2020 Planning

Planning
Summer
2020

 

Belgium and northern France

Summer 2020

Venlo to Flanders (Belgium)

For the summer of 2020, I plan a trip from my home port in the Netherlands via rivers and canals to the West and South of Belgium.
Note for visitors who have visited this page before: I have adapted this route on 02.26. and the sections rearranged.

Summer 2020      section 1

Venlo - Ghent

June 25 to July 3  - ca. one week
Distance 342 km;  43 engine hours; 8
locks

Summer 2020      section 2

Ghent - Lille - Ghent

July 6  to July 29 
Distance 450 km; 76 engine hours; 61 locks

sorry, no more free space for guests

Summer 2020      section 3

Ghent - Brussels
with ship lift and inclined plan

Augustus 1 to Augustus 9

Distance 190 km; 34 engine hours; 14 locks; 1 ship-lift (74m !)

Summer 2020      section 4

Brussels - Venlo

August 11 to August 17 - 1 weeks
Distance 244 km; 36 engine hours; 14 locks

Summer 2020

Venlo - Flanders

I split the route into 4 sections.

On sections 1 and 2 and 3 and 4 I have space on board to take guests.

If you are interested click and send me an email.