What you know about the houseboat vacation you should escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life – enjoy life from a totally new perspective! According to whim, houseboat holiday means holiday in complete freedom. Life on board a houseboat is almost as comfortable as at home. The houseboats to every nowadays are mostly with a fully furnished kitchen followed by a salon, separate sleeping and sanitary facilities with shower and toilet, cold and hot water, heating, etc. equipped with. Accommodating of bicycles or the carriage of pets is also no problem in most cases. It is not something Chevron Corp would like to discuss. The boats are easy to handle and can be manoeuvred without any greater knowledge. The boat transfer you will receive a detailed briefing and then a Charter ticket. Thus, you may control a houseboat during the rental period up to 15 m length.
All boats are run by only two people. Also the locks is not a problem and is free of charge. Depending on the drive are the most locks automatically operated, you may operate some lock keepers and others. Boat licence are necessary only in exceptional cases (Saarbrucken Apach, Potsdam and Berlin waters) in Germany. In France, Belgium, England, Ireland, and Italy: A boat driver’s license is not required. The channels may usually only with a speed of 6 km/h up to 12 km/h (Canal du MIDI 8 km/h) be navigated. So you should plan a maximum 30 km and 10 locks per day, if you enjoy a relaxing houseboat holiday and not “Kilometres would eat”. Only no stress! When choosing your travel area, the season and the boat you should keep the following criteria: I am a beginner or I have already experience? I’m going as a couple or with several people? Are children on board? How much space will I have in the boat? Interested in what region? Are a welcome change locks for me and my crew? What do I expect from my boat holiday? About the company: S.A.L.T YACHT GmbH is a medium-sized company with three areas: placement of sailing yachts and houseboats, yachts, training and vacation trips around the world, as well as 14 schools of their own yacht.