Texel is a paradise for walkers. On Texel you will find several walking routes for young and old. Walking on Texel means enjoying peace and space in the great outdoors. Discover the forest, the dunes and the beach of Texel on foot. Enjoy the unspoilt nature trails or opt for paved roads through the most beautiful nature. Enjoy the silence of the Waddendijk or stroll along the nicest shops and terraces in one of the seven villages on Texel. Come and watch birds in the De Schorren nature reserve. Listen to the sounds of eiders, godwits and herring gulls. You can already tell: exploring Texel on foot is really enjoyable!
The staff at VVV Texel are real locals, who give every visitor information about the island. They know the most beautiful walks on Texel like no other.
On Texel, there are many different nature reserves: sandbars, salt marshes, mudflats, dunes, woodlands, old salt marsh creeks and meadow bird reserves in
Walking on the beach of Texel is truly special. Between sea and dunes, you can fully enjoy the wind, sun, and smells and sounds of the sea.
Nothing beats a walk through the dunes of Texel. A lovely stroll through the valleys and dune woods. With the occasional short climb for the most stunning
There are two woodlands where you can enjoy great walks: Krimbos in the north and De Dennen near De Koog. Read more about these beautiful woodlands.
Texel is a walkers’ paradise. With such a varied landscape, there are all kinds of walks to choose from. We’ve lined up five trail tips for you.
Dogs are welcome on Texel. Do you want to walk through the dunes or relax on the beach? Experience the ideal environment for you and your four-legged
Walk on the three hiking trails across Texel's farmland. All walks are about farmland and start at the village square in Den Hoorn. Read more about the
The breeding season on Texel runs from 1 March to 1 September. During this season, some footpaths are closed and dogs must be kept on a lead.
View the extra long walking tours on Texel. Here you will find routes and more information. Specially selected by VVV Texel.
The summer is over and autumn is with us. This is perhaps the most beautiful time of the year for many people who love Texel.