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Club Saumurois de Canoe Kayak

1 rue Eric Tabarly, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 50 62 72
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Great Fun

I've done this several times with different distances. With small kids, the start near Villbernier... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
via mobile
really great trip - fantastic staff -minimal admin

This was such an easy trip to book and do - because of the great staff, turn up, get the kit, get... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2015
Keef M
Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 Jun 2016
“Great Fun”
30 Sep 2015
“really great trip - fantastic staff -minimal admin”
1 rue Eric Tabarly, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 50 62 72
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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I've done this several times with different distances. With small kids, the start near Villbernier is best but as ours got older we started in Montsoreau then further up river in La Chapelle sur Loire. Each time has been really enjoyable. Your are given barrels...More

2  Thank Cossy9
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This was such an easy trip to book and do - because of the great staff, turn up, get the kit, get delivered to the launch site in a nice MPV and paddle back along the lovely Loire. So good I took some friends there...More

2  Thank Keef M
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Used this facility a few weeks back. Booked a 1 hr trip. Were driven upstream and given paddle, life vest and map! Pushed off into water and didn't really need to do anything, just drift downstream with current! Lovely way to see the sights! Very...More

2  Thank David H
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Does what you would expect- staff fine, equipment fine, obviously not a challenging river. We did the three hour option.

1  Thank AndyCrossley
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

This is a well run and friendly English speaking set up that is easy to find in Saumur. We opted for the trip from Montsoreau which took a leisurely 3 hours. I can't recommend highly enough. The short drive by mini bus was fine and...More

2  Thank BerkshireStokie
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Club Saumurois de Canoe Kayak were extremely helpful. We had pre booked for Thursday but it rained so turned up Friday morning instead and were immediately driven to our drop off point, no waiting, just completed the insurance form, were fitted out with life jackets...More

2  Thank Siety M
Reviewed 27 August 2014

My daughter and nephew (both aged 15) went on this and thoroughly enjoyed it! They went from Montsoreau to Saumur and came back tired and wet. They would recommend it to others (but not sure they would choose to do it again - although would...More

Thank Creme-Bun
Reviewed 2 June 2014

The photos on the site put me off slightly, suggesting the water was rougher than you'd imagine and that you'd need wetsuits etc. In fact we enjoyed a very gentle two-and-a-half hour paddle from Montsoreau back to Saumur, lifejackets being the only gear provided apart...More

4  Thank Antony R
Reviewed 1 April 2013

4 of us hired canoes from here. Booked the day before no problem, the staff were very welcoming. A bus ride up river and we were soon set off. I took a waterproof camera but they do have containers if you want to store non...More

5  Thank chrisuHertford
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