After the summer, enjoy a nice late summer. This way you avoid school holidays, the park is quieter and the pool is still open until September 25. Enjoy walking or cycling in the forests of Flevoland, or visit a picturesque town such as Elburg or Harderwijk. Plan a unique shopping day at Fashion Outlet Bataviastad or visit the beautiful Zandsculpturenfestijn.
Below are some tips for a nice late summer:
At Hanneke's picking garden you can pick your own bouquet on a large piece of land in Biddinghuizen! You will receive a basket and a pair of scissors from Hanneke. Now you can choose the most beautiful flowers for a self-composed and original bouquet. In the spring, the Tulip picking garden is also open, where you can pull a bunch of tulips out of the ground. In the greenhouse you can drink a cup of coffee or tea with a treat, while enjoying the view of the blooming garden.
In Batavia Stad Amsterdam Fashion Outlet you will find more than 250 national and international fashion brands such as Polo Ralpf Lauren, Nike, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfinger, Guess and Hugo Boss who give a 70% discount on their collection. Experience 363 days a year 7 days a week, a complete shopping experience.
Open again from April, 2022. More than a hundred beautiful images and representations made of sand. The theme is "Dutch History" and that results in beautiful performances. There's another puzzle hunt. So test your general knowledge: who was William of Orange, what does VOC stand for, what did Christiaan Huygens invented and what did Erasmus actually do?
The new nature islands in the Markermeer are part of the Nieuw Land National Park. Discover this new habitat for plants, insects, fish and birds. A natural paradise where you can enjoy a new beach, new hiking trails and new bird watching spots. Join the ferry service to the Marker Wadden!
Visit the Orchideeën Hoeve and experience an unforgettable journey through more than 25,000 m² of tropical gardens. Spot thousands of colorful butterflies in the largest butterfly garden in Europe, dream away under a cloud of innumerable 'floating' flowers, feed the clownish parrots and let the adventurer loose in you in the spectacular jungle playground or the brand new Jungletheater. Do not frighten past monkeys, red-tailed catfish, flying squirrels and hissing snakes.
The centuries-old fortified town of Elburg is beautifully situated on the Veluwse randmeren. One of the Netherlands' most interesting Hanseatic cities. It used to be a bustling fishing town on the Zuiderzee. Today it is the ultimate starting point for tourists and culture lovers. Visit this beautiful old fortified town with historic fishing port.
Harderwijk is bustling! This beautiful contemporary city has more than 100 monuments, picturesque streets and attractive squares. Harderwijk - once located on the Zuiderzee - has been referred to as a Hanseatic city since 1252. There are even parts of the old wall, complete with impressive towers.
Experience the 17th century at the Batavia Yard! Here lies the authentic reconstruction of VOC ship Batavia. Enthausiastic volunteers guide you through the world of historic shipbuilding. Visit the ship the Batavia and listen to the most beautiful stories about life on board, the VOC and sea hero Michiel de Ruyter.
“The Artillery Museum”, provides a striking picture of the history of the Arms of Artillery. Artillery is a collective term for everything that has to do with the operation of cannons and other artillery. Take a look at the history of the Dutch artillery!
The location has a magnificent view over the heath landscape of the North Veluwe.