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Den Helder

Den Helder is the northernmost municipality in the province of North Holland. The area Den Helder is also known as the Kop van Noord-Holland or Noordkop. Total municipality of Den Helder has about 60,000 residents. Den Helder is the main naval base in the Netherlands and also the embarkation point for the boat to the island of Texel. Den Helder has a center with several shopping and visit Tuesday Beachcombing Market in the summer months. Beautiful spacious beaches with beautiful dunes. Also an imposing dike, which ends at Lands End. The port is well worth it and you can eat fresh fish there!

The villages of Petten and Callantsoog are located in De kop van Noord Holland, right on the coast. The cozy town of Schagen with the West Frisian folklore market on Thursdays. Bordering the Wadden Sea and the Ijselmeer, the area Wieringen with In Den Oever is the fresh fish market on Saturdays.

The North of Holland is a beautiful area to discover!


Information about Den Helder



Practical information

Here you will find information about Den Helder:

- 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
22 September10:00-16:00Den HelderMarketDen Helder
22 September10:00-17:00Den HelderBeachcombing MarketDen Helder
22 September10:00-17:00Den HelderEx.: Marine in the spotlightMarine museum
22 September10:00-17:00Den HelderEx.: Hist. Ex. in the TurretMarine museum
22 September10:00-17:00Den HelderEx.: Naval battleMarine museum
22 September10:00-17:00Den HelderEx.: Ship and yardMarine museum
23 September10:00-16:00Den HelderMarketDen Helder
23 September10:00-17:00Den HelderEx.: Marine in the spotlightMarine museum
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