Decize - Baye - Decize

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Nivernais, Loire, Yonne, France, navigation area, map

Basic information

  • Cruise length: 144 km
  • Trip duration: days
  • Type of cruise: there and back 
  • Number of locks: 72

Cercy-la-Tour offers stunning views over the village and valley, while Châtillon-en-Bazois is home to one of the most magnificent châteaux in the region. Lake Baye provides excellent facilities for water sports.

The charming Canal du Nivernais, one of the most beautiful in France, is found between Auxerre and Decize.

Your pleasant cruise along the peaceful waterway will bring you beautiful scenery and pretty villages. It is easy to imagine how this peaceful landscape inspired the Impressionists.

Our bases at Migennes, Châtel Censoir, Tannay and Decize provide perfect starting points for your cruise, which is also possible on the Yonne River and the Canal de Bourgogne.

What houseboat models do we offer in this region?

Contact us for a wider range of houseboats.