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Les Bateliers des Gorges du Tarn

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Wonderful way to view the Gorges du Tarn

Driving the Gorges du Tarn is so beautiful, but riding down the river makes it very special. From... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Boat ride through stunning scenery

Our second time on this boat trip from La Marlene. An hour floating downstream under the guidance... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Tarporley, United Kingdom
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Visit the Gorges du Tarn with a boatman for a guided tour of a natural site. It's a bit like an exhibition or a museum in the sun where a rare moment in an exceptional setting can be shared. In the most beautiful part of Gorges du Tarn, in the...more
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Le Pont, 48210 La Malene, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Driving the Gorges du Tarn is so beautiful, but riding down the river makes it very special. From their base in la Malene, it is about a 1 hour boat trip down the river and shuttle back. Our guide Gilles provided an interesting commentary as...More

Thank jimfromohiousa
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Our second time on this boat trip from La Marlene. An hour floating downstream under the guidance of our excellent English speaking boatman Thomas. The scenery is outstanding and some of it can only been from the river. A great way to experience the delights...More

Thank alanvh
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We missed this trip when were here two years ago but succeeded this time. Gilles was our English speaking boatman who was both interesting and amusing. The boat takes about six passengers and takes about an hour through high cliffs and truly beautiful scenery. This...More

Thank Donasdhu
Reviewed 29 June 2018

A very easy option for seeing the most spectacular part of the gorge from the water. The boat takes a maximum of six people for 45 minutes downstream. The boat driver gives an excellent commentary on the scenery and wildlife you pass by. The commentary...More

Thank LeatherheadTraveller
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Our family of four and two friends and a dog enjoyed a great trip through the gorge of the river Tarn. Even with the relatively low water level they accommodated our party of six. This posed some challenges to our boatman, but he managed just...More

Thank Nikki_2_0_1_7_4real
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We were so lucky to find this place. The setting was picturesque, the owners were helpful and kind, and the hotel was perfect. Loved it. Recommend to all - families with kids and anyone going to gorge!

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Having traveled a few French rivers by canoe we decided to let Olivier the boatman take the strain. What a lovely change and perfect we to see this area of du tarn. Olivier could give English commentary which was very good. Scenery spectacular plenty of...More

Thank YoungGordon
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Relaxing boat tour admiring the beautiful gorge. You'll pass one very small village on the route. Price of 22euro per person includes shuttle back. Takes just over an hour to complete.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This is a wonderful thing to do while visiting the Tarn Valley. So peaceful, tranquil and amazing things to see. The route is 8km long, and you are brought back by mimi bus. Only downside, our guide did not speak English, we could make out...More

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We came to La Malene to do this boat trip and it was well worth the trip. The scenery is amazing and the boat ride is quiet and a unique experience in this spectacular natural forests.

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2 March 2015|
Response from eric p | Property representative |
Bonjour il existe une route pour arriver prés de la rivière .Il est aussi possible de garer la voiture a 20 mètres du départ du bateau .Je reste a votre disposition Cordialement
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