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Canal Holidays in the UK

  • 1Enjoy a canal cruise through scenic countryside
  • 2Locks take your boat up and down hills
  • 4Moor at a canalside pub
  • 5See the Falkirk Wheel - a new waterways wonder
  • 7Travel through the centre of cities
  • 8See the setting sun from a peaceful canal
  • 9 Have an energetic day going up or down the Caen Hill locks
  • 10 Tunnels are an exciting part of canal cruises
  • 11 Take your floating hotel to central London
  • 12 Lift bridges are a feature of some canal routes
  • 9 Descend a staircase set of locks
  • 11 Sail across valleys on an aqueduct

Holidays in the UK offers the best selection of UK canal boat holidays - all at the best prices!

Cruise through scenic countryside

Check out our canal map to see all the canals, routes and canal boat hire bases or read our guide to canal routes to work out where you would like to go. If you're not sure what sort of canal narrowboat you require, take a look at our guide to choosing your canal boat for more information.

Use our UK canal boat availability search to find your ideal narrowboat holiday and search for a boat by size, route, area and date. With online availability for the widest choice of canal boat holidays in the UK, there's a boat for everyone.

Either book your chosen boat online using our advanced secure booking systems, or call us for advice. Our friendly, knowledgeable team are here to help.

Holidays in the UK - your one-stop shop for UK canal boat hire!

Going through a lock Travel through canal tunnels
Holidays in the UK, Bowers Wharf, Skipton, BD23 2PD