Boat trip Purmerend

Boat trip Purmerend
Market town

In 1484, Purmerend was the only place in the region given market rights and each square had its own market destination: Cheese Market, Sheep Market, Fish Market and the Cow Market. Even now, the commercial spirit is still good. You can enjoy yourself all day long shopping in the many special shops in the city. But Purmerend is also the perfect place for those looking for a tasty meal, trendy drinks spot or a fun night out. More on

Boat trip Purmerend
Catering Koemarkt

The Koemarkt is the most beautiful catering square in North Holland. You can sit here on the extensive terraces and the diversity of catering establishments is enormous. Whether you want to have a bite to eat with the kids or are looking for a romantic setting for two. There is always something here that suits your taste.

Boat trip Purmerend
Shopping city

Every Tuesday morning is market day and with more than 400 shops, Purmerend can be called a real shopping city and you can always find something nice or tasty here. For more information about shopping in Purmerend, go to Purmerend Winkelstad.

Boat trip Purmerend
Port for overnight stay

Watersportvereniging Purmerend is ideally located in a quiet area and yet in the center of the city; 75 permanent moorings and 25 transient berths along the banks of the river De Where and 50 beautiful transient berths along the North Holland Canal. You can moor directly at a free place or jetty where the sign is green, these places are free for passers-by. Upon arrival, report to the harbor master at the harbor office or call +31610150857.

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An ideal starting point

We are located in Woubrugge, in the middle of the largest water-rich area in the Netherlands. An ideal starting point to visit our historic cities, beautiful lakes and nature reserves from the water.

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