Things to see and do - Joure
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Joure Travel guide
Joure : Michelin's recommendations
Since the 17C, this town's speciality has been the manufacture of clocks. It is also heavily involved in the manufacture of tobacco, tea and coffee.
Tourist attractions Joure : Things to see and do
Geelgietersstraat 1 NL - 8501 Joure
This museum presents the great industrial activities of the town: clock making and the processing of coffee, tea and tobacco. The birthplace of Egbert Douwes and an old-style shop form part of the museum.
NL - 8501 Joure
The road uses a narrow strip of land between two lakes, from which it offers beautiful views. The lake to the left ( Sneekermeer) is one of the most popular Friesian lakes.
Zijl 1 NL - 8501 AZ Joure
This hotel combines a monumental facade with modern design rooms featuring free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen cable TV. It is located at the Joure harbour, within walking distance of many restaurant, shops and pubs. The towns of Sneek and Heerenveen can bo..
Huisterheide 7 NL - 8521 NC Sint Nicolaasga
Hotel Restaurant de Oorsprong is hidden on a beautiful estate with forests, close to the Frisian lake area. Benefit from free parking and a complimentary breakfast. Sneek is 20 minutes away by car. The basic hotel rooms have a private bathroom. Some..
Klokmakkerij 1 NL - 8501 ZS Joure
The Hajé Hotel Joure is situated between the Frisian Lakes, and offers plenty of free parking spaces. It is just a 2-minute drive from the A6 and A7 highways. Each hotel room is unique in style with a TV and private bathroom. Additionally, all rooms..
Legemeersterweg 1a NL - 8527 DS Legemeer
Douwe Egbertsplein 1a NL - 8501 AB Joure
A house dating from 1799 modernised in an elegant classic/contemporary style. Mini-menu and popular set menus. Organic ingredients. The chef-owner hosts a culinary show on local television.
Buorren 7 NL - 8525 EB Langweer
Restaurant set in a delightful Frisian fishing village. Contemporary dining room in red, white and black. Regional ingredients and an interesting set menu. Rear terrace.
Douwe Egbertsplein 5 NL - 8501 AB Joure
The epitome of a genuine bistro, this cosy restaurant offers good and reasonably priced cuisine. Find high quality produce prepared in a traditional manner with the occasional dash of international flavour. A place you will want to return to time and..
Midstraat 54 NL - 8501 AR Joure
Across from Joure's church tower (hence the name), step into the smart black and white minimalism of De Jouster Toer. Offering dishes such as goat's cheese, cannelloni of Wagyu beef and in-house marinated salmon, the chef and his team have struck a g..