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This region is best known for owning not less than 650 km of coastline. Brittany interior, less known, has many advantages: more than 600 km of channels (Canal from Nantes to Brest, Vilaine, Blavet and the Canal Ille et Rance). From Nantes to Rennes, via Redon, Josselin or Pontivy, your river cruise will permit to you to discover unsuspected wealths. Our region "Heart Stroke".

The nantes-brest canal

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Vilaine and the canal de l'ile et rance

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Locks

The locks are electric and manned by lock keepers. They are open on bank holidays.

Boating

Only one-week cruises are available for departures from Dinan.

Mooring

Whether on the Nantes-Brest Canal or on the Vilaine River, mooring is only permitted in designated places and not along the banks.

Bases Access

Airport at Nantes and Rennes.

Hi-speed (TGV) train station at Redon.

One Way

One-way cruises are only confirmed 48 h before departure.

Services

Secure car parking is available at each departure base (garage in Glénac).

Eliane H
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Very satisfaying''"
Marie françoise B
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Satisfied''"
Joel P
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Great relaxing holiday with no stress. To redo''"
Christian G
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Satisfaction on all points''"
Michel H
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Boat and Cruise to do absolutely''"
Olivier M
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Very good stay. Just a small note: the quality of the bikes; Being very exposed to "bad weather", they deserve at least a good lubrication of the chains; We had a real shift problem with one of the bikes.''"
Pierre R
 
5
, Brittany,
14 Nights (2 weeks), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Great''"
Linda H
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"We loved every minute of our cruise"
Simon L
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Excellent stay, team and hospitality absolutely faultless (thanks)''"
Philippe O
 
4
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Glénac aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Very good formula to discover the river cruise. A bit expensive for the same family; Affordable when sharing between couples.''"
Laure M
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Very Good''"
Guy S
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Staff very friendly and helpful''"
Stéphane R
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nuist (week-end), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Very pleasant stay, good times shared; To redo!''"
Claudine A
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Reception, comfort of the Tarpon 42, restful river course, magnificent landscapes, locks very flowery and lockers very sympathetic. Great cruise. To recommend.''"
Jean yves M
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Pleasant''"
Philip C
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Perfect as usual''"
Richard B
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Great landscapes parade in a relaxed atmosphere.''"
Tina O
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"Excellent"
Anne T
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"Very good , good service"
Christian G
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''We loved it very much. Great memory.''"
Bernard M
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Good plan''"
Jean-luc C
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"Very Good"
Jean B
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''All in all the stay was very nice, for an upcoming outing on the canals, I think we would leave with CrisBoat''"
Yves R
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"To Redo"
Bruno B
 
4
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Very good memories''"
Blandine G
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation :''Quality accompaniments from initiation to return thanks to the competence and friendliness of Maud. Thank you''"
Vincent M
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Glénac aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good, to remake ''"
Yvonne W
 
5
, Brittany,
Week-end 5 d, Redon aller/retour

"Everyone agrees it was one of the best holidays we have had and will definitly do it again."
Gilles D
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''A remake in another region''"
Eric P
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Glénac aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Experience to live''"
Hervé D
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Good organization and good choice of boat''"
Gérard L
 
4
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''A good memory, rather festive weekend with family''"
Christelle L
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good''"
Erwan K
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''To remake''"
Roland B
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Unforgettable''"
Hélène B
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Really enjoyable stay''"
Serge A
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nuist (week-end), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Pleasant''"
Françoise M
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very nice experience''"
Xavier D
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Wonderful''"
Damien V
 
4
, Brittany,
14 Nights (2 weeks), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Quite in line with our expectations and very relaxing''"
Xavier D
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Good''"
Yves N
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Super home, boat and good quality services''"
Eric C
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Sucé/Erdre aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Good''"
Henri F
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), entre Dinan et Redon

"auto-translation : ''Rest, quiet, pleasant meeting on the ill and rance canal''"
Gillian B
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"Very enjoyable week beautiful scenery pretty towns friendly people"
Alexandre C
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Stay on top''"
Laurence D
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''A good week, exotic''"
Laurence R
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), entre Redon et Dinan

"auto-translation : ''Very good''"
Valérie L
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good''"
Gérard M
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''For a first cruise, well''"
Wendy S
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"We loved everything about our cruise - the boat, the river and canals and the places we visited. It was a most relaxing and enjoyable trip."
Angélique C
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Equal to our expectations''"
Robert F
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''All Good''"
Marie noëlle S
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Glénac aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Great, relaxing''"
Florence R
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''First completely successful experience to renew''"
Serge V
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Good, well prepared and well advised.''"
Bruno W
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Perfect, ready to start again''"
Hervé L
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Perfect''"
Christian L
 
5
, Brittany,
Pack 12 d, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''A REMAKE !! Warm welcome (at the base, in ports, in locks, ..) SUPER !!''"
Guy T
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), entre Redon et Dinan

