Discover De Cocksdorp

and surroundings

De Cocksdorp

De Cocksdorp is the most northerly village of Texel. In this village you will find cosy shops and restaurants. De Cocksdorp is surrounded by nature and borders the Waddendijk. Here you can also admire or climb the Texel lighthouse! The extensive beach near the lighthouse is the place to be for beach activities, there is plenty of space. The village is rich in birds, which can be admired during the various walking routes. For that reason, the Bird Information Centre can also be found here!

Photo gallery of De Cocksdorp

History

De Cocksdorp is the most northerly village of Texel. In this village you will find cosy shops and restaurants. De Cocksdorp is surrounded by nature and borders the Waddendijk. Here you can also admire or climb the Texel lighthouse! The extensive beach near the lighthouse is the place to be for beach activities, there is plenty of space. The village is rich in birds, which can be admired during the various walking routes. For that reason, the Bird Information Centre can also be found here!

Discover De Cocksdorp and surroundings

Rescue boat day

Rescue boat day

Oudeschild and De Cocksdorp
30-04-2022

Step into the shoes of the crew members of the rescue boats and sail away!

Nature reserve Dorpzicht

Nature reserve Dorpzicht

De Cocksdorp

Unwind in the unique backyard of De Cocksdorp and spot various birds!

War Path

War Path

De Cocksdorp

Discover unique traces of the Second World War scattered all over Texel!

War Museum

War Museum

De Cocksdorp

Learn about the consequences of the Second World War and the intense war memories of Texel.

The lighthouse

The lighthouse

De Cocksdorp

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

Dutch Birding

Dutch Birding

De Cocksdorp
08-10-2021 - 10-10-2021

Go out with other bird lovers to spot the most interesting birds.

Parachute jumping

Parachute jumping

De Cocksdorp

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

Sight-Seeing Flight

Sight-Seeing Flight

De Cocksdorp

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

Miniature Golf

Miniature Golf

De Cocksdorp

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

Aviation Museum

Aviation Museum

De Cocksdorp

Fly through aviation history and discover a rich history.

Laser games

Laser games

De Cocksdorp

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

Ice-cream farm Labora

Ice-cream farm Labora

De Cocksdorp

Come and enjoy handmade ice cream made from milk and cream from own dairy cows.

De Slufter

De Slufter

De Cocksdorp

Admire many migratory birds and walk through Texel's most special piece of nature.

Solex ride

Solex ride

De Cocksdorp and Den Burg

Go on a solex tour through Texel with the wind blowing through your hair and a lot of fun!

Play Paradise

Play Paradise

Multiple locations

The place to be with good weather or bad weather, here the children can really have fun!

Climbing park

Climbing park

De Cocksdorp

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

Beach

Beach

Multiple locations

Discover the beaches of Texel. With no less than 30 km of beach, there is something for everyone!

Hair salon By Amber

Hair salon By Amber

De Cocksdorp

Let yourself be pampered on Texel by professionals who go the extra mile!

Golf Course

Golf Course

De Cocksdorp

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

Texel's Alpacas

Texel's Alpacas

De Cocksdorp

Petting, feeding, cuddling or walking with alpacas? You can do it on Texel!

Water playground

Water playground

De Cocksdorp

Have a joyful day with water and fun at the water playground! 

Fitness

Fitness

De Cocksdorp

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

The Eiland Galerij

The Eiland Galerij

De Cocksdorp

Island art inspired by water, clouds, wind and sea currents.

E-kickbike

E-kickbike

De Cocksdorp and Den Burg

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

Boat trips

Boat trips

De Cocksdorp

Sail to the neighbouring island Vlieland for a walk or bike ride or go seal spotting.

De Schorren

De Schorren

De Cocksdorp

Walk through the area with the forest ranger and enjoy the bird diversity! 

Nature Adventure

Nature Adventure

De Cocksdorp

Learn all about the animals, plants and climate in a fun way!

De Cocksdorp

De Cocksdorp

De Cocksdorp

Visit Texel's youngest village, where you will find shops, restaurants and terraces!

Catamaran sailing

Catamaran sailing

De Cocksdorp

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

Bowlen

Bowlen

De Cocksdorp

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

The Barefoot path

The Barefoot path

De Cocksdorp

Walk 150 metres barefoot and experience 6 different surfaces! 

Wool bath

Wool bath

De Cocksdorp

Woolness combines wellness with Texel wool. You are wrapped in wool and left to relax in a manger.

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.  

Bird information

Bird information

De Cocksdorp

You are welcome here for all information, materials and excursions for birds! 

Book your stay in De Cocksdorp, Texel 

Enjoy a wonderful vacation at the best-equipped vacation park on Texel: Holiday Park De Krim. Here you will find a spectacular indoor swimming pool, various restaurants, an indoor playground, a game hall with indoor mini-golf and laser game and a bowling alley. In short: everything you need for a wonderful stay. Then book a comfortable hotel room at Hotel Molenbos.

Editors De Krim Texel
Update: February 18, 2021 15:00