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Erdre river cruise

River tourism on the river Erdre to discover castle, "Folies", fauna and flora.

Discover the richness of the river Erdre with a guided tour, learn about its history, its chateaux and its flora and fauna (duration 1h45). From the Motte Rouge bridge to the Château de la Gascherie.

Lunch / dinner river Erdre cruises (duration: 2h30).Discover the Erdre in cruising lunch and dinner and about 20 inaccessible manors, madness and castles in their bosky bower. Share a unique moment over a service and gastronomy of quality. Dates and times: please enquire.  

Sanitary measures: distance 1 seat out of 2 occupied, compulsory wearing of a mask, hydro-alcoholic gel available on board, complete cleaning of the boats between each cruise.


Excursions on the river Erdre: Booking recommended
March - April and October - November : Sundays and bank holidays 15.30
From 29th May - June : daily 15.30
July - August - September : daily 15.30. Additionnal departure on Sundays and bank holidays 10.30.


Guided excursion : 13,50€ adult / 6,50€ child / 9,50€ student

Family Pass : 36€
Pass Nantes card holders : Free access for the excursions on the Erdre (Erdre river Cruise or Bateau Ouch)


Gare fluviale
Place Waldeck Rousseau
44300 Nantes
Tramway line 2 : arrêt "Motte Rouge" luggage non autorized on board or in the station.


02 40 14 51 14


Accessible only for people in manual wheelchair. There are 2 reserved parking places nearby. An elevator provides access to the docks. Toilets accessible for peoplein wheelchair only before boarding.