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Navigating the waterways of Burgundy

On an electrical boat

Discover Auxerre and the surroundings in electric boats: originality and relaxation guaranteed! To the delight of both children and adults, la Maison du Vélo – the Bicycle House – rents electric boats that contain up to 5 persons Playful, quiet and easy to use (no license required), they will enable you discover Auxerre and its sourrondings in a very pleasant and novel way on the Canal Nivernais.
From 1/2 hour to one day, you can admire the wildlife and plants life of our region and enjoy the calm and tranquility of a cruise with your friends or your family. You can also pass through locks and go to Champs-sur-Yonne.

Take a cruise on board the barge l’Hirondelle II

Sail down the Yonne and the Canal du Nivernais and discover the countryside of Auxerre and the Auxerrois in a completely different way. With your family, your friends or by yourself: nature, landscapes, gastronomy, discovery of a gourmet territory and of heritage and hydraulic treasures! The Hirondelle II proposes not only discovery cruises but also lunch and dinner cruises to treat your taste buds!