In Woudsend is considered as modern water haven place
with the monument-protected houses lying in the core. A VVV Wanderroute
tries to bring you those formerly rich history of this village more
near. This migration leads you to the 4 churches, the two old windmills
(with mill info. center) and along old buildings, through by the many,
narrow and cosy lanes Woudsend.
At that time and today ...
The river "de Ee" was in former times a part of the important connection channels between Leeuwarden, Sneek and the IJsselmeer. After the "Prinses Margrietkanaal" was dug, Woudsend was because of calm water and developed to a cosy and important water haven place. Beside water sportsmen are also very well waived camping guests, cyclists, anglers and wanderer in Woudsend.
Woudsend knew itself rapidly to develop to which it today is: A water haven village of format. Boat rental business companies offer a large selection of sail and motor ships to their guests. From simple motorboats to most comfortable yachts. In the VVV building in the Midstraat are appropriate descriptions of route of car -, bicycle -, for kanu -, move and water routes for you ready. For anglers there are also good possibilities in Woudsend.