We offer tickets for cruises under sail with the sailing ship Mercedes from Scheveningen. The tickets can be sent via e-mail or post. The tickets will be controlled when embarking just before the cruise starts. The tickets can be kept as a souvenir if desired. The tickets include a welcome drink which will be offered with the embarking.
A very special maritime experience for the young and old is awaiting you on board the sailing ship Mercedes. The cruises are children and family friendly. The captain welcomes his passengers on board the Mercedes and the first mate holds a short safety briefing. The sailors cast the ropes off, set the sails and the cruises from Scheveningen begins.
During the cruise from Scheveningen passengers can participate in maritime activities, such as setting sails, taking in sails, taking the helm and looking outor just sit on deck with a refreshing cocktail, enjoying the journey. For those who are interested the boatswain demonstrates seaman´s knots and the first mate explains the different sails and the rigging. The captain welcomes you on the bridge and for a moment you can take the helm. In the navigation room navigation and communication instruments are explained.
During the cruise from Scheveningen freshly cooked meals will be offered at the ship´s restaurant. Refreshing beverages are served at the ship´s bar. Souvenirs and clothes embroidered or printed with the ship´s logo are available at the shop on board. For sailing enthusiasts there are also signed nautical miles confirmations and old nautical charts available.
The end of the cruise from Scheveningen means good bye to the sailing ship Mercedes and the crew. Take some time to look around Scheveningen and keep the experience in mind.