Groningen Province

Explore the surroundings

Groningen is one of the oldest man-made landscapes in Europe and borders a UNESCO World Heritage site. Groningen in 1 day? No way. The province comprises seven regions, each with its very own character, places of interest and countryside.



Lauwersmeer National Park

North-eastern polders

Bourtange fortress

Dwelling hill villages

Groningen estate houses

"The whole of Groningen feels like an open air museum"

The regions

Westerkwartier region

Wadden Sea area


Oldambt region

Westerwolde region

Central Groningen

Veenkolonieën peat district

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