The IJveer XI The IJveer XI is a Dutch monument and holds historical value, built in 1923 it has a passenger capacity of 120 people. The IJveer is particularly popular for company events, family reunions, birthdays, parties, receptions and weddings. The name IJveer XI refers to the big water in between North and South Amsterdam called the “IJ” and veer means ferry. The IJveer XI is equipped with all required facilities such as a classic bar, a beautiful salon, a sun deck, and toilets. She is a classic, cosy vessel breathing the authentic atmosphere of passed times of over a century ago. Whilst sailing you can enjoy the view from the large sundeck. Aside from sailing through the canals of historical Amsterdam the IJveer XI can sail all Dutch inland waters. Tour destinations include Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, the Dutch island fortress “Pampus”, the historical castle “Muiderslot” or Haarlem, all within short reach of her point of embarkation being right in Amsterdam city center. Feel free to call or email us for catering services. Own catering is possible as well.