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Vlissingen, located in south-western Netherlands, is an exuberant town attracting visitors from all over with its lovely seaside location, beach pavilions, water sport opportunities and countless monuments testifying its immense heritage of around 1400 years. A large number of cheap flights to Vlissingen are available since it is served by the international airports at Rotterdam and Antwerp, both less than 100 km away.
The beaches at Vlissingen are among the best you can get in the country; not only are the sands clean and inviting but there are all sorts of conveniences for visitors as well. There are plentiful eateries, toilets and showers as well as access for wheelchairs and beach buggies. With lots of events organised in the summer season, the promenade becomes extremely inviting. The sunny beaches are just perfect for long walks; you can even walk to Dishoekor Zoutelande along the waterside. The beach ambiance and recreational activities are ideal for those arriving by cheap flights to Vlissingen for a weekend holiday.
The Green Promenade not only offers a stunning sight of the ships navigating the Westerschelde but is also ideal for riding bicycles without being bothered by cars. Moving to the city centre, you could relax in one of the welcoming terraces in Vierwinden square. While exploring, you will encounter the relics of the city’s ancient heritage like Emperors Stronghold or the Prison Tower. The old marketplace with its hotels, cafés, pubs and restaurants is an interesting place to explore on foot. Vlissingen has lots to offer to those interested in culture. The Arsenaal view tower provides a stunning view of the surrounds while the reptile zoo is sure to leave children absolutely enthralled. The Arsenaal Maritime Museum is a treasure trove of information on the town’s maritime heritage. The line-up of yachts at the Michiel de Ruyter-harbour is a sight to behold. Take time out to explore the area between the beaches and sand dunes; there are picturesque villages, lush meadows, farms and winding polder paths that are wonderfully scenic. The contemporary town has a plethora of accommodation options, with lots of comfortable hotels in Vlissingen to choose from.