Surroundings

Camping de Duinpan is situated in Noordwijk in the Dutch province of South-Holland. Surrounded by beautiful nature, this seaside resort lies between major cities such as The Hague, Leiden, Haarlem and Amsterdam.

Tourism

Noordwijk Ligging Noordwijk has a beautiful promenade and a splendid beach. The varied restaurant and shopping possibilities combined with the characteristically historical town center make it an ideal seaside resort. The village offers daily activities for young and old to take part in. The surrounding villages are also certainly worthwhile visiting.

The Scenery

Noordwijk is well known as the flower seaside resort of Europe. At Camping de Duinpan you will find yourself in the middle of beautiful nature and beach, dunes, woods and flower bulb fields. Here you can enjoy making use of the many walking and bicycle routes. In the direct vicinity there is a horse riding school and stables where you can put up your horse so that it can explore the surroundings.

Historical Facts

Noordwijk enjoys a rich history. The seaside resort was given city rights in 1398, which were subsequently rescinded because it refused to build a fortress wall. In 1429 Noordwijk was officially named as a place of pilgrimage. Here the Scottish martyr Saint Jeroen was tortured and beheaded by the Normans in 856. The skeleton of this monk still lies in the St. Jeroens Church today. The village centres of Noordwijk aan Zee and Noordwijk Binnen put to mind the days of yore. Enjoy the picturesque streets and squares.