48 hours at the Belgian Coast

48 hours with the kids

All children love going to the seaside. And it's not just the beach and sea which attracts them! There is so much to discover and enjoy. Below we give a whole series of ideas to help you enjoy 48 hours on the Coast.

Day 1

10:00 - Navigo Museum

The Navigo National Fishing Museum takes you to the world of coastal fishing.


More information.

12:00 - Amphibian Boat

With the Amphibian Boat in De Panne, Koksijde, and Blankenberge, one minute you're in motion on the beach and then, all of a sudden, you're sailing on the North Sea.


More information.

13:00 - Children's farms

If you want a break from the hustle and bustle of the coast, you can recharge your batteries on one of the many children's farms.


More information.

14:00 - Plopsaland

Tired of sand and shells? What about a day in Plopsaland? You can bet your children will be more daring than you are!


More information.  

14:00 - Sunparks

If the weather disrupts your plans or you feel like a swim, at Sunparks Oostduinkerke and De Haan you can enjoy the indoor play village and that turbulent Aquafun with all the family.


More information.

17:00 - Beach Fun

Build a sandcastle or sell paper flowers. Do you have a fishing net? If so, why not go prawn fishing in the wave breakers? Beach Fun in abundance.


More information.

Day 2

10:00 - Seafront

Visit the Sea Front and discover the mysteries of the sea.


More information.

11:00 - Velodrome Blankenberge

Take a chance with a ride on the merry Velodrome in Blankenberge. People have been cycling here on 70 comical bikes since 1933. Can you stay on your bike?


More information.

12:00 - La Potinière

La Potinière is the green lung of the Concession Estate in De Haan.


More information.

13:00 - Go-cart

No visit to the sea is complete without hiring a Go-Cart or Pedal Car. They come in all sizes and shapes in all coastal towns.


More information.

15:00 - Port Boat Ride

Embark for a Port Boat Ride, exciting, adventurous, and something to share with your offspring.


More information.

16:30 - Reigershof Klemskerke

At Reigershof in Klemskerke (De Haan-Wenduine) you can find out all there is to know about goat's cheese.


More information.

18:00 - Lakeside Paradise

Lakeside Paradise has to be just about the coolest spot on the coast for kids. You can windsurf, sail, or kayak and the waterskiiing wake board route has you flying over the water.


More information.

Other attractions

  • Mini-Golf: You will find putting greens everywhere on the Coast.
  • Comic book heroes: You will meet your favourite comic strip heroes everywhere along the Belgian Coast.
  • Beach Clubs: The beach clubs are the ideal place to have a break and enjoy a snack or drink on the terrace. Or you might prefer to explore the beach and waves at once.
  • Relaxation: Citygame Rosalie in De Panne allows you to discover the attractive and low-traffic Dumont estate. An i-Pad shows children from 8 to 14 the ropes.
  • Handy tip: Download your free Coast Pass on www.kustpas.be and take advantage of scores of discounts and benefits with various attractions on the Coast.
  • The Animal World: From the friendly seals to the aquarium with seafish, Sealife in Blankenberge shows the multicoloured world of the creatures who live in or on the sea.
  • Castles: Always lots of fun – build a sandcastle on the beach at low tide. To dream away: a visit to the sand sculpture festival in Blankenberge.
  • Say it with flowers: A classic: Children still make paper flowers on the beaches in the summer. You can buy them for a handful of shells.
  • Ice Creams: Savouring an ice cream whilst sitting on a bench with a view of the sea. Everywhere on the Coast children enjoy delicious moments like these with a refreshing summer ice cream.
  • Water Sports: Obviously, the sea itself is still the top attraction. Then there are the subtropical swimming paradise pools in Sunparks.

Find more attractions at the Balgian Coast!

Door de coronacris kunnen openingsuren en dienstregelingen afwijken. Contacteer bij twijfel best de ondernemer zelf.
Ga je deze zomer wat vaker op stap in eigen land? Abonneer je dan op onze nieuwsbrief en ontvang maandelijks leuke tips voor recreatieve uitstappen in West-Vlaanderen!