Whenever one speaks of the Netherlands, the first thing that comes to mind is the Amsterdam canal tour or an Amsterdam city trip. It is because the country is more popularly known for its canals and waterways. For people and tourists from other countries, they are not aware of the different beautiful beaches in the Netherlands.
If you have time, you should visit one or all of the beaches listed below.
This is a hugely famed beach in the country. It is probably because of the long beaches that span until the eyes can see. The beach has a romantic lighthouse situated right on the beaches of Scheveningen. You can also find a pier and a harbor in the area. You can spend the whole day frolicking under the sun or playing recreational watersports.
If you like the nightlife, you can go bar hopping on the clubs along the beach of Scheveningen. You can also get to try sumptuous food on the different restaurants in the area. Unwind after a great day in the beach by drinking a cup of coffee in the cafes available here.
Most of the famous beaches in the Netherlands are located in North Holland. One of the best ones that tourist frequently go to is Zandvoort. It has nice sandy beaches and beautiful clear waters that you can enjoy and have fun with. While you are on your Amsterdam holiday, you should schedule a trip to Zandvoort because of its proximity to the city. The enormous number of tourists going to this beach has allowed a lot of businesses to also be established here. You can find various activities to do in Zandvoort. You can dine in fine restaurants and have fun at the pubs. You can also do watersports like sailing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing.
If you are more of the adventurous type, you should go to Texel. It offers a lot for those who have an active lifestyle. Most tourists spend a whole day on the island. It is a nature reserve here in the country. You can actually walk along the island or take a bicycle ride on the area.