School’s officially out for summer and Le Boat’s last-minute offers mean it’s not too late to book a great value summer escape.
With no boating license or previous experience required, families and groups of up to twelve people can select from eight countries in Europe and cruise to their hearts’ content, mooring up where they like to explore along the way. Book by 31st July to make the most of the summer savings on a range of family-friendly self-drive river cruises.
Keep it local and save 60% on Heart of England Cruise along the Thames
Families will be in their absolute element on this adventure down England’s best-known river. Hampton Court Palace, Thorp Park, Kempton Park Racecourse, Windsor Castle and Cliveden Estate are just a handful of possible places for families with little ones to discover, in addition to the quaint English towns along the way. It’s a fantastic alternative holiday in the UK.
Priced from £483 per boat (down from £1,207 saving £724) for a seven night stay on Capri TS which sleeps up to three people. Cruise begins on Friday 5th August.
Save 38% on Napoleon Cruise in Burgundy
History-lovers will be delighted with this river cruise through Burgundy, which is scattered with monuments and museums including one dedicated to Napoleon Bonaparte who attended artillery school in Auxonne where holidaymakers can stop on the cruise.
Priced from £1,320 per boat (down from £2,031 saving £711) for a seven-night stay on Crusader which sleeps up to six people departing Monday 22nd August. Works out at £31 per person per night.
Save 35% on The Delicacies of Aquitaine Cruise
Starting in flower-filled city, Castelsarrasin, families and friends on this cruise will make their way up the river towards Montauban where they can tee off at the huge golf course there. Children will love a visit to the Walibi Amusement Park too. They can continue on and stop where they like to explore the traditional French towns until they arrive at Le Mas d’Agenais.
Priced from £1,491 per boat (down from £2,294 saving £803) for a seven-night self-catered stay on Calypso which sleeps up to eight people departing Friday 26th August.
Save 25% on The Artisan Cruise in Brittany
In addition to the beautiful pieces of artwork on display from local artists in charming riverside villages, holidaymakers can admire the majestic chateaux that are so characteristic in this area of France. Active families and friends will enjoy stopping off at Guenrouët which has a leisure centre for canoeing, kayaking, swimming and a peaceful trip on pedalos.
Priced from £1,665 per boat (down from £2,220 saving £555) for a seven-night stay on Classique which sleeps up to eight people departing Saturday 20th August. Works out at £35 per person per night.
Prices quoted are based on boat accommodation only and include a fully equipped galley (kitchen), towels and linen for passengers, a boat handling demo, technical support, on-board cruising information and lock fees . Flights, fuel costs and insurance are not included.
For more information and to book a holiday with Le Boat visit: www.leboat.co.uk or call: +44 (0)23 9222 2177.