Beach of Castricum
How do you reach the beach and what are the rules
All year round you are welcome on the beach of Castricum by the sea. On the beach you will find several fixed and seasonal beach pavilions and a water sports center. To keep the beach for everyone, there are a number of rules. These rules are not always the same and sometimes change during the busy summer season. Are you helping to keep our beach clean and safe? Keep to the rules and do not leave any mess on the beach.
You can of course walk or bike to the beach. You can also reach the beach by car. In the summer months you can also take the bus to the beach. This bus departs from it Railway station. Consult Connexion for the correct bus times.
Public bicycle pitches
After a nice bike ride along the sea route towards the beach of Castricum you will find bike stalls at the top of the kluft. You can place your bicycle there free of charge. It is a public space with plenty of space for cycling. There is no permanent supervision of the bicycle parking place.
Are you coming to the beach by car? Then you can pay parking on a large parking lot with parking spaces for about 1,700 cars. The parking lot is not of the municipality of Castricumbut of one private company.
14 disabled parking spaces
There are 14 disabled parking spaces close to the beach. You do not have to pay for parking at these places, but in some places a parking disc is required. There are 7 parking places where you can park the whole day and 7 parking spaces where a parking disc is mandatory. Here you can stand for 3 hours. You must then use your disabled parking card and a parking disc. Look in the parking lot so well on the signs.
Look here for the costs and requesting a disabled parking card.
Parking with parking disc
From 1 November to 14 March, everyone can park their car at one of the 7 parking places where a parking disc is needed. Do not forget to use your parking disc!