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De Vliehors Expres

Middenweg 41, 8899 BA, Vlieland, The Netherlands
+31 6 21820842
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Highly recommend - crossing the Vlieland desert

Great tour with monstrous trucks over the Vliehors, being the biggest desert of Europe. Crossing... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
via mobile
A safe way to explore the Vliehors and drenkelingshuisje

The Vliehors is a large sand plate, normally above water, but also a military airforce practice... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Katrien S
Ghent, Belgium
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  • Poor1%
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Middenweg 41, 8899 BA, Vlieland, The Netherlands
+31 6 21820842
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great tour with monstrous trucks over the Vliehors, being the biggest desert of Europe. Crossing beautiful beaches and endless sandy plains including 2 stops. One at the old rescue house (from the 19ties) including a tour of the guide, the other one spotting seals on...More

Thank DeeJeeCee
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Vliehors is a large sand plate, normally above water, but also a military airforce practice ground. One can explore the area on foot, if the red flag is down, but still has to be aware of unexploded munition. So, with the truck is a...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 21 April 2017

It is nice to see the other side of Vlieland and the Vliehors Expres offers this option. We selected a busy weekend day and were disappointed by the many people that we allowed in the truck which made it a squeezed and uncomfortable ride. I...More

Thank SavertFamily
Reviewed 27 June 2016

A nice and stormy trip with the Vliehors express in 2015. We made the trip with the Vliehors express on a stormy day, windforce 8. This was very exciting due the sandstorm. At the end of the beach near Texel we could stand almost 30...More

Thank Pietsa
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

It was about a 30 minute drive to the Vliehors, during which you had lots of time to relax and enjoy the view of the sea and the dunes. When we reached the Vliehors we were pretty amazed by the sheer size of it! you...More

1  Thank maurink
Reviewed 11 May 2016

It's really fun to take this tour. The guy gave us some basic information about Vlieland itself. And eventually, you will go to that white house, which can make you feel at the end of the world.

Thank RY Y
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Islanders drive the Vliehors over the shore to the tip of the island in any weather.. The singing on the way is a treat :) A great activity for dogs who like to go seal spotting too! One suggestion to the Vliehors express organization :...More

Thank Evelien A
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

A must see! Good view of the sand plain of Vlieland. At the end of the island you can see Texel as well.

Thank Dennis A
Reviewed 12 September 2015

The specialist trucks allow for an all-weather visit, even on a rainy, very windy day we had a very enjoyable couple of hours.

Thank MikeAOW
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Fun sight seeing tour down the coast with lots of gulls and seals. Fun accordion player but all in Dutch.

Thank Flacoast
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8 October 2017|
Response from Katrien S | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes, there is sometimes a translator, and the scenery stays the same. The person giving explanations at the little rescue hut, did so also in English when we went. And that hut with the objects recovered from the sea is... More