Belgium » Kanaal Dessel-Turnhout-Schoten | Belgium

Kanaal Dessel-Turnhhout-Schoten has rural surroundings and runs through moorlands as far as one can see. It is a very charming detour in the north of Albertkanaal.

Kanaal Dessel-Turnhout-Schoten | Belgium: Characteristics & Overview

Rating of waterway

Length of waterway: 63 km
Max. depth: 1.90
Max. headroom: 5.20
Degree of difficulty: For beginners (few locks)
Requirements: Boating license essential
Character of waterway: back to nature, old waterway, to be rediscovered
Profile of waterway: Commercial traffic and tourism
Facilities groundside: Sufficiant

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Kanaal Dessel-Turnhut-Schoten in the province of Antwerp is a real highlight for friends of nature bringing enough time with them. Moorlands as far as the eye can catch. The canal starts at Dessel at the Kanaal Bocholt-Herentals and turns back into the Albertkanaal at Schoten, east of Antwerp.