Outdoor activities & Sports
Do you want an active stay on Texel? That is fine on our island! Cozy cycling with the whole family, walking through the vast nature or actively on the water? You won't be bored for a moment on Texel. How about paintball or hit a ball on the 18-hole golf course in the north of the island? Or take a mudflat walk on the bottom of the Wadden Sea with a nature guide. Also very special: make a parachute jump from Texel Airport! All activities on Texel can be organized as a family outing, school trip, group outing or company outing. What are you going to do?
Walking is a great way to really get to know Texel. Walk from polder to dune, from heathland to woodland or through more than 300 hectares of wet dune
On Texel, you cycle along wonderful cycle paths through woods and dunes, across dikes and along the beach to the lighthouse or past idyllic villages.
Discover Texel with an excursion led by a guide. From horseback rides to mudflat walking, it is all possible on Texel! Read about the possibilities.
Texel is a real paradise for water sports enthusiasts. Catamaran sailing, surfing or kayaking? Discover the activities on Texel's water.
More than 390 bird species have already been observed on Texel! Do you want to know which bird species are on Texel in which period? View an overview here
Texel is popular with horse lovers. Logical, because you also want to gallop over the beach with a beach ride at sunset, don't you?
Tessel Air organises aerial circuits for both young and old. You can choose between flights lasting 15, 30, 45 or 60 minutes.
Texel is a popular location for parachutists. You can follow a course at any level here. Make your first jump on Texel!
Visiting Texel with your sports club? Find out all there is to do here!
You can enjoy running on Texel. Choose a route through the forest, the dunes or on the beach. Run your own route, follow one of these running routes or
On Texel you can play fantastic golf on the 18-hole golf course. And of course you can also play mini golf on Texel. Click here for more information about
Discover Texel by motorcycle! We give you our tips for a nice tour of Texel. The roads on Texel are very suitable for motorized two-wheelers. Our island
Feel like go-karting? You can! There is n outdoor one, to provide hours of go-karting fun. Experience it yourself!
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