At Ecomare you can see seals, and dozens of other sea inhabitants from very close. Outside in the basins and inside the marine aquariums. About a hundred young seals are cared for every year. There is a webcam aimed at the permanent group of harbor seals. So if you want to see seals, look here!
Long strips of weed float in the seals' basins. Not real seaweed, but an artificial variety. The seals find this a nice addition to their habitat. And that's the point, isn't it?
View the live images of the permanent group of normal seals here. Outside the opening times the seals often climb out of the basin; just look before 9 a.m. or after 5 p.m.! Click in the bottom right corner of the video for a full-screen view.
Thanks to webcams-texel.nl
Would you like to personally visit the seals in Ecomare? Book your stay here!
Seals found on the texel beach are brought to Ecomare. Seals have been taken here since 1952.
De Koog is the only actual beach resort on the island. The village offers everything a tourist could wish for. After a day on the beach you can stroll to
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