Things to do in Westvoorne
Westvoorne is made up of the municipalities Oostvoorne, Rockanje and Tinte, and is a community known for its environmental beauty and recreational facilities.
Voorne's Duin is one of Western Europe's most important nature reserves, thanks to its outstanding flora and fauna. The unique biodiversity and the many things to do and see, make Westvoorne a great destination for short breaks or longer stays. The beach, the forests and the dunes offer a great background for cycling, walking, surfing or horseback riding, to name a few activities.
Places to see
Especially for our visitors we have made up a list of places worth visiting in Westvoorne:
- Voorne's Dunes (Duinen van Voorne)
- 'Tenellaplas' Visitors Centre (Bezoekerscentrum Tenellaplas)
- 'De Duinhuisjes' Open-air Museum (Openluchtmuseum De Duinhuisjes)
- Oostvoorne's Castle
- 'In den Halve Maen' Museum
- 'De Rijke' Vintage Cars Museum
The Haringvliet dam is the start of a 6 mile length of beach via Rockanje to Oostvoorne. But Voorne's coast is more than just sandy beaches and sea: the coastal area offers a varied landscape. Different parts of the beach have their own character determined by their facilities, their possibilities and their surroundings. Rockanje's family beach is perfect for an animated and pleasant day at the beach.
Water Quality Swimming Locations
You can find more information on water quality of swimming locations, including Westvoorne, on the website of the Provinceof South-Holland or call the Swimmer's Hotline: 071 4417550, from Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.