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Cycling holiday The West Frisian Islands

Would you like to enjoy the fresh air on and around the Wadden Sea? Then sit... er, cycle and sail with this tour. The wetland biotope has been declared a Unesco World Heritage Site. In addition to tours across and overnight stays on the islands, you will also visit Dokkum and Leeuwarden on the mainland.

  • Harlingen, Terschelling, Vlieland, Ameland, Schiermonnikoog, Dokkum, Leeuwarden
  • Boat trips on the Wadden Sea
  • Cycling through the dunes
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  • Cycling holiday
  • Distance tour
  • 9 days
  • Individual
from 995 p.p.
excl. additional costs
Prices and dates
from 995 p.p.
excl. additional costs
Prices and dates


During this cycle tour, you will have plenty of opportunity to enjoy the unique landscape on and around the Wadden Sea. This nature reserve in the north of the Netherlands has been declared a Unesco World Heritage Site. You cycle on Vlieland or Terschelling and cycle and stay overnight on Ameland and Schiermonnikoog. You return to Harlingen via Dokkum and Leeuwarden.

Cycling holiday The West Frisian Islands



  • 8 nights with bed and breakfast or half board
  • Luggage transport
  • Maps and navigation app on your smartphone


  • Boat trips to and from the Dutch Wadden Islands, approx. €110 per person (including bike); you buy the tickets for the boats yourself.
  • Outward and return journey
  • Travel insurance
  • Tourist tax
  • Any hire bikes
  • Entrance fees, transfers, etc. that are not included

  • Rental bike (excl. bike insurance): € 100,- p.p.
    7 or 8 gears, bag and lock
    Extension: € 10,- p.p. per day
  • E-bike (excl. bike insurance): € 190,- p.p
    Extension: € 25,- p.p. per day
  • Bicycle insurance: You can take out separate bicycle insurance with Happy Cycling Holidays for € 1.77 per day. Travel insurance often does not include bicycle insurance against damage and/or theft.
  • When booking a hire bike/e-bike, we ask for your height so that we can provide a suitable bike.
  • Read more about hire bikes and cycle helmets

  • Parking: approx. €7 per day, information can be found at: www.parkingharlingen.nl
  • From 7 June to 16 June 2024, the Oerol Festival will take place on Terschelling. The availability of hotels on Terschelling will then be very limited.

Here you will find an overview of the accommodation we use for this tour. They have been carefully selected by us. It may be that there is no availability on your desired date. In this case, we will use alternative hotels. The alternative hotels are of a similar category and quality. We will contact the booker in advance in the event of different prices with a surcharge on the tour price.

  • Anna Casparii, Harlingen
  • Hotel Nes, Ameland
  • Hotel Duinzicht, Schiermonnikoog
  • Hotel de Posthoorn, Dokkum

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This is the first day of your cycling holiday. If desired you can add book extra nights later before the startdate of your cycling holiday. Please choose the first day of your cycling holiday. Further on in planning your trip, you can book an extra night before the selected starting day.