Hoorn The Essential
Interesting
Located beside the IJsselmeer, opposite the future polder of Markerwaard, Hoorn is one of the most typical ports on the old Zuiderzee, mainly devoted now to boating for pleasure. It is also a busy trading centre.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Hoorn
Rode Steen
Rode Steen
This picturesque square is overlooked by
15 minutes
The old quarter
The old quarter
This is the original heart of the town.
60 minutes
Veermanskade
Veermanskade
This quay is lined with a fine
15 minutes
Waag
Waag
This blue stone building, probably by
Hoofdtoren
Hoofdtoren
Built in 1532 to watch over the main
30 minutes
Nieuwstraat
Nieuwstraat
It is in this shopping street that you
15 minutes