Canal Boat Holiday Finder
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UK Canal boat holidays


Father Christmas does not just travel by sleigh during December he will using canals boats as he visits our canal side attractions.

This Christmas he is going to be very busy as he meets the children along the canal network.

If you are close to the Anderton Boat Lift on your Canal Boat Holiday exploring Cheshire why not pop along to visit him there.

Join in with the fun on a special boat trip where there will be Christmas presents for all of the children.

If you are cruising the Grand Union Canal from our Canal Boat Holiday base close to Foxton Locks join in with the festive spirit at the Foxton Canal Museum.

Santa will be at the Gloucester Waterways Museum, which can be reached from a Canal Boat Holiday on the Gloucester And Sharpness Canal, and all are welcome for a hot drink and a mince pie.

If you are on a Canal Boat Holiday in Scotland meet him and his elves in his Christmas Village at the Falkirk Wheel.

A grotto like no other can be discovered at the Dudley Cave in the West Midlands whilst on a Canal Boat Holiday booked from Alvechurch.

At the National Waterways Museum in Cheshire the children can visit Santas enchanting grotto, hear a story and get a gift from the man himself.

Celebrate a traditional Victorian Christmas on a visit to the Black Country Living museum on the Dudley Canal near Birmingham.

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