Active fun on Texel

Activities on Texel

Like your holidays active? Texel has an amazing variety of activities for you! Always wanted to go skydiving? Or prefer keeping your feet firmly on the ground? How about a round of golf on our golf course in the dunes? And with the sea and vast beach, you really won’t be short of active things to do during your stay on Texel!

Our Texel Tips for you
Catamaran sailing

Catamaran sailing

De Cocksdorp

Experience an adventure on the water during the spectacular catamaran sailing.

E-foiling

E-foiling

Oudeschild

The latest trend in watersports, electric surfing on the water!  

Fitness

Fitness

De Cocksdorp

Keep track of your condition during cross training or build muscles with various attributes!

Supping

Supping

Oudeschild

Move on the water on a surfboard without using the waves! 

Climbing park

Climbing park

De Cocksdorp

Climbing and clambering at exciting heights, there are also different courses!

Stables on Texel

Stables on Texel

De Koog

Are you an experienced rider or do you just want to get started with the riding sport? Visit one of the stables on Texel!

Onewheelen

Onewheelen

Den Burg

Durft u de uitdaging aan? Skateboard door het mooie natuur op maar één wiel! 

Parachute jumping

Parachute jumping

De Cocksdorp

Take a leap in the sky at Paracentrum Texel and see Texel from above.

Horse riding

Horse riding

Multiple locations

Gallope through the beautiful landscape of Texel and discover the nature on horseback!

Walking tours

Walking tours

Den Burg

Hiking club Het Gouden Boltje organises regular walks of 5 to 40 kilometres.

Surf kayaking and rafting

Surf kayaking and rafting

Den Hoorn

Do you think you can ride the waves of Texel?

Bike puzzle tour

Bike puzzle tour

Multiple locations

Discover Texel in a different way with a puzzle tour by bike!

Paintball Texel

Paintball Texel

De Koog

Get into battle mode and eliminate opponents with paintballs!

Escape Tours

Escape Tours

Multiple locations

Follow in the footsteps of Neeltje and Cornelis and try to leave Texel within 2 hours!

Segway riding

Segway riding

Den Burg

Discover Texel on a segway!

Golf Course De Texelse

Golf Course De Texelse

De Cocksdorp

Pro or beginner, there is room for everyone. Enjoy the rich landscape while playing golf!

Powerkiting

Powerkiting

Multiple locations

Experience the power of the wind!

E-Skating

E-Skating

Den Burg

Let the adrenaline flow through your body and reach high speeds while e-skating! 

Happen en Trappen on Texel

Happen en Trappen on Texel

Multiple locations

Combine a beautiful bike ride with good food.

Kitesurfing

Kitesurfing

De Koog and Den Hoorn

Experienced or inexperienced? Learn all the ins and outs of kitesurfing.  

Gliding

Gliding

De Cocksdorp

Admire Texel from the air!

Laser games

Laser games

De Cocksdorp

Laser gaming is fun for the whole family, active in the dark! Who wins?

Horseback riding

Horseback riding

De Koog

Enjoy a wonderful beach or forest ride and discover Texel on horseback.

Swimmingpool De Krim

Swimmingpool De Krim

De Cocksdorp

The pool with a lovely indoor climate, various spectacular attractions and an outdoor pool with sunbathing area.  

MTB Route

MTB Route

De Koog

A challenging MTB route through the De Dennen forest area.

Blokarting

Blokarting

De Cocksdorp

Take part in this fun beach activity and race across the sand at high speed! 

Miniature Golf

Miniature Golf

De Cocksdorp

Come and play miniature golfin the theme of glow in the dark and underwater world!

Bowlen

Bowlen

De Cocksdorp

 Enjoy the cosiness of bowling, never mind the weather: it’s always fun at the bowling alley! 

Walking Routes

Walking Routes

Multiple locations

Walking on Texel means wide views, enjoy the rich and varied nature!

Ultrarun Zestig van Texel

Ultrarun Zestig van Texel

Multiple locations
24-03-2024

 Join the route fanatically or encourage the participants to cross the finish line.

E-kickbike

E-kickbike

De Cocksdorp and Den Burg

Explore Texel in a sporty and fast way on these electric steps!

Geocaching

Geocaching

Multiple locations

Looking for adventure? Search for different treasure chests scattered all over Texel!

Surfing

Surfing

De Koog and Den Hoorn

Discover the fun and addictive effect of waves and learn to surf at Foamball and Surfcenter Paal 9. 

Om ‘t Eiland

Om ‘t Eiland

Multiple locations
03-06-2023 - 04-06-2023

Experience Texel on foot in a unique way with a fully catered walking-camping trip

E-chopper ride

E-chopper ride

Den Burg, De Cocksdorp & Oudeschild

Discover the beautiful villages of Texel on these sturdy and durable scooters! 

Run for KiKa Marathon

Run for KiKa Marathon

Multiple locations
25-03-2023

Run along for a good cause or encourage the participants!

Half Marathon of De Waal

Half Marathon of De Waal

De Waal
11-03-2023

Come and have a look or take part in this small-scale and cosy event for young and old!

Viking Saga

Viking Saga

Den Burg

Go on a journey with Viking Saga and find out why there were Vikings on Texel.

Karting

Karting

Den Burg

Enjoying rough driving at a fast pace? Show off your driving skills during karting.

TexelTrail run

TexelTrail run

De Cocksdorp
04-02-2023

Take a look at the challenging walking tour through various types of landscape of Texel.

Simracing

Simracing

De Waal

Experience what it's like to be a Formula 1 driver.

New Year’s dip

New Year’s dip

Multiple locations
01-01-2023

2023 is a fresh start! The best way to start the new year is a New Year's dip. 

Book your stay on Texel

Do you like to be active? Then Texel is an excellent destination. Whether you're active on land, at sea or in the air, there's plenty of choice. And after such an exhilarating day, it's great to relax in your accommodation at De Krim Texel. Do you think your muscles need extra attention after an active day? Then choose a (family) villa, luxury villa or wellness villa with its own sauna. Or even a villa with a private pool. You'll be back on your feet in no time.

Editors De Krim Texel
Update: March 19, 2021 13:00