Le Boat

Boating Holiday

What’s a boating holiday?

Le Boat, European leader on self-driving boats, offers more than 100 itineraries on rivers, canals, lakes and lagoons, through 8 countries in Europe.
Discover the waterways’ hidden beauty from the deck of your boat. A unique and wonderful way to relax and enjoy some unforgettable moments with your family and friends.

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Our boats

Le Boat has 900 boats in its fleet with a large choice of models. Your boat will be a real home during your holiday, but on water! You are the captain of your own boat, you choose your own pace, where and when to stop. Our boats are easy to handle.
Our boats can welcome from 2 to 12 sailors, they are fully equipped, with spacious and comfortable interiors. There is a boat for everyone, every party and every budget.

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Enjoy some unique holidays

When on boating holiday, you will follow the water rhythm, enjoy the serenity and the calm, tighten family bounds, and live some unforgettable moments. Forget the daily routine, go to your own pace, and do whatever you want, whenever you want.
Dive into the wonderful landscapes surrounding you, discover quaint villages full of History, visits vineyards and cellars and taste great wines, explore castles and churches, take a gourmet break to taste the local cuisine, or go for a bike ride to the local market.

Le Canal du Midi

Declared a UNESCO World Heritage site, the Canal du Midi is the boating holiday heaven. It invites you to travel through an incredible journey in the biggest wine region in France. Bathed in sunlight all year long, it’s the ideal destination for a family cruise, or a friends’ trip. Le Boat is waiting for you in one of its 5 bases: Castelnaudary, Trèbes, Homps, Narbonne and Port Cassafières.

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Need some inspiration? Here is 2 suggested itineraries on the Canal du Midi:

New to boating?

Become the captain of your own boat! No license or experience needed to rent one of our boats. After a briefing and a demonstration, you will be ready to enjoy your holiday. The boats are really easy to handle, it’s like driving a car, but much easier and more relaxing!

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Do not miss
  • Castelnaudary’s Cassoulet
  • Medieval city of Carcassonne (UNESCO World Heritage)
  • Olonzac market
  • Carcassonne festival in July
  • 14th of July Fireworks in Carcassonne
  • St-Nazaire Cathedral in Béziers
  • Roman city of Narbonne
  • “Trouve Tout du Livre” Library at Le Somail
  • The Fonsérannes staircase of locks
  • Orb river aqueduct
  • Cathares castles route
  • Minerve city
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Exclusive offer

Need a boating escapade?
If you’ve never been on a boating holiday, it’s time to take the plunge! Weather you need the all week, a few days, or just a weekend, Le Boat will help you to choose the right boat for you and the perfect destination… Just pick between exploring Carcassonne on the Midi, meeting the pink flamingos in the Camargue, trying foie gras in Aquitaine, kayaking on the river Lot, or tasting a Grand Cru wine in Burgundy...!
Save 5% of your one week cruise, combinable up to 15% with our other offers (not applicable on Horizon boats).

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