Klipper Stella Maris was built in 1914 as a vegetable hunter under commission of the mayor of Bovenkarspel. The Stella Maris was build like any other klipper, for speed, she had to get the vegetables to the auction on time. In 1993 she is launced again, build on a new keel, but now she is ready to start her life as charter vessel, with water tight compartments, fire resisting materials and safety equipment.
Sailing is what it is all about. The many faces of the Baltic are best seen from the Stella Maris. She will take you to the most hospitable harbours, where you will have warm welcome. Sail the North Sea with her and visit the biggest Nature reserve the Netherlands has, the Waddenzee. Visiting the islands and her coastline. You do not have to be an experienced sailer to join the Stella Maris, on board you will learn the tricks on how to sail her best from the experienced captain and owner Ton Lemmers.
Would you like to stay on board the Stella Maris for a night during the fair? you can book your stay here, based on boat and breakfast for a night, €35 per person per night.