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Aeën & Dieën trail

The Aeën & Dieën trail runs through the open marshland area of Waterland-East, through which old stream gullies of the marsh rivers the Ae and the Die meander. With its flowery grasslands, swaying reed and numerous pools of water, the area is rich in...

Around Watergang trail

The Around Watergang trail is a varied bike ride around the old ‘sailing village’ Watergang. Cycle through watery Twiske, past Ilperveld nature reserve, past the Gouwzee and finally through the peat meadowland areas of Waterland-Oost. On your way, you...

Beemster cycle trail

This trail runs through one of North Holland’s oldest and most beautiful reclamations: De Beemster. As you cycle you look out over grasslands, fields, bulb fields, mills, orchards and stately stolp farmhouses. The damp grasslands are the realm of grassland...

Beemster fortenfietsroute

No translation Twee werelderfgoederen in één route, wat wil je als fietser nog meer? De Beemster droogmakerij is een creatief meesterstuk uit het begin van de Gouden Eeuw. Maar liefst vier indrukwekkende forten van de...

Beemster Picknick

Beemster World Heritage digital tour

Today De Beemster looks like a normal North Holland polder. But appearances are deceptive because this landscape is on the UNESCO World Heritage list. In this i-Tour you can see with your own eyes what makes this polder so special. You cycle through a...

Bicycle trip Beemster, De Rijp, Schermerhorn

Bicycle trip 33 km. You cycle through De Beemster past the beautiful farm houses on the Middenweg to the "Jisperweg" and "Spijkerboor" forts. You can make a short walk around the last fort. Parking places on the grounds of the fort. Through De Rijp, past...

Bicycle trip through De Beemster

This 32 km bicycle ride starts at De Beemster Visitor’s Centre located in the front house of Westerhem farm, Middenweg 185 in Middenbeemster. Pick up your detailed information here. The Beemster is one of the most beautiful polders in the Netherlands,...

Cycle Amsterdam - Discover Old Holland just North of Amsterdam in Waterland

The Cycle Amsterdam website contains twelve cycle trails that meander criss-cross through Laag Holland. The picturesque image that many foreigners have of the Netherlands really does exist at just a stone’s throw from Amsterdam.

De Pontjesroute fietsen met je smartphone

A bicycle tour through the Dutch polders, on the way you will find some water to beat. Little ferries will bring you to the other side. Sometimes that will take some physical effort. Download the Abellife app on your smartphone and choose 'gratis routes'.

De Pontjesroute fietsen met je smartphone

A bicycle tour through the Dutch polders, on the way you will find some water to beat. Little ferries will bring you to the other side. Sometimes that will take some physical effort. Download the Abellife app on your smartphone and choose 'gratis routes'.

Fietsen door de polder 01 Geocaching

No translation 'Fietsen door de polder' leidt je door een prachtig stukje natuur en langs fraaie dorpjes met behulp van een GPS systeem, waarbij je op zoek gaat naar een schat (geocache genoemd).

Fietstocht De Rijp - Beemster - Starnmeer - Schermer

No translation Fietsen in een echt Noord-Hollands landschap: het Land van Leeghwater. Pittoreske dorpen, hoge dijken, de vele waterwegen en een rijke variatie aan flora en fauna. Het 'oude land' de Eilandspolder en het...

Fietstocht De Rijp, Avenhorn en Beemster

No translation Lengte ongeveer 33 km. Door de voormalige vissersdorpen De Rijp en Graft, beiden met hun fraaie raadhuizen ga je op weg naar Grootschermer. Langs de Schermermolens en rijd je door Schermerhorn via de Mijserpolder...

Fietstocht Graft-de Rijp, Avenhorn, Middenbeemster

No translation Fietstocht door De Rijp en Graft beiden met een mooi oud raadhuis. Door de Eilandspolder naar Grootschermer met het Regthuys en de beeldentuin van Jonk. Je passeert de Schermermolens en een bezoek aan...

Forts cycle trail on the Zuiderzee

This 42 kilometre cycle trail runs past different forts of the Defence line of Amsterdam (Stelling van Amsterdam): Fort Edam, Fort north of Purmerend and Fort Kwadijk. This trail also includes the sea sluice and the pumping sluice. On the way, you also...

Gouwzee trail

The Gouwzee trail takes you past the ring canal flanked by swaying reed, around polder De Purmer, through old historical towns on the former Zuiderzee. Then take a boat over the Gouwzee with its many birds to Marken island and its wooden houses on werfs....

