Campsite Zuidduinen also has plenty to offer for adults. For example head for a lovely walk on the new boulevard of Katwijk or go shopping in its historic centre. Katwijk has a lot of winding streets and historic fishermen’s houses. This makes the town a delight to the eye.
Would you prefer something more active? Participate in all kinds of different activities on the coast of Katwijk. Find out how long you can withstand sailing the banana boat. Try out water skiing, parasailing or enjoy a sail with a speedboat. Have you ever wanted to learn to surf? Katwijk also has an surf school located on its beach. In short whatever your wish is Katwijk offers plenty of activities suited for you.
The area surrounding Katwijk is rich in cultural and historical heritage. Visit Valkenburg a town located next to Katwijk. This town dates back to roman times. It has been built upon the foundations of an roman castellum formerly known as Praetorium Agrippinae. Try to find the typical roman bronze caps which have been made visible in the pavement on the castellum square. Also the former road leading to the castellum has been found and restored, it is located next to the N206 road between the city of Leiden and Valkenburg.
Katwijk also has a variety of museums covering the history of this fishing village. Not many know that this town acted as breeding ground for a lot of artisan painters. More than eleven hundred Dutch and foreign painters became inspired by the clear skies coupled with the hard working life of the fishermen. this each time resulted in a painting clearly showing the painters unique painting style and skill.
The prime location is another great feature of Campsite Zuidduinen. Within a 20 minute drive you will find yourself in Leiden or Scheveningen. Also in driving distance are Rotterdam as well as Amsterdam both reachable in a 50 minute drive.
In summary if you are looking for a cozy family campsite with the beach within walking distance? Then book your stay in one of our accommodations at Campsite Zuidduinen.