Sailing &
the ijsselmeer

Take a trip on the Gouwzee or Markermeer

Surroundings of Apartments Waterland in Monnickendam near Amsterdam

Sailing from Monnickendam

To sail from Monnickendam, there are many possibilities to make a sailing trip, among other things. Of course, canoeing, motor boating are also possible. You sail from Monnickendam From the harbor first across the Gouwzee, to the IJsselmeer. From there you can visit the surrounding towns such as Volendam, Marken, Edam, Hoorn, Enkhuizen and Muiden. These can all be reached within a few hours.
Sailboats and motor boats can be rented from Monnickendam. Do you want to learn how to sail first? Monnickendam has various sailing schools.
During the Fishery Days on Friday in July and August you can sail to Marken at fixed times from the long bridge.