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Winter walk with hot chocolate!

Discover the magic of Enkhuizen in winter. The narrow streets and canals of Enkhuizen most closely resemble a print by Anton Pieck at this time of year. Take a nice walk and finish with a hot chocolate, with or without a dash of goodies….

5 fine addresses for hot chocolate

1. The Coffy-Huys: makes delicious hot chocolate with real chocolate.

2. The Station: in such a place and with such friendly staff your chocolate milk tastes extra good.

3. Rijksmagazijn: treat yourself to a beautiful view (over the harbor) with your hot chocolate.

4. Herberg De Compagnie: nice and central and always cozy.

5. IJgenweis Streekbos: after a winter walk through the Streekbos you can warm up here.

Not all restaurants are open daily. Always check the website or Facebook page for current opening hours.

Walking in Enkhuizen

Enkhuizen and its surroundings are also particularly popular with walkers in winter.

Enkhuizers like to take a walk across the Vest and along the wall; that’s a round trip of about 6 kilometers.

Curious about more walking tips? Then check out our walking page.

To a performance

At the drommedaris in Enkhuizen and at the Post Office in Bovenkarspel you can enjoy a wide range of different types of performances, from cabaret to live music.

Check out our entertainment calendar to find the performance that grabs your attention the most!

Shopping in the historic city center

Enkhuizen offers a diverse and unique shopping experience for visitors, with a mix of handmade crafts, modern fashion and everyday essentials. With its charming streets and historic atmosphere, shopping in Enkhuizen becomes an unforgettable and enjoyable experience.

For those interested in fashion, Enkhuizen has several clothing and shoe stores, including a number of well-known brands.

If you are curious about all the stores in Enkhuizen, check out our store page

To the movies

In Enkhuizen’s striking Drommedaris you will find Cinema Enkhuizen on the second floor. In this special cinema you can watch the latest movies. Pick a nice movie and quickly reserve your seat. Handy for the days when it rains.

See the range of films on the cinema’s website.

Visiting museums

There is always plenty to see in any season at one of Enkhuizen’s fascinating museums. The Flessenscheepjesmuseum and the Zuiderzee Museum are definitely worth a visit! In the Interactive Museum Sow to Grow you can learn more about plant breeding and nutrition.

The Zuiderzee Museum is currently hosting the “Artists’ Villages” exhibition, click here for more information.

In the Sow to Grow museum the exhibition ‘100 years of school gardens’ is currently taking place, click here for more information.

View all museums in Enkhuizen here.