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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 5 weeks ago
Tilburg, The Netherlands
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Beautiful & Relaxing for families:)

Our family of 6 drove from our vacation rental in Surhuizum to Lauwersmeer, and was pleased with... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Bamberg, Germany
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Haven 6, 9976 VN Lauwersoog, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank Marleon2
Reviewed 3 June 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

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Reviewed 3 June 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

1  Thank Carole M
Reviewed 27 May 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.

Thank Claus H
Reviewed 16 April 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

Thank Miggro
Reviewed 15 April 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

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 17 May 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

1  Thank Jack R
Reviewed 28 September 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.

Thank Philip_Bolster
Reviewed 20 September 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.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The best way to enjoy the landscape is by bike. You can stop the watch the birds and even use the special observatories. Be advised to take some food and drinks as the area is not yet discovered by mass tourism. It is quite a...More

2  Thank Cint55
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Aishwarya R
16 September 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.