Experience the mudflats in the ultimate way! Walk on the bottom of the sea and discover what lives in the mud. Feel the mud pull at your feet, smell the special scent and hear the sounds of the birds and the water in the distance. During this excursion you will go in search of the animals that live on the mudflats, with a guide from the Waddenvereniging (Wadden association) or Ecomare. A special experience! Tip: wear tight fitting boots. Start time: depending on the tide. The excursion lasts one and a half to two hours.
Nature and Field trips
adults and children
At the dyke monument in the shape of a lightning bolt, east of De Cocksdorp.
Age: from 7 years. The excursion is in Dutch.
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A short distance outside De Koog in the dunes near paal 17, you will find the nature museum and seal sanctuary Ecomare. seals If you want to see a seal up close, this is possible in Ecomare. The seals are fed at 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. During the feeding, everything is told about the seals that live in Ecomare. You can also admire other sea creatures in Ecomare. The bird sanctuary can be visited and there is a whale room with skeletons of various whales and dolphins. nature education There are various exhibitions about the Wadden Sea, the North Sea and nature on Texel. Do you want to experience nature up close? Then book an excursion at Ecomare led by a guide.
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