Local nickname for Bruinisse is the mussel city! Local mussel growers guarantee a third of the total mussel supply in the Netherlands. For more information, you should visit the Brusea Museum. In this museum life and work of a mussel fisherman is exposed. Besides, Bruinisse offers the modern, 18-holes golf course Golfclub Grevelingenhout.
Schouwen-Duiveland offers many cosy, characteristic villages and cities. Most of them have preserved their authentic characteristics. Zierikzee, capital city of the island, has definitely benefitted from trade, industry and fishing and is characterized by a rich history, expressed in the many historic buildings. You will definitely appreciate the Poortencomplex, the Big Church, the thick tower and the marina. Above all, Zierikzee is a cosy city with many terraces and shops.
Deltapark Neeltje Jans
To avoid another flood disaster the Delta Works have been developed. Deltapark Neeltje Jans will give you an impression of the power of the sea. It’s not only about technique, there is a sea lion show, an aquarium and a water park as well. There is something for everybody. For both young and old.
This big city offers many historic buildings and monuments like the Cathedral of Our Lady. You can go shopping at De Meir or visit one of the many museums. Don’t forget to visit the Zoo, one of the oldest zoos in the world.
Tips and trips
- Wijnboerderij de kleine Schorre
- Mini Mundi Miniatuur Walcheren
- Tropische vogeltuin Utropia
- Het Arsenaal
- Kaasboerderij de Stolpe
- Dierenpark Flakkee