Cruising through the majestic Norfolk Broads offers a wonderful experience for all the family. Here you will find some of the most amazing scenery in the entire United Kingdom. There is a vast array of interesting attractions, inviting restaurants, fun water sporting activities and adventure for all ages. It is definitely one of the most relaxing and stress free holiday locations available in Britain.
The Caledonian canal is one of the most scenic waterways in Europe. Located in the Scottish Highlands, the waterway travels through three beautiful Lochs including Loch Oich, Loch Lochy and the world famous Loch Ness. It begins from under the shadow of the great Ben Nevis Mountain at Fort William and continues to the wonderful medieval city of Inverness. In total it has 29 locks including the impressive Neptune Staircase which is a sequence of 8 locks, the only canal feature like this in Britain. There are many lovely villages and towns along the canal which all provide for free overnight mooring and a friendly welcome.
Discover the Canals
The river Thames offers a delightful break to explore the English countryside.
Ireland has a well earned reputation as one of the premier boating holiday destinations. Cruising along on the River Shannon is a fantastic holiday to be enjoyed with friends or family. The historic Royal and Grand canals connect Dublin with the main waterways, allowing boats to explore the nations waterways from urban to rural landscapes.
Discover England's Canals
England's Canals have a lot to offer when it comes to boating holidays. With an abundance of canals to explore, there is so much to see and do. A weekend break, or week long adventure - the canals of England have it all.
France offers some of the most luxurious and tranquil inland cruising locations in the world. From the historic sites of Brittany to the southern sun kissed canals of Camargue and Charente and even into the central regions of Burgundy, Nivernais and the wonderfully scenic Loire valley.
Sophie on Caledonian canal 2013
Great to be able to bring my dogs with me. Incredible scenery. Total serenity. Friendly and helpful lock keepers and very facilities at the locks. Our family had a fantastic holiday!