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Montbard Base Details

GPS :
N 47°58'52.27 E 03°23'26.60

STARTING OUT FORMALITIES :
Departure Days from 2pm and 6pm. 

BOARDING :
as soon as the boat is ready

ACCESS :
By motorway :

A6 - E15 / E60 exit 23 Bierre lès Semur, then follow D980 until Montbard (24 km). In Montbard, take the first exit at the roundabout and follow Avenue Marechal Leclerc until the bridge. After the bridge, turn left on Rue Carnot. After 300 m, you will arrive at the base

By rail :
TGV Station, (1 km)

By air :
Paris-Orly aiport (260 km)
Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport (300 km)

PARKING :
public parking (free)
Individual boxes - closed (situated approx. 2 km from the base): € 50 per week. You will drive your vehicle into the box, the owner will drive you back to the base. On return, we will take you to the box. This service is only available for out and back cruises from Montbard.
HOTELS:
Hôtel-Restaurant de l’Ecu *** tel: 03 80 92 11 66 - Fax: 03 80 92 14 13
Hôtel de la Gare tel: 03 80 92 02 12 - Fax: 03 80 92 41 72
Hôtel-Restaurant le Marronnier (Buffon, 5 km) tel: 03 80 92 33 65 - Fax: 03 80 92 42 22
WATERWAYS:
The locks on the Canal de Bourgogne are manual. They are open daily from 9 am to 12 pm and from 1 pm to 7 pm. The locks are closed on 1st May and the 14th July. There are lock keepers on most of the locks.
RESTAURANTS :
Hôtel-Restaurant de l’Ecu *** tel: 03 80 92 11 66 - Fax: 03 80 92 14 13
Le Buffon tel: 03 80 92 36 57 - Fax: 03 80 92 23 56
Le Lorenzo, tel: 03 80 92 14 39
Hôtel-Restaurant le Marronnier (Buffon, 5 km) tel: 03 80 92 33 65 - Fax: 03 80 92 42 22
SHOPS:
All shops, closed on sunday afternoon
Markets: In Montbard on Friday morning; July and August: Market on tuesday evening from 5 to 8pm
TAXIS :
Montbard Taxi, tel: 06 08 82 20 61
Auxois Taxi, tel: 03 80 89 09 16
LOCABOAT SERVICES :
WC and Shower according to the opening hours of the base.
TOURIST OFFICE :
Place Henri Vincelot, tel.: 03 80 92 53 81
www.ot-montbard.fr
GASTRONOMIC SPECIALTIES :
Boeuf Bourguignon, snails, oeufs en meurette,
Local drinks :The wines of the Auxois.
FISHING :
Fishing license obligatory, on sale at the Boutique la Rivière Sauvage, 49 rue d'Abrantès
TO SEE :
The Buffon Museum site (park, Buffon museum anf museum of fine arts in summer), the abbey of Fontenay (UNESCO world heritage) in Marmagne (6 km), The forge of Buffon in Buffon (5 km)
 

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