The particularity of this circuit: your boat is a sailboat! The feeling of navigation is different, and feeling the wind and the salt on your skin gives you a feeling of freedom and traveling like an explorer of modern times.
On board comfortable sailboats:
- the fan Leafde Fryslân
- the Mare fan Fryslân
- the fan Wapen Fryslân
You will experience nature while enjoying the water, the sun and a stiff breeze. If you wish, on board, you can - under the guidance of an experienced crew - lend a hand when sailing and raising the sails. Sailing experience is not necessary. Of course, you are also welcome to simply relax and enjoy the sailing and the scenery.
The “Wadden Sea”, classified as a biosphere reserve, is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is the habitat of marine mammals, such as seals and porpoises, and the nesting and wintering grounds of millions of birds. The region is one of the last large-scale ecosystems.
On this sailing boat and bicycle tour you can explore the beautiful and unique Friesian Sea and some of its islands. You can admire the large inland lake IJsselmeer with its magnificent coastline with its many fishing villages and its ancient port cities.
The highlights of this tour are the islands of Texel and Terschelling. They are located in the North Sea. You can explore their beautiful natural areas, their small villages and their long sandy beaches by bicycle. On the mainland coasts of the provinces of North Holland and Friesland, there is a combination of rural areas, small villages and picturesque port cities: a veritable "El Dorado" for cyclists.