VVV Zuid-Holland Zuid

240 Views

VVV Zuid-Holland Zuid

If you turn your back on the coastline of Holland and set course inland, you will land in the exceedingly Dutch polder landscape of Hoeksche Waard, Alblasserwaard and Vijfheerenlanden. The world famous windmills of Kinderdijk, the countryside of the Biesbosch and the historic city of Dordrecht are pure surprises. Zuid-Holland Zuid is simply the best of Holland! This magnificent piece of the Netherlands, the south eastern part of the province Zuid-Holland, is within a stone’s throw from Rotterdam.

Read more

The best of Holland

If you turn your back on the coastline of Holland and set course inland, you will land in the exceedingly Dutch polder landscape of Hoeksche Waard, Alblasserwaard and Vijfheerenlanden. The world famous windmills of Kinderdijk, the countryside of the Biesbosch and the historic city of Dordrecht are pure surprises. Zuid-Holland Zuid is simply the best of Holland! This magnificent piece of the Netherlands, the south eastern part of the province Zuid-Holland, is within a stone’s throw from Rotterdam.

Monuments and ramparts

Do you want to sample culture? Then you must visit Dordrecht, the oldest city of Holland. In the old harbour quarter, more than 1000 monuments are crowded together, bridges conduct you over the ever present water to the heart of the city, where shopping streets, museums and courtyards provide variety. In the small towns of Nieuwpoort, Leerdam and Gorinchem you can still feel the past. Ramparts, city gates and old arsenals clearly show that in the past a great deal of trade was carried on and wars were fought to defend goods and property.

The landscape of Holland

Cycling along twisting dikes and through historic small towns you will enjoy the best of a pure Hollands landscape with its luscious green meadows, pollard willows, piebald cattle, areas of polder wood and reed beds. On the way you will pass beautiful farms and the world famous windmills of Kinderdijk. They now have a place on the World Heritage List.

The Biesbosch National Park is an extensive freshwater tidal area that is within easy and fast reach of Dordrecht. In the Biesbosch you can sail, walk, ride a bike, picnic and discover nature. The Biesbosch centre Dordrecht is the starting point for sailing and walking excursions. Navigating through the creeks in an adventurous Holland jungle!

Find out what's nearby
Google map
Address: 
Spuiboulevard 99
3311GN Dordrecht