New Moon - Sailing cruises in The Netherlands
Sailing ship the New Moon is the perfect ship to explore sailing ánd each other!
Sailing ship highlights
- Sail along and participate with the crew!
- The New Moon has a Kreen-Key quality mark
- Take care of the environment
- Learn how to sail and to get to know yourself
- Great trip to increase your teamwork!
Sailing ship summary
Sailing ship the New Moon is a beautiful clipper with a strong character. Up to thirty people can board on day-trips. On multiple day trips, we have room for 18 persons. You can sail along with our individual trips or with your friends, family or colleagues on group trips. The sailing area of the New Moon consists basically of the coastal provinces of The Netherlands. From the Wadden Sea, the Frisian Lakes and the IJsselmeer to the busy waterways along Dordrecht all the way to the province of Zeeland.
Sailing ship description
A sailing trip with the New Moon is an experience which you will never forget. On board, you will not only learn how to sail but also how to collaborate, take care of each other, increase trust in your own abilities, gain responsibility and independence and deal with criticism in conflict situations. A trip with the New Moon is, therefore, more than just a sailing experience! Get the best out of yourself and your fellow sailors!
De New Moon was built in 1891 as a river clipper for the transport of bricks. Nowadays, it is the perfect ship for guests to sail along. The cozy interior will make you feel right at home. Below deck, you will find a stunning salon with a unique appearance. The cabins are also located on this floor. In total, there are six cabins present on the ship: three 2-person cabins and three 4-person cabins. In every cabin, a sink is present.
It is possible to book a fully catered trip. However, it is also possible to take care of your own food and drinks. There is a fully equipped kitchen present, which is all yours!
The New Moon has the Green Key quality mark. This is an international quality mark for sustainability. The crew of the ship will do anything to take good care of the environment and kindly asks the guests to do the same, without sacrificing comfort and quality.
Sailing experience is required.
Note: prices depend on your personal requests, duration etc, so please make an inquiry and we will get back to you with a detailed proposal on short notice!
Number of single beds: 18
Heating / Cooling
Swimminig / Watersports
About the area
The sailing area of the New Moon consists of the lakes of Friesland, the IJsselmeer, the Wadden Sea and the provinces of South-Holland and Zeeland. All these areas are stunning and known for their beautiful nature. Explore the beautiful province of Zeeland and the largest national park of the Netherlands; the Oosterschelde. Or maybe you are more interested in exploring the Waddenzee and the Frisian lakes. Here you can spot seals and porpoises.
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