Holland

From Woubrugge visit the beautiful, parks, lakes, historic cities and nature reserves. See typical Dutch sites, – windmills and fields of tulips, test the different cheeses, or visit the museums and markets.

Departure bases:  Woubrugge

Suggestions for cruises from Woubrugge

Week-end or mini-week
Woubrugge – Uithoorn – Nieuwkoop – Woerden – Bodegraven – Alphen aan den Rijn – Woubrugge : 75 km – 10 locks – 14 hours
Woubrugge – Leiden – Haarlem – Amsterdam – Woubrugge (good for beginners) : 85 km, 12 locks, 20 hours

One week
Woubrugge – Leiden – Katwijk aan Zee – Kagerplassen – Braassemermeer – Westeinderplassen – Drecht – Woerden – Nieuwkoopse Plassen – Alphen aan den Rijn – Woubrugge : 124 km, 3 locks, 22 hours
Woubrugge – Amsterdam – Edam/Volendam – De Rijp – Alkmaar – Zaandam – Haarlem – Lisse – (Leiden) – Woubrugge : 180 km, 4 locks, 29 hours
Woubrugge – Amsterdam – Weesp – Utrecht – Gouda – Woubrugge : 150 km, 6 locks, 25 hours

Map of Holland

Tourist attractions

• Amsterdam, tourist capital, its Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh museum, the NEMO (scientific and play museum)
• Zaandijk and its famous windmills
• Edam, the old town, cheese
• Volendaam, fishermen’s town
• Alkmaar, its cheese market and its museum, tulips
• Aalsmeer
• Haarlem, Art and cultural town, its 15 museums, its historical center
• Historical town and Gouda Museum
• Lisse – Keukenhof spring garden
• Town of Delft
• Utrecht – the canals in Utrecht – Centre
• The ‘Vecht’ Canal with its gardens and beautiful houses