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Saint-Léger-sur-Dheune

Burgundy Saône (Penichette)

Saint-Léger Locaboat base
Rue du Port
F-71510 Saint-Léger-sur-Dheune

Starting out formalities
departure days between 2 and 6 pm.

Boarding
as soon as the boat is ready.

Access

by motorway
A6 exit 24.1 Beaune , direction Chagny , Santenay D974
A6 exit 25 Chalons-sur-Saône Nord , direction Autun , Mercurey
Michelin maps N° 243, www.viamichelin.com
IGN maps N° 109, www.ign.fr
Green Guide Michelin Bourgogne Morvan

by rail
Saint Léger sur Dheune regional station (2 km), www.sncf.fr
TGV station Le Creusot-Montchanin (17 km)

by plane
Lyon St-Exupéry airport (166 km)

Parking
under cover, not guarded, 42 € / week; enclosed, not guarded, 28 € / week

Car hire
ABSL ( Chalon / Saône  23 km) tél .: 03 85 41 62 28 
Europcar ( Chalon / Saône ) tel .: 03 85 48 50 52, www.europcar.com
Sixt ( Chalon sur Saône  23 km) tél .: 08 20 00 74 98 
ADA ( Autun ) tel .: 03 85 86 87 36

Hotels
L’Amiral ( Saint-Léger-sur-Dheune ) tel .: 03 85 45 33 87
Les Trois Maures (at Couches), open on Sunday nights tel .: 03 85 49 63 93
Le château de Bellecroix (Chagny) tel.: 03 85 87 13 86

Bed and breakfast
La Messalière , tel .: 03 85 45 35 75 - Fax : 03 85 45 40 96
Le Petit Dennevy , 71510 Dennevy tel .: 03 85 45 48 96,email : lepetitdennevy@yahoo.fr

Restaurants
L’Amiral ( Saint-Léger-sur Dheune ) tel .: 03 85 45 33 87
Au P’tit Kir (Saint Léger ) tel .: 03 85 45 46 80
L’Escale (Remigny 13 km) tel.: 03 85 87 07 03
Le Terroir (Santenay 12 km) tel.: 03 80 20 63 47

Banks
Tuesday to Saturday from 8.45 to 12 am; Saturday afternoons from 1.30 to 4 pm.

Post office
Monday to Friday, 9 to 12am and 2 to 5pm ; Saturday from 8.30 to 11.30 am.

Shops
closed Sunday and Monday, food shop open from Monday 3pm to Sunday morning.

Markets
At Saint-Léger-sur-Dheune on Tuesday mornings.

Taxis
Taxi de Fontaines tel .: 03 85 91 49 60
Taxi Badie at Chagny tel .: 03 85 87 10 76
Taxi JD, Mercurey tel .: 06 12 54 87 81

Tourist office
At Chagny tel .: 03 85 87 25 95 - Fax : 03 85 87 14 44, ot.chagny-bourgogne@wanadoo.fr

Locks
The locks on the Canal du centre and the Seille are open daily from 8.30am to 6.30pm. Manual and automatic locks, generally with lock keepers. On the Saône : daily 6am-7pm . All the locks are closed on the 1st of May, 01.11 and 11.11.

Locally
WC and shower according to the opening hours of the base, phone box.

Gastronomic specialities
Confitures au “ Pêché Sucré

Local drinks
wines of Santenay , Rully ,Mercurey, Givry,wine-tasting at Chagny

Fishing
Fishing licence obligatory. Available at the base.

To see
at Couches: castle of Marguerite de Bourgogne , house of Templiers
at Santenay : roman camp of Chassey-le–Camp
at Mellecey : castle of Germolles
at Ecuisses : site of 7 locks, Canal Museum
at Blanzy : museum of Mines
at Montceau les Mines: museum of Fossils