Experience Texel in Holland

Windmill behind the dike

Experience Texel in Holland

In the north of Holland you can discover Texel on the North Sea. With these tips, which we have collected on several trips, you will not only find sights, but also suggestions for luxury hotels. Discover good restaurants and the specialties of the island, experience the sea, the beach and island life. We'll show you where to do it best. We also introduce you to activities that you can use to make your stay on Texel varied. We also wish you a pleasant stay in Holland and Texel.

Sandwich with smoked salmon

Texel Tips for gourmets - Discover great island specialties

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Fishing boat in Oudeschild

Texel island sights and activities on the North Sea

Texel sights & activities in our Texel travel guide In this Texel travel guide you will find recommendations for a holiday on Texel with Texel sights, activities and tips. The island on the North Sea in Holland fascinates. through their people. Because of the proximity to the mainland of Holland. Because of their location in the sea. And ...
Texel accommodation

What you need to know about getting to the island of Texel

How to get to Texel - you need to know that How to get to Texel by ferry In our Texel travel guide you will find everything you need to know about the ferry crossing. Getting to Texel by ferry is easy. This is what you should know for your holiday on Texel: Arriving in Texel by car By car in ...
Rent holiday home Texel

Rent Texel holiday home - a selection to book online

Renting a Texel holiday home Renting a Texel holiday home is probably the best way to spend a holiday on the island in North Holland. It doesn't necessarily have to be a Texel holiday home by the sea, because it is never far away. There are inexpensive private holiday homes that are located in the middle of nature. There ...
Texel sheep with lambs

Experience Texel sheep on the island in North Holland

Texel sheep are known for their robust build and stocky appearance. Ewes reach a weight of 70 to 80 kg and the rams up to 90 kg. Texel sheep breeders also value their wool, which is white and of high quality. This is sheared once a year and provides around 4 to...
Ewe with lamb

Texel island of sheep and smart farmers

Texel in North Holland Even from the mainland, the Texel island of sheep in the Netherlands arouses curiosity. A detour to the dike between Den Oever and Oosterland in North Holland gives us a foretaste of what awaits us on the island. From the dike we see our destination in Holland on ...
Texel wellness

Best accommodation in Texel for a luxury getaway

The best accommodation in Texel for your luxury short vacation Discovering the best Texel accommodation in the luxury segment is not easy in the island's localities. The main town of the island, Den Burg, does not offer a luxury hotel. In De Koog, on the other hand, there are three exclusive Texel accommodations. They are behind the dunes but offer ...

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What activities can I do on Texel?

On Texel you can not only enjoy the sea and visit the beach, but also cycle, hike and visit the nature parks. You can also visit traditional sights, such as the Eierland lighthouse or the shipwreck and beach debris museum.

Which are the best beaches on Texel?

The best beaches on Texel are not only De Koog, De Cocksdorp and Den Hoorn, but there are also many other beautiful beaches such as Paal 17, Paal 9 or Paal 15.

Where can I try traditional dishes on Texel?

On Texel you can taste traditional dishes in different Restaurants try out. Most traditional dishes are based on fish and seafood.

What sights are there on Texel Holland?

There are many on Texel points of interest & sights, including the Ecomare, the National Bird Conservation Centre, the Eierland Lighthouse and the Shipwreck and Beachcombing Museum.

What are the best places to stay on Texel in Holland?

The best places to stay on Texel are De Koog, Den Burg and De Cocksdorp. There you will find a large selection of hotels, holiday apartments and bed & breakfasts.

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Experience Texel in Holland

Monika Fuchs

Monika Fuchs and Petar Fuchs are the authors and publishers of the Food and Slow Travel blog  TravelWorldOnline. They have been publishing this blog since 2005. TravelWorldOnline has been online since 2001. Their topics are trips to Savor, wine tourism worldwide and slow travel. During her studies Monika Fuchs spent some time in North America, where she - partly together with Petar Fuchs - traveled to the USA and Canada and spent a research year in British Columbia. This intensified her thirst for knowledge, which she satisfied for 6 years as an adventure guide for Rotel Tours and then for 11 years as a tour guide for Studiosus Reisen around the world. She was constantly expanding her travel regions, but curiosity still gnawed at her: "What's beyond the horizon? What else is there to discover in this city? Which people are interesting here? What do they eat in this region?" As a freelance travel journalist (her articles have appeared in DIE ZEIT, 360° Canada, 360° USA, etc.), she is now looking for answers to these questions as a travel writer and travel blogger in many countries around the world. Petar Fuchs produces the videos on this blog as well as on YouTube. Monika Fuchs from TravelWorldOnline is among Germany's top 50 bloggers in 2021. Find more Information about Monika and Petar Fuchs here.