Plan your visit!
Welcome in the Rotterdam The Hague Metropolis!
The Rotterdam The Hague Metropolis is is an unique region on the European continent, offering an unequalled combination of cultural highlights, nature and leisure.
The possibilities for recreation in a natural environment are very diverse: beaches, lakes, forest, traditional polder landscape, Rotterdam-The Hague metropolis has it all.
The Northsea beaches invite to swimming an bathing in the summertime and beautiful walks along the beach and in the dunes all year long.
Rottemeren, north of Rotterdam, is a park-like forest along the river Rotte. The lake Zevenhuizerplas is ideal for water sports.
Meijendel, located in Wassenaar (north of The Hague), is a beautiful dunes reserve inviting you to several walks.
IJsselmonde is a recreation area south of Rotterdam. The area is very diverse, including city parks, natural river shores and Dutch polders.
If you want to experience the old Dutch polders and countryside, you should visit the Krimpenerwaard and Alblasserwaard, directly neighbouring the Rotterdam-The Hague Metropolis.