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Bike & Sail Through Tulip Country

Experience the vibrant hues of Dutch tulips on two wheels and the tranquil waters of the Wadden Sea, all in the comfort of our top-tier sailing hotel.
8 days / 7 nights
Zaanse Schans - Amsterdam
From: 1,229€/person
Suitable for most people, including children/elderly, with a minimal amount of walking

Witness the explosion of colors and fragrances that define the Netherlands in spring

Feel the freedom of the open water as you sail across the UNESCO-listed Wadden Sea and Lake IJsselmeer

Delve into the rich history and culture of hidden gems like Alkmaar and Enkhuizen

Opt for a day of relaxation on board, taking advantage of our top-tier amenities and panoramic views

Rely on the expertise of our multilingual tour guides to enrich your cycling adventures with local insights and historical context

Tulip bloom in Keukenhof Flower Garden, the largest tulip park in the world. Colorful blooming fields and flower alleys, The Netherlands, Holland, Lisse, Europe.

Explore the unique Dutch flora and fauna

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Soak in the cultural richness of the Dutch North

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Cycle along tranquil paths lined with tulips

Colored houses of marine  park in Volendam reflected in the water, Netherlands

Experience Volendam's picturesque fishing harbor


Conclude with Amsterdam's timeless allure

Tulip field

Soak in the cultural richness of the Dutch North

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Enjoy the serene blend of nature and history

Zaanse schans

Discover Zaanse Schans' iconic windmills and charm

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Unwind in the quaint harbors of Holland


Relax and enjoy sailing to historic Enkhuizen

Enkhuizen zuiderzee museum

Experience traditional Dutch village life


Unwind in the quaint harbors of Holland

Tulip bloom in Keukenhof Flower Garden, the largest tulip park in the world. Colorful blooming fields and flower alleys, The Netherlands, Holland, Lisse, Europe.
Cyclists tulip field
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Colored houses of marine  park in Volendam reflected in the water, Netherlands
Tulip field
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Enkhuizen zuiderzee museum

Included in price

7x breakfast

5x packed lunches & 1 x 3-course lunch on board

6x 3-course dinner on board & 1 x picnic meal

Coffee and tea on board

Welcome drink

Use of bed linen and towels

Daily cleaning of the cabin

Daily briefings

Fully guided cycling tours

Some short walking tours

Full day bus excursion including Keukenhof Gardens

BBT cycling maps (1 per cabin)

GPS tracks

Use of a waterproof pannier bag

Biodegradable water bottle


Carbon offset payment to the non-profit organization Justdiggit


Bicycle rental or e-bike rental

Helmet rental

Personal insurances

Gratuities (at your discretion)

Entrance fees and excursions

Fees for ferries

Transfers to/from the docking place

Parking fees

SGR Insolvency protection


Important for the tour

Cycling route distances in the travel program are approximate.
On some days you can choose between a longer and a shorter cycling route. Please note that on the shorter routes you may not be able to visit all the highlights mentioned.
If you prefer not to cycle on a particular day, you’re welcome to stay on board and relax while the ship cruises to the next landing place.
The tour itinerary and route are subject to possible changes due to nautical, technical or meteorological reasons, or other unforeseen events.
On the arrival day, you can leave your luggage on board the ship from 11.00 am.
Detailed cycling maps, route tips and a GPS app are available for guests who wish to cycle individually and at their own pace. The tour guide is always available via cell phone in case of questions, breakdowns or emergencies.

Picture yourself cycling through fields awash with vibrant tulips, the quintessential symbol of Dutch spring.

Now, imagine complementing this with the thrill of sailing across the Wadden Sea and Lake IJsselmeer. On our tour, the beauty of land and water come together in a symphony of colors and sensations.

The Netherlands is renowned for its tulip fields, and this tour takes you to the heart of it all. From the world-famous Keukenhof gardens to lesser-known but equally stunning floral landscapes, you’ll be immersed in a sea of colors.

But it’s not just about the tulips. The tour also includes visits to historic cities like Alkmaar and Enkhuizen, offering a balanced blend of nature and culture.

With guided tours led by experienced, multilingual guides, you’ll gain insights into the local history and culture. We handle all the details, from providing daily briefings and packed lunches to offering flexible cycling routes. All you need to do is enjoy the journey.

So, are you ready to experience the Netherlands in a way you’ve never imagined?


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Leafde fan fryslan restaurant
Leafde fan fryslan restaurant
Leafde fan fryslan cabin double bathroom

Leafde fan Fryslân

Launched in spring 2018, the majestic three-masted barquentine, Leafde fan Fryslân, showcases a chic and revamped interior. It features 10 twin cabins, a smaller twin, a single cabin, and a junior suite with two beds. Some twins can fit an extra bunk bed, perfect for families. Enjoy delightful meals in the restaurant and relax in the ship’s salon bar. For an added touch of adventure, lend a hand in hoisting the sails on deck.

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Mare fan fryslan cabin bathroom

Mare fan Fryslân

Set sail on the Mare fan Fryslân, a majestic three-mast schooner that has graced the Dutch waters as a passenger vessel since 2007. The lower deck houses a saloon adorned with elegant wooden paneling, doubling as a dining area. This deck also features 12 cozy 2-bed cabins, a junior suite, and a bunk-bedded 1-bed cabin, all equipped with private bathrooms. The main deck boasts a wheelhouse with a bar set against panoramic windows. The ship’s wooden upper deck, complete with an outdoor bar and a Jacuzzi, is the epitome of luxury and relaxation.

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Things to know

Join a Group

If you are a solo cyclist who wants to spend a fun holiday cycling, look no further. We’re going to find you a group of up to 8 like-minded biking enthusiasts and take care of all the other tour details. The cycling tour will be led by our guide, who’ll make sure everything runs smoothly, so you’re able to enjoy as much cycling as possible.


Convenient and comfortable tour organization — we handle all the logistics and route-planning while you are having the time of your life.


Our local team with vast experience has cherry picked the best cycling routes along the European waterways for all sorts of cycling enthusiasts.


Our friendly crew and professional cycling guides know the local waters and terrain and are trained to make this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity both safe and enjoyable.


We are a financially protected company, fully bonded and insured, keeping your money safe and allowing you to travel with confidence.


Our 24/7 customer support is where we show our passion, bringing you a better experience by making your well-being our number one priority.

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