Texel is the largest Wadden Island. Due to the tide of the tide, the bottom on the Wadden side of the island is drying up. The time to take to the mudflats under the guidance of a guide. Experience nature!
A wade excursion on Texel starts from the Waddendijk. Together with a guide you make a special trip on the bottom of the sea. Along the way you will see shellfish, sea birds and enjoy the unique nature of the Wadden Sea area. A wading excursion is beautiful, but not too difficult. You just sink into the mud regularly and you have to be careful not to lose your shoes!
A visit to Texel is not possible without a wading excursion. Walking on the bottom of the sea is a special experience. Together with an experienced guide you will learn everything about life in the sea (bottom). Ecomare, Natuurmonumenten and TXGids organizes wade excursions on Texel. Our tip: bring warm clothes and good footwear.
What Mudflat walks
Where At the dike construction near De Cocksdorp
For those from 7 years
Duration 2 hours
Costs from € 12,50,- Under 12 years from € 8,-
Heading to Texel with a group? The island has a wide range of activities and suitable accommodation for groups of different sizes.
Oudeschild is home to the Texel fishing fleet. With a cozy harbor where you can make boat trips and eat delicious fish on the terrace!