Wijk aan Zee Vacations
If you are staying in the area, be sure to spend a little time exploring surrounding areas like Haarlem, Zandvoort and Heemskerk.
To better understand Haarlem - IJmond and South-Kennemerland, head to one of its many cultural destinations. Take a guided tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem, Teylers Museum and the De Hallen Museum.
While you are here, stop at some of the local sights such as the Cathedral of Saint Bavo in Haarlem and the Hans Brinker Statue. These spots are popular with locals and tourists alike. Those with a passion for religious history should visit Grote Kerk in Haarlem.
If you are ready to splash some cash, browse Grote Markt in Haarlem.
If you're a sports fan, you'll love seeing local favorites, the AZ Alkmaar, take to the field in nearby AFAS Stadium, Alkmaar. Make sure to wear red and white, the colors of the AZ Alkmaar.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Carlton Square, the Amrâth Grand Hotel Frans Hals and the Van der Valk Hotel Haarlem are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.