Rhine River Map Below is a map showing the cities you might see on a Rhine river cruise. Population of Rhône. PK 1.5    Bridge (du Théâtre), tramway lines B & C The fall varies between 6.70m (Vaugris) and 22m (Donzère-Mondragon). The fully equipped 420-berth port de plaisance has a boatyard with travel-lift, fuel, etc. PK 208.2    Marcoule nuclear power station, r/b Villeneuve was the location for 15 cardinals’ palaces. PK 103.0    Canal leaves river Isère (outlet weir, r/b) Choice of several boulangeries within walking distance, and a big Intermarché supermarket, if you turn left off the pontoon and walk for about 1 kilometre. PK 105.7    Lock 76, bridge (D5) The new lock on the Neuf-Breisach link canal measures 40 by 6.00m. This map series, in Latin, French, German and Italian, was created with Euratlas Periodis Expert and shows also the dependent states, that is Show dependencies mode. Was the deepest lock in Europe, possibly the world’s best known. Quite an experience for a small boat. PK 144.0    End of diversion canal Rhône, Petit-Rhône, and Haut-Rhône guides, with maps, detailed plans and information on places, moorings and facilities by the author of Inland Waterways of France, Imray Navigation details for 80 French rivers and canals (French waterways website section) Travel, Your Way. PK 235.1    End of diversion canal Map of the Rhine-Rhône Area at the beginning of the year 1600. 19 Day River Cruise Amsterdam to Nice. PK 323.2    Junction with Canal maritime Saint-Louis, end of navigation in the Rhône. Channel improvement works between 1885 and 1905 increased the low-water navigable draught to 1.60m, but the upstream hauls were still challenging for boatmen. Rhine River Map Of Europe European Rivers Rivers Of Europe Map Of Rivers In Europe. Its waters flow past some of the country’s most significant historic landmarks, some dating back to Roman times. Very smooth and very easy. Welcoming Capitainerie. As the picture below shows, these five rivers - Rhine, Rhône, Reuss, Ticino, Aare - form a remarkable cluster. PK 26.4    Motorway bridge (A7) PK 170.7    Entrance to Donzère-Mondragon diversion canal, l/b From Montbéliard to Besançon, cruise through lush landscapes and breathtaking sceneries along the valley of the Doubs. PK 19.7    Fertiliser factory, l/b The facility is run by former fighter pilot Olivier Pallier, who is helpful and friendly. The network is formed by the river Ill, a tributary of the Rhine, navigable over a length of nearly 13km from the junction with the Canal de la Marne au Rhin (PK 312) at the European Parliament building in Strasbourg, through the city and the Alsace plain to Ostwald. PK 11.3    Bridge (Pont de la Forêt Noire) PK 0.8    Road bridge (N100, Pont de l’Europe) Depth on the bank side of the pontoon goes down to 1.50m. Up to 20% discounts for private charter or book by cabin luxury cruises, Save 5% to 50% per week on boats and destinations throughout France, Up to 20% off high-quality fleet cruises on the major rivers of France. Map Of Tauck Rhone River Cruise Through France South Of. For convenience, they need to be considered as a single regional network. Inland Waterways of France– 310 pages : 8th Edition : 2010 –The comprehensive Imray book (click lefthand) ‘Inland Waterways of France’ and its accompanying map (click righthand) cover all the rivers and canals of France in full descriptive detail. There are two locks on the river Ill, A and B, one on each of the alternative routes through Strasbourg. Map of the Rhone river Below is a map of the Rhone river from source to sea with some of the Rhone's tributaries. The longest river in France is the Loire, which flows from the south to the north and then east into the Atlantic ocean. Europe has more navigable rivers than any other region in the world and therefore offers the most diverse cultures along its riverbanks on Earth. Open map popup View Destinations. The information published here results from more than ten years personal experience cruising the waterways from north to south and east to west. PK 11.8    Bridge (Pont de la Dordogne) 900 x 900 jpeg 58kB. PK 125.4    Lock 83, bridge PK 5.0    Motorway bridge (A7) PK 9.0    Barrage Vauban (part of former fortifications), 13 arches, navigation through l/b arch See Map. https://www.google.com/mymaps/viewer?mid=1lWzcfiGxQDpl-UnIjESsn6qG5ek Strasbourg turn left, while on the other (north) side of the canal are La Robertsau weir and lock C of the river Ill, for works craft only. en.wikipedia.org. Discover authentic … PK 132.4    Railway bridge PK 115.4    Crossing of Ill flood diversion canal on the level, junction with Erstein branch. As you can see by the Rhone River map, the river makes its way through Provence and the heart of French wine country before flowing into the Mediterranean near Marseilles. PK 40.7    Les Roches-de-Condrieu port de plaisance l/b, in a sheltered backwater r/b, 220 berths, night €18, fuel, water, electricity, showers, crane on request, slipway, restaurant. The restoration of this branch was proposed in a 2006 study, but not approved. The system of connections made by the Rhône downstream of Avignon was completely altered by the canalisation works. Rhine & Rhône Revealed with 1 Night in Marseille. The PK are continued accordingly. www.cruise.co.uk. In practice, private boats are allowed to cruise through the Petite-France, but downstream only, thus using Lock A in the opposite direction to the incessant traffic of trip-boats, which systematically do the ring clockwise. It would be possible to moor along this commercial quay. The layout is such that the entrance is in many cases not clearly visible until the last few hundred metres. PK 14.0    Bridge (D9), Muntzenheim 600m south The route description gives these distances, since they are visible on the banks. 