Sights

Sailing on the Wadden Sea

Holland Sail offers multi-day sailing trips on the IJsselmeer and the Wadden Sea. This is especially for groups of 12-48 people on board ships of the oldest historical sailing fleet in the world. The fleet consists of no less than 29 ships. Holland Sail's ships have an open and relaxed atmosphere. Holland Sail's strength lies in the expertise of the ...

Holland Sail
Stationsplein 3, Enkhuizen
tel. +31 228 312 133
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Climbing the church tower of Den Burg

In the months of July and August, every Monday and Wednesday between 10:00 and 16:00 hrs, you can climb the village tower. Result: A stunning view!

Binnenburg, Den Burg
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Cinema Texel

Cinema Texel stands out from big city theaters, mainly because you're still being received by staff. In a cozy atmosphere you can watch the latest movies at an affordable price. In the summer months you can enjoy a snack or a drink on the beautiful terrace while enjoying the streetscape and the summer sun. If you want a fun night out, then the Cinema ...

Gravenstraat 33, Den Burg
tel. +31 222 312 027
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Oudheidkamer

If you come to Texel it's certainly worthwhile to pay a visit to the Oudheidkamer (Antiquity Room). The building where the Oudheidkamer is located dates from about 1599, and is just outside the village. Take a step back in time, and find out how the people of Texel used to live. Sleeping in a bedstead, ...

Kogerstraat 1, Den Burg
tel. +31 222 313 135
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Landgoed de Bonte Belevenis

The ‘Bonte Belevenis’ Estate lies in the midst of beautiful countryside, up against the dunes that border on the picturesque village of Den Hoorn. Two characteristic farmyard barns are home to several trades and crafts, including a chandler’s, a soap works, a paper mill, a bakery, a brewery and a distillery. You will find the craftsmen busy plying their trades ...

Landgoed De BONTE Belevenis
Rommelpot 11, Den Hoorn
tel. +31 222 314 180
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Pick them Yourself Garden

In the 'Pick them yourself garden' on Texel you can pick your own fruits, vegetables and flowers straight from the garden. You can't get any fresher and healthier than that! After picking you can relax comfortably on the terrace, and there's a playground including excavators for children. Farm shop In the little farm shop you can find all kinds of ...

Middellandseweg 4, Oudeschild
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LOMT Aerospace & War Museum Texel

Learn all about the history of aviation before and after WWII. Admire old and new planes, war elements and much more. Find out what life was like in time of war, what happened, which weapons were used, where people found shelter, what they ate, what happened with aviation during the war and many more interesting facts.

LOMT Luchtvaart & Oorlogs Museum Texel
Postweg 126, De Cocksdorp
tel. +31 222 311 689
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Culture History Museum Texel

You can see various authentic farm wagons, carriages in the museum, as well as sleighs and old farm machinery which were once used on the island of Texel. You can also see all kinds of machines and tools for milk processing, and cheese and butter-making. And see how people lived and worked on a farm 100 years ago. In particularly the role of women in ...

Cultuurhistorisch Museum Texel
Hogereind 6, De Waal - Texel
tel. +31 222 312 951
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Cape Sil

At Cape Sil you can choose from various group tours with stories you'd like to know more about. Several stories are told about beach combing, and what is involved. About Jacob Haafner's sea chest and his sailing boat, which counted more than 200 men. About the stinking water, dirty food, cockroaches, body louse and diseases. His stories have been written down, ...

Kaap Sil
Heemskerckstraat 9, Oudeschild
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Wadden Sea harbor Texel

The welcoming passers port of Oudeschild offers modern comfort and separate berths. It even has its own tidal beach. The ideal destination for enthusiasts of the Wadden Sea and the beautiful island of Texel. You're also more than welcome in the Wadden sea harbor Texel during the high season. There are many free ...

Haven 26, Oudeschild
tel. +31 222 321 227
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Circuit Park Karting Texel

Challenging turns, high speeds, a long straight track and the smell of rubber on the asphalt. Circuit Park Karting Texel, just outside of Den Burg is the place for a sensational adventure for the entire family, group or individual. An unique outdoor circuit of approximately 500 meters, where you can race with a speed of 70 kilometers per hour! The feel of ...

Circuitpark Karting Texel
Akenbuurt 14, Den Burg
tel. +31 222 313 921
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Beachcombing Museum Flora

In the first, real and biggest beachcombing museum in the world, real beachcombers tell their experiences and wanderings on the beach. Flora has findings of more than 70 years, and is well worth visiting! Beachcombing Stories The beachcomber tells about his exciting trips at ungodly hours on the Texel beach.

Juttersmuseum Flora
Pontweg 143, De Koog
tel. +31 222 321 230
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De Texelse Golfclub

Golfbaan De Texelse ligt te midden van prachtige, uitge- strekte duingebieden. Ook als vakantieganger kunt u hier start- tijden reserveren. Een eerste kennismaking met golf? U kunt deelnemen aan een golfintroductieles. Voor groepen zijn er uiteraard ook golf-clinics.

Roggeslootweg 3, De Cocksdorp Texel
tel. +31 222 316 539
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Wadlopen

What is a nicer way to enjoy the nature in the Wadden-region than by mudhiking? Strolling through the mud on a way to an island... It's dangerous to go on a mudhiking tour without a guide. There are 6 organizations that have mudhiking tours. They offer all kinds of tours on/over the Wadden Sea. These tours vary in length, time and heaviness. We wish you lots of fun on the Wadden Sea...

Lighthouse Eierland Texel

The bold red lighthouse on the northern tip of the island is for many people the symbol of Texel. The lighthouse is almost year-round daily open to visitors. Magnificent views After taking the staircase of 153 steps a magnificent view awaits you ; over the North Sea, Wadden Sea and the nearby ...

Vuurtoren Texel
Vuurtorenweg 184, De Cocksdorp
tel. +31 222 317 741
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