Region of Surprises

From beaches to colourful flower fields, a historic city and picturesque villages. How about taking a different route for once? Turn the corner and discover a fantastic cycle path, delightful new shops or an outdoor café in an idyllic location. How come you’ve never been here before? What a surprise! A warm welcome awaits you in the Region of Surprises!

  • Culture

    Discover the many museums, theatres and historic buildings.

  • Fantastic food!

    Be surprised by the culinary hotspots.

    Restaurant de Waag in Leiden.
  • Take a boat trip

    A wide range of cruises and activities. 

  • Nature

    Discover the loveliest routes.

  • Enjoy an overnight stay

    There’s something for everyone.

This is the Region of Surprises

From beaches, sea and dunes to colourful flower fields, a historic city and picturesque villages. Zuid-Holland is home to the Region of Surprises, which covers the municipalities of Leiden, Katwijk, Wassenaar, Voorschoten, Oegstgeest and Leiderdorp.

Destinations
De Koornbrug in Leiden.

Out and about!

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