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A GREAT DAY WAS HAD BY ALL : ” ON THE MOVE ” WITH WATERWAYS ENTHUSIASTS
Garonne Canal : Agen / Sainte Colombe en Bruilhois / Sérignac sur Garonne
On our last initiation day on June 18, 2016, waterways enthusiasts and boat owners spent the day on the Garonne Canal amid a variety of boats. Some participants followed on foot, some by bike or and others by boat from Agen to Sérignac-sur-Garonne where a picnic was held. See the programme below and register to be kept informed of future events.
10 am: Meet boat owners in Agen port over coffee offered by café Launay
10:30: Boats leave for Sainte-Colombe in Bruihois
Accompanied by those who would like to follow by boat, cycling or walking
A ride may be possible on the Ar Louarn (maximum 12 places). For further information and booking, contact Philippe / Cruises Liberty Ship: 06 14 13 15 39
Try BoatStop with Dominque and François on the Elizabeth and Peter on Captain Sunset. BoatStop is a friendly and easy way to discover boating by accompanying boat owners on their regular journeys and participating towards costs. Bookings will not be possible on the day, so contact the boat owners directly for availability.
1 pm : Arrive Sainte Colombe in Bruilhois for a general picnic: everyone brings a picnic. At Agen, feel free to leave your picnics on the boats so that you can wal or cycle lighter
3 pm: Boats and cyclists leave for Serignac / Garonne port
4 pm: arrive Sérignac / Garonne; there will be a music festival in the village from 6.30
If you are not free on June 18, here are other possibilities to meet owners and enthusiasts:
Before June 18: Accompany them to Agen
The Elisabeth departs June 10 from Toulouse
The Captain Sunset is currently at Moissac
The Ar Louarn departs from Montbartier
After June 18: BoatStop
Accompany the Elisabeth and the Captain Sunset to Bordeaux; option to sleep in guest cabins. Furthermore, discover the Elisabeth’s cuisine or try the camping on the solar boat.