Travelers are voting Elp, Grijpskerk and Tynaarlo as the best of 117 towns & villages near Groningen. There are 279 towns & villages near Leeuwarden a city just 31 km from Groningen and 263 towns & villages near Skarsterlan which is 36 km distant. The most popular of these are Zurich near Leeuwarden and Achlum in Skarsterlan. You can find 127 towns & villages in Groningen and 538 towns & villages in the country of Netherlands. Our members favorite in Groningen is Exloo and Beemster is the top pick in Netherlands. Want more? Check out our map of towns & villages near Groningen.