Map of the Netherlands with Texel
Beautiful beaches make the island of Texel to a popular vaction and holiday destination. You can reach the island of Texel from Den Helder with a car ferry in about 20 minutes. It's allowed for tourists to use their own cars on this island. The largest watering-place is De Koog. Addionally to fun at the beach friends of nature can find national preserved areas, where thouthands of birds nesting.