Silsdenboats organizes the finest canal boat vacations throughout United Kingdom. We have access to all the main barge operators and as agents we locate your ideal canal boat holidays and create the perfect vacation from its beginning to the end. We take the hard work out of organizing your European canal barge vacation and save you money at the same time.
Canal boat holidays UK is available also in Europe and all over the world. Europe offers some beautiful canals to cruise through on a canal boat holiday. From England to France, Ireland to Germany canals are a great way to relax through some amazing picturesque scenery. Canal boats hire are also given the names narrowboat hire, house boats, canal barges and river boats depending where you are.
The boating holidays Yorkshire dales is famous for its beautiful scenery, picturesque villages and warm welcome. Boating holidays north Yorkshire is a fantastic way to explore rural Yorkshire at the relaxed pace it deserves. You’ll get the chance to master the art of navigation through locks though you will still have plenty of time to simply admire the views as you cruise and take all the pictures you want, to stop off to admire the spectacular waterfalls, you will not regret it.
By large the Midlands of England provide most of the waterways holidays UK, and while there is a lot of two berth narrowboat hire to be found, the majority seems to favour six berth boat hire. The UK has some 3000 kilometres of navigable waterways, with England and in particular the Midlands. Use our live online search engine to find whatever you want and anywhere in the UK, England or the Midlands.
The 127-mile long Leeds and Liverpool Canal holidays is thought by many to be the finest in England, with spectacular Pennine views, fascinating staircases of locks and the resistant architecture of mills, warehouses and cottages. As the canal winds its way into Burnley it passes Barden Mill where you can pick up bargains galore or have tea in Jack Moores Tea Room, which overlooks the canal and has impressive views of Pendle Hill.