Plagny - Sancerre and back

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

Basic information

  • Cruise length: 112 km
  • Trip duration: 5 days
  • Type of cruise: there and back 
  • Number of locks: 24

What makes this location attractive is its proximity to Paris (about 2.5 hours away), the variety of river paths, local artists, local cuisine, and the architectural treasures of Burgundy.

Life around the Canal de Briare, the lateral canal of the Loire and around the Canal du Nivernais flows slowly among the hills and forests.

On the route, you can continue to the town of Briare with its remarkable canal bridge designed by Eiffel, discover the world-famous wine-growing and France's oldest faience factory).

Don't forget to also stop at the mouth of the L'Allier River into the Loire, these are the two last "wild" rivers in Europe.

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