Cheshire is a county that has a vast network of canals, which make this s wonderful place to have a boating holiday. A famous route is the Cheshire Ring, which takes in the whole of the Macclesfield Canal and parts of the Trent, Mersey, Bridgewater, Rochdale, and Ashton and Peak Forest Canals.
This route is ninety-seven miles long, passing through ninety-two locks and taking around ten days to complete. Of course, you need not do the complete ring and there are several shorter routes you can take. The Chester and return route will take about one week and passes through thirty-two locks. If you want a holiday with a difference then self catering boat hire in Cheshire is made for you.
“Enjoy a Relaxing Break and Choose from over 20 Different Canal Boats for Exploring the Cheshire Ring”
The vessels are the traditional narrow boats and they can sleep up to eight people. Self Catering Boat Hire in Cheshire is all about comfort and relaxation. The boats have a fully equipped galley, hot and cold running water, electricity and gas, and a shower room and toilet.
The soft furnishings are of a very high standard and all bed linen is provided. You can hire a boat for a few days or a couple of weeks and the only restriction is how much time you have available. You can structure the holiday to suite your needs so you can spend lots of time cruising and less time sightseeing, or less time cruising and lots of time sight seeing.
There are lots to see and do along the way. Self catering boat hire in Cheshire gives you the freedom to do as you please. You can do all the cooking on board or you can stop
off at one of the many waterside pubs and have a fantastic meal and a refreshing drink. You will pass through towns such as Chester and Manchester and also through beautiful countryside.
Pass through winding tunnels and over aqueducts such as the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, which is one hundred and twenty two feet above the River Dee. This is a holiday for everyone to participate in and the whole family will have a fun and enjoyable time.