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Address: rue de l'Aff, 56200 La Gacilly, France
Phone Number: +33 6 80 07 75 50
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A relaxing cruise of discovery for up to 6 persons on one of dayboats'...

A relaxing cruise of discovery for up to 6 persons on one of dayboats' river launches. Meander the magnificent waterways of the New Forest in the river Oust valley. Discover flora & fauna of the Glenac Plains. Picnic in the splendour of the Ile aux Pies. Explore the Canal Nantes a Brest waterways. Day Boats are very simple and steer in the same way as a car.DAYBOATS offers you the opportunity to relax and enjoy.

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Relaxing couple of hours on the river

We hired Daisy for three hours and took a trip to the lake and back. The electric boat was simple to operate and the river was surprisingly quiet. It was very a very peaceful sail... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 September 2015
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

A very enjoyable 3 hours spent floating gently down the River Aff in the sunshine.. The owner, Mike was very helpful. Thank you!

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

We hired Daisy for three hours and took a trip to the lake and back. The electric boat was simple to operate and the river was surprisingly quiet. It was very a very peaceful sail through the forest during which we saw kingfishers at different points. Travelling at 6km per hour means you are going nowhere fast which was ideal... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

We hired 'daisy' for an hours trip on the river at La Gacilly. Lynn explained all we needed to know about the electric boat which is very easy to operate - a forward, stop or reverse mode and a steering wheel, that's it! We went down river and enjoyed a relaxing hour on the water, where we saw two Kingfishers... More 

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Cheshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013

The slow pace of the electric boat forces relaxed sailing up the river. We were lucky with the weather and took the half day cruise to Glenac, eating by the lake and walking up to Le Relax bar.. Bar is small but atmospheric! Serves excellent local cider. Boat staff were English and all ran very smoothly.

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2013

It is very tranquil on the river Aff in one of these electric boats. You can go down river for hours but allow a little more time to come back up. With the quiet boats you will see lots of wild life that are not scared off as you approach. You can take a picnic and stop of at a... More 

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Okayama, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2013

Highly recommended! The river is stunning and the boat trip provides a great way to relax. I took the day trip and would recommend it if time allows, as there is a great variety of scenery to be seen. Also this allows you to sail across the lake which was great fun, beyond which you will find a lovely bar... More 

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Cournon, Auvergne, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2012

A very pleasant Sunday cruise. Highly recommended. Wildlife abound and the river is just beautiful. A most relaxing way to explore the waterways around La Gacilly.

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