Spend your holiday on the water

on board

Step on board the ship and go on a rambling trip across the Wadden Sea.

For families (grand)parents and kids
May sailingtrip on board the Passaat

The Passaat will sail across the Shallows, stopping at Texel Island, Terschelling Island, Vlieland Island or Ameland Island. Explore the islands and experience what it is like to dry out on the Shallows. Book a cabin and enjoy the experience.

The trip

On Sunday you are more than welcome on board the ship from 9 p.m. The following morning at 10 a.m. the ship will leave the harbour and head for one of the Wadden Islands. You will ramble across the Shallows for a few days and enjoy the beautiful islands. On Friday you will moor at Harlingen around 3 p.m.


You may choose a 2-person or 4-person cabin. Bedding and towel sets are provided in the cabins.


Full catering is included for the family sailing week. You will have breakfast, lunch and dinner every day. There is also unlimited access to coffee, tea, mineral water, soft drinks, fruit juice, beer and wine. Of course, the cook will take into account that there are children on board. Child-friendly meals will be prepared on Trip A for families.

Number of passengers

You will book this trip also for a whole group the minimal number of passengers is 15. You can choose your own ship, your own period and your own group of people. Go to Booking grouptrips. If you want to book a cabin for this trip, go to book Individual passengers.

Arrival and departure

Dates 2022:

Embark May 01. 9:00 p.m.
Disembark May 06. 3:00 p.m.
You are more than welcome on board the ship in Dokkade harbour in Harlingen. The ship will leave at Mondaymorning. The ship will moor in Harlingen at 3:00 p.m. on Friday.


The cost for the family sailing week is €570 per person. The cost for children up to and including the age of 12 is €285 per person. The cost for teenagers in the age of 13- 16 is €380 per person.


You can park easily and inexpensively at Willemshaven harbour in Harlingen for €7 a day. Parkingplace Westerzeedijk 7 8862 PK
or Parkingplace P1 ( no reservations)

Book your ship for groops

Book your cabin for the family.