Uitgeest is an ideal base to explore North-Holland. Alkmaar, Haarlem and Amsterdam are nearby, but in the direct vicinity you can also find dunes, the beach and the lake Uitgeestermeer.
Uitgeest and the neighbouring village Heemskerk offer many activities and entertainment. The many restaurants and terraces make them attractive to visit.
Nature lovers and outdoor people can enjoy:
Information and leaflets (in Dutch, English and German) available
2x per hour direct connection by train:
Alkmaar (15 minutes)
Historical centre with canals and every Friday (April to September) the famous Kaasmarkt (cheese market)
Haarlem (16 minutes)
Repeatedly chosen as ‘best shopping city’ in the Netherlands, with large monumental centre, a market and several museums.
Amsterdam (30 minutes)
Our capital with many famous sights.
The cities are also easily accessible by car.