Lovely scenery, fun activities and interesting attractions are a few of the reasons that Callantsoog is a great choice for a holiday. There is much to do and see whilst on holiday to Callantsoog, and there is something to interest everyone in the family. A holiday rental home in Callantsoog will quickly become like your home away from home.
If you enjoy activities in the out of doors then you will be thrilled with the offerings whilst on holiday to Callantsoog. Hiking and cycling are quite popular and the lovely landscape offers many places to do both of these activities. You can even rent bicycles on the beach. Enjoy the sounds and smells of the ocean as you take a leisurely ride. Boat tours offer a view of the area from a different perspective. Organised tours are available as well. Golf is another option, and there are several golf courses within a short distance of Callantsoog.
Many interesting museums and historical sites dot the landscape in and near Callantsoog. The Fort de Schans is one of the longest standing forts in the entire country. This structure was completed in 1574. Napolean made a stop to this fort which was once the site of a number of executions. A number of picturesque villages and small cafes provide the perfect backdrop for hiking, photography and just getting to know the local culture. Ecomare is a wonderful must-see attraction. You will get a below-sea-level view of seals and other marine life. The Maritime and Beachcombers Museum highlights some of the fascinating items that are found on area beaches and is a fun stop for the entire family.
The winters are a bit chilly and the summers warm and pleasant in Callantsoog. During the winter months, the average low temperatures are between 1° and 2° C and the highs are between 5° and 6° C. It warms up a bit for spring when the average low temperatures are between 6° and 9° C and the highs are between 13° and 17° C. During the summer months, the average low temperatures are between 12° and 15° C and the highs are between 20° and 22° C. The most rain in Callantsoog occurs during the winter months and the least during the summer.
The closest airport to Callantsoog is Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), which is located about 50 km away. There is a railway station in Den Helder, which is about 15 km from Callantsoog. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.