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All the advice you need to make sure your river cruise aboard a Nicols boat is as relaxing as possible!

Find out more about river cruising

You've perhaps dreamt of spending a weekend, a few days or a week river cruising in total freedom with your partner, family or friends...

  • Are you new to boating and do you have lots of questions?
  • Perhaps you've never piloted a boat before?
  • Are you wondering how you get through a lock?
  • Not sure how to prepare for your holiday, organise your stopovers, or what to put in your suitcase? 

This section is just for you!

For everything you need to know about boating holidays, see our "Useful information" and "FAQs" pages

And if you want all the answers on waterway jargon, visit our "Boating glossary" page!

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