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Challenging curves, high speeds, a long straight and the smell of rubber on the asphalt! At Circuit Park Karting Texel you can go karting and children’s go-karting, but also play miniature golf or eat and drink, lose yourself in the playground and lie in the sun on the picnic meadow. There is something for everyone!

Akenbuurt 14 Den Burg


With the Bruuzer

Wind, water, waves and speed: discover how beautiful the Wadden Sea is with De Bruuzer. The Bruuzer is a fast powerboat for the best rib experiences on Texel. A unique opportunity to spot seals at an appropriate distance! Are you ready for the ultimate experience on the water?

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Escape room

The name actually says it all in this case! The goal is to leave the room as quickly as possible. This sounds really easy, of course, but just wait and see. It’s not as easy as it seems. It is important that everyone works together, thinks out of the box and above all tries everything.

De Ruyterstraat 60 Oudeschild

cycling on Texel

Bicyling around the island

Discover Texel by bike! Texel has countless kilometers of cycling routes all over the island. Would you like to rent your bicycles in advance? Any desired type can be rented with us, from ladies’ bicycles to electric bicycles and from children’s bicycles to mountain bikes. Rent your bicycles yourself now, so that they are ready when you arrive.

Rent bikes

Educational and fun with the kids
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Kaap Skil

Texel has a rich history, you can learn all about it in the Kaap Skil museum. You will discover stories and adventures you never knew existed. The Kaap Skil collection includes special pieces from ancient shipwrecks that were found off the coast of the island. Texel was very important for trading and warships. Clean drinking water, for example, was then obtained from the island. Have you become curious? You know what to do, have fun!

Heemskerckstraat 9 Oudeschild

Climb the lighthouse

There is a lighthouse on Texel that is located in the north, just outside De Cocksdorp. The nice thing about this lighthouse is that it is possible to climb it. The lighthouse has 118 steps, but of course it’s fun to let the kids count!

Lighthouse Road 134 De Cocksdorp


Cuddling with lambs

Visit the many different sheep at the Texel Sheep Farm. It is located just outside Den Burg and they give a glimpse into farm life. It is perfect for families with young children.

Pontweg 77 Den Burg


Aviation and War Museum

The Aviation & War Museum Texel focuses on the history of aviation and the consequences of the Second World War for Texel. Fascinating subjects, about which there is much more to tell than you would initially think.

Post road 126 De Cocksdorp

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On the water with a boat

For example, visit the seals or go on a shrimp boat. It’s a real experience on a boat like this and it’s definitely fun to go on a trip, even if you don’t like fish. There are several boats that take the passengers while fishing, it is always wise to order a ticket online.

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You can watch seals, fishes and other sea creatures. You can also learn more about the Wadden Sea World Heritage, the North Sea and nature on Texel. Tip: check the agenda for what to do that day.

Ruijslaan 92 De Koog

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De Bonte Belevenis

Always something to experience and to do! From bakery to candle making, there is always something to do at De Bonte Belevenis. It is a very nice place to go on an adventure with the kids. The children will learn and experience during an afternoon. So it’s great fun for development. Various workshops can be followed that are inspiring.

Rommelpot 11, Den Hoorn


Cheese farm Wezenspyk

Texel cheese has been made here for more than 35 years and it tastes delicious! There is also a cheese shop where you can take all kinds of cheese with you to enjoy your stay on the island at home. Tip: bring several small cheeses with you, so you can taste more and discover what your taste is. As if the above is not enough, they also have a cheese café. Think, for example, of cheese fondue or a delicious cheese platter. In short, this is an original place to visit when you are on Texel.

Hoornderweg 29, Den Burg

A lot of varied activities for every audience

You will find that at Teambuilding Texel

Teambuilding Texel organizes various sporting activities on the island throughout the year. The minimum numbers for an activity vary by activity. With a number of permanent locations and more than 20 different activities, Teambuilding Texel has a suitable activity for every audience.


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You can also find more types of activities at VVV Texel

To the tourist information website


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