Magical activities for Christmas vacations at the coast

At the coast of South Holland lies the characteristic village of Noordwijk aan Zee. Even in winter, Noordwijk offers beautiful nature and many winter activities. Due to its perfect location in South Holland, you can reach several major cities in no time. Experience for yourself what Noordwijk has to offer in winter.

Discover the most enchanting winter activities in Zuid-Holland:

1 Take a beautiful winter walk through the Bulb Region

Experience the enchanting winter nature by taking a lovely walk in Noordwijk aan Zee. Walk along the Noordwijk beach and get a delicious hot chocolate. Cycle through the woods and sled through the dunes. Our hotel offers the possibility to rent (electric) bicycles, e-choppers or Fatbikes, with which you can easily explore the surroundings.

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2 Admire the beautiful lighting in the cities

Noordwijk is located between the cities of Leiden, The Hague, Haarlem and Amsterdam. In winter, these cities are beautifully illuminated. Around the holidays there are various Christmas activities for young and old. Go shopping or discover the history of the cities during the Christmas vacations.

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3 Winter Wonderland Noordwijk

Close to the hotel you will find Winter Wonderland Noordwijk. Imagine yourself in a Christmas world with 150m2 ice skating rink. Play games with the whole family, enjoy a winter lunch or dinner and dance to the music. Winter Wonderland also organizes various events, such as a bingo. A perfect winter outing for young and old!

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4 Indoor activities for the kids

There is also plenty for children to do during the Christmas vacations in Noordwijk. Have the time of your life at KidsZoo Noordwijk! This indoor playground has a wide range of play equipment for children up to 12 years of age. Or jump around in Jumpin Noordwijk. This indoor fun park is the perfect sports outing for young and old. Besides trampolines, Jumpin Noordwijk also has different courses. Do you prefer a less sporty day? Then Space Expo is the ideal winter outing! Learn all about space through an impressive journey along stars and planets together with André Kuipers. Use the button below to check out all the activities in the Noordwijk area.

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5 Westfield Mall of the Netherlands

Fancy a day of shopping? The Mall of the Netherlands is a large shopping and leisure complex located in Leidschendam. The mall offers a wide range of clothing stores, as well as stores for electronics and interior design, for example. Besides offering great shopping at the Mall, it also offers various leisure and entertainment options. These include a museum, a spa or a movie theater.

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A night away during the Christmas holidays

Van der Valk Palace Hotel Noordwijk is the perfect winter destination! Visit the best excursions for the Christmas vacations in South Holland. Besides the varied surroundings, the hotel also offers various facilities, such as the Swimming Pool Area, fitness and kids club. After a winter activity you can warm up in a comfortable room and enjoy a delicious dinner in restaurant Vloed. Book your Christmas vacation now and be enchanted by wintery Noordwijk!