Great Canal Journeys

July 2018

India: Brahmaputra

3.0 4 x
Tim and Pru strike out for the rarely navigated Brahmaputra river in the far north of India, where they meet a community of monks and hitch a ride on an elephant

Series 8 Episode 4: Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal

3.0 1 x
Tim and Pru visit the famously beautiful Welsh canal with a haunted castle on route

Series 8 Episode 3: Rio Douro, Portugal

4.0 4 x
Tim and Pru voyage through the dramatic landscape of north-west Portugal, with deep locks, hilltop vineyards and some port in Porto

India: Kerala

3.3 5 x
Tim and Pru explore the extraordinary backwaters of Kerala, with spices, dancing and a visit to a temple

Marne-Rhine Canal

4.0 0 x
Tim and Pru travel past enchanted forests, fairy-tale castles and picturesque mountains and valleys, on a trip Alsace and Lorraine in France

The Norfolk Broads

3.5 0 x
Tim and Pru explore one of Britain's most ancient and picturesque waterways, discovering the area's unique way of life, its ruins, fens, marshes and woodlands
June 2018

The Crinan Canal

2.5 0 x
Tim and Pru island-hop their way through the Hebrides, visiting Tobermory, Iona, the Isle of Jura, and lastly the magical nine-mile Crinan canal

The Caledonian

4.0 2 x
Tim and Pru cross the Scottish Highlands on a sun-kissed voyage along the spectacular Caledonian Canal, a waterway that links the North Sea with the Atlantic

Bristol and North Devon

4.5 4 x
With Tim playing King Lear in Bristol, he and Prunella Scales tour the city and also some West Country waterways further afield, including Devon. They also take a paddle steamer.

The Leeds and Liverpool

3.0 0 x
Tim and Pru take another journey into their pasts, via the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, which celebrates its 200th anniversary in 2016
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