Small license-free electric boats are available at Bassin de la Villette to allow you to sail leisurely on Canal de l’Ourcq, Bassin de la Villette, Canal Saint-Martin, Pont de Crimée. The sailing boat amateur will be delighted to enjoy this experience - no licence, noise or pollution, boats can be rented with 5 or 11 seats for a pleasant trip on the canals in the North East of Paris.
A very nice idea for a cruise during long summer days where you can be the pilot! It's even possible to rent a boat with a table, an original way to lunch while comfortably visiting Nothern-East Paris.
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Several packages are available. You have the choice between 3 types of boats: 5, 7 or 11 seats (there is nothing to prevent you from taking a trip with your loved one on a 5-seater boat) with the option of a cruise for one hour, two, three, half a day or a whole day..
Whatever your boat option, it will be easy to manoeuver, silent and odourless. You can then leave to discover 40 km on water between the different canals near Paris and sailing a little further on Canal de l'Ourcq ! The company Marin d'Eau Douce offers itineraries that match with the duration you chose in order to optimize your boat trip.
In order to accompany boat trip users and to ensure their safety, the company Marin d'Eau Douce who rents these boats imposes before each departure, a functional safety briefing, operating procedures (mooring, passage of locks...), navigation rules and safety equipment measures.
Rates per hour and promotional offers are available for half a day or full day rentals. The prices mentioned below are approximate.
Rent for 1 hour, 2 hours, 3 hours... a day – take a look at the rates of boat rental with the company Marin d'eau Douce. You can also rent for a small group.
Booking 01 42 09 54 10 or directly on their website www.marindeaudouce.fr
Marin d'Eau Douce is located 37 Quai de la Seine - 75019 Paris
on the banks at the level of Bassin de la Villette – near the cinema house MK2 and more easily accessible by metro.
Access by metro: Station Stalingrad (metro line 5,2 or 7), or station Riquet (metro 7)