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Burgundy / Nivernais and Loire Region Information
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Departure Bases & Suggested Routes in Burgundy / Nivernais and Loire
Briare - Corbigny - Dompierre - Joigny - Montbard
Boating holidays in Burgundy / Nivernais & Loire

The Loire and the canals of western Burgundy form a superb network for boating holidays in France. Fascinating towns, such as Nevers, Sancerre, Paray-le-Monial, Roanne and Digoin, have a wealth of art and history for you to discover during your canal cruise. Don't miss the famous Digoin and Briare aqueducts which attract thousands of visitors every year.

You will also rejoice in excellent local produce, beautiful vineyards, renowned gastronomy and some excellent restaurants, such as the 'Troisgros' brothers in Roanne. Historic villages appear as you travel along, from Sancerre towards Apremont-sur-Allier, where you can visit an amazing floral park. Explore Nevers and the rich heritage of its Dukes. Your barging holiday hhas only just begun.