Ballum Tourism

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Ballum is a village on the western half of the island of Ameland and the smallest of the total of four villages on the island, one of the West Frisian Islands and part of the Netherlands. It has a population of about 370; this includes about 60 inhabitants of the countryside surrounding the village. The small Ameland Airport is located northwest of Ballum. It is also the place of the municipal hall of Ameland. This building was built on the location where the castle of the Cammingha's once stood. This old and large castle, formerly the home of the lords of the island, was demolished in 1829.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Ballum, Netherlands. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. After your splendid visit to Ballum, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Amsterdam. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Amsterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to Ballum. A vacation to Ballum can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Ballum*

  • Cost for Essentials in Ballum

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ballum

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.32 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 98.58 USD

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