Utrecht covers a large region at the heart of the Netherlands and combines the best of two worlds. You can enjoy the beautiful outdoors with forests, rivers and sweeping polders, as well as bustling towns packed with inviting terraces, inspiring museums and medieval charm. Linking all these attractions are picturesque cycling and hiking trails that let you experience the best of both worlds during your visit to Utrecht. Thanks to an extensive interconnected network of bicycle routes and footpaths, cyclists and hikers have plenty of options in Utrecht, with towns and countryside always close by. So grab a bike or put on your walking shoes and come explore Utrecht for yourself.