If you love wine, what could be better than a weekend break or full holiday that takes you to the heart of famous wine regions. From Burgundy and Bordeaux to the Alsace region, renowned varieties are just a leisurely canal boat cruise away, including Pouilly Fumé and Sancerre in the Loire Valley.
With Nicols canal boat rental, you can captain your own cruise, stopping off at some of France’s favourite vineyards. Learn more about vine cultivation, see how winemaker’s create fine wines from exquisite grapes and taste the end result.
On your canal boating holiday you can:
Whether you are a wine neophyte, a connoisseur of fine vintages or a lover of spirits, you can find a Nicols boating holiday to suit you. Not only will you enjoy indulging your interest, you’ll be combining it with the relaxed pleasures of sailing the waterways through beautiful scenery.
We are both passionate about wine so were delighted to discover vineyards by boat. We were able to visit cellars at our own pace while sailing on the Burgundy canal and on the Yonne.
Serge and Sylvie – 46 years old
For a canal boat holiday dedicated to the discovery of French wines and spirits, take a closer look at the tempting regions of Burgundy, the Loire Valley, Charente and Alsace.