+ Starting permit
Sail aboard the Aldebaran to Terschelling. Enjoy the beautiful scenery on the island during ‘Fjoertoer’ (a magical evening tour featuring original sound and light effects and special acts along the way) on 3 April 2020
You will take a walk through the woods, the dunes, the polders and across the beach of course. Allow the beacons of fire made by artists on the island to guide you in the right direction in the dark of the night.
On board the Aldebaran, you will have a comfortable cabin where you can enjoy a lovely rest after the walk.
The Fjoertoer package + Starting permit from 3.-5. April 2020
Step aboard the Aldebaran in Harlingen on Friday 3. April at 9 p.m. You will spend Friday night on board the ship in Willemshaven harbour. On Saturday morning, you will head for Terschelling Island after breakfast, where the ship will moor in the course of the afternoon. You can pick up a starter bag at the harbour after 3.30 p.m., from the hall of the Betonning.
In the evening, you can take a Fjoertoer walk of 15, 20 or 25 kilometres. The start will be in the village of Midsland, where the bus will take you for free. You will finish at Brandaris lighthouse. On Sunday after breakfast, the clipper will sail back to Willemshaven harbour in Harlingen. On the Fjoertoer website, you will find specific information about the walk.
You will spend the night in a 2-person or 4-person cabin. Bedding and towels are included.
Full catering is provided in the Fjoertoer package. On Friday evening, there will be coffee or soft drinks and cake for you. On Saturday morning, you will enjoy a full breakfast before departure.
During the trip, the cook will prepare a ‘mash pot’ (Dutch: ‘Stamppot’, a traditional Dutch dish made from a combination of potatoes mashed with one or several other vegetables, sometimes also with bacon) on board the ship, and you will be given a packed lunch for the walk. On Sunday, you will be provided with breakfast, lunch and coffee and tea.
Arrival and departure
You are welcome aboard the Aldebaran on the evening of Friday 3. April 2020 from 9 p.m. The ship will moor in Harlingen in the course of Sunday afternoon on 7 April.
The cost of the Fjoertoer package amounts to €229,50 per person. For the first 20 participants, Zonnewind Sailing Trips makes starting permits available for Fjoertoer, which cost €27.50 each.
Easy and cheap parking is available at Willemshaven harbour in Harlingen, at €6 a day.
You can make a reservation with BDS at Westerzeedijk via email@example.com or on telephone number +31/(0)6/23372947.