Heerenveen is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Friesland as some of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. The Scheepvaart Museum en Oudheidkamer and Martinikerk are amongst the many interesting place to visit here. And don’t miss Martiniplein and Stadhuis.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find some interesting cultural highlights in and around Heerenveen. Take a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the wonderful exhibits at Fries Museum in Leeuwarden, Het Princessehof and Fries Natuurmuseum.
If you are looking for great family fun, make a bee-line for the various child-friendly attractions. Animals lovers should not miss out on the amazing animal adventures at Orchid Farm in Emmeloord.
If you are into nature, go and check out some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. To see the local wilderness head out to the National Park De Weerribben in Wetering.
Some of Friesland's popular sights are in Heerenveen, including Waagplein in Leeuwarden, Oldehove and Bolsward Martinikerk in Bolsward. Admire some of the places of worship such as Grote Kerk in Leeuwarden. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and gain a deeper understanding of the role of religion in the area.
If you're crazy about sports, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the SC Cambuur, doing battle at Cambuur Stadium, Leeuwarden. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear yellow and blue, the colors of the SC Cambuur.
When you’re ready to wind down after discovering the charms of Heerenveen, check in to one of the area’s numerous short and long stay accommodation options. The Campanile Hotel Leeuwarden, Goutum, the Oranje Hotel Leeuwarden - Hampshire Eden and the Bastion Hotel Leeuwarden are just three of the many great places to stay around here.