Get on the Sheba Canal Boat for a Sacre Coeur Cruise in Nivernais, France
Perfect boating vacation with your family in Nivernais, France! Book this beautiful 29 feet "Sheba" Canal Boat for up to 5 p;person. Rate starts at $707 USD per night and a preferred minimum rental of 3 nights. Rates: • 3 Nights Minimum: $707 USD per night Price includes • Renting the boat and its equipment • A galley (kitchen) with all the utensils and appliances you would expect • Towels and linen for all passengers • A boat handling demo • Technical support • On-board cruising information • Locks free (except in Ireland & Holland) Not included: • Any additional extras & services • Boat damage waiver, Fuel cost & deposits • Travel from/to the base(s) • Mooring fees • Cancellation plan & any travel/personal insurance What You Can Expect: The Sacre Coeur Cruise overview The fish bite hard at lovely Digoin, a place so beautiful you’ve decided to linger for a while. That’s the beauty of canal boat vacations in France — you set the pace and decide what to do next. You’ve already sampled the delights of Decize, and now watersports and browsing through open-air markets in mediaeval towns tempt you too! Decize Situated at the junction of the Canal du Nivernais and the Canal Latéral à la Loire, and at the confluence of the Rivers Loire and the Aron, Decize is an interesting town to visit, and is full of history. Walk along the charming winding streets and discover the old fortified walls and the ruins of the Castle Decize. Visit the beautiful church Saint-Aré and marvel at the view over the Loire from the huge old bridge. Gannay-sur-Loire Gannay-sur-Loire was an important port of the Loire in days gone by. Here, you can see the 17th century houses in the village - the house called Bardets is listed for it's polychrome bricks. You can also visit the famous Poterie Boucard, which makes a range of goods including animal sculptures, pots and more. Garnat-sur-Engievre Garnat-sur-Engievre is a small charming village surrounded by countryside. Take a peaceful walk across the town, or along the canal banks. Dompierre-sur-Besbre The town of Dompierre is sited on a hill above the port. Although smal, it is attractively laid out with squares and avenues. A good place to have a drink on a terrace overlooking the canal. Digoin Situated on the River Loire and at the confluence of the Arroux and the Bourbince, the town is closely associated with the river. Being at the junction of these navigable waterways, it has been an important trading town since the middle ages. Paray-le-Monial Paray-le-Monial is a pretty typical town, where you will enjoy having a walk across the winding streets, to discover the treasures of the village, like the basilica du Sacré-Coeur, or the impressive City Hall. The Place Lamartine is also a nice place to see. Cruise Details • Waterways: Canal latéral à la Loire, Canal du Centre • Distance: 130 km • Cruising time: 24 hrs • Locks: 32 • Lock types: Automatic locks and lock-keepers What To Expect Onboard Sheba boat rentals are among our most popular small craft for couples or young families. They pack a lot of comfort and convenience into just 9 meters (29 feet)! Enjoy a private aft cabin with double bed and a convertible single love seat perfect for a couple. Saloons in Sheba boat rentals have a radio/CD player, and the dining table/love seat converts to a double. Large encompassing windows provide abundant natural light. On deck, there’s a top steering position with excellent visibility. Interior & Saloon • The saloon has a radio/CD player. • The kitchen/galley features a stove and electric refrigerator. • The steering station far forward on the left side of the saloon is a bonus in cold or rainy weather. Cabins & Bathrooms • Equipped with a double bed and convertible single love seat, the aft cabin is private and comfortable. • In the saloon, the dining table/love seat converts to double bed. Sundeck & Features • The top steering position is a popular feature and provides great visibility for maneuvering. • The sun umbrella on the aft upper deck provides shade on sunny days. • The boat has 220-volt shore power. The onboard electrical system runs on 12-volt DC power. • The Sheba features an efficient and reliable diesel engine. Specification • Boat Size: 9.00 m x 3.40 m • love seat in saloon converts into double bed • 1 cabin with double bed and convertible single love seat Additional Services: (Options and Extras) Bicycles • Standard: $63 per week • Child / Tag-along: $49 per week • Bike Child Seat: $21 per week Essentials: • Parking and Garage (Secure Parking): $7.50 per car / day • Early Check-in: $125 (subject to availability) • Late Check-out: $125 (subject to availability) • Top Deck Cushions (Pack of 2): $7 per week • Car Transfer: $175 - $420 depending on the route 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 not included.
- Trip may require hiring additional qualified personnel.
- 5 guests
- Houseboats & Sleepaboards
- Canal Boat
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- CD Player
- Center Cockpit
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
0% refund up to 5 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
If You Cancel Your Holiday Cancellation Terms: To cancel a reservation, the Renter should notify the Company in writing. Period before departure in which you notify the Company and Cancellation Penalty: More than 70 days prior to departure date: Deposit is non-refundable Between 70 and 43 days prior to departure date: 45% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 42 and 15 days prior to departure date: 60% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 14 days and departure date: 100% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable If You Change Your Booking If, after our confirmation invoice has been issued, you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way, for example your chosen departure date (in the same season only), destination or boat, we will do our utmost to make these changes but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes to be made must be in writing from the lead name or your travel agent. The price of your holiday may increase or decrease to reflect the changes requested by you. You will be asked to pay an administration charge of US$140 (more than 70 days prior to departure) or US$250 (between 70 and 15 days prior to departure) per booking amendment and any further cost we incur in making this alteration and any increase in the cost of your trip. Please note that no changes or rescheduling are permitted less than 14 days prior to departure. Please check whether your holiday insurance will cover any changes or increased costs resulting from a change. You should be aware that these costs could increase the closer to the departure date that changes are made and you should contact us as soon as possible.