Experience the relaxation of a panoramic view over a characteristic polder landscape, which has been formed in the course of the centuries, from holiday Resort De Rijp. Enjoy the sparkle of the water, the landscape and unwind in a historic setting with contemporary amenities.
So, relax at Resort De Rijp, which offers you the best of countryside peacefulness, urban activity and the feeling and experience of freedom from the water in the 1824 rounded Noordhollandsch canal. And within half an hour you're at the coast, the IJssel lake or classical Holland towns such as Alkmaar, Amsterdam or Volendam with their beautifully preserved monumental buildings and facades. EuroParcs is proud to be able to offer this stunning "water-rich holiday park".
Take a look at the photos and video of the holiday park and let yourself be inspired by a holiday in characteristic polder landscape!
Food & Drinks
In the vicinity of Resort De Rijp there is something for everyone. In the forest and water rich polder landscape you can walk and cycle. Cities like Alkmaar and Amsterdam are nearby. There are also several golf courses in the area!
The Beemster golf-links have a 9 holes course, training-greens, a driving-range, locker-space, a clubhouse/restaurant, a hotel, a golf-shop and a golf-school at their disposal. Members and non-members are welcome here.
With its more than 2.500 shops, the Bazaar is Europe's largest indoor market. It's the perfect cheap day trip, even when the weather is bad. The Bazaar is open every weekend.
Above all Alkmaar is the cheese-town of Holland. During the season (from the first Friday in April up to and including the first Friday in September) a traditional cheese market is being held here on Friday morning from 10.00 o'clock till 12.30 o'clock . The cheeses are being sold by the merchants by means of clapping hands.
The "Zaanse Schans" is a unique living- and working neighbourhood, full of turning (rotating) wind-mills, ancient (traditional) crafts, special museums and beautiful houses , which are made of green wood. Experience, taste and smell the atmosphere (ambiance) from the eighteenth and nineteenth century.