Swimming in the sea, while strolling on the beach, cycling through the dunes of Katwijk to Noordwijk, it is all possible in Katwijk. Katwijk is a coastal town and municipality located in the northwest of the province South-Holland. The area is surrounded by beautiful dunes, therefore it is very suitable for nature lovers and walks. The beach has excellent bathing water quality.
Katwijk aan Zee is located between the Berkheide dunes (to the south) and the Coepelduynen (to the north). Both are protected natural areas with high biodiversity due to traditional low density activities related to fishing net maintenance and agriculture.
- The three camping sites and a beach restaurant have been awarded the Green Key. Tourism pressure is relatively low, with families as important target group
- The concept ‘Cradle to Cradle’ is available in Katwijk
- In Katwijk, many local products are available and promoted
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