Located in the New Aquitaine region of France in the Charente department and lying on the shores just a few kilometres from the Atlantic, Cognac is a great destination for boating. Famous for its large production of the famous brandy from which it takes its name, the town has an impressive historical and cultural heritage. Between castles, century-old parks, historic distilleries and religious buildings, the town of Cognac has so many places to visit. But that's not all you can do with a boat rental in Cognac!
Hiring a boat in Cognac allows you to visit the town in a different way, being closer to nature and avoiding the tourist traps. From Cognac, get on board a unique cruise, with or without a boat licence, and set sail for the Atlantic Ocean or Angoulême! You will then understand why the region has been nicknamed "the country of 1000 rivers".
Discover river tourism by renting a barge and sail peacefully with friends or family through the beautiful towns of Saintes, Saint Justinien, Jarnac, Châteauneuf sur Charente, Angoulême and many others.
The price of a boat rental in Cognac is on average 189€ per day for boats that can accommodate from 3 to 10 people on board, that is to say approximately 19€ per person per day. The cost of a boat rental varies according to several criteria such as the size and date of construction of the boat, the duration of the rental, the seasonality and the owner.
You should also be aware that fuel is not included in the rental price and that you will have to pay extra if you wish to be accompanied by a captain on your private river cruise. Which boat can I hire in Cognac? As Cognac is located on the banks of the Charente River, barge hire is the best option for getting on board in Cognac. And did you know? When sailing on a river, a barge is considered a licensed boat as you don't need a boat licence to hire one! However, just a few kilometres away, you can go to Royan or La Rochelle where motorboats, RIBs, sailing boats and catamarans are available for hire from Click&Boat.
In Cognac, privately owned boats are available for hire. See other boats in the area.