Castricum Destination Guide

Castricum

Map of the area of Castricum in Netherlands

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Castricum in North Holland (region) with it's 35,256 inhabitants is a city in Netherlands - about 16 mi (or 25 km) North-West of Amsterdam, the country's capital.

Local time in Castricum is now 12:30 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Amsterdam" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these bigger locations might be interesting for you: Zaanstad, Westerzij, Velsen, Utrecht, Uitgeest or Schulpstet. When in this area, you might want to check out Wormerveer, Waterakkers, Overdie, Meerestein, Hofgeest and IJmuiden aan Zee as well. We know of 4 airports close to Castricum. The closest airport we know of is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (IATA: AMS) with a distance of 17 mi (or 27.4 km) South of the city centre of Castricum.

Castricum Photo Slideshow

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Castricum photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Things to see, know and go to

We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Castricum? We have collected some references on our attractions page. And if you want to know what it is like in this place - right now - don't miss out on our selected webcams.

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Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Castricum for Sunday, 31st of August 2014.

Light rain
17°C / 63 °F
Temperature during night:
13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall:
2%
General weather conditions:
Light rain
Wind and sky conditions:
Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East. Broken clouds
Air pressure & humidity:
1029.8 hPa with 90% air humidity
Forecast for Monday, 1st of September 2014
Broken clouds
Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2nd of September 2014
Sky is clear
Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3rd of September 2014
Sky is clear
Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Weather information is provided by openweathermap.org.

Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Castricum sightseeing overview.

  • Bakkum
  • Akersloot
  • Egmond aan den Hoef
  • AFAS Stadion
  • Egmond (municipality)
  • Alkmaarderhout
  • Koninklijke Hoogovens
  • Achterdam
  • Assendelft
  • Alkmaar

Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Castricum video gallery for a broader collection..

1# Tyros 4: Hello - Lionel Richy

Play VideoTyros 4: Hello - Lionel Richy

Duration: 04:27 min
Uploaded: July 29, 2012
Views: 26,579 - Rating: 4.84906/5
uploaded by: robbiedoesNL

Tyros 4: Hello - Lionel Richy Just before holiday I wanted to finish a new upload. I'm using an external style for this song, which is for sale at the Yamaha Musicsoft website (see at the end of this description). Only internal Tyros 4 voices are used. The live recording of this song is mastered using my AW2400 harddisk recorder. Zo vlak voor de vakantie vond ik het tijd om nog even een video te m...

2# Frostmourne Replica Sword with Glowing Effects

Play VideoFrostmourne Replica Sword with Glowing Effects

Duration: 00:48 min
Uploaded: August 25, 2008
Views: 151,022 - Rating: 4.82879/5
uploaded by: Cagliostro2k

READ! - You can buy the Sword at weaponmasters (dot) com. The price I paid back then was $375. The Euro was strong so II think I paid around 235 euro's The weight is about 16 pounds(7.5Kg) The size is 47" Overall Length with 28" Stainless Steel Blade. So almost 120cm overall. The point is sharp, the rest of the sword is dull. This is the official Sword, made by Blizzard and Weaponmasters/Epicweapo...

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Places to stay

To see more hotels of this place check the dedicated Castricum hotels overview. It has recently been updated. Or directly pick your favourite hotel below to learn more about it.

Hotel Villa de Klughte

< 5mi. Our entire staff would like to happily welcome you to the Hotel Villa de Klughte. There are lots of parking spots for our hotel clientele. A secure ar...

Address:
Van Ogtropweg 2
1949 BA Wijk aan Zee

Golden Tulip Alkmaar

< 6mi. We would like to cheerfully welcome you to the Golden Tulip Alkmaar. If you need to rent a car, they are available from the hotel. We also have a car ...

Address:
Arcadialaan 6
1813 KN Alkmaar

Duin & Kruidberg Country Estate

< 8mi. Our entire team would like to happily welcome you to the Duin & Kruidberg Country Estate. The hotel offers 75 double rooms and 75 single rooms. Our ho...

Address:
Duin en Kruidbergerweg 60
2071 LE Haarlem

Fletcher Hotel Restaurant Marijke

< 8mi. Well suited for a (family) holiday. Perfectly equipped for a congress, a seminar or a meeting. Agreeable and surprising for a romantic weekend For rel...

Address:
Dorpsstraat 23 - 25
1861 KT Bergen

Hotel information is provided by hotel.de

Webcam Collection

Beverwijk Wijkertoren

Still of webcam in Castricum

This citycam has been viewed 25,801 times and is located about 6.99mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.486 / 4.658. The cam "Beverwijk Wijkertoren" is located in Beverwijk and has been submitted by user Tjarko.

Egmond Online - BEACH

Still of webcam in Castricum

This citycam has been viewed 86,256 times and is located about 8.35mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.618 / 4.621. The cam "Egmond Online - BEACH" is located in Egmond aan Zee and has been submitted by user Egmond Online.

Vuurtoren J.C.J. van Spei...

Still of webcam in Castricum

This citycam has been viewed 77,376 times and is located about 8.48mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.619 / 4.622. The cam "Vuurtoren J.C.J. van Speijk , Egmond aan Zee" is located in Egmond aan Zee and has been submitted by user egmondaanzee.

Vuurtoren J.C.J. van Spei...

Still of webcam in Castricum

This citycam has been viewed 26,712 times and is located about 8.49mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.619 / 4.622. The cam "Vuurtoren J.C.J. van Speijk , Egmond aan Zee" is located in Egmond aan Zee and has been submitted by user egmondaanzee.

Vuurtoren J.C.J. van Spei...

Still of webcam in Castricum

This citycam has been viewed 26,461 times and is located about 8.49mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.619 / 4.622. The cam "Vuurtoren J.C.J. van Speijk , Egmond aan Zee" is located in Egmond aan Zee and has been submitted by user egmondaanzee.

Egmond aan Zee

Still of webcam in Castricum

This citycam has been viewed 35,934 times and is located about 8.61mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) 52.62 / 4.621. The cam "Webcam Egmond aan Zee" is located in Egmond aan Zee and has been submitted by user egmondaanzee.

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