Surroundings

Wake up... The sun is shining! After a good breakfast with fresh warm bread rolls, you will be ready for a new day of interesting places and museums. Visit the Tea Factory in Houwerzijl, the DoeZoo Insects World in Leens or go to Schiermonnikoog or Ameland for a day.

Lauwersmeer National Park

Lauwersoog
Nature in the Lauwersmeer Area is so special that it has been declared as a National Park.
WebsiteApprox. 1.5 kilometres of the park

Pieterburen Seal Sanctuary

Pieterburen
The Pieterburen Seal Sanctuary helps seals that are ill, weak or beached. Learn how the seals are welcomed, healed and then released back into the wild.
WebsiteApprox. 22.5 kilometres of the park

Verhildersum Estate Borg

Leens
The estate tells the story of the nobility in relation to the farmers and the labourers, the story of blooming and withering, of sowing and reaping, low tide and high tide.
WebsiteApprox. 14 kilometres of the park

De Eendracht Mill Museum

Anjum
Housed in a corn- and hulling mill and features six well-filled attics, where you can learn everything about the miller's life
WebsiteApprox. 14 kilometres of the park

Abraham’s Mustard Factory

Eenrum
What was originally cottage industry grew into a small factory where mustard is still made.
WebsiteApprox. 19.5 kilometres of the park

Exploring the surrounding area

Explore the surrounding area and discover everything that is on offer. A day full of action and excitement in an amusement park, a trip to the zoo or a visit to an event in the region. There is plenty to do at the parks, but the surrounding area has much to offer too. Plenty of entertainment, something for everyone.