Be surprised by the moors, cities, and nature. Relaxation opportunities on the water, in the countryside, and culture are all just a stone's throw away from the park. Discover the natural greenery in Geopark de Hondsrug, visit the Dutch Comics Museum, or get a taste of the culture and friendliness of Groningen.

The Hondsrug Geopark

In the Hondsrug Geopark you’ll get to know the old stories and the enormous variety of forests in the Hondsrug-area contains. 
WebsiteApprox. 29 kilometres of the park

Martini Tower

The most important Groningen monument is the Martini tower which has overlooked the city for over five hundred years.
WebsiteApprox. 19.5 kilometres of the park

Swimming Paradise Aqualaren

"Aqualaren" is a subtropical paradise in Zuidlaren. You can the slide, rapids or under the water umbrella! The little ones can go splash in the children's pool with children's slide.
WebsiteApprox. 4.5 kilometres of the park

Groninger Museum

Visiting the Groninger Museum is a unique experience. Surrounded by unique pieces of modern art.
WebsiteApprox. 17.5 kilometres of the park

Museum of Clogs

More than 2.200 pairs of different clogs and other footwear with wooden soles from 43 countries.
WebsiteApprox. 10.5 kilometres of the park


Enjoy the peace and quiet and the natural surroundings while playing a round of golf on one of the local courses. Near the park is the Noord-Nederlandse Golf & Country Club with its splendid eighteen-hole course, driving range, and practice area. Playing without GVB (handicap registration)? Golfclub De Compagnie in Veendam has a nine-hole par 3 course, which is ideal for inexperienced players.