No matter what you look for in a breakaway destination, Skarsterlan has something to offer. You will find beautiful views, fun activities in the out of doors and lots of interesting attractions. A holiday rental home in Skarsterlan will provide you with a comfortable home base for all of your activities.
The beautiful lakes and beaches located in and near Skarsterlan provide the opportunity for swimming, and many other water related activities. Boat charters are on offer and provide a perfect way to spend a warm, summer day. Enjoy fishing, canoeing, water-skiing and much more. Hiking and cycling are both popular activities. A well-appointed golf resort is available as are some fabulous spas where you can enjoy a bit of pampering after days filled with activity. For a unique activity, consider taking a hot air balloon ride. This is something that most people will never do, and it is sure to be one of the highlights of your holiday to Skarsterlan.
Skarsterlan is a municipality of Friesland, which is home to a number of popular attractions. There are many nearby places worth visiting whilst on holiday to Skarsterlan. The Eise Eisinga Planetarium is a great place to learn about and see the stars and planets. Special programs are available throughout the year. The Wouda Steam Pumping Station has the distinction of being classified as a World Heritage Site. It is now a museum. Other interesting museums are the Het Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics and the Verzets Museum. The Verzets Museums focuses on certain issues during World War II. The National Park Dients-Friese Wold is a lovely place for those who enjoy spending time in the out of doors. Enjoy hiking trails and do a bit of wildlife spotting.
There are some chilly winter nights in Skarsterlan, but overall the winters are fairly mild. The summers are pleasant without being uncomfortably warm. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between -2° and 2° C and the average highs are 4° to 8° C. In the spring the average lows are 3° to 6° C and the average highs are 12° to 17° C. In the summer, the average lows are between 9° and 11° C and the average highs are 20° to 21° C. There are between 9 and 14 rainy days per month.
The closest airport to Skarsterlan is Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (SPL) which is 83 km away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.