Zwaan - Colorful flowers on the sun deck | Zwaan

Zwaan

Comfort Class Boat for Bike Tours

Belgium, Netherlands

4.7/5 (19 ratings)   Ratings/reviews for tours sailing on Zwaan

Aboard the ZWAAN (Swan) you can experience a bit of Dutch maritime history.

The vessel (type “luxe motor”) was built in 1928 as a cargo barge and is 34 meters (112 ft.) in length. For many decades it served its purpose well by transporting all kinds of loads in Belgium and the Netherlands. In 1998, the barge was converted and completely modernized into a comfortable passenger barge.

Overview

  • Capacity: 12/16 passengers
  • Length x Width: 34 x 6.1 meters
  • 220 V electricity

Decks & Cabin Layout

  • 7 cabins total
  • 2x Luxury double cabin (with separate seating)
  • 1x Twin cabin (beds can be placed together; small desk between the beds)
  • 2x Twin cabin (beds fixed to the floor; small desk between the beds)
  • 1x Triple cabin (bunk bed+single bed, beds fixed to the floor; can be booked as twin)
  • 1x Front double cabin, smaller cabin in the front of the barge (small double bed; can also be booked as single use); accessible with steep stairs; entrance on deck)
  • Portholes in each cabin with a diameter of 30cm that can be opened.

Cabin Amenities

  • Bed sizes:
    • Double beds: 150x210cm (4’11’’x 6’10’’)
    • Single beds: 83cmx210cm (2’8½’’ x 6’10’’)
    • Small double bed in cabin front of barge (couples cabin): 130cmx 200cm (4’3’’ x 6’6½’’)
  • Four of the cabins have additional space either in the form of a bunk bed or another twin (low) bed.

  • Private bathroom with shower in all cabins

  • Hairdryers available
  • Recommended 1 suitcase per person. You can slide the suitcase under the bed.
  • Air conditioning in all cabins

Boat Features & Amenities

  • Dining area and sun deck
  • WiFi available (only in the Netherlands)

Food & Beverages

  • Special Diet Requests: Special dietary needs may be subject to a supplement of €50 depending on request.

Zwaan Photos

The Zwaan
The barge docked at the Oosterdok, Amsterdam | Zwaan
Colorful flowers on the sun deck | Zwaan
The salon area with a selection of drinks to enjoy on board | Zwaan
Porthole in the cabin that can be opened | Zwaan
Enjoying a meal on the sun deck | Zwaan
Twin bed cabin | Zwaan
Twin bed cabin with the beds pushed together | Zwaan
Alternate view of a twin bed cabin | Zwaan
Double bed cabin | Zwaan
Shower in each cabin | Zwaan
Bathroom in a luxury double cabin | Zwaan
Cabin bathroom | Zwaan
Bathroom sink | Zwaan
Front double cabin which can be booked as a single | Zwaan

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Amsterdam to Bruges Photo

Amsterdam to Bruges Netherlands, Belgium 4.8/5 (173 ratings)2020 Deluxe Class Boats Magnifique  Saturdays, … From Holland's intriguing capital to Belgium's artistic gem, this bike and boat tour follows meandering rivers and canals from Amsterdam to Bruges. The Golden …

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Bruges to Amsterdam Photo

Bruges to Amsterdam Belgium, Netherlands 4.8/5 (191 ratings)2020 Deluxe Class Boats Magnifique  Saturdays, … A bike and barge tour beginning in Bruges and ending in Amsterdam showcases the best of both Belgium and Holland. The motto in Bruges is ‘feel the past under …

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Super Tulip Tour Photo

Super Tulip Tour Netherlands 4.9/5 (9 ratings)2020 Comfort Class Zwaan Standard season: March 28, … Tulips by bike and boat! This Super Tulip Tour is totally dedicated to the beautiful tulip. You will bike Holland through acres of spring flowers and tulips, …

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North Holland Tour Photo

North Holland Tour Netherlands 4.3/5 (27 ratings)2020 Deluxe Class Boat De Holland: Early … During this bike and boat tour in Northern Holland, beginning and ending in Amsterdam, you will discover the best of what the beautiful provinces of North …

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Amsterdam to Koblenz and Koblenz to Amsterdam Photo

Amsterdam to Koblenz and Koblenz to Amsterdam Germany, Netherlands 2020 Zwaan (9-day tour) Amsterdam to Koblenz:   … During this cycling holiday in the Netherlands and Germany, you will follow the river Rhine from Amsterdam to Koblenz (or reverse). In the Netherlands, you …

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Authentic Holland Photo

Authentic Holland Netherlands 4.8/5 (14 ratings)2020 Deluxe Class De Nassau: Season A: April 18, … This wonderful bike and boat tour showcases authentic Holland and takes you through the central and Hanseatic region of the Netherlands. It cuts through the …

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SkillEasy
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Epic Tour of Holland Photo

Epic Tour of Holland Netherlands Saturdays: May 9 and August 1, 2020 Epic, unique, and authentic are three words that come to mind when describing this fifteen-day bike and boat voyage through Holland. You will cycle through the …

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Mosel and Saar Photo

Mosel and Saar Germany 4.8/5 (5 ratings)2019 Departure on Sundays From Cochem: Standard … On this bike and barge tour in Germany, highlights abound. Cycle back in time and visit the Roman villas and public baths along the Mosel and Saar Rivers. In …

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South Holland Tour Photo

South Holland Tour Netherlands 4.8/5 (51 ratings)2019 Deluxe Class Boat: De Amsterdam Middle season: … This bike tour in Southern Holland takes you along beautiful paths through some of Holland's most scenic countryside and each day's destination seems better …

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