passing many historic towns and Chateaux before it reaches the heart of Burgundy.
The catering as offered on the Rent A Boat Amsterdam website is not necessarily available on all boats.
The boats that do offer the catering menus are listed below.