Daytrips and holidays in the Netherlands

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Welcome in Alkmaar !


Alkmaar is a beautiful city with plenty to do for young and old! It is a city with a special atmosphere, partly due to the characteristic canals and historic buildings. It has many ancient traditions and is known as the City of Cheese. In Alkmaar, you can go for lovely walks, go shopping, or enjoy a meal or a drink in one of the many restaurants and pubs in the Waagplein square. There is also plenty to do in the evenings, as Alkmaar has the best nightlife in the area so it is always vivacious!

Information about Alkmaar



Practical information

Here you will find information about Alkmaar:

- How to reach the city
- What about parking
- Important addresses and telephone numbers

you can prepare your journey with the directions on this page.

Some Rules Surrounding Covid-19 in the Netherlands are:

  • Use of a face mask is mandatory when traveling by public transport.( taxi, tram, train,bus and ferry)
  • Keep 1.5 meters apart.
  • Wash your hands regularly with soap and water for longer than 25 seconds
  • Cough and sneeze in a tissue or on the inside of your elbow.
  • Be well informed about the current Covid-19 rules in the Netherlands.

Practical information

Current activtities

Date Time Town Activity Location
25 July12:00-17:00AlkmaarShopping SundayAlkmaar
25 July10:00-17:00AlkmaarRent a whisper boat or field bargeBroekerveiling , Broek op Langedijk
25 July10:00-21:00AlkmaarAlkmaars boat rentalGeestersingel, Alkmaar
25 Julydiv.tijden AlkmaarBeatles MuseumBeatles Museum
25 Julydiv.tijden AlkmaarBeatles MuseumBeatles Museum
25 July10:00-18:00AlkmaarCanoo Rentail het MaalwaterKano verhuur Het Maalwater Heiloo
25 July11:00-16:00AlkmaarMuseum BroekerVeilingMuseum BroekerVeiling
25 July09:00-01:00 AlkmaarCasino De StripCasino De Strip
More activities


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