Navigational routes

Wadden Sea

Wadden Sea

The excitement of different tides and battling the waves while sailing on the Wadden Sea offers many extra over the lakes. The Wadden Sea offers a lot in terms of water sports. read more

IJsselmeer

IJsselmeer

With a surface of 1100 km2 the lake IJsselmeer is the largest lake of Holland. In summer you can see many white sails on the horizon. read more

Lits Lauwersmeer route

Lits Lauwersmeer route

Enjoy the peace, nature, water and the cosy villages and cities. That’s possible in the varied area of 'De Lits' and 'De Lauwers'. read more

Middle Sea route

Middle Sea route

The historic Middelsee route, a part of the Elfstedentocht marathon skating race, used to be an important sailing route between Leeuwarden and Sneek. It’s now a good alternative for the busy Prinses M... read more

Aqueducts route

Aqueducts route

The lakes area in the south western region of Friesland has no less than five aqueducts. read more

Turf route

Turf route

Back in the 16th century, a network of canals was dug, over which peat shippers could transport their freight to the west. The turf route follows those canals through southeast Friesland, the western ... read more