Castanet-Tolosan Five new deep locks were built at the Toulouse end of the canal, and two at Béziers, replacing former double staircase locks, so that there are now 15 locks and 18 chambers between Toulouse and the summit. Also knowns as Canal St Pierre. Le Canal du Midi à vélo représente un parcours cyclable qui s’étale sur une distance de 250 km, comprenant 65 km en Tarn et Garonne. PK 212.7    Motorway bridge (A9) PK 208.4    Deep lock (Béziers), dry dock. Considering the direction of travel, heading west from the Étang de Thau, the number of locks is 48 (73 chambers) from the Mediterranean to the summit level and 15 (18 chambers) from the summit to Toulouse, making a total of 63 locks and 91 chambers. Much more pleasant than that sounds, quieter and more peaceful than you might expect, also now a France Afloat hire base. Rions Both have water and electricity; the capitainerie (also the local VNF office) is by the port. The river is worth a look at, or even to scramble down and paddle in. PK 33.1    Locaboat hire base l/b, water,  electricity, shower PK 51.6    Lock (Océan), bridge, end of summit level Aujourd'hui, on l'aime pour la beauté de ses berges et la tranquillité de son cours qui nous fait traverser, de bout en bout le Languedoc, de Sète à Toulouse, de la Méditerranée au Lauragais. PK 73.4    Tréboul aqueduct Si vous êtes à la recherche d'un séjour tout confort, vous trouverez des hôtels 5 étoiles dans cette région (Canal du Midi) à environ € 185,67 la nuit (d'après les tarifs disponibles sur Booking.com). PK 202.0    Canal narrows, one-way traffic (except for small boats) carte canal du midi - Info. The village itself has nice buildings including the Knights Tower – in the Middle Ages Homps was one of the most important sites of the Templar Order of Jerusalem. Le pont-canal de Répudre est un pont-canal construit entre 1676 et 1680 par Pierre-Paul Riquet sur le canal royal (aujourd'hui canal du Midi) pour lui permettre d'enjamber le ruisseau de Répudre, à Paraza dans l'Aude [1], [2. The oldest canal tunnel in the world; quite short but the tunnel and the approaches are narrow (single passage) so hooting loudly to scare oncoming traffic is a good idea. Two entrances (chains across) with an island between that would make an excellent, very safe overnight mooring. During the season hundreds of hire boats cruise to and fro, not always completely sure of what they are doing, particularly in the locks (tricky enough for more experienced boaters). All good fun. PK 210.0    Lift bridge on industrial railway siding, disused (remains open) Minimum lock dimensions were 30.00 by 5.50m. Le canal du midi qui relie Toulouse à Sète, serpente à travers le vignoble jusqu’au centre de la ville de Carcassonne. The aqueduct takes the canal over the River Orb. If you walk back along the canal beware of the cyclists that you’ll share the path with. Bon voyage sur le canal du Midi ! Date: 6 October 2007: Source: Own work based on: France blank.svg and CanalDuMidi map.jpg Author: Pinpin: Other versions: Derivative works of this file: Canal du Midi map-de.svg Canal du Midi map-fr mirrored.svg Bitmap version : File:CanalDuMidi map.jpg Translation to Catalan : File:Canal du Midi map-ca.svg SVG development Donzac Speak to Mathieu, Stephanie or Françoise (04 68 25 10 48). PK 64.1    Footbridge PK 77.4    Lock (Villepinte). Toulouse Most of the time there is merely a background buzz, sometimes it is lost entirely, but in a couple of places it is very noticeable. PK 139.6    Aqueduct (Ribassel) Pont-Aven - Bretagne Roquefort Langon PK 68.7    Triple staircase lock (Vivier), bridge Éclusier. Turn south and go downstream for 800m (past possible bank-side river moorings) until within sight of the Agde weir, then turn right into the canal – high grassy banks but a timber waiting pontoon outside Agde’s ‘round lock’. Bankside (with bollards) for 500m from that bridge upstream, plus mooring off the old washing-place opposite. The village is 1500m from here, based on a fortified medieval circular plan. Saint-Jory Big hire boat base with craned lift-out, possibly