Suggested cruising options Saverne*
STRASBOURG MINI-BREAK: Cruise into the heart of the Alsatian capital

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92 KM
from 649 EUROS**
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** All prices are calculated on the basis of a two day weekend in low season.
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    Rohan Castle in Saverne
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    Rohan Castle in Saverne
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    Nautic base of Saverne
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    Towpath in Harskirchen
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    The neighborhood "La Petite France" in Strasbourg
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    The neighborhood "La Petite France" in Strasbourg
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Description of
the boating holiday

Sail into Strasbourg on a Marne-Rhine Canal adventure

From Saverne, sail your boat along the Marne-Rhine canal an into the heat of Strasbourg – the European capital with unique architectural and cultural wealth.

Departure base

Located at the foot of the Regional Natural Park of the Northern Vosges which is classified as a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO, the marina of Saverne is an excellent starting point for a boating holiday.  From here you can discover a region rich in gastronomy, culture, heritage and nature.

Places to see and things to do

Saverne: Rohan castle (museum), Haut-Barr castle, Saverne‘ s old town, Centre Nautique l’Océanide – waterpark

Hochfelden: Brasserie Météor – beer brewery (group visits in july/august) Aquatic Center Atoo-o – swimming centre

Brumath: Archaeological museum

Strasbourg - Bassin de l'hopital: “Little France”, beautiful banks of the river Ill, cathedral, Council of Europe and European parliament (only for group visits), Brasseries Heineken / Kronenbourg, the Palais Rohan place museum (art and décor, “beaux-arts”), Musée alsacien – museum of Alsace

Now you’ve discovered so much in Strasbourg and on your journey there, it’s time to return to your starting base at Harskirchen, perhaps stopping at some of your favourite discoveries on the way.

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Peace, calm and discovery
There’s so much to discover in the region and exploring on a rental boat made the tour calm and peaceful for both ourselves and the other friendly river cruisers we encountered along the way.

Yves, Saint-Vincent-sur-Jard