Vlieland Tourism, Netherlands

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Vlieland (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈvlilɑnt] ; West Frisian: Flylân) is a municipality and island in the northern Netherlands. The municipality of Vlieland has only one major town: Oost-Vlieland (West Frisian: East-Flylân). It is the second-least densely populated municipality in the Netherlands (after Schiermonnikoog). Vlieland is one of the West Frisian Islands, lying in the Wadden Sea. It is the second island from the west in the chain, lying between Texel and Terschelling. The island was permanently separated from the mainland in St. Lucia's flood in 1287. Vlieland was named after the Vlie, the seaway between it and Terschelling that was the estuary of the river IJssel in medieval times.


Vlieland in Netherlands offers a unique experience to travellers. After your splendid visit to Vlieland, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Rotterdam. Take a short trip from Vlieland and set some time aside to explore the Rotterdam. Dotted with places like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum; it will definitely be a good idea. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Vlieland.

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Facts and Stats for Vlieland*

  • Cost for Essentials in Vlieland

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.55 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.61 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 99.48 USD

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