Discover the surroundings of De Pier
Look beyond the boundaries of De Pier and look at all there is do. Go shopping in the lovely centre of Uden, discover the play farm around the corner and cycle among the water birds and Highland cattle.
You can also enjoy the beautiful nature you know from De Pier, outside the holiday park! Take a stroll through woods and dunes or feel the wind in your hair on the bike. At the reception of the park you can get walking routes and you can rent bikes from the neighbour.
Nature reserve De Maashorst
Holiday park De Pier is a subsidiary of De Maashorst. From the park you walk straight into this beautiful nature reserve. With a little bit of luck you'll find traces of the rich history of this region: from boulders to tools from stone age hunters!
National Nature Reserve The Green Forest
In the middle of North-Brabant, between Eindhoven, Tilburg and ’s-Hertogenbosch, lies the Green Forest: beautiful wetland with its own character. The Green Forest is so special that it has been declared a National Nature Reserve. This makes it a business card of Brabant and the Netherlands.
In a remote corner of the province, far away from cities and roads, it is very silent. A fortress sits in the middle, surrounded by beautiful farms. You could imagine yourself being in the French countryside. Did you know that more than 50 badgers live on the Tongelaar Estate?
Are you a bird watcher? Then you definitely need to visit the Kraaijenberg Lakes . You will feel as if you're visiting the Frisian lakes, but you really are in Brabant. It is an overwintering site for large groups of ducks, geese and swans. And if you're lucky, you might spot a rare bird such as a red-throated diver.
Also discover the province of De Pier, North Brabant, especially concerning the arts. The many museums take you into the world of art, nature and the history of the area.
Nature Museum Brabant
In Tilburg, you can combine culture and nature in the Nature Museum Brabant. In the most child-friendly museum of Brabant, the whole family will experience a surprising day. Dive into nature and playfully learn the funniest facts of nature!
The Museum Quarter 's-Hertogenbosch
The museumquarter : Two museums under one roof. The new City Museum 's-Hertogenbosch, along with the Museum of North Brabant, offer a diverse range of art and culture. With over 5,000 square meters it is one of the largest museums in the Netherlands!
Castle Heeswijk has a turbulent history dating back to the year 1080. Over the centuries it was frequently destroyed and rebuilt. Its present form dates from 1835, the result of thorough renovation and expansion as instructed by André, baron van den Bogaerde, who made Castle Heeswijk into his living and working palace. He is mainly known as the first Governor of the King. The province has named Heeswijk Castle a monumental masterpiece and it is open to the public on several days.
Discover the life of the very first citizens of Eindhoven in the Eindhoven museum. With full size replica you can experience how people used to live, work and have fun.
Experience the area
Want to go out today? In that case, we have a few tips listed here. Of course you can visit the reception desk for current information on events and day trips.
Play farm Hullie
At Play farm Hullie you are short on time and eyes! Children up to 12 years old can play inside as well as outside. For example in the ball pit with more than 31.000 coloured balls or on the super cool climbing volcano. Or the bobsleigh track, on which you can sled throughout the year, without any snow! Parents can sit in the cosy lounge for a drink and something to eat.
Boat Trip Binnendieze 's-Hertogenbosch
The Binnendieze is truly one of the biggest public attractions in 's-Hertogenbosch. The Binnendieze is the collective name for the ancient system of all waterways within the city walls. Take a boat trip in a characteristic open boat in the open air and under the buildings, and discover the exciting waterways and impressive fortifications of the provincial capital.
Step into a world where fairy tales come to life. Where daredevils in spectacular rollercoasters fly past dragons and ghosts. Visit Efteling , a world that enchants the whole family.
Experience the best children's zoo in the Netherlands, Dierenrijk. In this animal park in Mierlo, about a 35-minute drive from holiday park De Pier, you really get up close and personal with the animals! Feast your eyes and discover exotic animals such as the red nose bear, a Siberian tiger and a gibbon.
Billy Bird Park Hemelrijk
BillyBird Park Hemelrijk is a recreational park for all ages, where everyone can be Happy Together, 360 days a year. The beach bath and the many indoor and outdoor attractions make for an unforgettable day out!