Beach Resorts Makkum
walking holiday in Friesland
  • Located at the IJsselmeer
  • Perfect for walking enthusiasts and nature lovers
  • Comfortable accommodations

Walking during your holiday in Friesland

Are you looking for a holiday where you can enjoy walking in Friesland? Then you have come to the right place at Beach Resorts Makkum! Imagine: you wake up in one of our accommodations and you can immediately set out to explore the beautiful nature. Walking is the most beautiful at the IJsselmeer. Start directly from our holiday park. Beach Resorts Makkum is located directly at the beautiful protected nature reserve, Makkumersúdwaard. You will have everything you need during your holiday in our holiday park in Friesland.


Our accommodations during your walking holiday in Friesland

Beach Resorts Makkum is the perfect place to stay during your walking holiday at the IJsselmeer. The park is located directly at the IJsselmeer and is close to nice cities where you can enjoy a walk. Beach Resorts Makkum offers various accommodations, such as villas, bungalows, and apartments. Some accommodations allow pets. So keep this in mind if you want to take your four-legged friend with you during your walking holiday in Friesland. Optimal relaxation after a day of walking in Friesland? We also offer accommodations with wellness facilities.

A selection of our facilities:


Your walking holiday at Beach Resorts Makkum ⤵

Discover the surroundings

 Discover the Eleven Cities of Friesland during your walking holiday in Friesland with its rich trading history.


Beach and IJsselmeer

Our park is located at the IJsselmeer and has private beaches, wonderful to walk on.


Food and drink

Makkum Beach has a charming restaurant with a terrace at the beach, a delicious ice cream parlor and a snack corner.


Wellness facilities

Would you like to relax after a long day of walking in Friesland? Use the wellness facilities.


What to see during your walking holiday at the IJsselmeer

Beach Resorts Makkum borders a beautiful protected nature reserve. This beautiful nature reserve is partly accessible to walkers, so pay attention to this when you go walking in Friesland. The extensive meadows of Friesland, the IJsselmeer, and the forests of Gaasterland offer many beautiful sights. You can go to the reception for walking routes and maps for your walking holiday at the IJsselmeer. Would you like to do something different than walking? There are also cycling routes and maps at the reception. At Captains Bikes & Boats, you can rent bicycles with gears for a day, weekend or for your entire stay. Besides cycling and walking, you can also practice various water sports, such as supping!


Checklist for your walking holiday:

  • Discover the IJsselmeer on foot
  • Walking on the beach
  • Visit the Eleven Cities of Friesland
  • Discover protected nature reserve
  • Walking routes
  • Visit the forests of Gaasterland

Frequently asked questions about walking holidays in Friesland

🚶 Where can I book a walking holiday in Friesland?

At Beach Resorts Makkum, it is possible to book a walking holiday in Friesland. From your accommodation you step into the beautiful nature of Friesland! Besides walking, it is also possible to enjoy cycling.

⏰ Can I book a last-minute walking holiday at the IJsselmeer?

At Beach Resorts Makkum, you can enjoy a walking holiday at the IJsselmeer. Thanks to our wide range of accommodations, you also have plenty of choice for a wonderful walking holiday in Friesland last-minute.

walking at the IJsselmeer