Scotland is a country with six thousand lochs and a network of one hundred and thirty seven miles of canals. This amount of water makes Scotland the perfect place for a boating holiday. Holiday boat hire in Scotland has two main types. There are cruisers for hire, which are great for exploring the lochs and canal boats for the canals.
There are a number of canals such as the Caledonian Canal, the Union Canal and the Forth and Clyde Canal. The Forth and Clyde Canal stretches across the country from the North Sea to the Irish Sea and at thirty-five miles long it is perfect for a long weekend break. You will also get to negotiate the spectacular Falkirk Wheel. You can visit both Edinburgh and Glasgow by canal boat.
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Holiday Boat Hire in Scotland will show you the wonderful countryside of the Scottish Lowlands and also the night life and shops of the countries two main cities. If you have never been on a canal boat before do not worry. They are easy to steer, they travel at four miles per hour and Scottish canals are much wider than their English equivalent.
You can also hire a cruiser and have a holiday on The Caledonian Canal and Loch Ness. The Caledonian Canal is sixty miles long and it will take you through Loch Ness and the Great Glen. The canal has ten locks but they are all operated by keepers. You will see some spectacular scenery and mountains,
including Ben Nevis. There are many stopping off points so you can seek refreshment in a friendly Scottish pub. Depending upon the itinerary you choose, this journey can take either one week or two weeks.
Holiday boat hire in Scotland is great for a family get together and reunions of friends. The scenery is spectacular and you can also stop off right in the city centres of Glasgow and Edinburgh. This is a holiday where everyone can participate and they will all have a great time.