Just a short journey from Gone Fishin here in Aiguillon of 15-20 minutes will take you to Buzet and the River Baïse where you can enjoy taking a pleasure #boat for a relaxing journey.
Aquitaine (now renamed Nouvelle Aquitaine) is known for its fabulous wines and gourmet cuisine, which can be enjoyed at stopping off points on your journey. The Canal Latéral à la Garonne and the River Baïse make your boating playground, winding through meadows, orchards and medieval villages that tempt you to tie up and spend time simply sipping wine in the warm sunshine with your family and friends!
The Cloisters & Abbey Cruise, is a picture-postcard scenery and glorious gastronomy of Aquitaine and taste the famous Agen Prunes, fois gras, truffles and Bordeaux wines. Stop for cultural discovery and visit the Moissac’s world-famous abbey and cloisters and the art Museum at Agen boasting works by Goya, Sisley and Dufy. The cruise which starts in Castlesarrasin the villages along the way including Mossiac, Valenc, and Buzet, to name a few are wonderful!
#Whattodo…Time your Aquitaine wine tasting cruise with the Buzet #Winetasting Festival held every August in Nérac! Visit the Buzet Wine Cave in Buzet and tour Château Le Courréjot near Moncrabeau, a producer of Armagnac and Chablis! Even try some samples!
Perhaps enjoy a guided boat tour.. Guided cruise (1hour), on board a splendid varnished wooden barge of 75 seats. In Nérac, along the river Baïse, you will discover the old town of King Henry IV, famous for his love affairs : the royal park of the Garonne, Fleurette fountain, baths of the King, the roman bridge, the nice portn the Nazareth typical lock…
Boats rented for 2 to 12 people. 1 or 2 hours, half-day or one day. The pleasure of cruising freely on the river Baïse. Recommended for a dayside along the rive with picnic. More information about this boat trip at Nerac