350 x 329 jpeg 129kB. PK 1.0    Bridge (du Faubourg de Pierre) Map of the Rhône Valley wine region in France. Relatively low bridges have red and white gauges on the piers, the same indication being given by stakes situated a short distance upstream and downstream of the bridges. PK 9.1    Junction with Canal des Faux Remparts, l/b, Quartier des Moulins, take l/b channel, bridge  (Ponts Couverts) The channel is marked in places by red-and-white buoys or stakes on the right-bank side and (more rarely) by black-and-white markers on the left-bank side. PK 0.25   Bridge (National), tramway lines B & C (for reference, available only to official trip boats) PK 13.1    Bridge Authority – VNF – Direction interrégionale Saône-Rhône Méditerranée Subdivision Rhône et Alpes: – 3 place Antonin-Perrin, 69007 Lyon (PK 0-116), – 1 quai de la Gare, 13200 Arles (PK 116-310), PK 0.7    Lyon-La Mulatière, confluence with Saône (tip of peninsula, roughly level with former lock of La Mulatière, r/b). A few shops and boulangeries. PK 112.6    Main road bridge (D96/D534n) Rhine & Rhône Revealed – Southbound includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more. PK 40.7    Condrieu suspension bridge This 15-day river cruise includes city tours of Lyon, Amsterdam and Strasbourg. The immediately neighbouring hamlet of Glun (15-20mins walk across the barrage) is highly picturesque. PK 10.2    Bridge (Pont du Corbeau) Starting at $6,598. PK 212.5    Entrance to Caderousse diversion canal, l/b In short, there are two ‘regional’ systems based on the same original canal, but severed until further notice, much to the consternation of the mayor of Colmar and the Chamber of Commerce, who rightly see great potential for developing waterway tourism with the rest of Alsace and Lorraine. PK 283.6    Junction with Canal d’Arles à Fos, l/b. Viviers is magic. PK 0.35   Bridge (Kuss) Explore by boat, barge or ship – what are the differences? PK 192.5    Railway viaduct (through route Lyon-Marseille) PK 82.7    Entrance to Saint-Vallier diversion canal, l/b PK 8.1    Bridge PK 2.1    Bridge Headroom – The minimum air draught is 7m above the highest navigable water level, subject to variations dictated by the operating requirements of the power stations. PK 1.2    Bridge (de la Fonderie) As you can see by the Rhone River map, the river makes its way through Provence and the heart of French wine country before flowing into the Mediterranean near Marseilles. River Cruises The River Cruise Lady. and this is where the port de plaisance once was – it was swept away during the winter of 2002/3 and has not been reinstated. PK 108.3    Obenheim bridge, village 1 km r/b Navigation alternates between wide deep river sections and 11 diversion canals, and bears no resemblance to that immortalised by Bernard Clavel in Lord of the River. PK 4.4    Gelatine factory and quay r/b, entrance to Gerig lake l/b Good long pontoon, close to Vaugris écluse, but the water and electricity points are not connected. PK 73.1    Confluence of Cance, r/b PK 9.5    Bridge (Pont Saint-Martin) All normal services, pontoons on the river. Rhine, Rhône, and Seine river basins and their drainage networkEncyclopædia Britannica, Inc. They all originate in the center of Switzerland's alps. Large commercial vessels now reach the port of Fos through the high-capacity Canal du Rhône à Fos, entered from the Rhône just upstream of Barcarin ferry, but this route is not open to boats, which continue to use the existing link through Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhône. Amazingly big to be inside, at the bottom, like a concrete cathedral with the roof off. PK 4.3    Outlet in Gulf of Fos (navigation extended into the gulf by a dredged channel protected by a break­water over a further length of 2 km. Even in summer the strong downstream current here has to be respected. PK 98.2    Lock (Rhin), bridge, VHF 18 Tournon and Tain l’Hermitage (on the east bank) are interesting large villages, well worth visiting. PK 102.5    Junction with currently disused section of the canal towards Colmar l/b. As you can see by the Rhone River map, the river makes its way through Provence and the heart of French wine country before flowing into the Mediterranean near Marseilles. Pending completion of this project, the Colmar access route is described separately, with its own PK starting from the Rhine, and breaking down into three sections: first the 6km Neuf-Brisach link canal, built as part of the upper Rhine development works, then a 3km length of the former canal maintained for navigation, finally the original branch of the Canal du Rhône au Rhin, 13km long. Map Institute For The Study Of The Ancient World. Do not pass between the marker buoys outside, which identify a submerged training wall; enter from upstream or downstream. Rhine, Rhône, and Seine river basins and their drainage network Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. VNF – Direction territoriale Strasbourg, PK 0.0    Illkirch-Graffenstaden weir, limit of navigation (for small craft only) PK 119.0    Quay r/b, Notre Dame-du-Chêne chapel Similarly, on the left bank, the Canal d’Arles à Fos (formerly the Canal de Marseille au Rhône) has lost its former rôle as the through route to the Gulf of Fos and the Marseille region. My thanks to Lüftner Cruises who hosted our Rhine River Cruise – Lüftner Cruises specialise in European river cruises on the Rhine, Danube, Rhône and other destinations in Europe, with personal service and Austrian hospitality. Find a Cruise / Tour Agent Portal Brochures Manage Booking River Cruises Destinations. PK 111.3    Gerstheim quay r/b, no services, village 1200m r/b Draught – The minimum depth is 3.20m (guaranteed 20m from the channel marker buoys or the diversion canal banks). PK 21.5    Footbridge On the upper reaches, headroom is reduced to 3.15m (2.60m above highest navigable water level). A variety of shops. 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