fuel (?). Richement décorée, elle comporte toutes les écluses avec leur nom, ainsi que des gravures de la façade d'entrée du tunnel du Malpas, du pont-canal du Répudre, le plan du bassin de Naur… Villandraut, Lot-et-Garonne A short branch, the descente dans l’Hérault maritime, leads from the round lock at Agde to the river, thus giving alternative access to the Mediterranean. Le canal du Midi est l'un des plus anciens canaux d'Europe toujours en fonctionnement. Here starts the ‘heavy engineering’ of this truly unique canal, where nature forms a constantly delightful backdrop to all manner of staircase locks, aqueducts, siphons, spillways, feeders and one tunnel. The Midi has just cause to be popular. Port-la-Nouvelle This stretch is wide and an excellent place to moor bank-side; far-reaching views to the south. PK 228.2    New road bridge (D612, Agde bypass) PK 208.1    Béziers basin, moorings, water, town centre 500m l/b beyond railway. Le Canal du Midi de long en large c’est : Les cartes inédites de ce coffret vous invitent à découvrir un incroyable ouvrage. PK 147.5    Bridge (Ognon), D11 Portets Most moorings are bank-side but there is a public quayside with water (south bank just below the écluse – ‘jeton’ tokens from the tourist office adjacent) and also other moorings by the restaurant, north bank by the écluse. The Saint-Sauveur harbour, is run by friendly municipal staff. Down at canal level things have moved on a bit – there is the hire boat base (‘Port Occitanie’, no private plaisanciers, possibly fuel, crane) and bank-side moorings alongside the path where the locals play pétanque. Lasbordes Aérospatial space research centre. Le Mas d'Agenais There is a control panel at the lock-side with buttons. PK 240.1    Les Onglous lighthouse, entrance from the Bassin de Thau J'ai choisi de vous montrer la carte qui a été éditée en 1716 par Nicolas de Fer (1646-1720), Géographe du Roi. Nombre d'écluses : 63 (dont 18 multiples) Gabarit (L x l) : 29,70 m x 5,50 m. La Réole PK 231.3    Agde bridge, Canalous Plaisance hire base, basin, quay u/s r/b for 15 boats, water, town centre 800m r/b. PK 50.2    Bridge (A61, Autoroute des Deux Mers) In a more modern vein, there are plenty of facilities within an easy and pleasant stroll from the port de plaisance, as well as a main-line station. PK 50.0    Port Lauragais marina adjacent to motorway services and Pierre Paul Riquet visitor centre, 32 berths, night €12.50, water, electricity, slipway, restaurant. 1768-1776 (date of first use). Moissac PK 5.1    Bridge (Saint-Sauveur or Montaudran), PK 5.0    Basin (Port Saint-Étienne) Paraza It pays to be somewhat on guard when sharing a lock with hire boats. The Canal Royal de Languedoc was renamed the Canal du Midi during the French Revolution, and by 1856 it carried over 100,000 tonnes of cargo and a million passengers a year. Maps of the Canal du Midi in the South of France. Ces cartes présentent plus de 200 bonnes adresses le long du canal du Midi et de la voie verte, de l’Atlantique à la Méditerranée.Vous les trouverez tout le long du canal. PK 235.3    Lock (Bagnas) PK 239.8    Quays (Les Onglous). Small shop/boulangerie, restaurants, superb Mairie overlooking the canal. Der Canal du Midi, das Werk von Pierre Paul Riquet und seinem berühmten Nachfolger Marschall Vauban, ist vor allem berühmt für seine Wasserbauwerke. PK 180.6    Bridge (Malviès) Above, the Oppidum d’Enserune is an ancient hill settlement, occupied for 500 years up to 100ad – magical, but a very stiff walk up from the canal. Montgiscard PK 8.1    Aqueduct (Herbettes, Toulouse ring road A620) There is now practically nothing to show of the old canal, but some masonry of the at least one of the écluses survives. PK 135.0    Bridge (Rieux), Puichéric 800m r/b A busy place. It became a stronghold of the Cathar sect, forcibly surpressed in 1209 when the population (15 000–20 000) was massacred in its entirety by Catholic forces. Bank-side and quay moorings (being extended – shallow area half-way along), hire boat base and café/restaurant L’Île aux Oiseaux (ownership changed 2012 after