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10x summer in Holland

Isn't it great that we can get out of the house again? Get inspired by these 10 summer tips for a beach vacation, several day trips or adventures in nature. Take a walk on the mud flats of the sea (in Dutch: wadlopen), rent a boat, get on your bicycle, have a picknick in the park and take some rest at the beach. Enjoy the Dutch summer!

Experience nature

Nature in the Netherlands is plentiful. Visit the nature reserves, national parks and national landscapes of Holland where you can enjoy peace and quiet.


10x beach pavilions

These are the greatest beach pavilions with the best chefs on the Dutch coast.



Zeeland boasts beautiful beaches and great seaside towns like Domburg and Renesse. Book a holiday home by the sea, go cycling or hiking on the Wadden, and discover the best restaurants.


The 10 best Dutch cycling holidays

Explore the Netherlands’ nature, culture and history in 10 of the best Dutch cycling holidays.

Strand Oog In Al, Utrecht
Things to do

10 best city beaches in Holland

Not staying near the sea? Enjoy a summer beach in the center of the city, right there on the city beach.

Unique accommodations

Special places you can spend the night

Find special and unique places to spend in the night in The Netherlands. Have a look at our best tips!

Picnic in the park

Go for a wonderful picnic in the best city parks of Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam or Utrecht.


Wadden Islands

The Dutch Wadden area is one of the most stunning natural sites of Holland. The Wadden Sea is on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Find out more about the Wadden.


Holland’s castle gardens

Visit the beautifully-designed gardens that surround Holland’s historic castles and country houses.

Traditional food

Tasting beer and jenever: the best tips

Discover the history of these traditional and typically Dutch drinks.

Dutch landscape with wheat field during sunrise

Visit the Netherlands from home

Would you really like to experience Dutch culture and nature but did the coronavirus crisis mess up your travel plans? Get a taste of your holiday trip to the Netherlands right here, with plenty of inspiration for later on!

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