There are plenty of activities in Friesland and the province offers something for everyone. From water activities and culinary enjoyment to international festivals. For those seeking tranquility, those ready to soak up culture, nature lovers, city trippers and party animals: you will find it all in Friesland! No time to discover the entire province but still looking for an unforgettable activity in Friesland? Visit Leeuwarden, where you will find all of the above and more!
There are activities in Friesland for all ages. It’s no wonder that the province took 3rd place in the top 10 of best European destinations of the Lonely Planet travel guide. Do you not have a lot of time but would you still like to take a piece of Friesland with you? Then pay a visit to Leeuwarden, voted European Capital of Culture 2018 and full of activities and sights. Leeuwarden is very easy to reach by public transport. Are you coming by car? No problem either as the city has plenty of parking spaces available. Discover the city in one day and take in the best highlights!
Looking for activities in Friesland? Discover Leeuwarden, the vibrant heart of Friesland! Here you will find culinary hotspots, cultural activities, the best museums and cosy cafes and bars. Here you can enjoy theatre & film, party until late (or the wee hours of the morning) and shop ‘til you drop. Would you like to discover everything there is to discover? Then join one of the many tours through Leeuwarden where you will be inspired by enthusiastic city guides who will show you around the historical city centre, take you to hidden gems and tell you all the ‘ins and outs’. Have you fallen in love with the city and have you decided to stay a little longer? No problem, in Leeuwarden there are plenty of special places to book an accommodation! Do you want to go out in Friesland but don't have the time to discover the entire province? Visit Leeuwarden!