this photo was taken). PK 142.7    Lock (Jouarres) A short canal that connects the Canal Du Midi and the Canal de la Garonne to the Garonne River. Canal du Midi (Aude – Haute-Garonne) Le canal du midi offre un terrain de jeu très intéressant pour pêcher de nombreuses espèces de poissons. Toulouse- Sète, Carcassonne- Béziers, Lac St Ferreol-Narbonne, etc. Excellent, spotless, services and complete security. Découvrez notre guide pour un voyage itinérant réussi ! PK 38.5    Aqueduct (Gardouch) PK 109.0    Lock (Fresquel) PK 206.9    Six-lock (formerly eight-lock) staircase (Fonserannes). PK 168.3    La Robine basin l/b, bridge (Truilhas), 45 berths, night €16.85, diesel, water, slipway, wifi. Revel Vianne, Aude Primarily a Glénans sailing school base, located in the former stable and other buildings for the teams that hauled boats through the canal. Golfech PK 34.6    Motorway bridge (A66) Each includes large-scale maps of the complete route with moorings, locks, depths, bridges, hazards and other directly useful ‘at the helm’ information. PK 133.7    Aqueduct (Aiguille) The turn between the two canals is quite tight; you might want to go further into the basin and take a wider approach. Sauternes There are usually lots of spectators enjoying what they see as fun, tending to crowd forward and get in the way of one trying to get lines round bollards, or ‘helping’. PK 136.0    Bridge (disused) To the left of the lock lies the spur canal that also connects with the river Hérault, below the weir, that provides a route to the sea. PK 104.4    Bridge (Iéna) However, in the late 1970s the canal was modernised (like the Canal de Garonne in the early 1970s) to bring it up to the standard of the main canal network in France, navigable by the 38.50m long péniche, loading 250 tonnes. You’ll experience the smoothest of relaxing week-long vacations in high style looked after by an expert captain, professional masterchef, knowledgeable local excursions guide and attentive English-speaking cabin staff. 4 cartes paysagères , chacune de 108 x 42 cm, The aqueduct over the river Repudre (1676) is the oldest in France, probably the world. This manned lock is straight-sided and deep (4m+).Vertical poles to moor to and slide up (or down). Going down is quite fun; going up is ‘an experience’. PK 234.1    Bridge (Saint-Bauzille) A brilliant collection of very witty sculptures made from bits of wood and objets trouvés. PK 162.7    Bridge (Saint-Nazaire) 2016 marks the 350th anniversary of the royal decree authorising Riquet to build the canal, and the 20th anniversary of the world heritage listing. Valence-sur-Baïse, Tarn et Garonne Interesting and peaceful spot to stay for a day or so, by the étang but also quite near the big beaches to the south at Marseillan-plage. PK 73.6    Lock (Tréboul), bridge The canal runs 240km from the Étang de Thau, a sheltered lagoon behind the Mediterranean port of Sète, to Toulouse, where it connects with the Canal de Garonne. 2016 marks the 350th anniversary of the royal decree authorising Riquet to build the canal, and the 20th anniversary of the world heritage listing. PK 5.2    Toulouse port de plaisance (Port Saint-Sauveur), moorings 800m from city centre, 40 berths, night €11.90, diesel, water, electricity, showers, slipway, pump-out. Article(s) canal du Midi Schéma. This écluse has been modernised into a single (oval shape) from the old double; it is quite deep (4m+). Some spaces available for visitors (harbour off the river), or moor bankside nearby, plenty of scope. PK 84.7    Bridge (Diable) PK 131.6    Double staircase lock (Saint-Martin), bridge History – France’s most famous canal was born, like many great projects, from a meeting of men with uniquely converging motivations and capabilities. Monségur In between the two there is an écluse – the bridge headroom here (and at the écluse downstream ‘Saint-Jean’) is at the 3.30m canal minimum. PK 154.8    Roubia bridge, quay d/s l/b, water, village l/b PK 136.4    Double staircase lock (Puichéric) Beside the staircase of locks is the ‘water slope’ or pente d’eau, built 9 