Nicols, Boating holidays and canal boat hire
At Nicols we’re excited to see how a group of celebs get on cruising on the beautiful Lot River and sunny Canal du Midi in Channel 5’s new TV show Celebrity 5 Go Barging.
The four episode series, starting (...)
The Petite Saône will be closed until the lock of Heuilley (between Gray and Pontailler-Sur-Saône), for April 2018.
One ways between Port-Sur-Saône and Dole, or the opposite, will be possible from May (...)
For several months, our region has had a period of severe draught. The water of the Canal du Midi is necessary for drinking water, agricultural land irrigation.
Exceptional economy measures have (...)
We have just been informed by the office of « Direction Générale des Territoires de Loire Atlantique », of a restriction to navigation for the following part of the Canal de Nantes (...)
We’re delighted to present our latest brochure featuring holidays for 2017. Our 30th anniversary year in 2016 was our most popular ever and once again we’re proud to be offering the biggest and best choice of (...)
Following to the major floods occurred in late May / early June in the sector of MONTARGISSignificant damage was observed by WATERWAYS in FRANCE on certain stretches of the waterway.The Briare canal was particularly affected (...)
Notice to skippers received from the VNF (Voies Navigables de France), informing a risk of social movement from the 17th to the 31st of (...)
See more of France with our one-way cruises – travelling from one Nicols base to another means you get to explore much further than a return-to-base cruise.
Usually golfers will want to steer clear of the water however our base team at Sablé-Sur-Sarthe have found a reason they might think otherwise – a combination of fine golf and a relaxing boating (...)
Visit Aigues Mortes, the fortified medieval town from the thirteenth century and starting point of the first crusades of King Louis IX, and the famous salt marshes that have surrounded the (...)
Laval - a city steeped in history and with a rich heritage.
On arrival via the river Mayenne you will be greeted in the heart of the city with the thirteenth century tower of the Old Castle that overlooks the (...)
An incident occurred on the past 11/07/2014 on the boat lift in Arzviller, Alsace, causing its closure for several months.We have just received today an official information from Voies Navigables de France,and we have the (...)
Win some amazing prizes between 1st -24th December by visiting the Nicols Facebook page.
It’s simple...Go to the Nicols facebook page. Look out for the advent calendar entry for that day – then (...)
We have just been informed of an incident to the Arzviller boat lift this Thursday July 11. This caused an interruption of navigation until further notice.For more information, please consult us.
It took 3000 hours over 19 months to create this extremely accurate working model of our Confort 1350....we can’t believe the results!
Congratulations to Eric Jeannou for this outstanding achievement, and for (...)
from 10.00am to 5.00pmNicols invite you to find out more about self drive boating holidays at an open day at the new HARSKIRCHEN Base in Alsace. >> (...)
An incident occurred on the past 4/07/2013 on the boat lift in Arzviller, Alsace, causing its closure for several months.
We have just received today an official information from Voies Navigables de France,
Discover this beautiful photo album realized during a cruise on the river Lot, in the region Midi-Pyrénées.You will find there some photos of the cliffs of the Lot Valley, the beautiful village of St Cirq (...)
In order to respond to your requests of one way cruises, Nicols opens in 2014 a new base in Harskirchen on the Canal des Houillères of Sarre, at a few kilometers from the German border.
Located in the in the (...)
We have just been informed of an incident to the Arzviller boat lift this Thursday July 4. This caused an interruption of navigation until further notice.
For more information, please consult us.
In December 2011, Alqueva in Portugal was the first place in the world to receive the “Starlight Tourism Destination Certification", awarded by Starlight Foundation, with the support of UNESCO, OMT e (...)
Opening of a new marina for the 2013 season located in WUSTRAU - Brandenburg area – Germany. The Brandenbourg area, famous for its nautical activities is directly linked to the Mecklenbourg lakes. The two nature (...)