Things to see and do - Balk
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Balk Travel guide
Balk : Michelin's recommendations
This place located near to Slotermeer is crossed by a canal lined with some pretty 18C houses which are evidence of its former prosperity derived from trading in butter. Balk was the centre of this trade.
Tourist attractions Balk : Things to see and do
NL - 8556 Sloten
From this water gate and its mill (1755), there is a pretty view over the canal and the busy lakes. In high season they are full of sailing boats.
Mientwei 1 NL - 8572 WB Rijs
In Hotel Restaurant Jans Rijs you can enjoy the nature of the 'Rijsterbos', which is part of the national landscape 'Gaasterland'. This area is perfect for those who love hiking and biking. The hotel has homely rooms, a bar and a good restaurant. Ho..
Van Swinderenstraat 69 NL - 8561 AC Balk
HCR Teernstra is situated in Balk, 37 km from Leeuwarden and 38 km from Giethoorn. The hotel has a terrace and views of the city, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. Rooms have a flat-screen TV and DVD player. Rooms are equipped with a pr..
De Brink 3 NL - 8567 JD Oudemirdum
This cosy family hotel, located in the beautiful countryside of Gaasterland, offers everything you need for an unforgettable holiday in Friesland. The hotel has 40 beds, divided over spacious single, double, triple and quadruple rooms – all of whi..