Free map, including a survey of the sights in Hindeloopen
At the Hindeloopen Tourist Information Centre, you can get a free map, including addresses of the sights etc. in this friendly, little town. If closed, you can get one at the Information Column on the Havenkade. In preparation to your visit to Hindeloopen the map can be downloaded. Should you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We are glad to be of service.
The Hindeloopen Tourist Information Centre is opened 7 days a week from April – November
The daily opening hours are from 10.30 – 15.30 , please be welcome!
Picturesque Eleven Cities town at the IJsselmeer
Among other things, Hindeloopen is known for its traditional costume, typical painting, characteristic frontages and its many small, wooden bridges. This little town is also one of the 11 Frisian cities of the famous ‘Elfstedentocht’ (Eleven Cities Tour), a long-distance skating event.
Hindeloopen received city rights in 1225. About three centories ago Hindeloopen developed into a major trading town. In those days the town owned a fleet of over a hundred ships. Find more about its history, sights and discover the culture of this friendly Zuyder Zee town.