Over sixty percent of the visitors are a regular visitor on Vlieland. For these nature lovers, the island is the ‘Pearl of the Wadden Sea’. It only has one village: Oost-Vlieland. A protected townscape with no less than 39 monuments. Only residents and people with an exemption are allowed to drive on Vlieland. The island has over 26 km of cycle tracks. The former beach plains are only accessible through excursions, because of the delicate birds and plants. The stroll path, that embraces the whole area, is freely accessible. Everything can be seen from this path. A few yards away, you see the avocets with their up-turned beak. Spoonbills, oystercatchers and brown duck-hawk.
Discover the Cycle Paths and Coastal Roads of Vlieland
For many travellers, Vlieland conjures images of sun-kissed beaches and the soothing sound of the sea. However, this picturesque coastal town has more to offer than just its beautiful coastline. Vlieland is a true gem for cycling enthusiasts, with countless kilometres of safe and scenic cycle paths and roads.
The cycling paths on Vlieland offer a diversity of views that are unparalleled. You can be enchanted by the stunning coastal routes that lead you through majestic dune areas, or you can opt for the tranquil country lanes that take you to the peaceful countryside. Along the way, you will discover charming, characteristic villages where time seems to have stood still.
The extensive and safe cycle paths on Vlieland provide the perfect environment for a leisurely cycle ride, whether you are alone, with a partner, or with the whole family. On Vlieland, there is so much to discover on a bicycle that you will continually see and experience new things. So, hop on your bike and discover the hidden beauty of Vlieland.
Do you want to make a cycling-tour during your holiday or do you want to have a bicycle at your holiday residence? Than you can go to many places for a good rental bike. For bike rentals on Vlieland, we recommend the following companies: