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Heeg (Heech)

Heeg

Heeg is a delightful destination for water sports enthusiasts.

Heeg is a delightful destination for water sports enthusiasts.

Heeg (Frisian: Heech) is located on the Heegermeer, making it the ultimate holiday destination for water sports enthusiasts. Heeg is a vibrant village with numerous restaurants and several charming shops. Regularly, both large and small events are organized in Heeg; for example, every year on Ascension Day, there is the street theater festival Heechspanning. During the summer, you can enjoy various bands at the Heechsimmerfestival.

Heeg is renowned for its eel trade, a legacy that can still be observed today. Take a stroll through the village, explore beautiful facades, historic buildings, and don't miss the chance to see (or sail with) the Eel Smack! Make sure to visit the visitor center in Heeg, where you can find more information about the history, culture, water sports, and recreation in Heeg and the Waterland of Friesland. There is even a mini replica of the Eel Smack Korneliske Ykes II.

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