years after the prototype at Montech, to slide 38-metre péniches between the upper and lower levels. Tourisme, Histoire et Actualité sur le Canal des deux mers. Le Canal du Midi à vélo : Balade à vélo, croisière en péniche et location de bateaux, promenade à pied, en camping-car. PK 145.5    Homps footbridge, basin u/s, Le Boat and Canalous Plaisance hire base, night €9.70-17.20, water, electricity, shower €1.50, crane 9t, restaurant, wifi, village r/b. The avenue leads up to a small hill, on top of which is an obelisk commemorating the canal’s plateau ‘between the two seas’ and celebrating Riquet. Saint-Félix-Lauragais PK 26.9    Bridge (Baziège) Portiragnes The Archbishop of Toulouse introduced him to Colbert, who realised that the project would serve the policies of his King, Louis XIV. They are for sale! Comprehensive detailed navigational information, km by km, Sete west to Toulouse. Crew must be let off in advance of the lock in order to press the appropriate button actually to prepare and open the lock-gates before a boat can enter. A very attractive village, with an ancient and seemingly untouched chateau set on the hill above. * Co-founder and main inspiration for the Inland Waterways Association in the UK; the centenary of his birth was celebrated in 2010. Later on, soldiers captured from the Franco-Prussian war were used to dig the revised ‘through’ route, in particular the extremely deep cutting immediately above the PdP. Its green waters twist and turn through the countryside, following the contours, bordered by an avenue of thousands of plane trees whose exposed roots interlock at the water’s edge, reinforcing the banks. PK 64.6    Castelnaudary quays both banks, moorings for 50 boats, night €20, water, electricity, shower, slipway, pump-out, wifi, town l/b Le Canal du Midi à Toulouse et dans le Pays Toulousain. PK 2.1    Bridge (Minimes) Bienvenue sur le réseau fluvial du Sud-Ouest ! Auvillar Hire boat base, lots of bank-side moorings, shops and restaurants. Apparently, free water and electricity for the first night. PK 232.9    Stop lock (Prades) Entering the river, it is possible to turn north and cruise up to Bessan (see under Hérault). PK 102.3    Bridge (D6161, Carcassonne ring road). The cut is about 500m long and includes a railway bridge offering a minimum headroom of 4.22m. PK 67.2    Bridge (D6313) Le Canal du Midi à vélo : Balade à vélo, croisière en péniche et location de bateaux, promenade à pied, en camping-car. Géolocalisation sur la carte : région Occitanie. Port-Sainte-Marie —    115 bis, rue des Amidonniers, 31000 Toulouse (PK 0-76) Saint-Jean-de-Thurac PK 15.3    Bridge (route de Labège) A number of bankside moorings, also a timber pontoon with water. Navigationally, in general moorings are divided between the bows-to port and the alongside quay (see aerial photo above right). Barbaste PK 79.0    Lock (Sauzens), bridge It overlooks the Étang de Montady, once a swamp but drained in 1247, with spectacular radial fields and ditches. Experience south of France. En moyenne, les hôtels 3 étoiles de cette région (Canal du Midi) coûtent € 72,59 la nuit, et les hôtels 4 étoiles de cette région (Canal du Midi) coûtent € 111,71 la nuit. PK 2.6    Footbridge (Négreneys) Filtrez les données, organisez votre voyage avec la carte interactive. PK 2.0    Deep lock (Minimes) The port has recently (late 2011) been taken over by the municipality of Ramonville and there are plans to rehabilitate and enhance facilities. There are ‘slidey poles’ but they are positioned at the extreme ends of the écluse, close to the gates. PK 17.4    Lock (Vic), bridge Recherchez parmi des Canal Du Midi photos et des images libres de droits sur iStock. Nos cartes touristiques "Bordeaux-Toulouse à vélo" et "Toulouse-Sète à vélo" sont pratiques, précises et esthétiques. PK 157.6    Paraza bridge, quay u/s l/b, water, village l/b Descente dans l’Hérault Pensez juste à le faire bien avant de manquer deau, car soit ils ne s… Hausboot-Revier "Canal du Midi" und "Camargue" in Südfrankreich mit den Nicols Hausbootstationen. Toutes les cartes postales