Sailing package Helena

A day on the water. Come on board historic sailing ship ‘Helena’ (built in 1875) and enjoy sailing through the harbours of Rotterdam.

Everybody is invited to help to sail the ship. Hoist the sails, operate winches and even steer the ship. All under supervision of our friendly crew. Or to relax on deck, sip your drink and enjoy the movements of the ship on the water. Whatever you prefer, (almost) everything is possible on board ‘Helena’. The skipper can tell many tales about this ship. And the cook provides a sumptuous meal and delicious snacks during the voyage. 

Example sailing package
16:00 hours     Welcome on board! All guests are served a drink and a snack. The skipper welcomes everyone and explains about the ship and the plan for the evening.

16:30 hours     Off we go! Everyone is invited to help to hoist the sails and sail the ship through the harbours of Rotterdam.

18.30 hours     Our professional cook has prepared a delicious tapas dinner. During the evening we will serve high quality food and drinks.

21:00 hours     We will moor in the Leuvehaven. The guests leave the ship after a delightful evening.

Price example sailing package
Sailing package including dinner      €35,- per person
Ships’ rent ‘Helena’ sailing                 €250,- per hour (minimum of 3 hours) 
(Price is including ships’ rent, crew, catering, high quality dinner and drinks, excluding 9% VAT)

Naturally, this sailing package can be tailored to your preferences. To accommodate your wishes, please contact us at 0031 10 4364258 or

In short:

  • Extraordinary location on a historical sailing ship (1875)
  • Skipper, crew, cook and catering included
  • Suitable for large groups (48 persons)
  • Personalised packages