The last stage of Sea Norway ends in Ijmuiden, gateway to Amsterdam. with good connections to the city itself and its large international airport.

Ijmuiden is the largest fishing port in the Netherlands and the maritime gateway to Amsterdam via the gigantic sealocks of the North Sea Canal. IJmuiden beach is one of the broadest in the Netherlands and perfect for wind- and kitesurfing.

Besides the many attractions of Amsterdam, North Holland is famed for its cheese markets, windmills, beautiful beaches and attractive dune landscapes.