Texel bucket list

Have you already experienced the real Texel? We’ve drawn up the Texel bucket list for 2019 specially for you – from parachute-jumping and cuddling lambs to tasting Texel beer.

Here’s a list to tick off:

Take a selfie at the lighthouse

Cuddle lambs at Texel’s sheep farm

Wander along De Slufter

Enjoy the art during June’s extended month of culture

Cycle the 100-kilometre MTB route

Pick your own fruit, vegetables and flowers in the Zelfpluktuin

Photograph the little church in Den Hoorn

Head for Round Texel to visit Texel and the new WAVES festival

Taste Texel cheese at the Wezenspyk cheese farm

Visit all of Texel’s nature reserves

Collect oysters yourself along the Waddenzee dyke

Go aboard a Texel cutter to walk the seabed at low tide

Climb the 118 steps of the lighthouse

Spot seals in the wild

Taste Texel beer

Visit all the Texel markets on the island


Try all Texel’s drinks

Run Texel’s Half Marathon (or you can just watch it)!

Spot around 390 different bird types

Eat fresh fish in Oudeschild’s harbour

Swing during the Texel Blues Festival

Know all the flavours of the Larbora ice cream farm by heart

Take a catamaran-sailing lesson

Taste delicious dishes at Texel Culinair

Go beachcombing on the beach

Visit Texel’s new nature reserve

Enjoy Woolness at Boutique Hotel Texel

Book your next visit through VVV Texel

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