The island of Vlieland is refreshing...
Across the sea and far from the turbulent world, there is Vlieland. Beautiful sandy beaches stretch on the north side along the length of the island.
You get around on foot or by bike. Cars are not allowed for non-residents. A sense of calm prevails. Vlieland is known for its cozy and village character. The street ‘Dorpsstraat’ in Oost-Vlieland is the heart of the island. The island is small and cozy, while walking and cycling, you can discover the island.
The Wadden Islands have the most sun hours in the Netherlands!
On Vlieland you find beautiful sandy beaches that stretch on the north side of the island. On the south side is the horizon. Here are forests and the beautiful dune ‘Kroonspolders. The island ends in the sands the ‘Vliehors’. The island is dominated by the 18 meter high lighthouse on the 45 meter high Vuurboetsduin. The facades in the village remind old times. In the only village on the island Vlieland, you’ll find quaint shops and cozy cafes and restaurants.
The lighthouse on Vlieland is also called ‘red dwarf’ because it ‘only’ 18 meters high!