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Visit Friesland: a unique province in the Netherlands

Eleven cities

The famous eleven cities of Friesland, each with their own uniqueness

Wadden area

Discover the unique Frisian Wadden area


Friesland is a province full of water. From sports to beaches, the possibilities are endless


Discover all eleven fountains and explore the cities by foot

Are you looking for peace and space? Then Friesland is your ultimate destination. Because you can enjoy Friesland, the most beautiful province in the Netherlands, in a grand way. Here, you experience the province of the eleven cities and its famous ice-skating 'Elfstedentocht', of water, Wadden Islands and UNESCO World Heritage. The province of Leeuwarden, former European Capital of Culture 2018. You experience the true Frisian culture.

Escape the usual, visit Friesland!

Discover our highlights - The hidden gems of Friesland

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