A fun day out with your company!

 All our packages can be adapted to your wishes.

Discover the new Dutch waterline

You visit Fort Rhijnauwen and Fort Vechten.

10 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: Reception.

You will be welcomed at Boat Rental de Rijnstroom with a cup of coffee and cake.

10.45 am – 1 pm: Departure by scooter.

From the Rijnstroom you leave for the fort at Rhijnauwen. You will be given a guided tour of the fortress. The guide will tell you a bit about the history, the bombproof buildings, the underground passages and the rich natural life at the fort.

1.15 pm – 2.15 pm: Picnic in nature
You will be picked up at the fort and accompanied to the picnic field in Rhijnauwen. A well-deserved picnic is waiting for you there, with a fresh juice, fresh fruit, a biscuit, white baguette with egg salad and lettuce, a brown luxury bun with cheese, lettuce, and raw vegetables garnish, and a kaiser with smoked salmon, cream fraiche, capers and lettuce

2.30 pm – 2.45 pm: Continue to Fort Vechten.

From the picnic field, to Fort bij Vechten.

3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Tour Fort Vechten.

During the tour of the fortress you can enjoy the special environment. And in the historic buildings that you come across, all kinds of topics are discussed. You can delve into fort construction and in the exhibition 'Fooling around in the line' we pay attention to the life of the soldiers, at the fort, during the WWI. You will meet the Romans who already founded a fortress here 2000 years ago, the castellum Fectio. You get acquainted with nature at the fort and you see what Fort bij Vechten looked like when it was just built. Architect Penne Hangelbroek has reconstructed the situation from around 1880 in a 'strip' of 80 meters wide. Here the fortress shows its real character: a tough and ingenious fighting machine.

4.30 pm – 5 pm: Departure from Fort Vechten to Stay Okay.

At Stay Okay we receive the scooter, so that you can paddle back to the Rijnstroom by canoe, with the flow.

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Canoeing back to the Canoe Rental.

Enjoy paddling on the beautiful Kromme-Rijn, and it will certainly surprise you, the beautiful nature of Rhijnauwen and Amelisweerd. (This canoe route was, in 2019, the No. 1 in the Netherlands).

Price: € 65.00 per person based on a minimum of 10 people.

Canoeing & cooking


10:00 am - 10:30 am Reception.

You will be welcomed at Boat Rental de Rijnstroom, with coffee, tea and a delicious delicacy.

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Puzzling on the scooter, to the Sports Kitchen.

From the Rijnstroom, you depart by scooter, towards the Sports Kitchen, on the way on the scooter, you will perform various, fun, do-and-photo assignments, before you arrive at the Sports Kitchen.

11:30 am - 1:30 pm Lunch cooking workshop.

Upon arrival at the Sports Kitchen, a refreshing drink will be ready for the sports enthusiasts and there will be time to relax. When the weather is nice, this can be done outside, in the sun on the terrace.

Cooking workshop. (if you want a different menu, let us know)

Healthy food is high on the agenda for many, but how do you make something healthy and yet very tasty? For this workshop, healthy lunch, we have made a selection of different healthy products. Soup Fresh salad, with seasonal vegetables Home-made sandwiches, with home-made spreads and grilled vegetables Dessert.

1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Stepping.

You leave again from the Sports Kitchen, to the canoe boarding point of Rhijnauwen.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Canoeing.

Enjoy paddling on the beautiful Kromme-Rijn and you will certainly be surprised about this beautiful nature route, which was declared the most beautiful canoe route in the Netherlands in 2015.

Lunch cooking workshop from 15 people including 2 hours of beer, soft drinks, wine, coffee and tea, for € 75.00 per person.

Picnic in the woods and visit Fort Vechten

A day in nature! Have a nice picnic on one of the many picnic fields and then you will learn everything about the fort at Vechten during an interesting guided tour.

10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: Reception
You will be welcomed at Boat Rental de Rijnstroom with a cup of coffee and a cake.

10.45 am – 12.15 pm: Departure by scooter to Fort Vechten
From the Rijnstroom you depart by scooter to Fort Vechten. During the tour of the fortress you can enjoy the special environment. And in the historic buildings that you come across, all kinds of topics are discussed. You can delve into fort construction and in the exhibition 'Fooling around in the line' we pay attention to the life of the soldiers, at the fort, during the WWI. You will meet the Romans who already founded a fortress here 2000 years ago, the castellum Fectio. You get acquainted with nature at the fort and you see what Fort bij Vechten looked like when it was just built. Architect Penne Hangelbroek has reconstructed the situation from around 1880 in a 'strip' of 80 meters wide. Here the fortress shows its real character: a tough and ingenious fighting machine.

