Amsterdam Beach – tips and highlights
Be it to lounge or a blast of fitness fun, Amsterdam beaches are a popular day trip. In summertime, sun-seekers flock to the wider expanses of sand at Bloemendaal and Zandvoort aan Zee to bask on the beautiful golden beaches. These towns also bustle with hip cafés, restaurants and beach clubs overlooking the sea, while for the thrill-seekers, the Noord-Holland coast is a renowned spot for water and windsports. Below are some tips on where to go for food, sports and dancing!
The beach is a great place to get active! From dune biking to kitesurfing, here's our pick of the best activities to try at Amsterdam Beach.
If you're planning on staying overnight at the beach, check out I amsterdam's selection of the best hotels, campsites and restaurants near the sea.
During the summer months, Amsterdam beach is a hive of activity with open air concerts, art installations and fun events by the sea!
Amsterdam beach towns
Zandvoort is a popular beach destination located near to Amsterdam, with clean sandy beaches, trendy beach bars and family activities.
Colourful hippy hangouts, regular beach parties and a trendy young sun-worshipping crowd make this coastal gem one of Amsterdam's most popular summert...
The Wind Water Beach around the mouth of Amsterdam’s River IJ is always a marvellously sensory and physical experience.