Get Lost in the picturesque alleys and cozy streets of Woudsend through the Eleven Alleyways Tour. By using the flyer (available at local hotels, restaurants and cafes) or the website you’ll enjoy everything Woudsend has to offer. Discover everything about the rich history of Woudsend by following the information boards in located in the alleys, and the route on this website. Will you join the tour?
The nineteen alleyways in Woudsend connect the centrally located Midstrjitte with the Ie waterway and with the western part of the village. Many of the names of the alleyways are reminiscent of the 18th and 19th centuries. The names of the alleyways take their origins from local tradition. Certain alleyway names are easy to understand; however, to grasp and interpret others requires historical knowledge and a hint of imagination.