que vous pourrez voir sont issues de ma collection personnelle. PK 218.3    Lock (Portiragnes), bridge, village 400m l/b Subdivision Languedoc-Est: PK 104.6    Footbridge PK 151.3    Port de plaisance (Port Occitanie) through bridge l/b, Locaboat hire base, night €13.50, diesel (on request), water, electricity, shower, crane 10t, picnic area Castets-en-Dorthe Nérac PK 152.3    Lock (Argens), beginning of long pound PK 188.3    Capestang bridge, quay and moorings d/s l/b, France Fluviale hire base, 30 berths, night €16, diesel, water, electricity, showers, pump-out, restaurant. Carte Cad'eau Canoë (Cessenon-sur-Orb) 43.4364719 3.0885273000000097 Carte Cad'eau Canoë (Cessenon-sur-Orb) Fermer la carte Téléphone : 00 33 (0)4 67 89 61 65 Géolocalisation sur la carte : France. Le canal du midi qui relie Toulouse à Sète, serpente à travers le vignoble jusqu’au centre de la ville de Carcassonne. Again, there are vertical poles to moor to. PK 49.5    Bridge (Maraval) cartes: Carcassonne: 42,265 bytes: Carcassonne / Trebes: 58,923 bytes: Marseillette / Puicheric PK 28.0    New road bridge (D813) Visiting boats have been known to be given a hard time, not welcomed at any mooring inside the basin despite space being available, and then berated for mooring on the canal bank. PK 94.1    Bridge (Caux-et-Sauzens), quay d/s r/b Saint-André-du-Bois PK 47.5    Lock (Emborrel), bridge, Avignonet-Lauragais 1500m r/b PK 122.2    Bridge (Millegrand) PK 202.7    First passing place À partir d'ici, vous pourrez quasiment accéder à toutes les pages où une écluse est décrite. Canal du Midi: Canal Du Midi and Le Boat Charter - See 1,052 traveler reviews, 1,225 candid photos, and great deals for Occitanie, France, at Tripadvisor. PK 67.1    Double staircase lock (Gay) Le canal du Midi est un canal de navigation français à bief de partage qui relie Toulouse à la mer Méditerranée depuis le xviie siècle. PK 231.9    Canal leaves Hérault Inauguré en 1680, le canal du Midi joua longtemps un rôle important dans le transport des marchandises. A large maintenance and repair yard, including a peniche-size dry dock. Comment visiter le Canal du Midi en camping-car ou van aménagé ? PK 168.7    Junction with embranchement de La Nouvelle, r/b, moorings Parcourir une telle distance en vélo en une journée est, bien sûr, presque mission impossible. Sérignac-sur-Garonne Boé Cadillac Avignonet-Lauragais PK 118.0    Triple staircase lock (Trèbes), bridge, PK 117.3    Trèbes bridge, quay u/s l/b, Le Boat hire base, night €20, water, village r/b. PK 70.6    Lock (Guerre), bridge, Saint-Martin-Lalande 1000m l/b PK 158.8    Aqueduct (Répudre) PK 15.7    Deep lock (Castanet), bridge, village 2000m l/b Castelsarrasin Suggested quiet mooring, but looks narrow and depth uncertain. Imprimer. All three are automated but there will normally also be an éclusier at Béarnais, the nearest to pk 0. PK 140.5    Bridge (Pont Neuf), D11 Notes on the three locks in Toulouse: Bayard (6m+) and Minimes (4m+) have been converted from double locks and are deep. PK 41.0    Aqueduct (Hers), Villefranche-de-Lauragais 2000m r/b. Béziers PK 83.6    Aqueduct (Rebenty) PK 76.5    Pumping station, concrete quay under a tree The final factor is that on the ‘down’ side of an écluse the outgoing water scours a depression immediately outside the gate but then deposits that silt a short way beyond as a ‘bar’. Hiring your own cruising boat is an ideal way to explore and experience the pleasures and treasures that the French waterways have to offer. Narbonne PK 146.4    Lock (Homps), bridge Cruise into the terminal basin and turn round to appreciate the unique view of the ‘twin bridges’.There are now three, but the name stuck. The skipper may have to throw the bow line to the crew, as well as the stern. Through the right-hand bridge is the short Canal de Brienne which takes water from the Garonne behind the Bazacle weir. PK 204.0    End of narrow section Moorings on the south side. Abonnez vous à notre lettre d'information ! Ce retour à la nature sans artifice est une expérience unique. 