12.15 pm – 1.15 pm: Picnic in nature
You will be picked up at the fort and accompanied to the picnic field in Rhijnauwen. A well-deserved picnic is waiting for you there, with a fresh juice, fresh fruit, a biscuit, white baguette, with egg salad and lettuce, a brown luxury ball, with cheese, lettuce, and raw vegetables garnish, and a kaiser with smoked salmon, cream fraiche, capers and lettuce.

1.15 p.m. – 2 p.m.: Continuation of scooter tour to Odijk
You leave from the picnic field in the direction of Odijk. Along the way you can enjoy the beautiful nature.

2 p.m. – 6 p.m.: Departure by canoe from Odijk
You leave by canoe from Odijk in the direction of Botenverhuur de Rijnstroom. You make a stop at 3.30 pm for a drink in the tea house or a walk through the beautiful wooded area. You are expected at Boat rental de Rijnstroom at 6 pm.

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Closing with a deluxe barbecue
When you arrive at the Rijnstroom again, a deluxe barbecue is waiting for you. This barbecue consists of a sweet spare rib, meat torch, Scottish chicken on a stick, steak pepper steak, pork shaslick, fruit salad, chicken curry salad, salmon salad, baguette, warm peanut sauce and four cold sauces. If you want to have the meat baked by the cook, this costs € 40.00 extra

From 15 people € 75.00 per person, including 2 hours of beer, soft drinks, wine, coffee and tea, for € 90.00 per person.

Drink a beer, have a steak


For the real hedonist; tour of the brewery and a deluxe barbecue.

13.30 – 15.30: Start program
You leave with your group by canoe to the Weerdsluis.

3.30 pm – 4.30 pm: Beer brewery tour
Oudaen beer is brewed according to a medieval recipe in the Oudaen city castle brewery, located in the cellar yards of the city castle. Here the brewmaster tells about the traditional process. The tour includes snacks and a drink.

4.30 pm – 5 pm: Walk to the Weerdsluis
You walk back to the canoes.

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Return to the Rhine River by canoe.
From the Weerdsluis, you paddle back to the Rijnstroom, there are several beautiful routes back, such as the Catharijnesingel, which opened last year.

18.00 – 20.00: Closing with a barbecue de Luxe
When you arrive at Boat Rental de Rijnstroom, you can end the day with a delicious barbecue. This barbecue consists of herb butter, chicken curry salad, salmon salad, rounder hamburger, pork tenderloin medallions, sirloin steak, caribbean steak, 3 cold sauces and warm peanut sauce. If you would like to have the meat cooked by our cook, this will cost an additional €40.00.

Price: € 60.00 per person from 15 people. If you want 2 hours of beer, soft drinks, wine, coffee and tea, this costs € 75.00 per person.

scavenger hunt sporty


A scooter scavenger hunt through the city center of Utrecht. With this program you will be active on the scooter all afternoon!

14:00 – 14:10: Reception
You will be welcomed with a drink at boat rental de Rijnstroom

14.10 – 14.30: Departure by scooter to the city center
You make the trip from the Rijnstroom to the city center of Utrecht by scooter.

14.30 – 16.00: Step treasure hunt
Using a map with a road map, you and your group will solve assignments based on photos.

4 – 5 pm: Continuation of the route
You leave with your group (from the city center) by scooter to Boat Rental de Rijnstroom.

17.00 – 17.30: Closing
You end the day at Botenverhuur de Rijnstroom with an 'Utregs' herbal bitters and a bitter garnish.

Price: € 19.50 per person, based on a minimum of 10 people.

Coffee/Tea + cookie & Tour of the city


With this package you will be welcomed by our team at the Rijnstroom. You start with a nice cup of coffee/tea and cake. After this you will sail with the group through the city, part of the route is along the Galgenwaard stadium, Oudegracht and the Dom Tower. You literally sail through the heart of Utrecht! For the road you can choose from some soft drinks and a snack, think of; chips, mars, snicker or m&ms.

The full outing takes about 3 hours in total. You can discuss your preferred time to start with us.

Price: € 19.75 per person, based on a minimum of 8 people.

Learn to Scooter Together


Stepping is not difficult, learning the basic techniques is necessary for safety. You will learn this in the workshop "Scooting together". You learn the principles of scootering in a challenging way. What is the correct posture on a scooter, how do you push off, how do you make a turn and much more. You can also try out different scooters during this workshop. Do you want a granny scooter or a racing scooter?

This workshop is bookable via the website below:

https://www.ellenbogaerts.nl/samen-steppen/

Wilt u na u activiteit nog BBQ’en bij de Rijnstroom, laat het ons weten, en wij stellen het menu samen. 

Botenverhuur de Rijnstroom V.O.F. - Weg naar Rhijnauwen 2 - 3584 AD Utrecht
Tel:030-2521311 of 06-31003835 Mail: reserveren@rijnstroom.nl- K.v.K. Utrecht: 54421926 - Bankrekening:NL 08 INGB 00038581 48  BTW nr: NL 8512.98.771.B.01