Fall in love with the beautiful historic town Meppel!
Hop on a train, from Meppel you are in:
Zwolle within 15 minutes
Groningen within 52 minutes
Amsterdam within 1h 26 minutes
Utrecht within 1h 15 minutes
Meppel is a historic city in the province of Drenthe. The canals, historic buildings and picturesque squares with cosy cafes make Meppel a unique and comfortable student city. Take a look at this site to explore the city centre of Meppel.
The city is surrounded by a lot of nature, like National Park The Wieden and The Weerribben. Giethoorn, one of the most famous highlights of the Netherlands, just is 20 minutes away of College Campus Meppel.
Daily life in Meppel
There are a lot of fun activities you can do! Meppel has a lot of cafés, restaurants and shops in the city center. Do you want to blow off some steam? Go for a run or pump it up in one of the many Gyms or sports centers.
Hotspots in Meppel
Discover Meppel! Check out these hotspots:
During your stay in The Netherlands you want to see most of this beautiful country.
We’ve summed up the best highlights for you. Because while studying in Meppel you should check out at least some of them!
The city Groningen is well-loved by students because of the many Universities, great clubbin, many shops and (compared to other city's) low prices.
Zwolle, the capital of Overijssel and one of the big cities nearby Meppel. Zwolle has a nice historic citycentre and a good shopping area. In Zwolle there are also several Universities so Zwolle is known as a true student city. During your visit, check out museum "De Fundatie'' or follow a guided tour through the pittoresque centre. Take a rest in one of the parks or go to the Cinema. Already planning your visit? Take a train from Meppel to Zwolle, the train ride is just 15 minutes.
Maybe you already know this beautiful village by Nickname: Dutch Venice. Giethoorn is very unique: in the village there are no roads, just canals!
The Hague is a versatile city: downtown you can shop until you drop, or relax at Scheveningen beach and enjoy the good weather!
Utrecht is located in the middle of The Netherlands. Due to it's central location, it is a very modern city with a lot to do!
When you say 'Holland', you say 'Amsterdam'!
The Capital of The Netherlands is well-known all over the world. But have you heard of the following highlights?
Go to the Resistance Museum: great when you are interested in WOII.
Or have a drink at the Amsterdam Lookout and swing over the IJ!
More interested in architecture? Check out buildings like Tuschinski, He Hua Temple, Magna Plaza, Capital C or hop on a (free!) Ferry to Amsterdam Noord to see the unique Pontsteiger.