Click here for latest updates about Coronavirus and your holiday

The Grand Ring
Featured Routes

The Grand Ring from Aldermaston Wharf

Duration: 14 - 21 Nights
TOTAL LOCKS: 175
CRUISING TIME PER DAY: 6 - 9 HOURS (126 HOURS IN TOTAL)

Please inform us at the time of booking if you're doing this route. You're also required to show that you have a suitable amount of experience to undertake this route.

Maps & Guides for this routeN1, N7, G29, E2, E3

What to expect

During your trip, some highlights you can forward to are charming towns and cities such as Oxford, Banbury and Leighton Buzzard. However, to fully enjoy this route, we recommend ensuring that you have at least 2 weeks booked – as this will allow you to experience everything on the route in full.

The Thames River Licence is also included in the hire price from Aldermaston Wharf.

Browse our full selection of featured routes online now, or alternatively, get in touch with a member or our friendly team for more information.

Featured Boats

Featured Boats from Aldermaston Wharf, Berkshire

Two to Five berth Boats

Alvechurch Bunting

Max: 5 People

Length: 47ft

More Information
couple learning how to drive a canal boat
Alvechurch Weaver

Max: 4 People

Length: 47ft

More Information

Six to eight berth Boats

Alvechurch Dove

Max: 6 People

Length: 60ft

More Information
Alvechurch Eagle

Max: 7 People

Length: 66ft

More Information
Alvechurch Gull

Max: 6 People

Length: 66ft

More Information
Alvechurch Lark

Max: 6 People

Length: 66ft (63ft from Falkirk)

More Information
Alvechurch Thrush

Max: 6 People

Length: 66ft

More Information
Alvechurch Warbler

Max: 8 People

Length: 69ft

More Information
Alvechurch Woodpecker

Max: 8 People

Length: 60ft

More Information

Up to twelve berth Boats

Alvechurch Owl

Max: 10 People

Length: 70ft

More Information
Alvechurch Swan

Max: 12 People

Length: 70ft

More Information