With the crossing you get all the wadden-holiday feeling: apart from the land, wind through the hair, the salty air in the nose ... And then arrive on the island of Ameland a blessing of peace of yore. Relax because the rhythm is determined by tide and not by the heck of modern times.
Skydiving with a beautiful view of the beautiful island. An unforgettable experience above the Ameland drop zone!
The Nature Center in Nes provides information about the flora and fauna on the island and about the origin of the Wadden area. You will find a North Sea aquarium, a movie theater, an Energy Expertise Center and a lookout tower. In addition, it also organizes Wad trips.
On Ameland you can surf at 4 different locations. On the North Sea side at Hollum, Nes and Buren and on the Wadden Sea side at Nes. This location is best suited for novice kite surfers. The location in Hollum is suitable for the sporty surfer looking for the challenge.
Corn and mustard mill The Verwachting is already many decades old, but still in work. Discover here where good bread has its origin.
Culture-historical museum Sorgdrager.
Golfbaan d'Amelander Kaap has an 8 and 16 holes course.
Near Buren you will find the last working duck decoy on Ameland. From March onwards the kooiker tells a fantastic historical story about the origin of the Nassau duck decoy that was built in 1705. The duck decoy is viewed and the ducks are fed.
Pay a visit to the Swartwoude Agricultural and Beachcombing Museum. Interesting and amazing what is washed up on Ameland.
Just a day of island hopping! This is possible from Ameland to the neighboring island of Terschelling. With a small boat you can sail across the Wadden Sea from Nes to the port of Terschelling and back in the evening.
That is a unique way to go on a discovery tour through two beautiful nature reserves.
Beach sailing on the beautiful beach of Ameland.
Sunbathing on the beach, swimming in the sea or a lovely long beach walk. Even in the summer you do not notice how busy it is on the island. You can still find a quiet spot on the beach. The waves on Ameland are a bit higher than on the mainland and that makes for even more water fun.
Enter into a maritime world. Feel the captain of the ferry in a lifelike wheelhouse. Enjoy the stories and communicate in the radio room.
What is a better way to enjoy nature in the Dutch Wadden Sea than to muddle? Under experienced guidance you go along in a group about the dry seabed and discover the plants and animals of the Wadden Sea.
Demonstration of the horse lifeboat at the Maritime Museum Abraham Fock. Mighty nice to see people and animals in conflict with the sea.
Spotting seals! When the weather is dry you are comfortable with your nose in the wind, when it is cold and wet you look nice and covered and warm at these cute wild animals. Suitable for any weather. The trip takes about 2 hours and you can get food and drinks on board. 244
Ameland has 3 miniature golf courses. For guests of d'Amelander Kaap the course at Holidaypark Boomhiemke in Hollum is the closest.
Hollum, Ballum, Nes and Buren, villages with history and character. Here, time stands still ...
The 'Bornrif' lighthouse is a real challenge. More than 80 meters high and a beautiful view as a reward.