80+ waterways – Key facts, km by km details, maps, navigation guides and PDF downloads. Buzet-sur-Baïse Tourisme, Histoire et Actualité sur le Canal des deux mers. It’s not truly round since it was altered to accommodate longer peniches. Géolocalisation sur la carte : Aude. PK 231.4    Round lock (three-way), junction with branch (descente dans l’Hérault). The port can also be very noisy. Coming down (towards Toulouse) you will need long ropes if you use the bollards, or you will need to find the inset bollards, but their position is not obvious. PK 127.2    Lock (Marseillette), bridge This is presumably an abandoned property development. Fluviacarte 04 Canal du Midi - Camargue: Nautischer Führer | Join-Lambert, Patrick, Devisme, Philippe | ISBN: 9782916919393 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Colombiers PK 126.2    Marseillette bridge, village 200m r/b. There are two situations where this doesn’t work. Organiser votre séjour. The home of the legendary bean and pork cassoulet baked in goose-fat. PK 105.0    Carcassonne basin, port de plaisance in town centre and 1500m from La Cité, 59 berths, night €15 depending on number on board (2 to 10 persons, covering water, electricity, showers), Canalous Plaisance hire base, crane on request, slipway, pump-out, repairs. PK 226.4    Vias bridge (Pont Vieux), moorings d/s r/b, 8 boats, water, electricity, village 1200m l/b. Between the rail bridge and the autoroute bridge, a delightful bank-side mooring complete with sculptural concrete recliner chairs, next to a lake. PK 99.9    Lock (Ladouce) PK 222.0    Port Cassafières basin r/b, Le Boat hire base, 70 berths, night €20 (no mooring the week-end), diesel, water, electricity, showers, pump-out, restaurant, Redoute-Plage 1800m. PK 39.0    Gardouch quay l/b, water, electricity, pump-out, village 600m Some places are subject to quite a lot of turbulence as the lock fills. Capestang is a good village, with facilities including supermarkets. Loisirs Nautiques 48 offres. Reports indicate queues of boats waiting to pass through locks, where once the éclusiers would ‘encourage’ (sometimes vigorously) boats in so as to fill them as well as managing the actual operation. PK 33.3    Lock (Négra), bridge, Montesquieu-Lauragais 1000m l/b PK 25.0    Montgiscard quay l/b, village 300m beyond main road Parcourez les différentes régions traversées par le Canal du Midi et le Canal Latéral à la Garonne. Verdelais Learn how to create your own. Originally named the Canal royal en Languedoc (Royal Canal in Languedoc) and renamed by French revolutionaries to Canal du Midi in 1789, the canal was at the time considered one of the greatest construction works of the 17th century. The left-hand bridge is on the connecting Canal de Garonne (see South West France). Ramonville-Saint-Agne Trouvez des photos de banque d’images de haute qualité, que vous ne trouverez nulle part ailleurs. Voir plus d'idées sur le thème le canal du midi, cartes postales anciennes, carte postale. Je précise qu'il s'agit de la liste antérieure à la construction du Pont-Canal sur l'Orb, à lépoque où il était nécessaire de traverser cette rivière. The port de plaisance is very popular – phoning ahead is advised. This is the ‘book’ value and may vary according to conditions. Trèbes PK 52.1    Naurouze feeder enters canal from former octagonal basin. PK 130.4    Triple staircase lock (Fonfile) PK 200.5    Colombiers bridge, marina and Canalous Plaisance hire base, d/s r/b, 30 berths, night €20, diesel, water €2, electricity, showers €2, slipway. The Canal du Midi has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in acknowledgement of the astonishing feat carried out by its 17th century architect Pierre-Paul Riquet in linking the Etang du Thau in the south east with the River Garonne in Toulouse, effectively making it possible to convey goods from the Mediterranean to the Atlantic. Le Somail Some of them go at breakneck speed. La région dans laquelle il se situe ! PK 64.8    Bridge (Pont Vieux) Sur près de 800 km, pédalez le long de l’Estuaire de La Gironde, du Canal de Garonne et du Canal du Midi, inscrit au