Since its first edition in 1975, SAIL Amsterdam has grown to become the largest public event in the Netherlands and the largest free nautical event in the world. Every five years, in excess of 600 ships navigate along the North Sea Canal before mooring in and around the IJhaven in Amsterdam. The ninth edition of SAIL Amsterdam takes place from 19 to 23 August 2015.
Read More SAIL Amsterdam 2015 offers a broad programme, caters for both young and old and is the ultimate showcase of Amsterdam’s maritime legacy.
The city of Amsterdam and the municipalities surrounding the North Sea Canal form the spectacular backdrop of SAIL, presenting a grand celebration of unity.
Feast in the magic of maritime and nautical heritage with your family, friends and colleagues. After all, the Netherlands’ rich history of seafaring and ports are still an essential driving force for its economy. The Oostelijke Handelskade is a perfect startingpoint to visit Sail Amsterdam 2015.