Waytypes of the stage
The towpath of the Canal Latéral à la Loire, which has been fully equipped for cyclists and pedestrians, connects Decize to Fleury-sur-Loire and can be continued to Nevers (20.02 km). From Nevers, possible extension to the canal bridge of Guétin/Cuffy (12 km) and panorama of the Bec d'Allier.
Railway station - SNCF
TER (local services) Bourgogne Dijon > Decize > Nevers.
Decize: a pretty mariners’ town centred around a rocky island at the junction of the Loire and the Canal du Nivernais. Historic quarters, St Aré Church and covered market. River activities include trips on a traditional gabare Loire boat.
Tourist Information Centre
Decize : +33(0)3 86 25 27 23