Canal Boat Holiday Finder
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Cruising the canals of the UK

UK Canal boat holidays


A Canal Boat Holiday can be surprisingly economical because as once as you have paid for the hire the rest of the holiday cost is entirely up to you.

You can choose what you do each day and many activities can be completely free.

You can travel anywhere on the canal system that is navigable and you choose the route that will suit your requirements.

The itinerary is yours you go where you want to go and stop when you want to stop.

Travel through spectacular countryside and choose whether to visit a state of the art science museum or an ancient ruined castle steeped in history and legend.

Moor where you want either in a peaceful country village for a pub lunch or in a large city for the shopping and culture.

You do not need any previous experience you and your crew will be given all the training you need on how to operate a Canal Boat.

Nature comes to you on a Canal Boat Holiday imagine gently cruising the waterways at your own pace as you watch the countryside drift pass.

Children love to see the wildlife that flourishes on the British canals and expect lots of encounters with the ducks and swans, If you are really lucky you may spot a dart of blue as the kingfishers flash by or you may get close to the otters and water voles who make the canals their home.

Your Canal Boat will be very well equipped so you do not have to bring the kitchen sink.

Specific items you may want to bring to help you get the most out of you Canal Boat Holiday are a torch, camera, binoculars, DVDs and CDs and a good idea is to bring your food for the first day and maybe tea, coffee sugar and milk.


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Moored at the canalside

Freedom to choose

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.
The canal boat lounge,equipped with TV & DVD
Canal boat holidays,
the fastest way to slow down!