Boating lakes near Amsterdam

Connected by rivers, canals and small channels, these picturesque lakes make for a fantastic getaway. Rent a sailing boat, motorboat or even a canoe or windsurfing board to explore, enjoy and relax! Experienced boaters will love the opportunity to navigate the network of narrow channels between the islands of the Westereinderplassen. The open water of the Loosdrechtse Plassen adds to the variety with opportunities for speedboats and waterskiing, while the Vinkeveense Plassen is perfect for waterside family picnics and even diving!