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Nationaal Park Zuid Kennemerland

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Zeeweg 12, 2051 EC Overveen, The Netherlands
+31 23 541 1123
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“wild horses” (3 reviews)
“sea coast” (2 reviews)
“main visitor” (2 reviews)
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Zeeweg 12, 2051 EC Overveen, The Netherlands
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+31 23 541 1123
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

The only highlight of an otherwise disappointing trip. Took the train to Overveen, a 15 minutes walk to the visitor centre. Counter staff were excellent and let us try several bikes before renting (as the first few were too big). Biked all the way to...More

2  Thank Hypothetically S
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

We cycled through the park and were very impressed by the quality of the paths and the gerneral upkeep of the park. Saw a lot of wildlife, especially the highliand cows!

Thank PhillKentUK
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

My friend and I visited this National Park last week and walked from the main visitor centre to the beach and back. The walk was beautiful (if rather windy!) with clear paths and lots of options for alternative routes. The scenery was stunning and in...More

1  Thank Emily H
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The campground Overveen is within the National park. It is so nice to go on a walk early morning or biking and even swimming at Het Wed, all activities were within the National Park. Our camping was enjoyable and a nice restaurants was also available.To...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

finally got to spot the highlanders.. I'm in love.. wild animals.. great nature .. great walks.. what do you want more.. just take in all the fresh air.. payment is needed to go in the park

Thank somy c
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice hike. Lovely lake for swimming. One can also rent bikes. There are trails that also lead to the sea.

Thank Noam B
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Wonderful place. Nature, animals, birds, peaceful .... perfect place to relax. Wonderful sand dunes and views. I recommended for all people who loves nature.

Thank Margherita131
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The national park is an absolute treasure. You can hike, bike, swim in the swimming pond,watch birds and other wildlife and see deer tracks. It's easy to get to by public transport and really well maintained. I can't recommend it enough, I think it's one...More

Thank Maya Y
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Dunes, small ponds, cattle, deer, birdlife, it's a great park for walking and biking. Bring water, binoculars and a camera.

Thank Tangobabe1
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you are near Amsterdam, Haarlem or Zandvoort, and want to hike, bike or horseback ride in a beautiful setting of woods, high grassy dunes, lakes, and amidst waterfowl, wild Highland cattle, ponies and other wildlife, then this is the National park for you. Easy...More

3  Thank Hugh T
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Xmaslvn
19 September 2017|
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Response from Hugh T |
take a train to Haarlem station. catch a bus (bus station directly across the street from Haarlem station) to zaandvort an zee for the beach, or to the National park I mentioned for woods, ancient dunes and wildlife, hiking... More
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Ofek E
18 May 2017|
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Response from Hugh T | Reviewed this property |
No, but they do refer you to 2 different opportunities to hook up with horseback park rides (look within the "horseback riding" part of the park's webpage - which Tripadvisor won't allow me to post here - sorry about that.)
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Phillielicious
7 May 2015|
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Response from traveller2527 | Reviewed this property |
It says on the national park website that you can rent bikes at: ◾Camping De Lakens, tel. +31 (0)23-5411570. ◾Go sport and play in Zandvoort, tel. +31 (0)6-25047727 / +31 (0)6-33921631 Or you can rent a bike in Haarlem... More
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