Do & Explore

Couple biking in Durgerdam

Things to do

Whether you stay local and enjoy a dip in the lake and the sun on on the jetty, or explore further afield in Amsterdam, read on for our insider tips of not-to-be missed sights, dining destinations and bars. 

Things to do

Haring Zuiderzee

Discover the Hinterlands of Amsterdam Noord

Take a step into Amsterdam Noord’s hinterland and discover a peaceful part of the Netherlands with natural wetlands, classic Dutch villages, food markets and seasonal restaurants.

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Dutch house

Quirky Durgerdam

Whether it’s the enchanting lake views, its lingering maritime legacy, the line of charming clapboard houses in misty hues or opportunity for time in nature, there’s something rather addictive about Durgerdam. 

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Liqueur glasses

Spring is in the air

Coming to Durgerdam is a real treat, the huge, clear skies mean the quality of light is superb. Views stretch over the glinting water, casting every detail in hyper-reality.

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Your biking oasis

Discover the peaceful countryside of Durgerdam with our Veloretti bikes. Sense the gentle breeze as you stroll through charming lanes of traditional Dutch houses and luscious fields.  

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Cruising the lake with blissful paddleboarding

Venture out on a peaceful adventure through the picturesque waters of lake Ijmeer, while soaking in the breathtaking scenery that surrounds you.

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Serene boat journeys

Explore the scenic waterways of lake Ijmeer. Whether you're looking for a peaceful getaway on your own or a special time with your loved ones, our boat cruises offer the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. 

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Bike Routes

Ask us for our map! Whether you want to walk, rent one of our Veloretti bikes, or hop aboard a boat, we have custom routes to discover Amsterdam in a unique way.

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