As far as boating destinations in Holland go, Lemmer is an ideal place to test your sailing skills. This little town will enchant you with its typical Dutch feel-good vibes and architecture, as well as its water sports activities. If you are into fishing for example, a yacht charter in Lemmer is highly recommended! The town is also a major gateway to the various lakes and canals in the Dutch regions of Friesland and IJsselmeer.
Lemmer is a historical fishing town in the De Fryske Marren province of Friesland. Strategically located between the Friesian lakes, the town's strong sailing tradition makes it an ideal place for water sports if you charter a yacht in Lemmer. In the summer, this picturesque sailing hub attracts many tourists with its cosy cafes and stunning beaches.
The town boasts a stunning butterfly garden, as well as the famous Lemmer Diving Museum where you can admire diving equipment that has been used over the last few centuries. Don't forget to visit the D.F. Wouda pumping station, a steam-powered station recognised as a UNESCO heritage site. Opened nearly a century ago, it is still one of the largest steam-powered pumping station in the world that are still operational, as well as a fine sample of the famous Amsterdam school of architecture.
You can rent a boat in Lemmer and other parts of the Netherlands via Click&Boat, Europe's leading boat rental platform. You will find a range of vessels on the platform, from graceful sailboats to speedy motorboats and spacious catamarans, available to rent in Lemmer with or without a skipper.