Splish Spatter Splash - Water fun in Old Holland

Water sports enthusiasts can find endless fun in Old Holland, because there is an abundance of water here. Large lakes, such as the Gouwzee and the IJsselmeer and Markermeer, but also smaller ponds, canals, rivers and streams. You can enjoy them all. From calmly bobbing on the waves to speeding over the water: it's all possible here!

  • Marinas

    Did you know that the largest marina in Western Europe is located in Old Holland ? Here you will find an overview of all marinas.

  • Water sports rental

    Whether you want to sail, canoe or SUP. Laag Holland is bursting with rental locations. You will find them here!

    Water sports rental
  • Water fun in Old Holland

  • Boating routes

    From land, Laag Holland is already a feast for the eyes. Step into a boat to view this beautiful area from another point of view: the water.

    Boating routes
  • Swimming

    The best swimming spots in Old Holland can be found here!


From swimming to sailing

From ponds to large lakes, Old Holland is made of water. But did you know that there is plenty to do on and in the water? On a warm summer day, cool off at the Markermeer, find relaxation in Het Twiske or step on a sailing boat and feel like the king of the water!

Tips for the road

Well begun is half won! Before you go out on the water, you might want to prepare yourself. With our tips for the road, you will be up to date on the best restaurants, cafes and tea gardens on the water, all public mooring points and which way to go along the junctions of the Sloop Network!