Weekend sailing IJsselmeer

Enjoy historic harbours and beautiful panoramas

Weekend sailing IJsselmeer

On Friday evening you will board the ship, from 19.00 hours. The ship will be waiting for you in Enkhuizen harbour. You can enjoy your evening on board, or use the opportunity to take an evening walk through this beautiful , historical town. On Saturday morning, you will depart for a sailing trip on Lake IJssel and travel to Lemmer, one of the most well-known water sports areas in the province of Friesland. After this enjoyable sailing trip you will have plenty of opportunity to explore the port. Passengers must make their own arrangements for dinner on Saturday evening. Lemmer offers plenty of nice restaurants. You will spend the night on board the ship. After breakfast, the ship will cast off and you will be able to enjoy the wind in the sails. During the day we will moor in another port, whereby you will have the opportunatiy to stretch your legs. The ship will then set sail for Enkhuizen, and you can enjoy the wonderful view of the Dutch waterscape.

It's also possible to sail a weekend from Harlingen.

Weekend sailing IJsselmeer

The route*:
Day 1. Enkhuizen
Day 2. Enkhuizen - Lemmer
Day 3. Lemmer - Enkhuizen
* The actual route may vary depending on the weather conditions.

Travel costs are € 189,00 per person*
The travel costs include breakfast, lunch and bed linen. Not included in the price: drinks on board, tourist tax and local costs. Tourist tax and local costs € 6,00 per person to be paid cash on board. Passengers must make their own arrangements for dinner on Saturday evening. It is not permitted to bring your own beverages on board.

* Discount
Discount for children Age 0 up to and incl. 3 years: 20% discount on published price
Discount for children Age 4 up to and incl. 11 years: 10% discount on published price
A guaranteed twin cabin for single use: supplement of 80% of the travel costs.

Weekend sailing IJsselmeer

Included (v) or not (-) included in the travel sum


accommodation aboard a traditional sailing ship


services of the Dutch crew (2 or 3 persons)


services of a cook


activities on land/excursions




towels (you should bring your own)


ttourist tax




travel/storm/cancellation insurance


reservation costs


mooring fees tax




breakfast and lunch



With your travel information you’ll also receive a map of the harbour you sail from so that you can find your ship easily. You are required to arrange the transfer to the port of embarkation yourself. Please contact your local travel agent or the internet: www.railfaneurope.net for more information.


The travel costs include breakfast and lunch. Breakfast consists of various types of bread with cold meats, cheese and sweet spreads, plus coffee and tea. Lunch is similar to breakfast, with the addition of milk, buttermilk and something extra such as soup, salad or pastry. There is also fruit available on board. Snacks between meals, such as biscuits or bar snacks, are regularly provided. Passengers must take their own arrangements for dinner on Saturday evening. Beverages are available on board, and you should settle your bar bill with the skipper at the end of the voyage. You are not allowed to bring your own beverages on board.


On board you will meet an international company of traveling companions and their ages vary from young to old. If you want to know whether your preferred voyage is also suitable for children or people with handicaps, please contact us.


You do not need any sailing experience to go on these sailing holidays. The experienced crew, who all hold the relevant diplomas, is happy to show you the ropes. Everyone is expected to lend a helping hand with raising and striking the sails and other small jobs on board.


We recommend that you take out travel, storm and cancellation insurance. With your travel details you’ll also receive information and an application form for special sailing holiday insurance.


After we’ve received your (online) reservation we will send you our confirmation/invoice together with detailed information on the voyage.

Weekend Sailing IJssel Lake

Program 2014

25.07. - 27.07.2014 - Sailing ship Meridiaan
22.08. - 24.08.2014 - Sailing ship Ambiance

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1. Select your quarters

3 and 4 person quarters on request.
Contact us.

2. Select the length of the trip

3. Select your embarkation date

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