When you're looking for things to do in Holland, you won't want to miss Scheveningen, Holland's most famous seaside resort. With stunning views in every direction, there is something that everyone in your entire family will enjoy. Scheveningen has lots of different attractions and beach pavilions on its boulevard and it's only an hour away from Eekhoornnest Bungalowpark.
Scheveningen is located just ten minutes away from the city center of The Hague, making it the perfect destination if you're staying in The Hague or simply travelling there from another part of Holland. The sandy beach will let you enjoy the refreshing sea breeze but there are also lots of other things you can do while you're visiting Scheveningen.The beach pier
: One of the things you can’t miss when you’re in Scheveningen is the famous beach pier. The pier has various food trucks, shopping boutiques, a Ferris wheel and even a zip line for the real adrenaline junkies. Sea Life:
Families will enjoy discovering the marine world of animals like shrimp, starfish, crabs, stingrays, sharks and more. Walk through an underwater tunnel while sharks, turtles and other sea creatures swim around you.Madurodam miniature theme park:
If you don't have time to see all of Holland during your stay, visit the miniature theme park which lets you discover all of Holland in less than two hours! You'll learn all about Holland the Dutch history with the multimedia and interactive installations.Outdoor sculpture garden:
This enchanting sculpture garden has lots of bronze figures that come straight from Dutch fairy tales and sea stories. This garden is open 24/7 and it's a fun challenge to try to find all of the tiny hidden figures in the garden.Beelden aan Zee Museum:
This contemporary sculpture museum is hidden in sand dunes and is run by enthusiastic volunteers who also put on numerous cultural activities throughout the year. Its unique location makes it a fun thing to do when you're visiting the Netherlands.Kunst museum:
This museum is The Hague's municipal museum and boasts over one hundred paintings from The Hague School. Visitors will also be able to venture into the natural surroundings on guided excursions through The Hague to see where the inspiration for some of the beautiful artwork comes from.
Other things you won't want to miss at Scheveningen are: the Peach Palace, the Scheveningen Harbour, the Scheveningen Lighthouse, the Science and Culture Museum and more. There are also many festivals that take place in Scheveningen, this year it's the Schollenpop pop festival (in August) and DI-RECT music festival (in August). Be sure to check out Scheveningen online
to see what events are taking place during your visit to the Netherlands.