Noordwijk aan Zee Attractions Guide


Recreation 1. Beaches- There are excellent beaches up and down the entire village as it is basically a well developed island that is offered up to tourists who love to soak up the sun while they are away from home. The beaches are not only for swimming because there water sports you and your friends or family can try such as jet skiing, parasailing, diving, and many others. The facilities in the beaches are great and the equipment you need for the water sports are all ready and assembled together with proper instruction from a professional guide. 2. Cycling- This is a highly underrated recreational activity during the summer. There are great biking trails in the country side that you would really enjoy especially if the weather agrees. You can take your whole family cycling and you can make it a race to the finish line. It is not only great exercise but also an excellent way of making sure that you will not miss any sights. 3. Golf- If you are a business tycoon away on business and you are planning some downtime for yourself in between work, you should most definitely take yourself as well as your clients in the golf courses here that have great facilities. The grass is well maintained in the country clubs and the rates are quite reasonable considering the quality of the facilities which are top notch to say the least. 4. Walking- You might think that this activity should not be done when you are on vacation because it is too dull or ordinary but the truth is, you should actually take advantage of the chance to do so because of the great walking trails as well as views that you will get to appreciate only if you take the walking tour. Must see landmarks 1. Artis- this place is first and foremost a zoo that features some of the most exotic animals in the planet, some of them are nearly gone because of hunting. It also features a geological museum where kids would be able to see and learn a lot of things that they would not in school. 2. Linnaeushof- This water park is one of the most visited attractions in the village because it caters to families and the kids really love the water slides as they can frolic while their parents float around in boats and custom built rafts. 3. Madurodam- This is a world famous sight that tourists do not miss on their visit to the village. The featured miniature city depicts the lives of the people with such creativity. You will see restaurants, playground, light house and the entire park. 4. Surfles- If you intend to leave the village with a skill learned, you should give surfing a shot. Professional lessons are given for tourists who are looking to learn a new water sport. 5. Oude Jeroenskerk- This tower is the epitome of architectural genius as it has been preserved all through the years. It is often visited by tourists especially those who are looking to take a lot of great photos that they can boast to friends when they get back home. 6. The Space Expo- You should definitely take your kids here because they will enjoy and learn all at the same time. They can marvel at the displays that depict how the universe was and what it is now. There are also stimulated rocket launch that would certainly bring delight to children as well as adults. 7. Keukenhof- This is touted as the most beautiful place in the world because it is where the most astoundingly beautiful flowers can be found. Thousands of tulips of various hues are just nestled there and people from all over the world can look at them up close.

OTHER NETHERLANDS CITY GUIDES

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Rotterdam
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Valkenburg
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Zandvoort
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Scheveningen