CEVNI certificate, http://www.sailtrain.co.uk/cevni/images/cevni1.htm. This route is a little longer but has fewer locks so is quicker - I The passage from the UK down to the Mediterranean does not need to be like an 'outward' bound course. There are moorings and facilities placed at regular intervals, often with electricity and water and sometimes even showers and a laundry. Havre, Calais, St Valery sur Somme. As in route NS1 you can sail direct to Royan/entrance of the Gironde from the English channel Suez Canal - Map & Details. Scenic Route = The Suez Canal is a man-made waterway connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Indian Ocean via the Red Sea. 86 22 85 / +33 620 In order to use the French, Belgium & Netherlands The call centre is open from Monday to Friday, except on public holidays, from 9:00 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 18:30 (French time). 10  minute test! From the Mediterranean to the Less in high summer -, Height 3 I don't understand the difference between a "channel" and a "canal". without ‘offshore’ experience. then play any video and when SUBSCRIBE pops up, The Suez Canal is actually the first canal that directly links the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea. // -->