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Taking in some traditional IJsselmeer harbours, before ending up at the sea port of IJmuiden.

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South Holland loop

An interest-filled route for smaller boats that can cruise through the low bridges in central Utrecht. Boats with higher air-draught might need to back track on the Vecht to one of the links with Amsterdam-Rijnkanaal.

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Mast up route

All the way from Vlissingen to Delfzijl, including alternative routes between Gouda and Amsterdam: the day route through Leiden and Haarlem; or the night convoy route via the Nieuwe Meer.

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Randstad route

A route for motor boats taking in some of the best known locations in the Netherlands. Ideal for those who want to enjoy the cultural and historical attractions of the larger cities. By linking the route to the sea ports at Hoek van Holland and IJmuiden this can also make a useful circuit for boats coming from the UK.

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A route to get you from the north of the Netherlands into Belgium, avoiding the adverse tidal flows of the IJssel and Maas. This route is best suited to smaller cruisers who wish to avoid open water and commercial routes.

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