The most beautiful sandy beaches in the Netherlands
Terschelling - Holiday on Terschelling? The Dutch Wadden Islands have 20% more hours of sunshine than the rest of the Netherlands. Terschelling offers plenty of variety. You have great beaches and a beautiful dune area along the North Sea. On the other side of the island you have the green lands, the dike, salt marshes and the Wadden Sea. For fun, follow the cycle path outside the dykes. At low tide you have a beautiful view for miles. The Noordvaarder nature reserve is located in the west of Terschelling. At the other end there is another beautiful area: 'Dark Sky Park' de Boschplaat. It is still really dark here and you can watch plenty of stars!
Hottest European beaches
The most beautiful places at TerschellingIn early 2010, the British newspaper the Sunday Times placed the 32 km long North Sea beach of Terscheling in its Top 20 of Hottest European beaches . The beautiful fine sand and dunes were particularly praised. "Ideal for cyclists, nudists, but also for party freaks" according to the newspaper. Terschelling is also a wonderful destination for 'ordinary' people.
Except for the beach at West-Terschelling, the beautiful beach of Terschelling is located along the entire North Sea coast. Do not underestimate the current. There is a supervised beach at Paal 8 near West aan Zee and at the Midsland aan Zee beach entrance. There is a family beach at Formerum and Midsland and you can kite, kayak and wave surf in the right weather. Nude recreation is allowed on the beach between posts 8 and 12.