About the Waddenzee

The klipper Waddenzee (Wadden Sea) was built in 1885. The Waddenzee is the oldest ship of the Rederij Vooruit fleet. After a major renovation, is the Waddenzee since 1997 used at Rederij Vooruit a passenger ship for sailing trips on the IJsselmeer and the Wadden Sea. The home port is Harlingen.

Klipper Waddenzee is a very spacious boat with sleeping accommodations for 32 people. Everything is spacious and large. The ship has 8×2 and 4×4 person cabins. Lovely spacious and very nicely decorated day room. A bar and beer tap are available.

Whether you want to go sailing for a day, weekend or week, with the Waddenzee, this is a guaranteed success. Check out all packages and events from Rederij Vooruit.

Crew speaks German, English and Dutch.

On deck
High bulwarks / railing, wide side decks, cockpit deck and lots of deck space

In the day room
Beer tap, heating, radio, CD player, small library, games

6 burner stove, refrigerator 400 liter freezer about 80 liters, two sinks

All with hot / cold water, central heating, reading lamp and ample storage space


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Weekend € 3,425.00
Short Weekend € 2,990.00
Daytrip € 2,000.00
Midweek € 5,025.00
Week € 7,425.00
3 Holidays € 4,700.00
4 Holidays € 5,300.00

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Plan Waddenzee - Rederij Vooruit

Properties Waddenzee

Type Ship Clipper
Capacity 55 persons (day trip)
32 berths
Length 36.50 meter
Width 6.00 meter
Sail Surface 350.00 m²
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Extra information about the Waddenzee

Port Harlingen The majority of our sailing ships set out from our homeport Harlingen. Located right near the beautiful Waddensea, port Harlingen is the best place to start your sailing trip. With the Afsluitdijk closeby, Lake IJssel and the Frisian Lakes are easily reached as well. Step aboard our traditional ships and explore the Netherlands! Port Harlingen is the most important harbour of the province of Friesland. Around the year 1157, the monks of monastery Ludingakerke in the small village of Almenum decided to dig canals to improve the looming trade by water. This smart piece of landscaping made Ludingakerke one of the wealthiest monasteries of Friesland, which turned out to be most profitable for the nearby township of Harlinga. In 1234, Harlingen gained its city rights and 1644 saw the Dutch Admiralty move from Dokkum to the blooming Frisian harbour. Craftsmanship and industry formed the city’s main business. Numerous…

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Family day trip Looking for a perfect family getaway? How about taking the whole family for a sailing trip on the Waddensea, Lake IJssel and the Frisian Lakes! Sailing is the perfect activity when stepping out for a family day. Rederij Vooruit has several ships where you can sail a wonderful day with your whole family. For the sailing you don’t need experience. Each ship has an experienced skipper and sailor who will learn you everything you need to know. Large or small family? Sailing on the family day with Rederij Vooruit! If you have just a small family or you are with lots of people… That’s no problem for Rederij Vooruit. Our smallest sailing boat has room for seven people during a day trip and our biggest ship even has room for 60 people on board. And would you like another day at the stick? Then you rent the sailboat just a day or two longer! A…

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