For motor racing enthusiasts the TT Circuit in Assen is legendary. Known as the ‘Cathedral of Motorcycle Racing’ the circuit not only hosts the Dutch TT, but is also part of the Superbike World Championship as well as the MCE British Superbike Championship which takes place in Assen over three days in September. Stena Line offers deals for riders and fans to take the ferry from Harwich to the Hook of Holland for all of the races.
For this year’s MCE British Superbike Championship, you can enjoy a return trip from Harwich to Hook of Holland with Stena Line for £69 (Motorbike & Rider). www.stenaline.co.uk/ferry-to-holland/offers/travel-to-the-races-in-europe
While the circuit is the city’s main attraction you don’t need to leave the kids at home for a trip away for motorcycle racing. Whether you visit Assen for its race track or you’re simply considering a trip away, the city is full of other activities. Here are five others things to do in Assen: