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Specialist for river cruises in France
A long tradition in the industry and some of the most romantic boats on the market, that's the French company Locaboat in a nutshell. The company's domain is, of course, river cruising in France. Seeing the beauty of France from the deck of a ship is an experience of a lifetime. The elegant canals of Burgundy, the legendary sun-drenched Canal du Midi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the endless flow of the canals and rivers of Brittany, the picturesque Alsatian rivers and the untamed Camargue await tourists. France is simply the perfect destination for your first river cruise... or even your tenth. The only problem you'll have as a visitor here is choosing from so many beautiful places.
A fleet of houseboats
The boats of the charter company Locaboat Penichette Classiques® are famous for their resemblance to traditional fishing barges. They are very easy to handle and you don't need a captain's license or other certification to drive them.
Penichette Classiques® houseboats are ideal for couples, families or small groups of friends. They can accommodate 2 to 7 people and boast a high level of comfort on board. The elevated cockpit, which is moved 2/3 of the way back, and the wide sunroof ensure excellent views. Thanks to the spacious and safe deck, you will enjoy a truly joyful cruise on Penichette Classiques®.
From where you can set sail on the rivers and canals
Locaboat currently offers 330 top-class boats for charter. In addition to its home country of France, Locaboat can also be found in Ireland, the Netherlands, Italy and Germany. The company prides itself on impeccable service. All of its representatives therefore know their region and its waterways perfectly, have a perfect overview of its tourist and cultural heritage and can advise you on where to go for surprising local news and the most attractive long-term tourist spots.
Sail the Nantes-Brest Canal, for example, and discover one of France's most beautiful regions from the deck of a houseboat. Beautiful scenery, French lightness and a Celtic heritage that gives the region a distinctive atmosphere – all this can be enjoyed when you take a houseboat tour of Brittany. Especially as the Nantes-Brest canal is rightly considered one of the most beautiful. In the article
Houseboat tour of Brittany: 10 places you must see, we present the most beautiful places.