If you want all the benefits of staying on an island, but you also want enough space to get away from it all, then spend a short vacation on the largest Frisian Island in the Netherlands; the isle of Texel! Via Thingsdotonetherlands.com you can now book a particularly pleasant and inexpensive trip for a double room including breakfast and use of the sauna and solarium, from € 49.
Hotel de Pelikaan on Texel:
During this trip, you will stay at Hotel de Pelikaan, approximately 2 kilometers from the village of De Koog. De Koog is located on the north side approximately in the middle of the island. This makes it an excellent location for day trips on and about the island. Within this trip, you can choose if you want a standard or a comfort room. In addition, the hotel has deluxe rooms and a suite. All rooms are equipped with the usual facilities. You can also eat a la carte or have a drink in the lounge or pub.
What can I do:
The isle of Texel is a true Mecca for birdwatchers and nature lovers. The island has an extensive network of hiking and cycling trails. A walking or cycling route is simple and easy to plan, which makes it easy for both the novice and experienced hikers or cyclists. The famous Dutch writer Jan Wolkers was a huge fan of the beautiful and overwhelming nature of the island because it exists of a considerable diversity of landscapes.
Take a look at another Frisian Island. From Texel, you can visit every other Frisian Island with a ferry service. For example, hop to the neighboring island of Vlieland.
Also, book a visit to the natural history museum Ecomare or walk to De Koog to grab a terrace or shop for nice clothing, gadgets or souvenirs.
Have you always dreamed of making a parachute jump? Then you are on the right place on Texel. Because on the isle is a para center where you can, for example, make a tandem jump. Or follow a whole parachutist training up to and including making a real skydive independently.