With this weekend cruise, you will sail your Nicols boat to Angers - country of the "good king René". You will visit the castles, manor houses and religious buildings that King René and his relatives had built or embellished.
When opened in the 1980s, the port of Grez-Neuville was boat rental base in Anjou to offer waterways holidays without the need for a license. From its pleasant surroundings, you will It embark on your cruise, soon to be seduced by this natural and charming region.
Grez-Neuville: Aquarelle gallery, equestrian centre, St Martin’s church
Pruillé: Château du Plessis Macé
Feneu: Church, hiking trails, Moulin de Sautré water mill, Château de Sautré
Montreuil-Juigné: Pedestrian path, castle, library, church, Le Marais, nature reserve with observation point
Cantenay-Epinard: Hiking trails
Angers: Château de Roi René, cathedral, museum, Terra Botanica amusement and botanical park, parks
When you reach Angers, it’s time to turn back for the return leg of your cruise that takes you back through the beautiful countryside to your starting base at Grez-Neuville.
Holiday reviews from Grez-Neuville
To do again next year!
This was our first river cruise ... and it certainly will not be the last! The Nicols team gave us great tips on getting us started before departure and my husband loved playing the "captain". To do again next year!
Nicole and André, Reims