This Dutch seaside town is a place to fall in love and stay in love with! At Noordwijk more than half of its territory has a nature conservation status. Noordwijk is a top 100 sustainable destination by Green Destinations.
In the Environment Outlook 2030, Noordwijk speaks of wanting to be an Energetic 7 star Coastal town with sustainability as its main theme. Noordwijk wants to be a municipality characterized by ‘green’ economy, healthy and happy society, smart infrastructure, large biodiversity, low CO2 production, energy-neutral, climate-proof, with a resiliently closed water system and efficient use of raw materials. For the sea, the beach and the dunes Noordwijk wants to retain and strengthen its high environmental value for residents and visitors and to keep it visible through the sustainable hallmarks ‘Blue Flag’, ‘Quality Coast’ and Fairtrade ”. Naturally, in collaboration with other parties, Noordwijk is continuously working on a clean and safe environment: clean soil, clean water, good air quality, little noise pollution.