I've done this several times with different distances. With small kids, the start near Villbernier is best but as ours got older we started in Montsoreau then further up river in La Chapelle sur Loire. Each time has been really enjoyable. Your are given barrels on each kayak to store your bits, so take a picnic and stop off on... 更多
This was such an easy trip to book and do - because of the great staff, turn up, get the kit, get delivered to the launch site in a nice MPV and paddle back along the lovely Loire. So good I took some friends there a week later and I'm heading back again ASAP. No admin/ I.D/passport/ deposit/ training course... 更多
Used this facility a few weeks back. Booked a 1 hr trip. Were driven upstream and given paddle, life vest and map! Pushed off into water and didn't really need to do anything, just drift downstream with current! Lovely way to see the sights! Very relaxing and great value!
This is a well run and friendly English speaking set up that is easy to find in Saumur. We opted for the trip from Montsoreau which took a leisurely 3 hours. I can't recommend highly enough. The short drive by mini bus was fine and canoes, equipment and instructions were all spot on. The current on the Loire is strong... 更多