If you secretly think you might be the next Lewis Hamilton, you can test yourself on a go-karting track. You won't need a driver's licence or qualifications for go-karting. Many racing car drivers acquired their first racing experience on go-karting tracks.
An authentic 500-metre outdoor track is located close to Den Burg. You can get up to speeds of 70 kilometres here. Who will drive the fastest lap? In high season, there is a special go-karting area for children aged between 8 and 12. You will definitely do them a favor! The circuit offers 10 corners consisting of: a left hairpin, a straight of over 100 metres and 70 metres, a faint combined left, another left, right a 90-metre turn. To the thousandth second, lap times are displayed.
Whether you are going to drive yourself or come to watch, a visit to Karting Texel is worthwhile. Spectators can even follow the intermediate positions on a screen in the canteen. After the heat, you will receive a printout of the results. The minimum age to drive yourself is 12 years and you must be 155cm or taller. During holiday periods, the track is open daily.
Texel is the ideal holiday destination with kids. Enjoying the outdoors or heading cosily to a museum, watching the seals or sailing on the shrimping
Heading to Texel with a group? The island has a wide range of activities and suitable accommodation for groups of different sizes.
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