We were in Brantome when the shops were closed so decided on the river trip instead. The guide was informative and spoke in English for our benefit. Found out a lot we would have otherwise have missed. Beautiful trip up into the countryside. Good value.
My family and I went on this boat ride while spending the weekend at the Charbonel Hotel. You basically get to ride down the river and discover a very natural untouched environment. If you are looking for a relaxing way to spend an hour, this is for you. Just be sure to bring cash because they don't take credit cards.
The trip did not go very far from the centre of Brantome, but the guide appeared passionate about the area he was presenting. Smaller boat than the other one operating in Brantome, therefore able to get into more restricted reaches of the river. It was certainly more interesting than the competitor's tour. The commentary was not amplified, but perfectly audible,...