Area Bergen North Holland
Bergen is a great place to be; each season has its own beauty, relaxing, recharging, or just a fun weekend away. Lively Bergen with the ten-day art event, evening of lights, Jazz and Sail, art and curios markets guarantee a successful holiday. You can find more information on this at www.flessenpost.nl or in your accommodation.
A walk on the beach or a bike ride through the dunes and the forests: this is true enjoyment. You can walk or bike for hours, on the beach by the ever-changing North Sea. You will often pass by picturesque villages or beautiful houses.
Between Bergen and Bergen aan Zee is a wide dune area.
Bergen aan Zee is right in the middle of the nature of the North Holland dune reserve. The beautiful wide beach with hip pavilions with lounge chairs and lovely kitchen. Bergen aan Zee can easily be reached by bike or car.
The 'Heerlijkheid Bergen' is the name of tranquillity, beauty, art and culture. Come and enjoy the area, we are happy to welcome you!
The old village centre arose around the Ruïnekerk, a church from the 15th century. The centre includes many interesting historical buildings that were built in the early 20th century. The picturesque Bergen-Binnen is very inviting with its many shops, restaurants and cosy cafes and restaurants.
In the summer, an art and antique market is held every Thursday and Friday.
In October, the popular ten-day art event 'Kunst-10-daagse' is organised. There are evening concerts with young international musical talents in July and August.
Bergen is situated nearby Alkmaar, a lovely old city with its famous cheese market. The weigh house and the Grote St. Laurenskerk are some of the cultural-historical highlights, next to 400 other monuments. Alkmaar can also be easily reached by bike.
If you'd like to visit Amsterdam, we recommend going by train, the train station of Alkmaar can be reached by bike or bus.