Auxerre port in Burgundy is located in the heart of this scenic medieval city where you can moor your boat and appreciate one of the best waterfronts in France, and also visit the local shops & restaurants.
The port offers full range of services to keep your boat in a good working condition: both short and long-term mooring is possible.
The waterfront at Auxerre is one of the highpoints of the French inland waterways. Medieval building of the 9th century such as Abbey and Gothic Cathedral create a beautiful scenery for this well-equipped port. It provides an extraordinary background to start or finish your cruise and has a large number of restaurants for all budget types. Auxerre is situated on the river Yonne and this lovely waterway has been used for centuries to transport goods to Paris. These days the only boats on the Yonne are pleasure craft cruising between the many beautiful and historical towns and villages along the river. Do not miss to visit towns such as Joigny, with its vineyards, Sens with its cathedral and Villeneuve-sur-Yonne with the remains of its Château. The Yonne is also the gateway to French capital and a two week cruise from Auxerre can take you directly into the heart of the Paris.