Knokke-Heist beachKnokke-Heist , Belgium
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Our live broadcast demonstrates the beach of the prestigious resort town of Knokke-Heist in Belgium. Knokke-Heist is located near the border of the Netherlands, so there are always a lot of tourists from Holland, as well as from Germany.
Knokke-Heist, whose beach zone is perfectly visible in our webcam, is a combination of well-maintained coastal villages with gardens and pine groves.
The Knokke-Heist resort, which is perfectly demonstrated by our live webcam, appeared during the time of King of Belgium – Leopold. Currently Knokke-Heist, having the name of “Brussels Beach”, is a favorite vacation spot of wealthy Brussels residents.
In Knokke-Heist there is the unusual Coastal Tram terminal stop, which runs along the North Sea coast. Besides, there is a helipad – a small airport.
In a small Knokke-Heist, whose beach you can see in the online camera, there are more than 40 art galleries.
The highlight of Knokke-Heist in our live broadcast are its beautiful long wide beaches, one of which is visible in the webcam. The water in the sea is cool enough, so only a few persons can feel it comfortable. Great beach activities compensate the resort’s cool water. Here you can go windsurfing, kiting, as well as ride on sandy buggies.
The natural sights of Knokke-Heist attract tourists no less than its beaches. The reserve “Zuin” is especially interesting. It has sandy dunes, flowering meadows, transparent streams. The fauna world of the reserve is rich with various birds’ species: ducks, sandpipers, snipes. Sometimes there are rare birds’ species. In addition, there is the butterflies’ reserve.
Not far from the city of Knokke-Heist, perfectly demonstrated by our webcam online, there is a small Ramskapelle village with the neo gothic St. Vincent cathedral. The church was built in 1863.
Beaches of Belgium
On the coast of Belgium along the North Sea there are many wonderful well-groomed and cozy resorts with classical European architecture and amazing nature. It is much quieter and calmer than on the Mediterranean coast. The northern landscape of these places is has its charm and loved by many artists. The kings of Hungary especially loved these places.
The beach season in Belgium is not extended, only 2 months: from mid-June to mid-August. Basically the beaches in Belgium are free, with the possibility to rent the necessary equipment.
In good weather, on weekends, residents of the capital and neighboring cities tend to spend their free time on the beach. The well demonstrated in our webcam, Knokke-Heist beach is very popular. This is the most expensive resort in Belgium. There are luxury hotels, restaurants, boutiques.
Another popular resort in Belgium is Ostend. It has picturesque harbor, stretching for 9 km along the coast. This resort has 5 beaches, the best is the western beach, located near the villa of King Leopold. Families with children like to come here, as the entrance to the sea is quite gentle. There are other attractions here: restaurants, bars, sports fields, play areas for the little ones.
If you are looking for a relaxing holiday, go to De Panne. There are the widest beaches on all Flemish coast territory. Fans of surfing and yachts like to come to Nieuwpoort, family holidays lovers visit De Haan beach.
Knokke-Heist has a mild climate with relative humidity. In summer it is warm here, in July, on average, about + 16.5C. The winter is cool, with an average January temperature of about + 3C.
Weather forecast in Knokk-Heist for 7 days is available on our website online.
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