All options for destination Southwest Friesland

Inspiration for your visit to Waterland van Friesland

Landscape of national importance

One of the twenty in the Netherlands

Cities in Waterland van Friesland

Discover seven of the eleven famous Frisian cities in a hop skip and jump

© Welgelegen Workum

Staying overnight

The events calendar of Waterland van Friesland

The best events and days out? They can be found in Waterland van Friesland! In Frisian, we also refer to that as 'ferdivedaasje', which translates as 'entertainment'. Our well-filled calendar is full of it. From fun festivals, friendly markets and beautiful exhibitions, to the best family days out. Your diary will never be the same again!

Photo competition 'jouw foto onder de brug'

We'd like to thank all the participants for submitting their 'Instagram quality' locations.
An expert jury judged all the entries. The winners were announced in January 2020. 

Entry was possible until 30 November 2019.

© Immie Keizer

Harbour lights of Stavoren

Immie Keizer

© Onno Hoekstra

Hindeloopen harbour

Onno Hoekstra

© Douwe Steiginga

Makkum sea dike

Douwe Steiginga

© Mike van der Zee

De Potten Offingawier

Mike van der Zee

© Miriam van Dun


Miriam van Dun

© Marjan Sijbrandij


Marjan Sijbrandij

© Piebe van den Berg


Piebe van den Berg

© Jitske Frankema


Jitske Frankema

© Ineke de Waal

Lemmer lighthouse

Ineke de Waal

© Attie Bak

Brekkenpaad Oudega

Attie Bak