On the road with the boat
Would you like to explore the surrounding area by boat?
From our house you can reach the harbours of Louhans, Gigny-sur-Saône and Branges in 30 minutes.
In Louhans you will find the "Les Canalous Bourgogne" where you can rent a house-boat.
Address : 1 Rue du Port, 71500 Louhans
Coordinates : 46.629541, 5.214858
You will find another rental company in Branges, a little to the side of Louhans: leboat Link
Port de Plaisance, 71500 Branges, France
Or you can drive 30 minutes to Gigny-sur-Saône and meet the houseboat rental of the Swiss Heidi & Stephan Werndli:
Address : 9 Quai de la Colonne, 71240 Gigny-sur-Saône.
Coordinates : 46.654152, 4.953012
+33 (0)3 85 44 76 84
In Dôle, about 1 hour away from us, there are several possibilities to go on the water.
You can chug along the canals near Dôle for an hour on a float and learn a lot of interesting information about the town of Dôle.
On the way, they pass a lock and enjoy the avenues of plane trees along the canal.
Or you can hire a houseboat from the Nicols boat hire company, located in the same port.
Address : Halte nautique, 14 Rue du Prélot, 39100 Dôle
Coordinates : 47.091118, 5.496270