Rental of electric boats without a NéoLys license

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Rental of electric boats without a NéoLys license

You have not yet tested this unique river activity in Hauts-de-France? Become a captain and discover the NéoLys, a futuristic and unusual boat that is piloted with a joystick and without a license! Adventures along the Lys river are yours thanks to this 100% electric nautical activity for a unique ecological experience! This fun and unique tourist product is accessible to everyone. So head for the Golden River for fun with family and friends, time for a stroll in the fresh air that will leave you with unforgettable memories! All summer sail from several river tourism towns!

Pilot an electric shuttle without a license

A 100% electric river shuttle!

Come and cast off on the Lys during the summer holidays and escape aboard our 100% electric boats . The NéoLys is a fun boat that can be piloted without a license and which will seduce you with its flying saucer look and its futuristic side. It is easily controlled using a joystick .

You start from the place dushore in Aire-sur-la-Lys, very close to the Beaudelle chapel, where other activities await you: canoe rental, paddles...

The OXOON NÉO, baptized NéoLys, is an attractive boat!


With its unique shape, sunshade and contemporary design, this unique nautical craft arouses curiosity and interest from the first glance. You will enjoy the intuitive piloting of this boat.


Dimensions - weight - motor: length = 2.55 m, width = 2.15 m, height with sun visor = 1.45 m. The electric version is new for 2018 and the NéoLys is the first delivered in mainland France.

The 3kW electric motor (48 V three-phase brushless in board with Nissan AESC technology lithium batteries) and its integrated waterproof charger make it an innovative and efficient electric boat incorporating the latest technologies of the 21st century.

Construction: French-made (LTS company in Mazères-France), it is made of composite materials (polyester resin reinforced with fiberglass - RTM technology). Some metal parts are made of stainless steel.

User-friendliness: its spacious bench easily accommodates three adults side by side for a fun leisure experience adapted to the river and the sea.

Safety: this nautical machine benefits from great stability. No protruding part, no accessible propeller. The NéoLys has a speed limited to 7 km / hour. Intuitive joystick control (with safety circuit breaker on the wrist) offers perfect precision and responsiveness. This boat is approved in category D for 3 passengers.

Sail all summer long from the various river stops on the Rivière d'Or!

The NéoLys will be available for hire during the summer holidays from 3 towns in the Vallée de la Lys. You can come and discover the different routes at:

MERVILLE (nautical stopover)

  • From June 29 to September 4, 2022
  • Wednesday to Sunday
  • 2:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
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AIRE-SUR-LA-LYS (Beaudelle chapel)

  • From July 1 to September 1, 2022
  • Monday to Sunday
  • 10h00-12h00 & 15h00-18h30
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BEUVRY (nautical base)

  • From July 1 to September 3, 2022
  • Monday to Saturday
  • 10h00-12h00 & 13h30-17h30
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Booking terms and general conditions of sale


Book your time slot directly online (see the "Reservation" tab) or on site and without prior reservation. For reservations made online, you need to arrive 15 minutes before the rental time. Please bring your proof of order (paper or digital version) with you.


Possibility to cancel and postpone a reservation (depending on the availability schedule) up to 48 hours in advance.


In the event of an orange alert, the rental will be canceled (possibility of postponing your reservation to a later date).


In case of cancellation on your part, no refund possible (possibility of postponing your reservation to a later date).


The NéoLys can accommodate on its bench up to 3 adults (or 2 adults and 2 children), for a maximum weight of 250 kg. It is possible to pilot it from 16 years old.


Life jackets provided for your safety (sizes: baby, child, XS to XXL). We decline all responsibility if you do not wear or remove your life jacket while sailing.


Each time slot (15min), exceeded by the navigation time initially planned, will be due in full.


In the event of damage to the boat, you will be asked to claim your civil liability.


In the event of loss of the fittings, you will be charged for this: key (€ 50), boat hook (€ 20), life jacket (€ 50 per vest), first aid kit and waterproof bag (€ 20).





Please bring tennis shoes, sneakers or neoprene slippers (heels prohibited on board for your safety).


Bathing in the Lys or the Beuvry canal is prohibited.


It is forbidden to come into contact with another boat or with the banks.

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Lys sans Frontières

For more than 17 years, Lys sans Frontières has been working for sustainable development and ecotourism in the Lys Valley. Actor tourist field, we have a privileged knowledge of our cross-border destination that we offer to enjoy over water, on foot, by bike, horseback or boat. By putting the « Cape where the river runs gold! » You will not only experience a unique and original experience but you will also contribute to the enhancement and preservation of our heritage.

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David R.


Parcours bien trip petit par rapport aux informations du site qui propose jusqu’à plus dnune heure de ballade. Informations sur place très succincte sur la pratique.

Published on 17/07/2022

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