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Spring in Zeeland

There is something magical about springtime and this is no less so in Zeeland. Newly born animals are frolicking around in the meadow, the orchards are in full bloom, the beaches are inviting and the air is fresh. The beach pavilions have opened their doors to welcome you. In the towns and villages too, life is awakening. Come and enjoy springtime in Zeeland, whether it’s for a day or for a longer stay during the spring holidays.

Discover Zeeland’s outdoors

Curious to find out more about Zeeland at springtime? We can’t recommend it enough! The crowds haven’t arrived at this point, temperatures are pleasant and there’s so much to discover. Take the springtime blossom in Zuid-Beveland, for example. Enjoy a cycle tour or walk through Zeeland’s burgeoning countryside, with its sweeping polders, enchanting orchards and preponderance of birdlife. In springtime, Zeeland’s outdoors have a powerful draw.

Explore the outdoors together!

With the sun warming up nicely, there is lots to see and do in springtime Zeeland. For example, exploring the Netherland’s largest nature reserve, on foot or by water. Why not take a boat trip out on the Oosterschelde estuary? Maybe you’re looking for a little more action: if so, take an introductory lesson in kitesurfing. Or go horse riding on Zeeland’s beaches and feel the wind in your hair. A walk with alpacas is also one of the many options in Zeeland.

In the great outdoors

at springtime

Out and about with children

You don’t need the excuse of the school holidays to enjoy Zeeland at springtime: there’s a whole season! Go on a seal safari, for example. You can track down exotic animals and play in the jungle at Kwadendamme’s Tropical Zoo. Or do your kids prefer more action? If so, then a trip to the forest climbing adventure park at Burgh-Heemstede is a must! And did you know you can find sharks’ teeth on the beach at ‘t Zwin nature reserve? That will surely give you some tales to tell!

Tip: Lots more fun adventures for kids can be found on our families and children page.

Out and about with the kids

in springtime

Explore Zeeland’s towns and cities

Have you discovered the charms of Zeeland’s towns and cities yet? You’ll be astounded by the sheer number of historic buildings and picturesque streets and alleyways. Each town has its own distinctive atmosphere. Rough and ready Vlissingen. Stately Middelburg. Fashion-ville Goes. In Zierikzee, Veere and Domburg you can still immerse yourself in the artistic heritage by visiting one of their many art galleries and unconventional shops. Perhaps you’ll discover Zeeland’s special skies.

Whether you go shopping in the very best shops, take stunning photos of Zeeland’s sights, while away the afternoon at a sunny waterside bar or marvel at Zeeland’s culture in one of its many museums, there’s never a dull moment!

Culinary delights

Wherever you stay in Zeeland, you’re never far from some excellent fare, which uses the purest ingredients fresh from the land or sea. In April, you should surely not miss out on Zeeland’s white gold: delicious freshly picked asparagus. Why not combine it with a delectable white wine from one of Zeeland’s very own vineyards? Zeeland has no fewer than eight Michelin-star restaurants, where fresh ingredients are transformed into culinary masterpieces. A real feast for the eyes (and the palate)!

Did you know that Zeeland’s beach pavilions stay open almost all year round? That means you can enjoy a beachside meal in early spring!

What part of Zeeland

are you going to discover?

Booking accommodation

Is springtime Zeeland calling you? We’ll be more than happy to suggest suitable accommodation. Do you prefer a tent, campervan or a more spacious chalet? Perhaps you’re more drawn to a luxury holiday home. There are beach houses too, where you can wake up to the relaxing murmur of the waves.

Whether it’s a weekend, midweek of longer break you’re after in Zeeland, in springtime there’s ample choice of accommodation from where you have a great holiday!

Where do you want to

stay in Zeeland?