"auto-translation : ''Home, implementation has available, good condition, propretée, everything was perfect''"
Yves S
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good, very beautiful river cruise''"
Jacky G
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Maginifique river cruise, relaxing, beautiful landscape''"
Gilles D
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Pleasant stay in Brittany''"
Christèle G
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nuist (week-end), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good, very good stay in the Nantes-Brest canal''"
Raoul T
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Perfect stay. Holidays to our expectations''"
Claudine C
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Friendly weekend with friends, to remake''"
Gérard B
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Stay with Cris Boat very correct, to remake''"
Raoul L
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Cruise in spite of the rain''"
Philippe C
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good, very good stay''"
Pierrette C
 
4
, Brittany,
5 Nuits, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''River cruise very successful overall.''"
Marie-chantale M
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Excellent river cruise: want to start!''"
Jacques D
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Great river cruise on the Canal from Nantes to Brest, stunning scenery''"
Dominique L
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Great !! River cruise to make and remake''"
Jean paul H
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), entre Redon et Dinan

"auto-translation : ''Attentive staff, boat in perfect condition, successful river cruise"
Samuel M
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Exotic and quiet, excellent river cruise''"
Emmanuel D
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''This river cruise to expectations''"
Nathalie C
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Okay, fine discovery of the Nantes-Brest Canal. Gacilly and Malestroit: A View!''"
Philippe A
 
4
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Good discovery of the calm and relaxing river navigation''"
Luis S
 
5
, Brittany,
5 Nuits, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Superb river cruise experience to renew''"
Jean-claude S
 
4
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Pleasant weekend boat without license on the Canal from Nantes to Brest, relaxing''"
Marie-chantale M
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''This cruise barge corresponds to our expectations''"
Céline T
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very nice river cruise in Brittany''"
Jean marie L
 
4
, Brittany,
Week-end 2 d, Glénac aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Perfect cruise''"
Sylvie S
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Relaxing, exploring the deep Brittany, meetings with other boaters, meetings in villages''"
Christine L
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Beautiful river cruise''"
Emilie R
 
4
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Superb river cruise with Cris Boat''"
Jean claude C
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Excellent river cruise with Cris Boat France''"
Anthony G
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), entre Redon et Dinan

"auto-translation : ''Nice river cruise (to redo the Brest channel -Nantes)''"
Bruno L
 
4
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Team Cris'Boat, simple and effective''"
Claude L
 
5
, Brittany,
3 Nights, Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good''"
Stéphane P
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very good experience''"
Christian B
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''At the height of the promise''"
Sylvain H
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"Good"
Olivier D
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''very good''"
Sue J
 
5
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"Really enjoyed it"
Christine B
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Super''"
Loic L
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nights (mid-Week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''A remake. Very relaxing. Discover the fauna and flor, sweet''"
Gérard L
 
4
, Brittany,
7 Nights (1 week), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Satisfied''"
Hervé S
 
5
, Brittany,
4 Nuist (week-end), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Excellent home, prompt and courteous service''"
Laurence C
 
5
, Brittany,
14 Nights (2 weeks), Redon aller/retour

"auto-translation : ''Very pleasant stay''"
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Gastronomy
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Tips from our customers
Artisans de La Gacilly
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
château
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Château de Blain
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Château de Josselin
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
château et ville
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
chateux
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
cités de caratère
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
expo photo
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Expo Photo de La Gacilly
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Fortification de Dinan
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
La Vilaine et le Canal de l'Ile et Rance
L'Ile aux pies de St Vincent/Oust
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
L'Orangerie du Thabor de Rennes
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
La Vilaine et le Canal de l'Ile et Rance
Rohan Casstle
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Végétarium de La Gacilly
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
vilage
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
village
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
ville
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Ville de Glénac
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Ville de Guipry
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
La Vilaine et le Canal de l'Ile et Rance
Ville de Hédé
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
La Vilaine et le Canal de l'Ile et Rance
Ville de La Gacilly
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Ville de la Roche Bernard
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Ville de Lhéon
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
La Vilaine et le Canal de l'Ile et Rance
Ville de Malestroit
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Ville de Nantes
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Ville de Redon
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
visite de la ville + expo photos
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
Yves Rocher de La Gacilly
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Le Canal de Nantes à Brest
The Great Address
Abri Cotier
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Redon
Brasserie Saint Clair
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Guenrouet
Crêperie du port
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Dinan
Crêperie L'Akène
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Redon
Crêperie Mäel Trech
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Malestroit
Hostellerie du Vieux Moulin
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Hédé
La Belle Vilaine
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Saint Anne/Vilaine
La Bogue
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Redon
La Ciboulette
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Peillac
La Crêperie du Port
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Guipry
La Fabrique (crèperie )
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Rennes
La Marine
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Josselin
La Mauvaise Graine
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
La Gacilly
La Pataterie
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Redon
La Riveraine Crêperie
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Malestroit
La Souterraine
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Malestroit
Le Mouchoir de Poche
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
La Gacilly
Le Poseidon
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Redon
Les Enfants Gâtés
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
La Gacilly
Le Surcouf
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
Blain
Patate et Cie
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Redon
Patates et Cie
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
Redon
PONT 9
Note : 5 étoiles 5/5
MALESTROIT
pont d'oust
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
l'oust
Végetarium
Note : 4 étoiles 4/5
La gacilly
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