Holland

From Broek op Langedijk or 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.

Unspoiled nature or historical cities (Amsterdam, Haarlem Gouda or Alkmaar) there is something for everyone on a canal cruise through the Netherlands.

Departure bases: Broek Op Langedijk, Woubrugge

Suggestions for cruises from Broek op Langedijk

Mini week
Broek op Langedijk , Alkmaardermeer, Uitgeest, Schagen, Broek op Langedijk : 55 km, 5 locks, 16 hours
Broek op Langedijk , Amstelmeer, Den Helder , Broek op Langedijk : 62 km, 5 locks, 16 hours

One week
Broek op Langedijk , Zaandam, Adam, Edam, Broek op Langedijk : 70 km, 5 locks, 26 hours
Broek op Langedijk , Spaarndam, Haarlem, Nieuwe Meer, Amsterdam : 74 km, 5 locks, 26 hours

Two weeks
Broek op Langedijk , Medemblik, Amstelmeer, Alkmaar, Haarlem, Leiden, Amsterdam, Broek op Langedijk : 132 km,10 locks, 52 hours

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