Treat yourself to an afternoon under the sign of the Loire, to discover the functioning of the river while tasting its gentle way of life. First on foot, your eco-guide will explain the Loire landscapes, their history and the ecology of the river before boarding a traditional Loire boat for a 50-minute cruise. An aperitif composed of Touraine specialties as well as a glass of wine or fruit juice will accompany you during the gourmet stroll. A friendly and educational outing.
BOUTAVANT company offers boat trips all summer long on the Loire river with some local produces & wines on board. Get on board on a traditional boat for a pre diner drink. During 1 hour enjoy the landscape with a glass of local wine matched with local delicacies. Before booking, please let us know if you prefer rosé or white wine. Soft drinks will be served for children. Hydroalcoholic gel at your disposal on the boat. French speaking tour. Departures : July and August : on Wednesdays, Thurdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm Meeting at the pier 10 min before the departure quai André Malraux facing the former castle of Tours (upstream), under the pedestrian bridge ("Pont de Fil". Booking required at the Tourist Office at least 1 day before untill 11 am.
Step aboard a traditional Loire boat (La Ritournelle or le Vol au Vent) for a 1 or 2-hour guided tour. Moreover, discover local products at sunset during our tasting tour. Discovery for groups. Departure: Langeais' harbour, at the foot of the bridge. Contact: Alexis Fouché
Our club, which is a member of the French canoeing federation, has been in existence for over 50 years:* on the Tours site:- kayak, canoe and paddle hire on the Cher. - Free or supervised descents between Azay/Cher and Tours and between Véretz and Tours (shuttle service provided).- Supervised services for individuals or groups (individuals, schools, leisure centres, companies, seminars, works councils) in canoes, two-seater or single-seater kayaks and rafts on the Cher or the Loire. - introductory and advanced coursesOn the Azay sur Cher site- kayak, canoe and paddle hire on the Cher. - Free or supervised descent between Azay/Cher and Tours (shuttle service provided).- Supervised services for individuals or groups (individuals, schools, leisure centres, companies) on the Cher.