Navigate the river Yonne and Canal du Nivernais aboard your very own private river yacht. Up to six passengers.

Enjoy a private boat cruise along one of the most picturesque river and canal routes in France. Based in Auxerre, Burgundy, it is the perfect day away. We have standard options but can arrange bespoke cruises to perfectly match your own requirements. Each option includes morning reception, delicious gourmet lunch prepared by our very own cordon-bleu chef, complimented with Premier-cru wine.

The Randle day charter

9am Embarkation at the Randle moored on the quay in the centre of historic Auxerre. Enjoy coffee and croissants as the Captain and crew prepare for departure. Depart for a river and canal cruise downstream along the meandering and picturesque Yonne, or upstream along the tranquil and beautiful Canal du Nivernais.

Enjoy lunch aboard prepared by our very own gourmet chef, Gael Robertson.

Goats cheese and chive soufflé, warm puy lentil salad with walnuts and shallots

Feuilleté of Asparagus with Hollandaise Sauce

Mixed salad leaves with smoked duck breast, foie gras, walnuts & peas 

Main Courses
Confit of Duck Dauphinoise Potatoes & seasonal vegeables

Quiche lorraine, red cabbage salad with Roquefort & walnuts, marinated aubergines with peppers capers & olives

Pan fried Seabass with a panaché of seafood  

Cheese Courses 

A selection of local cheeses, Époisses, Délice de Bourgogne, Comté.


 Molten chocolate cake, or Cream Brulee, or seasonal fruit tart & ice-cream.

Coffee, tea infusions and soft drinks served throughout the day.

After Lunch the Randle continues on its journey arriving back in Auxerre around 5pm.

Day Charter the Randle 1500 Euro
Lunch supplement including wine and beverages, 85 Euro per person.

We care about our guest’s wishes, please enquire for vegetarian, gluten free, and tailor made options.