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The Aldermaston Wharf at Padworth near to Reading is conveniently situated to cruise the Kennet And Avon Canal and The River Thames.

Aldermaston is only about one and half hours away from central London so it is an ideal choice if you want to get away from the city for a short break.

For a seven night Canal Boat Holiday holiday that you will remember a lifetime cruise through the Royal Berkshire countryside to Windsor and back.

Visit Windsor Castle one of the Queens favourite weekend retreats.

The rich history of Windsor Castle spans for almost 1000 years and the castle is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world and the Official Residence of Her Majesty The Queen.

View the magnificent state rooms which are lavishly furnished with treasures from the Royal Collection.

LEGOland is a theme park dedicated to children from 3 to 12 and is an inspirational and unique place.

There are 55 interactive rides, live shows, building workshops, driving schools and attractions and be prepared for a soaking as you follow the pirate trail.

Whilst on your Canal Boat Holiday in Berkshire visit Reading which is built on the banks of the River Thames and the Kennet.

Old Father Thames is at his most majestic here as he flows out of London and through Berkshire's stately towns and countryside.

Visit Basildon Park an 18th century mansion set in 400 acres of parkland designed by Carr of York.

The house now owned by the National Trust was featured in the 2005 film adaptation of Pride and Prejudice.


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The beautiful canals of England and Wales wind their way through a variety of interesting and distinctive locations offering you the chance to stop off and investigate further at a mooring of your choice or to simply continue cruising onto the next destination.
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