"Hellevoetsluis ,a City on the Island Voorne-Putten" Hellevoetsluis by Waalewiener
Hellevoetsluis Travel Guide: 44 reviews and 71 photos
Hellevoetsluis is a City with
around 40 000 inhabitants, this City was an important Marine Harbour in the Middle Ages.
Dutch sea heroes ,de Ruyter, Tromp,and Piet Hein, spent much time here.
Hellevoetsluis is a growing community where a combination of watersports ,history ,and a great area for walking and bicycling atracts many visitors.
This '' Jan Planken '' dry dock is a big part of Hellevoetsluis.
Reparations are going on and will be going on untill 2006.This 200 year old dry-dock will be repaired and the goal is to make it a
'' Cultural Historical Center.''
with a distinct '' Maritime '' caracter. This of course will bring in new visitors ,and that is what the community wants of course.
Anke Thea brought us here to Hellevoetsluis on that nice Saterday afternoon in September .
She gave us a wonderful tour ,and
A T is so knowlegable about this Island of Voorne -Putten.
Thank you Anke Thea for being such a great Tour Guide.
- Pros:A beautiful Maritme City with lots of History.
- In a nutshell:A great place to visit even better if you like boats and harbour scenes
As the picture shows you new homes, this is outside Hellevoetsluis Harbour area ,but they are getting ready for the... more travel advice
In the middle of a roundabout close to Hellevoetsluis we saw this Buoy,you usualy see Buoy's in the water. more travel advice
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