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Wonderful area

Been coming here for a few years now. And love it at any time of the year. Summer months are best... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Beautiful walk

We took a walk along the shores of the Lauwersmeer and truly enjoyed it. Quiet and relaxing with... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Tilburg, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for a few years now. And love it at any time of the year. Summer months are best though. For rest and non, or few tourists, the other months are best. Many nature walks available, good for cycling,sailing, heading over to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank boukeceelen
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

We took a walk along the shores of the Lauwersmeer and truly enjoyed it. Quiet and relaxing with nice views.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marleon2
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Our family of 6 drove from our vacation rental in Surhuizum to Lauwersmeer, and was pleased with this location. Parking lots were available, and the spot is perfect for a rest/break. We could not swim, but the area was beautiful. To swim, we took the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MyInterestingTrip
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

A very large National Park with lots of varied Birdlife and walking and cycling trails. We took bicycles to explore the south of the park but chickened out of cycling the full 45km route and opted for petrol power. There are many viewing points to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank carolem325
Reviewed May 27, 2018

If You want to relax in peace or enjoy a sports activity - a good area to visit. Boating on the Lauwersmeer or "wadlopen" all possible within short distances.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Claus H
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Around the area are a lot of possibilites to stop and start a long walk. After the walk there is ample possibilities to revive at a nice restaurant for food and drinks

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Miggro
Reviewed April 15, 2018

On a misty day, this huge area had a particular moody atmosphere perhaps because at its centre is a lake that used to be a sea.We drove all along the dyke that created the lake.An amazing act of human challenge to nature that has succeeded...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Lauwermeer is a huge lake in northern Friesland, and the National Park is massive. We parked on a site in the woods on the lake shore - rough camping but lovely place. We cycled right round the lake, over 50km. There were some great places...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Jack R
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

The sea has been made to a lake here by building a dike. The area has become a favorite of many birds and is ideal to watch them, do cycling or sailing.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Philip_Bolster
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

A great place to tour around the lake and so some bird watching, hiking and biking. It has numerous spots with beautiful sights. Don't forget to eat fish at the harbor and also visit Anjum.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Peter B
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Aishwarya R
September 16, 2016|
Response from Cint55 | Reviewed this property |
Take the train from the Main Station to Grijpskerk. Here it is about 10 km to Zoutkamp; the Lauwersmeer.