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Boat Day Tour - L'Arche de Noe

Place du Marche, Brantome, France
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Lovely trip but make sure you have your reading glasses!

This was a lovely trip great to be on the water.... however the guide who talks about the history... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Justine C
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Great way to spend an hour

We were in Brantome when the shops were closed so decided on the river trip instead. The guide was... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Durham, North Carolina
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Place du Marche, Brantome, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a lovely trip great to be on the water.... however the guide who talks about the history speaks French with little English. They do provide you with a booklet which has it all in English but it means your looking down reading instead...More

Thank Justine C
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

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.

Thank doddsap
Reviewed 26 July 2016

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...More

Reviewed 8 May 2016

It was the last tour for the day and it was off season so we had a private tour. It was relaxing, fun and a brilliant way to finish the tour in this beautiful city.

Thank adans1
Reviewed 17 July 2015

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...More

2  Thank richard s
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Another view of Brantôme. Total calm once leaving the town ....sounds of insects and water life. So relaxing. Information on history and points of interest pointed out along the way.

1  Thank Carol R
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Gliding under the bridges past a magnificent Benedictine abbey and a charming mediaeval town is a very pleasant experience not to be missed.

1  Thank Enraw
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Not a great adventure but a pleasant hour sitting in a quiet electric boat on the canal. The commentary is in French but they have English language translations to hand out if your French isn't up to it. If you go not expecting too much...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 28 May 2012

There are 2 boat tours available on the river at Brantome, of the two L'Arche de Noe is my preferred choice, being a smaller (16 seat If my memory serves me) punt pushed along by the operator, (the other operator offers motor powered tour boats)....More

5  Thank DesdinovaUK
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