Vlietland is a massive lake with a spacious surrounding park, which offers endless land and water activities such as windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, horse riding, camping, climbing, and much more.
Min half a day
Accessibility Level – Medium
Vlietland, Leidschendam, Netherlands
Dutch (official language), Frisian is spoken in the northern province of Friesland. English, German and French are widely spoken.
Babies, Kids, Teens, Adults, Seniors
Access to the lakes and nature is free. The different activities and camping change according to your choices and budget.
230 volts AC, 50Hz. Plugs with two round pins are standard
Vlietland is one of the largest and most attractive water sports, recreation, and nature areas in the Netherlands! The three lakes and surrounding forests, creeks, sunbathing areas bring a perfect nature. The area is packed with activities, a camping site, great food options, and a lot of fun for the entire family.
Few activities you’ll find includes:
- A climbing park.
- An aqua park.
- A campsite.
- A water sports club.
- Sailing club with different boats you can rent.
- Horse riding.
You can also enjoy the arbors on de Vliet, a harbor on an inland lake, many beaches, hiking trails, a beautiful restaurant on the water, and several catering pavilions.
If that’s not enough, almost every week, especially in the summer, different events take place in Vlietland.
Frequently Asked Questions
Best Time To Visit
The Netherlands has its charms all year-round, and you should plan your visit based on the types of activities you wish to do.
Summertimes, June to September offer longer days and lots of sunshine (average 19°C/66°F). These are popular times, so expect more crowds and higher prices, especially in big cities like Amsterdam, top attractions, and coastal resorts.
From November to December, winter months, the weather is much colder (average 3°C/37°F). The days are pretty short, especially around January. Late November to December are popular times with tourists visiting for the festive seasons and Christmas Markets around the country.
Weather-wise, the best times to visit are mid-April to mid-October.
If you wish to see the iconic colorful tulip fields in full bloom, you should plan to travel between mid-April to mid-May.
* Remember to check the weather forecast a few days before the trip and before heading to the airport. *
Flights & Accommodations
What To Pack?
Depending on your plans and length of the trip, you’ll need a number of bathing suits, sunscreen, clothes, and be prepared for water activities and land sport activities.