Baťa Canal Cruise
Cross-border waterway ideal for a weekend cruise on a motor boat.
Route tracking: Skalica – Petrov – Veselí nad Moravou – Uherský Ostroh – Uherské Hradište – Otrokovice – Kroměříž
Recommendation: One-day trip suitable for children and seniors.
Length: <60 km
Baťa Canal is an excellent place for a one-day trip with your whole family, a romantic weekend with your partner, or barbeque with friends. Diversity is ensured by the cross-border location, connecting the Slovak and Moravian regions full of history, beautiful culture, and folklore.
The Baťa Canal cruise starts on the Slovak side in Skalica and ends in the Czech port Otrokovice. The route is about 60 km. The tourist cruise season starts on 5/2017.
Twelve rental agencies offer motor boats, big cruise ships, and houseboat stays. Your trip’s length depends on you. You can harbor your boat at many ports along the Canal. Thirteen canal locks and social events on the port are also big attractions.