Texel offers a great shopping experience, with a wide range of shops. From trendy home and lifestyle shops boutiques to modern department stores and markets. Clothing, souvenirs, gifts or just enjoying the local culture and products, there is a bit of everything here.
On Texel, you will find the perfect conditions for great shopping! The centre of Den Burg, the largest place on the island, has a varied selection of shops, including fashion boutiques, delicatessens and bookshops. Walk through the quaint streets and discover the charm of local shops and boutiques. De Koog has a wide range of shops to keep you entertained, even on Sundays! There is a real holiday atmosphere in De Cocksdorp. There are a number of extensive specialty shops in and around the village, as in Oudeschild.
If you are more of a market type, there are plenty of nice markets to wander around. In July and August, every Monday there is the weekly market in the centre of Den Burg, every Tuesday there is a fair in De Koog, every Wednesday there is a summer market in Den Burg, every Thursday is the Hoornder Thursday in Den Hoorn and the Durpermarkt in De Cocksdorp. Every Friday you can go to the Harbour Market in Oudeschild.
If you prefer to visit a market at the weekend, there are several Saturdays and Sundays in May, June, September when this is possible. On Saturdays there is a small-scale market in the square of De Cocksdorp and on Sundays there is the Sunday market in De Koog.
There is plenty of entertainment for children. The beach and nature are always close to your accommodation. Learn more about life in and around the water and in the evening you can have a nice chat in one of the accommodations of De Krim Texel. The parks are spread across the island. At Camping Kogerstrand, Camping De Shelter, Holiday Park De Krim and Camping Loodsmansduin there is a lot of entertainment for children of all ages during the school vacations.