Giethoorn Sports & Outdoors

  • Cycling at the North side of Giethoorn
    Cycling at the North side of Giethoorn
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    Rent a boat or a canoe

    by nighthawk Updated Apr 4, 2011
    De Kruumte

    The main attraction of Giethoorn of course is the water and there are several places where one can rent a boat or a canoe.
    We did not rent our boat here, that is because we wanted a so called 'whisper' boat, a boat that s powered by a motor that makes little noise.

    Equipment: Not needed to bring anything, if you are a sensible boater, little will happen.
    At that time our youngest still had a trachea tube, and despite the fact that most people do not go on the water with such a child, it can be done if one is sensible.

    Related to:
    • Family Travel
    • Water Sports
    • Birdwatching

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    BOATING

    by pieter_jan_v Written Jun 26, 2005

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    Boats for rent

    A Giethoorn trip cannot be complete without making a boat tour.

    You can rent boats everywhere; here are some websites:

    Broer boat rental traditional sailing boats
    Groenewegen whisperboats
    De Kruumte
    Smit whisperboats & canoes
    Zuideinde canal boat tour
    Zwaantje whisperboats

    Related to:
    • Adventure Travel
    • Kayaking
    • Sailing and Boating

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    Hire a Canoe or a "punter"!

    by Roeffie Written Aug 25, 2003
    Sail punter

    Next to the many whisper boats you can hire
    Canoes, Kayaks and little rowing and sailboats. There are a lot of boathire stations! Just pick one!

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