Friesland weekend trip - 4.20 meters

Weekend boat vacation in Friesland: Leeuwarden - Grou - Sneek or Langweer - Leeuwarden

Short trip in Friesland 3 overnights

    Vertical clearance 4.20
Friesland - Route
Weekend
Friday 14.00 h till Monday 9.00 h

Driving time per day: 4/6 hours
Length:
ca. 90 km
Where to stay the night:
1. Grou
2. Sneek or Langweer
3. Yachtcharter Leeuwarden
After the briefing on Friday afternoon or on Monday afternoon you will leave our harbor at "De Nauwe Greuns" in Leeuwarden, your first sail a little on the Van Harinxmakanaal, here you can get in touch on this wide canal with the boat.
The journey leads in southern direction, following the "Standing Mast Route" to Grou. After about 1.5 hours sailing you reach this convivial watersportvillage for the first night.
Friesland Weekend Simmerskip 1200 AK, PASSAAT in Grou

On Saturday you go southwards through the PM channel, past the Sneekermeer along Joure to Langweer or Sneek for the second night. Langweer is a small picturesque village situated on the edge of the Langweerder Wielen. The characteristic village street with old facades and the more than two centuries old lime trees together with the pavement form a picturesque whole. An old village with a rich history.
Sneek is a lively water sports city and has a lot more to offer besides numerous water sports and the Sneekermeer. The city is blessed with ancient monuments and townscapes, several museums, a pleasant and diverse shopping and pedestrian zone, numerous terraces, cafes and restaurants.
On the last day you go northwards, across the Sneekermeer, passing Grou with a trip to the nature reserve "Alde Feanen" back to our base, where you spend the last night of your trip.