DEN BURG ON TEXEL
Den Burg has the largest assortment of shops, many sports clubs, a secondary school and a cinema. Slightly townish with an unmistakable island character. It is also the most central village on Texel. Within fifteen minutes cycling you discover the fishing harbour, the woods, beach and sea. Definitely take the route over the Hoge Berg. At the highest point of Texel you have views over the Waddenzee and an historical landscape. Naturally characterised by the well-known Texel sheep, ‘stolpen’ and overgrown ‘tuunwallen’.