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Bateau de la Baie de Somme

Quai Perree, 80230, Saint-Valery-sur-Somme, France
+33 3 22 60 74 68
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Excellent and informative

We had a lovely trip in the evening sunshine to Le Hourdel and back from the port at St Valery... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Accessible and great trip

After the disappointment of the train was thrilled that the boat was wheelchair accessible. Saw... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
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Les Bateaux de la Baie offers a commented discovery of the Bay of Somme aboard these CDT Charcot III and IV boats, departing from St Valery almost all the year, and Crotoy from April to September.We also organize discovery treap of the Bay of Somme and watching seals aboard a semi-rigid 12-seater.The departure times are subject to the tide and are therefore different every day
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  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seals” (4 reviews)
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Quai Perree, 80230, Saint-Valery-sur-Somme, France
+33 3 22 60 74 68
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a lovely trip in the evening sunshine to Le Hourdel and back from the port at St Valery, lots of entertaining information from Le Capitain on the tides, the buildings and the wildlife of he Baie de Somme. The trip was very child-friendly,...More

3  Thank SilverSurferLondon
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

After the disappointment of the train was thrilled that the boat was wheelchair accessible. Saw many different sea birds and the seal several times. Good views of the town from the water. Commentary is in French but if you understand a few words then at...More

Thank HMTcassie
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We took a 90 minute trip around the bay on a glorious afternoon. Saw Cormorants and every so often a seal would pop it's head out to look at us. We returned 4 days later to go on the Seal Rib ride at 6.45pm, also...More

2  Thank GibbsJ
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Full two hour tour of the Baie de Somme's estuary on board Commandant Charcot III. No seals that day but beautiful sights, sail boats, Le Crotoy village from far and a first for us: to witness visually the separation line between salt water and fresh...More

Thank JPGG
Reviewed 22 September 2014

There are two boats which take a quick tour (45 minutes) around the bay - Commandant Charcot III and IV. They take turns - we were in the smaller Charcot IV, one decker. (I don't know what happened to I and II). Starting from the...More

2  Thank jacw2000
Reviewed 21 May 2014

Went on this boat trip on 17th May as part of a tour of Bain de Somme. Weather was glorious which was its saving grace! Left late as captain wasn't aboard and there was no safety information given in English. There were no facilities to...More

3  Thank Dogowner88
Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

Lovely trip out to the end of the estuary & back (40 mins, €12 & 8). The company does a combined ticket to Crotoy, boat out & steam train back which we would've taken if we hadn't done the same trip by train a few...More

Thank jamiek35
Reviewed 8 April 2013

No seal lions but the kids had fun. Didn't like paying 50 euro for 2 adults and 2 kids but fun anyway

Thank Kathryn B
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