Boat trips to the hydraulic lifts of Centre Canal

This trip gives an insight into the life of bargees, by passing hydraulic lifts and seeing the turning of lift bridges worked by bridgemen or lock-keepers. The trips on lifts nos 2 and 3 show how they work. The return journey by small tourist train along the towpath enables to see the lifts from the outside.

Useful information

Address:

Rue Raymond-Cordier 50, 7070 Thieu

Phone:

+32 78 05 90 59

Price:

14.25 €

Opening hours

tours Apr-last weekend Oct daily at 10am and 2pm - duration 2hrs-2hr30 round trip (return by tourist train) - booking recommended

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