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Gayton Hire Base

The Grand Union Canal takes a most diverse route from Birmingham to London through some beautiful countryside that would never be appreciated from the M40! Great for short breaks as well as being situated on the 2 to 3 week 'Grand Ring' route via London.

narrowboat holidays on th e Grand Union CanalGreat Linford & Return

3 nights, 15 hours cruising, 16 locks

Locks, tunnels and the excellent Stoke Bruerne Canal Museum - all in a weekend.

Napton & Return

4 nights, 19 hours cruising, 26 locks

A mix of the busy Grand Union Canal and stretches of rural lock free peace.


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Aylesbury & Return

7 to 11 nights, 44 hours cruising, 82 locks

Over the Chiltern Hills with lots of canal history to take in and enjoy.

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"Milton Keynes was a real surprise. It makes the most of the canal with some lovely parkland rather than turning its back on it."
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