Happen en Trappen

No translation Peddelen in de polder. vijf gangen bij vijf restaurants in een prachtige omgeving. al fietsend passeer je de mooiste plekjes in de regio. Vanuit het hart van Waterland naar het hart van De Beemster. Over...

Happen en Trappen 'Peddelen in de Polder'

No translation Peddelen in de polder...vijf gangen bij vijf restaurants in een prachtige omgeving. Al fietsend passeer je de mooiste plekjes in de regio. Vanuit het hart van Waterland naar het hart van De Beemster. Over...

Haring & Hennep bicycleroute - Smartphoneroute

30 kilometres of biking below sea level, that's what you will do today!. Download the Abellife app on your smartphone and choose 'gratis routes'.

Haring & Hennep bicycleroute - Smartphoneroute

30 kilometres of biking below sea level, that's what you will do today!. Download the Abellife app on your smartphone and choose 'gratis routes'.

Hering- and Hennep - walking- and cyclingtour

Brochure with tours available at tourist offices De Rijp and Alkmaar.

Hering- and Hennep - walking- and cyclingtour

Brochure with tours available at tourist offices De Rijp and Alkmaar.

Hollandroute

No translation Deze route loopt onder andere over de Noorder IJ- en Zeedijken die een belangrijke verbinding zijn tussen Assendelft, Westzaan en Zaandam.

QR Kerkenroute Zeevang

No translation Deze QR Kerkenroute voert langs een zevental karakteristieke dorpskerkjes te midden van het uitgestrekte polderlandschap van de Zeevang. Bij elke plek hoor je een verhaal dat direct te lezen is met behulp...

Land van Leeghwater route (E-bike)

Bicycle route for E-bikes through the beautiful Land van Leegwater (polders).

Leeghwaterroute for smartphone

During this route you will cycle 4 metres below sea level. You will cycle 44 kilometres through the most unique polders from the Golden Age: the Schermer and Beemster.

Leeghwaterroute for smartphone

During this route you will cycle 4 metres below sea level. You will cycle 44 kilometres through the most unique polders from the Golden Age: the Schermer and Beemster.

Wall poems trail

The cycling and hiking guide, Waterlandse Muurgedichten (Wall Poems) trail. This cultural historical guide describes the animal poems, written on the walls of village centres of Waterland and in the city centre of Monnickendam. These wall poems are an...

Oostzaan buiten gewoon digitale tour

No translation Wil je weten wat er zo bijzonder is aan Oostzaan? In deze tour kom je daarachter. Je fietst onder andere langs het unieke veenweidegebied van het Oostzanerveld en door recreatiegebied Het Twiske. Ook zult...

Put on the map

Cycling and hiking trail through De Beemster past beautiful farmhouses, unusual homes, old factories and historical spots. Soon after the reclamation of De Beemster it turned out that the soil, due to subsidence and insufficient drainage capacity, was...

Op je rijwiel door de polder 33 km

No translation De Zeevangroute gaat rondom het vroegere veeneiland de Zeevang en door een open polderlandschap met graslanden en langgerekte lintdorpen.

Regional produce – Try the North Holland polder digital tour (Beemster em Zeevang)

Cheese, apples, wine and potatoes… a number of different regional products come from the North Holland polders. This trail takes you right across the typical North Holland Beemster and Zeevang polders. Past stolp farms, forts, cheese makers and orchards....

Regional produce – Try the North Holland polder digital tour (Purmerend)

Cheese, apples, wine and potatoes… some of the different regional products that come from the North Holland polders. This trail takes you right across the typical North Holland Beemster and Zeevang polders. Past stolp farms, forts, cheese makers and orchards....

Stelling van Amsterdam digital tour (Purmerend)

This cycle trail takes you past the most beautiful spots around the northern Stelling van Amsterdam, a defence line of forts and polders that could be put under water if necessary. You cycle straight through this UNESCO world heritage. Through rich peat...

Tea garden trail Waterland

In Laag Holland - Waterland a great cycle trail has been marked out using the cycling junction point system. Stop on the way at various tea gardens for homemade cake, fresh bread rolls and delicious fruit juices. If you love good food and cycling in fantastic...

Water and Land digital tour

Discover Waterland by bicycles! Pumping stations, peat diggers, ribbon villages and canals; during this digital tour in Waterland you cycle right across the landscape of an old Dutch postcard. You discover how this border area of water and land became...

Wormerland monumentenroute digitale tour

No translation Wormerland staat bol van de monumenten, gemaakt door mens en natuur! Je fietst langs pakhuizen, molens, veerhuizen en forten. Maar ook door typisch Hollandse polders; langs kanalen, de Zaan en moerassen....