Every year the sailing season is officially opened on the first day of the HISWA Amsterdam Boat Show. People of different backgrounds and ages visit the show for one and the same reason: they share a passion for water sports.
- Everything you need for water sports, lifestyle and recreation.
- 50,000 m2 of water sports fun.
- The opening of water sports season in Holland.
More than 350 exhibitors show you the latest trends and designs in the world of water sports: navigation equipment and electronics, rigging and deck hardware, clothing, safety and rescue equipment, tourist information, boat hire, insurance and financing, yacht brokers, sailing schools and over 500 boats in all shapes and sizes.
Activities at HISWA
A day at HISWA is an wonderful day out for everyone. Adults can get the best information about anything related to the world of water sports, while children can participate in all kinds of water activities in the Water Fun Zone and the Wavesurfer.
Spending the night in Amsterdam
Combine HISWA with a long weekend in this historic world city. The old center with its 17th century canals, canal houses and squares has a unique atmosphere. At the same time, it is a modern and internationally oriented city. Amsterdam boasts a broad variety of hotels ranging from big, modern hotels to pleasant boutique hotels.