City by the Sea
Vlissingen is the boulevard and the boulevard is Vlissingen. This harbour city on the Westerschelde boasts the longest sea promenade in the Netherlands, from where you can all but touch the passing ships.
The centre of Vlissingen is just a 25-minute stroll from the Westerschelde Ferry. Along the Groene Boulevard you can enjoy a stunning view of the Westerschelde. You’ll walk past the Oranjemolen and Uncle Beach, where the Allies landed in 1944 during the Battle of the Scheldt.
Sun, sea, high dunes and stunning beaches: visit Walcheren to enjoy them all. Situated on the North Sea, the Westerschelde and Veerse Meer, Walcheren offers miles of coastline with the cleanest beaches and highest dunes. Combined with bustling seaside resorts, city-trip-worthy spots and diverse nature, a visit to Walcheren is an absolute must. The Westerschelde Ferry will take you to Vlissingen. Places like Middelburg, Domburg and Veere are easy to reach by e-bike or mobile transport.
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