Hollum: HISTORIC BEAUTY Hollum The village with about 1400 inhabitants, the largest village on Ameland. It is the most western part of the island and is surrounded by beautiful nature. Here is the oldest house of Ameland, built in 1516! You get into the history of Ameland in Hollum: Enjoy the beautiful old buildings, from the commander's homes, visit one of the 53 national monuments and a leisurely stroll through the charming narrow streets. ART & CULTURE Hollum course offers much more than a rich history! If you love art and culture, then you are here for your inquiries. Scattered throughout the village are various museums and galleries to find. Pay a visit to the Museum Sorgdrager to learn everything about the Amelander history and culture. Did you know that you meet the serrated edges of the facade houses skipper can see how high the rank of the sailor was? Or that the oldest traces of construction of the now Dutch Reformed Church dating from the 11th century? The Salvation Abraham Fock is also around the corner from your apartment. Here you will learn everything about the maritime character of the Island. This is also the departure point of the horse rescue, which demonstrated 14 times a year the old fashioned way. This attraction, you should definitely happen again! A visit to the lighthouse in your program may not actually missing. The ascent of the 59 meter high lighthouse with 236 steps called Bornrif is a certain challenge, but the view makes all the effort more than good! On top of the circulation of the tower has a magnificent panorama over the island and sea. SPORT & ACTION! Spend a little more action and sport? Even then Hollum offers exactly what you are looking for: what about a 9-hole golf course on one of the finest locations in the Netherlands! The hidden spot between the dunes and surrounded by lush vegetation makes this golf course of the first overseas country to unique. And with the sea breeze, which may vary greatly, golf here is always a challenge. Also horse riding enthusiasts here have all the opportunities to enjoy their sport. Experience wonderful hours on horseback through the woods and dunes and end your ride with a spirited gallop on the beach! Of course you can on the whole island fantastic walking and cycling. Ameland has a vast namely cycling and walking network. Lovers of kitesurfing are in Hollum indeed quite good! On the North Sea beach are several areas specially reserved for the exercise of this rapid hobby! Surfing, windsurfing and kiting may also not be forgotten. Hollum provides the ideal base for all your needs in this area. WELLNESS Tired of all this action? Then it's time for relaxation and wellness! Visit another example sauna and beauty Spam Land to relax and unwind. Or put your towel on one of the beautiful sandy beaches and enjoy the fresh sea air. CULINARY Then it's time for a culinary trip. In this area you are in Hollum quite right, because there is a wide choice of excellent restaurants in all directions flavor you can imagine. Still have energy? Then on to one of the cozy pubs and bars that the village has to offer! OTHER VILLAGES: NES, Ballum AND NEIGHBORS addition Hollum the other villages on the island also worth a visit. The central location of Nes with its many shops and terraces make it a real attraction. Neighbouring village Ballum is the proud possessor of the only airport on Ameland. Here you can enjoy a scenic flight to experience the beauty of the island from the air. The brave among you can also opt for a parachute jump! In Neighbors, the smallest village of the island, is the Agricultural Juttersmuseum Swartwoude. Furthermore it is the last stop on the way to nature "The Oerd".