Bergen, the artist village in a beautiful location near the forest and the dunes, near the lake. It offers architectural diversity and lets artists, architects and writers flourish in their creativity.
Bergen is about 20 minutes by car from Camping Geversduin. Bergen has always been known as an artists' village and in its tenth century, it was called the 'Heerlijkeid Bergen'. The beautiful location on the forest and the dunes, close to the lake and the architectural diversity, gives Bergen a characteristic charisma. The light, the expanse and the shady avenues inspire painters, writers and architects to create many beautiful works.
Walking through the village you will see galleries, well-stocked bookstores and museums that remind you that Bergen is an artists' village.
In the center of Bergen, around the Ruinenkirche, you will find numerous shops, boutiques, terraces and hospitable restaurants. There is always something to discover here. The shops are open every day and there are plenty of activities throughout the year. Bergen is alive and is a holiday destination for young and old.