Tourist information and destination rating
Category: National parks, Local time: 02:39:55
The Zuid Kennemerland National Park is a well-known holiday destination in the Netherlands
. The park occupies 1240 hectares, and it is situated to the west of Haarlem
and to the south of Zandvoort
About the Zuid Kennemerland National Park
The park includes sand dunes, forests, and heaths with littoral fauna and flora. Old bunkers are used as shelters by numerous bats. There are several lakes in the park, Spartelmeer, Vogel meer and Oosterplas.
Past and Present
The Zuid Kennemerland National Park was founded in 1995. Farm houses had already been built within the territory of the park. At present, these former farm facilities are used for public purposes, for example, one of them is an Open Air Theatre. Admission : free, you are required to follow only marked trails. Some parts ar not accessible for bikers.
Character of the parklake
continental and marine
What recreational activities are available or possible?hiking
What natural formations can you see in the park?lakes
Information and Facts
Last update: Oct 19, 2012 7:37:47 PM