Here you can check beautiful sailing routes in Leeuwarden. Sail along the hotspots in and around this lovely European Capital of Culture (2018). Simply explore the historical canals around the old city or get right through the vibrant city center. For longer adventures it’s also possible to discover the surroundings of Leeuwarden via the ‘Emmakade’ and the nostalgic ‘Bonkevaart’.
Sailing routes in Leeuwarden
(Please note! You are responsible to return your boat in time. Most of the time he next group will start their boat trip right after you. So please keep an eye on your watch!)
For short bookings (2 hours) we strongly suggest to stay in town. For instance, you can start you trip through the canals around the old town or sail through the city center. Sail by the iconic ‘Apotheek’ in the historical city centre or pass by numberous other monumental buildings (Leeuwarden has 617 national monuments!). Sail along the ‘Lange Pijp’ en pass by the statue of Mata Hari and the gorgeous ‘Stadswaag’.
Just near the Greenjoy harbours in the city center, you will find the city beach (‘Stadsstrand’). When you’ll pass by the city beach and continu the water way, you will enter the lovely nature area along the little river called ‘Potmarge’. This is really an oasis of peace and nature. This boat trip will take about 1,5 hours.
Hereunder you will find some nice sailing routes in and around Leeuwarden. Use the upper-left menu for more information about the particular trips.