Daytrips and holidays in the Netherlands

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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.

Rules surrounding Covid-19 in the Netherlands are:

  • Public sanitary facilities will be open again at Camping.
  • Use of a face mask is mandatory when traveling by public transport.( taxi, tram, train,bus and ferry)
  • Reserve your ticket online for your visiting restaurant, museums or a cruise
  • 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.
  • Outside Events are allowed again, provided the 1.5 meter disctance is maintained.


Practical information

Current events

Date Time Town Event Location
21 Septemberdiv. tijdenAlkmaarCheese museumWaagplein Alkmaar
21 September10:00-18:00AlkmaarPlay park de GoudvisDe Goudvis
21 September09:00-16:00AlkmaarCarboothsaleDe Goudvis
22 Septemberdiv. tijdenAlkmaarCheese museumWaagplein Alkmaar
22 September9:00-17:00AlkmaarEx.: Collection on the mapRegionaal Archief
22 September11:00-17:00AlkmaarEx.: The golden centuryStedlijk museum
22 September11:00-17:00AlkmaarEx.: The Bergen SchoolStedlijk museum
22 September11:00-17:00AlkmaarEx.: VictorieStedlijk museum
More events


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