Texel

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24km long and 9km wide, Texel is the biggest of the Wadden's islands. This "Holland in miniature" has numerous attractions. At its centre is Den Burg, its capital and to the west is De Koog, a modern seaside resort on the main beach. Oudeschild is a little fishing port and marina, and there are picturesque villages (Oosterend, De Waal et Den Hoorn). Bird life is prominent with over 300 species recorded here.

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Oudheidkamer
Oudheidkamer
This museum is set up in a hospice for
60 minutes
Reserves
Reserves
Texel has several reserves belonging to
240 minutes
Agrarisch en Wagen Museum
Agrarisch en Wagen Museum
Here there is a collection of carriages
60 minutes
Maritiem en Jutters Museum
Maritiem en Jutters Museum
The seaweed covered barns that surround
EcoMare EcoMare
EcoMare EcoMare
This building has a centre dedicated to
60 minutes
Oosterend
Oosterend
This small picturesque village with
30 minutes
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Reserves
Reserves
Texel has several reserves belonging to
240 minutes
De Geul
De Geul
This lake was formed in the dunes at the
240 minutes
De Muy
De Muy
This part marsh region is located in the
240 minutes
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