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Scey-sur-Saône

Burgundy Saône (Penichette)

Scey-sur Saône Locaboat base
Port de Plaisance
Barrage Saint Albin
FR - 70360 Scey-sur Saône

Starting out formalities
Departure days between 2 and 6 pm.

Boarding
As soon as the boat is ready.

Travel information

by motorway
A31 - E21 exit 7 Langres : 66 km ( N19 D3 )
A36 - E60 exit 11 Belfort station: 79 km ( N19 D23 )
A36 - E60 exit 4 Besançon centre : 49 km ( N57 D3 )
Michelin map n° 66, www.viamichelin.com
I.G.N. map n° 104 109, www.ign.fr
Green Guide Michelin Jura

by rail
Vesoul regional station (21 km), www.sncf.fr

by plane
Bâle-Mulhouse airport (150 km), www.euroairport.com

Parking
under cover, not guarded, 42 € / week; enclosed, not guarded, 28 € / week. Please reserve in advance since there is a limited number of places.

Car hire
Avis: Vesoul (20 km) tel .: 03 84 76 18 48, www.avis.com
Europcar : Vesoul (20 km) tel .: 03 84 75 64 22, www.europcar.com
Hertz: Besançon (53 km) tel .: 03 81 41 99 29, www.hertz.com

Hotels
Hotel des Voyageurs ( Port-sur-Saône 7km ) tel .: 03 84 91 52 30 - Fax : 03 84 91 55 91
Hotel du Balcon ( Combeaufontaine 8km ) tel .: 03 84 92 11 13 - Fax : 03 84 92 15 89

Bed and breakfast
Booking office tel .: 03 84 97 10 70 - Fax: 03 84 97 10 83

Restaurants
du Chanois tel .: 03 84 68 86 75
des Deux Ports tel .: 03 84 92 76 14
du Balcon ( Combeaufontaine 8km ) tel .: 03 84 92 11 13
La Pomme d’Or (Port sur Saône 7 km) tel .: 03 84 91 52 66
Le Château de Vauchoux *** reservation essential (5 km) tel .: 03 84 91 54 37
Bar-Restaurant l’Oranger ( Traves ) tel .: 03 84 92 78 74

Banks
No bank in Scey-sur-Saône ; ATM at the supermaket „SHOPI“

Post office
At Scey-sur-Saône closed Saturday afternoons and Sunday.

Shops
At Scey-sur-Saône closed Sunday afternoon.

Markets
At Vesoul (20 km) Thursday and Saturday mornings.

Taxis
Société Vésulienne de Taxis tel .: 03 84 68 61 62 or 06 07 68 54 76

Tourist office
At Vesoul (20 km) tel .: 03 84 97 10 85 - Fax 03 84 97 10 84
At Scey sur Saone 03 84 68 89 04, www.haute-saone-tourisme.com (fishing licences on sale)

Locks
Petite Saône (between Corre and St. Symphorien ):  Automatic Locks (with lock keeper in the season) open 9 am to 12.30 pm and 1.30-7 pm, closed on 1st May and 1st November. 
Canal des Vosges :  Automatic locks, open 9am-6pm , closed on 1st May and 1st November. From Fontenoy manual locks with lock keeper. 
On the Saône it is obligatory to wear life jackets when passing the big locks. 

Services at the base
WC / shower during the opening hours of the base, picnic area.

Gastronomic specialities
Rillettes comtoises , Pochouse , Cancoillotte , Comté , Griottines de Fougerolles , honey…

Local drinks
Wines from Champlitte , from Charcenne and Jura ,water from Contrexéville and Vittel .

Fishing
Zander , pike, catfish, trout. Fishing licence on sale at the tourist office at Scey sur Saone .

To see
Old houses, XVIII century church, fountains and wash houses, calvaires , Costume museum, The magicians of the Verre de Passavant la Rochère , the tunnel at Saint Albin .