Discover Texel

Things to do on Texel

Texel, the largest of the Wadden Islands, has stolen the hearts of many of its visitors. All year round, the island offers stunning natural beauty and a diversity of culture, sights and activities. The dunes and the beach are a must-see, of course! Regardless of the season, they is the best place to find peace and quiet. Our colleagues, authentic Texelers and Texel fans are proud of all the beauty that Texel has to offer. We know the ins and outs of the island and will help you to make the most of your stay on Texel.

These things should not be missed

There are many things to explore and to do on Texel. From beautiful nature reserves to inspiring museums. Is this your first visit to Texel? Are you looking for typical Texel experiences? Check out the things you should definitely not miss.

To Texel...

Who is coming with you to enjoy Texel? Your partner and children, the entire family, friends, or simply planning a romantic weekend away with your partner? Texel also has many options for custom holidays. And, of course, dogs are more than welcome on Texel, too. Read more about the options:

Tips for a (short) stay on Texel

Texel has plenty to offer to keep you busy. There are always fun things to do and new places to explore. But you can also choose to do nothing at all. If you come simply to rest and recharge, just switch off your Wi-Fi and alarm and wake up to the sound of seagulls! From a mini holiday to a complete immersion in Texel culture. 

Texel tips from Texel Experts

De Krim Texel is a pure Texel company. Most of our permanent employees were born and raised on Texel and know the island 'like the back of their hand'. So we are real Texel experts! That is why we know the most beautiful routes, fun activities and best beach bars on Texel. We are happy to share our Texel tips with you, to make your stay even more enjoyable.

Sight-Seeing Flight

Sight-Seeing Flight

De Cocksdorp

Discover the beauty of Texel on hight during a flight with Tessel Air!

The lighthouse

The lighthouse

De Cocksdorp

 Enjoy the most beautiful view of Texel at 47 metres above sea level! 

Little Lambs’ bike trail

Little Lambs’ bike trail

De Cocksdorp

It is a beautiful sight to see this young life frolicking through the meadows, still a bit uncomfortable running after mother sheep and playing with each other. Grab your bike and cycle the Little Lambs Bike Trail.

Zandbank Texel

Zandbank Texel

De Koog

Face the challenges during the sporty activities in the nature of Texel.

Heart for Texel for 50 years

We have been looking after Texel since 1969. We are dedicated to making sure that Texel is an attractive and liveable island for our guests and Texel people! By spending your holiday at De Krim Texel, you help preserve the vitality of the island and everything that is special about Texel. In other words, a holiday you can feel good about!

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The best events on Texel 

Events are organised all year round both on Texel and at Event Hall Texel at Holiday Park De Krim. Check out the calendar:

Lambs hike De Hoge Berg

Lambs hike De Hoge Berg

Den Burg
23-02-2024 - 31-05-2024

The lambs are back in the meadow, admire them on this lovely walk!

Oyster tours

Oyster tours

Den Burg
07-04-2024 - 30-06-2024

Pick up oysters, learn how to open them and enjoy them during this typical Texel activity!

Texelweekend

Texelweekend

Den Burg
19-04-2024 - 21-04-2024

The equestrian event of Texel!

Marlijn Weerdenburg

Marlijn Weerdenburg

Event hall Texel
20-04-2024

Personal stories of Marlijn Weerdenburg on Saturday, April 20, 2024.

Book your stay on Texel 

The parks of De Krim Texel are spread across the island. In De Koog you can stay at Villapark De Koog, Camping Kogerstrand, Camping De Shelter, Bungalowpark 't Hoogeland or Residence Californië. In the north in De Cocksdorp you find Holiday Park De Krim and Hotel Molenbos. Or go to Den Hoorn and stay at Camping Loodsmansduin. Book your stay.

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