44' Sixto Canal Boat for Rent in Aigues-Mortes, Occitanie
Hire a self drive canal boat for cruising on rivers and canals of France! Book the 44' Sixto Canal Boat for up to 8 people based in Aigues-Mortes, Occitanie. Rates as low as €3,124 per week and only €1,562 for weekend boating. Rates: ● Weekly: Starts at €3,124.00 ● Weekend (2-day): €1,562 Rates may vary, depends on season booked. Inquire for exact rates. What You Can Expect: Waterways cruising is accessible for all. In just a short time with some simple guidance, novices can safely control our canal boats and they are all specially designed to operate within the regulations so no licence or experience is needed. Our canal boats have: ● engines which are limited so they cannot exceed the maximum allowable speed of 12 km/h cruising without a licence. However, this does not affect your journey at all as speed is often limited to 6 or 8 km/h on some channels and even 3 km/h when passing through ports and villages. ● lengths of between 13m and 15m for larger models B. A licence is needed if towing one of our exclusive splash pools behind any of our boats that are 13m or more in length. If you need to obtain a licence you should consult a company or organisation in your home country that can help you with the necessary training course and exam. No license? No problem! No experience? No problem! We have made sure its boats are easy to drive so even if you’ve never been on a boat before, you can be captain in no time! On the day of your arrival at our base, a member of our skilled team will welcome you and show you around your boat before giving you clear, simple, hands-on instruction to introduce you to waterways cruising and put you in full control of your canal boat. You will learn all you need to know such as how to dock your boat, how to pass other boats and, wherever possible, our team member will accompany you through the first lock of your journey so you can become confident in this part of canal boating. Very quickly you will know all the elements of enjoyable canal boat cruising, mastering forward and reverse manoeuvres, slowing, stopping and mooring. Just like the rest of life on the water it’s all about taking your time. Calmly, you will discover the many pleasures of a canal boat holiday. The Camargue Region The Camargue region has many icons of history close to the waterways with remarkable cities and fortified castles dotted along your route. Lovers of history and heritage will be wowed by reminders of the past, such as the wonderful city of Aigues Mortes. Food and drink is also extremely good in this region. Take time to try the delicious southern cuisine – favourites are the famous oysters from Bouzigues or the wines of Costières de Nîmes and Muscat de Frontignan. If you like the sun and swimming then, for a change from sunbathing on the deck of your canal boat, why not head to the beach! Our cruising routes put you in the perfect location close to Mediterranean beaches - many close enough to visit by bike or on foot. What to Expect Onboard: Created in 2011, the Sixto is from our Estivale range of boats and has three spacious cabins. This canal boat is ideal for crews of either three couples or two couples with two children. Specification ● Model: Estivale Sixto ● Type: Canal Boat ● Length: 13.50 Metres ● Width: 3.80 Metres ● Advisable capacity: 6 adults ● Maximum capacity: 8 adults ● Cabins: 3 + stay Features and equipment ● Double beds: 3 + 1 convertible in living area ● Single beds: 2 ● Bathroom and WC: 2 ● Living area: 11m⊃2; ● Kitchen equipment: 220 litre fridge with freezer compartment, 4 burner stove, oven ● Water capacity: 1150 litres ● Fuel capacity: 270 litres / 14 days ● Double steering: Yes ● Other equipment: outside dining furniture on request, connectivity to shore power supply of 220 volts, swim ladder and deck shower, Radio/CD/MP3 player, bow thrusters. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 6 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
- Canal Boat
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- Inboard Engine
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
The Conditions and Safety Rules for Cruising When you collect your boat, one of our team will undertake our obligation to provide you with an introduction to navigation. They will give you all the necessary information to carry out your planned route without the need for a license. Holiday-specific information included in your instruction covers items such as the types of locks that will be encountered and any peculiarities of the region. If you are a novice, the instructor can recommend the route for a calm and quiet stat to your cruise, giving you time to familiarise yourself with your boat. You will also be informed of any navigational difficulties and provided with all the information you need to know for handling weather events, especially in the event of a flood even though these events are rare. You will also receive information on the operation of the boat and its safety equipment. Rest assured, you will be able to contact the base team if needed. During boarding, our team will give you the telephone number of our assistance service - available 7 days a week during office hours. In case of difficulty or if you have any doubt about what to do during your cruise, do not hesitate to call. They will be happy to inform you and help you. Remember, 85% of our customers are novices, with no license or navigation experience! So, like them, you should have no hesitation in discovering the pleasures of waterways holidays and embark on an unforgettable cruising experience!