patrimoine mondial de l'Unesco, pour découvrir des sites et des paysages inoubliables. Informations. Mediterranean towards the Atlantic Plans, cartes & brochures à consulter sur le site du Grand Carcassonne. Sallèles-d'Aude Pennautier Vous découvrirez leur histoire, leur patrimoine et leurs acteurs touristiques. PK 7.1    Footbridge Information about the 240km long Canal du Midi. PK 167.7    Canal narrows, one-way traffic (applies only to large vessels) Short length of quay above the écluse, good for lunch or overnight. First/last lock on the Midi. Location de bateau sur le Canal du Midi, Canal de la Robine, Canal du Rhône à Sète Le Canal du Midi est bordé de platanes, cyprès et pins parasols, qui vous apporteront une délicieuse fraîcheur sous le soleil du Sud. Saint-Sardos PK 210.5    Bridge (Capiscol) PK 121.0    Bridge (Millepetit) Toutes les adresses sur le Canal du Midi et de la Garonne, hébergement, restaurants... Naviguez sur la carte du canal du midi pour préparer votre séjour. Draught – The maximum authorised draught is 1.50m. Montech PK 60.9    Lock (Laplanque), bridge PK 11.4    Footbridge (Ramonville) Although many have been cut down to limit the spread of the deadly canker stain, a minute blue fungus, the characteristic landscape remains in many sections, and the newly-planted trees will gradually recreate the majestic presence of their predecessors. Vélos 17 offres. In a forlorn state, it is now expected to be dismantled, and the whole site relandscaped. Good quayside moorings (with services), restaurants; a new pontoon west of the bridge. Quite enough. PK 168.8    Railway bridge, end of one-way section traffic Secondly, half-way up there is a footbridge that means crew also cannot lead the boat here. Envie d'être tenu au courant de l'actualité du canal ? Tonneins Grace à l’application Géo Canal Midi vous découvrez le canal du Midi et la voie verte de Bordeaux à Sète. PK 203.8    Second passing place Quayside outside an old canal building. PK 205.9    Bridge (Narbonne), D609, quay u/s r/b The watershed or ‘summit level’. Découvrez notre guide pour un voyage itinérant réussi ! Bazas Les Abattoirs: Excellent area to wile away some free time - See 363 traveler reviews, 220 candid photos, and great deals for Toulouse, France, at Tripadvisor. Bordeaux Plans, cartes & brochures à consulter sur le site du Grand Carcassonne. –    Pont Rouge, avenue du Prado, 34500 Béziers (PK 151-240 and La Nouvelle ). For example, the passenger boat ‘le Capitain’ that we often seem to meet in, or coming out of, the lock. Terms, Conditions, ©Copyrightand Privacy Statement, Contact Address french-waterways.com •  2 Michaels Court, Hanney Road, Southmoor, OX13 5HR, UK •  Port Lalande, 47260 Castelmoron-sur-Lot, France, Directory of canal boats available for self-drive hire in Midi-Languedoc. PK 160.9    Ventenac d’Aude bridge, quay u/s l/b, village l/b. Estillac (Château de Montluc) Good town with all facilities. PK 69.7    Lock (Saint-Sernin), bridge PK 229.2    Railway bridge, PK 229.0    Bridge (Pont Neuf, Vias), D912 Bienvenue sur le Canal du Midi Ouvrage de 240 km de longueur, le Canal du Midi, l'œuvre de Pierre-Paul Riquet édifiée au 17ème siècle et classé au Patrimoine Mondial de l'Humanité par l'UNESCO, constitue un patrimoine architectural exceptionnel. Sur place, les poins deau sont en fait tellement mal indiqués que vous pouvez facilement passer devant sans les repérer La technique consistera donc à demander aux éclusiers où est le prochain point deau. PK 229.7    Three-arched bridge PK 93.4    Lock (Villesèque) Si vous êtes à la recherche d'un séjour tout confort, vous trouverez des hôtels 5 étoiles dans cette région (Canal du Midi… PK 28.1    Deep lock (Ayguesvives), footbridge. Phoning ahead to reserve a mooring is advised. Canal du midi. Cathare Marine harbour off the canal (behind a sliding passerelle, so very secure), bankside moorings with water and electricity. PK 22.7    Bridge (Donneville) The information published here results from more than ten years personal experience cruising the waterways from north to south and east to west.