Municipality of Schagen: a pleasant municipality consisting of the town of Schagen and the coastal towns of Callantsoog, Petten, Groote Keeten and Sint Maartenszee.
There are many flower bulb fields between the coast and the city of Schagen, which provide beautifully coloured views in Spring. On the other side of Schagen, the West Frisian Omringdijk is located. The 14-kilometre-long coast line of the municipality of Schagen consists of safe, clean and beautiful beaches. The rich history is also impressive.
The distances in the municipality of Schagen are small. A day at the beach is easily combined with a visit to the city of Schagen. Cycling enthusiasts can indulge themselves with the many cycling routes in the area, but hikers will not get bored here either. Over the beach, through the dunes, through the various nature reserves, the possibilities are endless.
Many events in 2021 have been postponed or canceled due to the corona virus.
Schagen Marktstad: an attractive city with a village character where there is plenty to do. With the historic Market Square and the Grote Kerk as its showpiece, which you can see from almost every corner of the city, Schagen is the place to be for any event.View all experiences in Schagen Marktstad
Anyone who wants to discover the real Holland by bicycle or on foot should visit the municipality of Schagen. Walk or cycle through the dunes, along the beach, over the West Frisian Omring dyke, and the extensive meadows are also wonderful for walking or cycling. You can connect to the routes of the Noord-Holland path, or choose a route from the Walking network Noord-Holland or the Cycling network.View all cycling and walking options