On Terschelling, you are in harmony with the sea and nature. After Texel, Terschelling is the second-largest Wadden island. You get a sense of the unique island atmosphere by constantly seeing the extensive sandy beaches and pristine dune areas, as well as hearing the sound of seagulls. An island that should not be missed, whether on foot or by bicycle. So you can discover and enjoy the island's hidden treasures.

Walking and cycling

Experience the holiday feeling on Terschelling. Discover the many nature reserves on Terschelling, and go for long walks or bike rides. Cycle along the Waddendijk and enjoy stunning panoramic views. And ‘wadlopen’ (walking across the mudflats) is a must for anyone staying on this Wadden island! An adventurous way to discover the Wadden coast, and to go for walks in this wetland area. Experience pristine nature, and learn everything about the natural elements of the mudflats.


Get ready to go, and walk from your accommodation directly into the woods or dunes. You can choose from a variety of walking routes that take you to some of the most beautiful spots on the island. Or take a stroll through one of the picturesque villages such as Hoorn, Lies, or Oosterend. So you can relax on one of the cosy terraces! You should also go for a walk on the mudflats to become acquainted with the Wadden area. You can then walk as a group on the mudflats, which is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Click here to view the various walking tours. Tip: you can rent shoes for walking on the mudflats at the location. Who is the first to spot a seal?


If you enjoy cycling, you will not be bored on Terschelling. Terschelling has approximately 70 km of cycling routes! You can cycle along the entire length of the island and enjoy the views out to sea. Cycle through the Laderumheide, and through the dunes of the Kooibosjes nature reserve. Venture into nature, or cycle to Midsland so that you can find a cosy terrace. Or do you prefer more action? Jump on a mountain bike and discover the diverse landscape!

Bicycle rental

Didn't bring a bike? Not a problem. At ‘Zeelen Rijwielverhuur B.V.’, you can rent a bicycle. You can walk there in 4 minutes from Landal Kaap West. Is there a lot of wind? You could also rent an e-bike or a cargo bicycle from this location. Do you want to cycle together on one bicycle? Then rent a tandem bike. And if you are looking for more action, rent a mountain bike.