Lelystad, the capital of the new province of Flevoland offers plenty of opportunities for a fun day out. From shopping to water sports and from nature to culture… Lelystad is fun and educational for everyone.
- Visit Lelystad and discover the beautiful nature reserves such as the Oostvaardersplassen.
- Learn more about the history of Flevoland in Batavialand and let the 17th century come alive.
- Go shopping at Batavia Stad Outlet Center and shop at the most competitive prices.
What is there to do in Lelystad?
If you visit Lelystad, you can not ignore the rich past. In Batavialand you travel through 7000 years of Dutch history. At the Werf you can see the replicas of famous VOC ships and even step on board. In the Batavialand museum you will discover the rich history of the past and the future of the Zuiderzee.
Water is central in Lelystad. You can take a look at the beautiful Bataviahaven, in the heart of the former Zuiderzee. You can also enjoy a sunny day at one of the beaches in Lelystad. The largest beach is Houtribhoekstrand, ideal for children, they can swim safely in the Ijsselmeer. For the more active, there are plenty of water sports activities such as sailing, surfing and sailing with a speedboat.
Who loves fashion and good shopping has hit it off in Lelystad. There you will find Batavia Stad Amsterdam Fashion Outlet with no less than 250 international fashion brands at discounts of up to 70%. A unique shopping experience!
For nature lovers, the Lelystad area is also wonderful. You will discover special and beautiful pieces of nature. For example, a visit to the Oostvaardersplassen, a unique nature reserve where you can spot special birds and even red deer, should not be missed on your visit. In addition, you can also enjoy walking through the Nature Park Lelystad, where you include Przewalski horses and wild boars may encounter. In short, let yourself be seduced by the beautiful nature around Lelystad.