Belgium » Albertkanaal | Belgium
Albertkananaal; the short link from Antwerp to Liège at the Belgium border and River Maas.
Albertkanaal | Belgium: Characteristics & Overview
Rating of waterway
|Length of waterway:||113 km|
|Max. depth:||3.60||Max. headroom:||6.70|
|Degree of difficulty:||Some experience is an advantage|
|Requirements:||Boating license essential|
|Character of waterway:||no rating|
|Profile of waterway:||Commercial traffic and tourism|
Waterway has access to:Kanaal van Bocholt naar Herentals | Belgium
Maas (Meuse) River | Belgium
Rupel River / Canal Beneden Nete / Netekanaal | Belgium
This is the longest waterway of Belgium and connects the areas of Liège, Limburg and Antwerp. It connects the industrial area of Liège with the sea port of Antwerp and is thus a canal which is strongly used by big cargo ships.