Bonte Piet

fun since ’85


About Sailingcharter Bonte Piet

The steilsteven Bonte Piet, one of the very last sailing cargo boats, was built in 1926 in Hogezand. At that time she carried mainly sugar beet and other agricultural products from the north of the Netherlands to the Zaan area and to Amsterdam.At the end of her working life she was converted to a sail charter ship.

Sailing area of the Bonte Piet

With her shallow draft, good sailing qualities and experienced crew she is one of the stars of the Wadden Sea. It is a wonderful experience, standing at the helm of this ship, feeling the twists in the channels of the Wadden Sea with the eternal flow of the tides in the most beautiful area of Europe.

The ship is suitable for groups  up to 12 people, sailing the Wadden Sea, IJsselmeer and inland waterways. The guest accommodation is spacious and airy, the galley fully equipped. There is hot and cold water, a shower and a toilet, and 24volt electricity.

What else is on board:

Stove and oven
Ship’s Library
Children’s lifejackets
Audi/no USB

Current position

Prices 2022

Week 3490
Weekend 1700
5 days Su.20:00-Fr.16:00 2355
5 days Mo.10:00-Fr.16.00 2175
Daytrip 1120
extensionday   575
Easter (3 days) 2130
Pentecost (3 days) 2365
Weekend + 2 days 2950
Weekend + 1 day 2365
Prices includes: crew, fuel, harbour fees, tourist taxes and cleaning costs.

Book directly or more information?

Book your sailing trip directly on the Bonte Piet. If you have any questions about the beautiful ship Bonte Piet, please feel free to contact us. We, the Historische Zeilvaart, are happy to help you organize the perfect sailing trip for you and your family or friends.