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Marker Wadden voyage of discovery - Sailing ship Bounty

MISCELLANEOUS

13/05 to 10/10

Thursday 13 May 2021 to Sunday 10 October 2021

As an explorer, sail on this unique square-rigged sailing ship towards the newest part of the Netherlands: the Marker Wadden. Enjoy this beautiful nature reserve with a special ecological story!

As an explorer, sail on this unique square-rigged sailing ship towards the newest part of the Netherlands: the Marker Wadden.
Enjoy this beautiful nature reserve with a special ecological story!

The Marker Wadden is the largest ecological nature restoration / purification project in Europe, intended to restore nature in, on and around the Markermeer. Natuurmonumenten has created this beautiful nature reserve of islands with spawning grounds and natural banks using sand, clay and silt from the Markermeer. This gives endangered animals and plants living space again. The visitor island is accessible to water sports and nature lovers.

Sailing ship Bounty is very fond of this new destination and offers people the opportunity to view this special project up close.

Feel like an explorer on board this authentic ketch and go back to the time of the Golden Age. Set course for this Nieuwland and experience in a luxurious and comfortable way how people used to sail on a square-rigged sailing ship.
After arrival you walk along the beaches, dunes and paths towards the information center. From there there are 3 walking routes through the mudflats of this newest part of the Netherlands.
In addition to many special plants and crops, there are also many beautiful birds to discover.