Katwijk aan Zee Things to Do
Katwijk has one of many Dutch Sea Search and Rescue stations. Volenteers man the rescue boats, which is launched within 15 minutes of an alarm.The station has open days and demonstrations. Also the weekly practice exercises are great to watch.The boat house is open at:Mo: from 7:30PMSa: From 9AMmore
The Katwijks Museum displays the village history in pictures, paintaings, costumes, ship models, fishery artefacts and displays of former businesses like rope- and sail works.Furthermore here are temporary exhibitions of a special theme or collection.Admission: € 6.00 (adult); additional € 2.50 during special exhibitions.Hours:Mo: ClosedTu-Sa: 10AM...more
Katwijk aan Zee Hotels
Koningin Wilhelminastraat 10 - 12, , Katwijk aan Z
Good for: Families
This is a find ! I would stay here again and again. Great terrace, nice bathroom, equipped kitchen...more
katwijk ann zee is a beautiful sea side community with many beach pavilions, shopping. The town...more
Katwijk aan Zee Restaurants
It was getting late and we decided to try this restaurant as we were tired and just wanted to sit down and eat.As soon as we arrived, we were greeted in German... I know there are many Germans here, but why don't ask first? We ordered pizzas and they were not good at all. It was not properly cooked and the dough was still raw and, as unfortunately...more
Katwijk is known for its beaches and for this there are also several restaurants on and around the beach.Most restaurant are quite expensive (15-20 Eur for a main course), but I saw the menu for this one and prices seemed quite reasonable (10-15 Eur for a main), so we decided to give it a try. I'm glad we did.The service was very good, we had...more
Katwijk aan Zee Warnings and Dangers
Text on cars
We got caught in traffic jam... Scheveningen of course, what made us think we could just drive through?? Always a traffic jam on a Sunday!
Text on this car:
Lost your cat ? Try looking under my tire.
Horn broken. Watch for finger.
Mmm, I ve read nicer words ;)Related to:
- Road Trip
Katwijk aan Zee Sports & Outdoors
Being at the Northsea coast Katwijk is one of many beautiful locations on the LF1 route, the Dutch National cycling path along the Northsea coast.
Furthermore Katwijk is also part of the extensive cycling paths throught the Dutch tulip fileds Bollenstreek route); especial recommended to explore in Spring when the flowers are blossoming.
Equipment: BicycleRelated to:
- Budget Travel