Go East, go green

60.3 km

Would you like to recharge in the countryside? There are plenty of options for this in Utrecht. Simply take your bicycle and enter the largest park in the province, the Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park. Take in fabulous country estates and castles in stunning countryside and unknown places.

Five new bicycle routes connect the city and the National Park to ensure plenty of adventures. And the best thing is that you can start in the very heart of Utrecht. Routes can naturally also be taken the other way around, from the Heuvelrug to the city.

There is just so much more to explore – and ta…

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Would you like to recharge in the countryside? There are plenty of options for this in Utrecht. Simply take your bicycle and enter the largest park in the province, the Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park. Take in fabulous country estates and castles in stunning countryside and unknown places.

Five new bicycle routes connect the city and the National Park to ensure plenty of adventures. And the best thing is that you can start in the very heart of Utrecht. Routes can naturally also be taken the other way around, from the Heuvelrug to the city.

There is just so much more to explore – and taste – on the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. Escape the city bustle and explore cultural heritage and rich history in the countryside, just a 15-minute cycle away. Access the stunning countryside in no time at all and enjoy the fresh air and pure silence. Whether you prefer hillocks, wooded areas, heathland, sand drifts or riverscapes: the Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park has it all. The extensive countryside is dotted with hundreds of castles, country estates, river meadows, culinary tastings, climbing courses, playgrounds and other adventures for you to recharge during your holiday and within cycling distance from your address.

Go East, go green
Traverse the wooded areas to the Henschotermeer.
This route takes in the Boswachterij Austerlitz forestry in the northern part of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park. and includes extensive heathlands. Pause at the Beauforthuis and recharge in the Theatercafé or at the outdoor café before cycling to the Henschotermeer lake for a refreshing dip.

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Sights on this route

Starting point: Weerdsingel oostzijde (knooppunt 28)
3514 Utrecht
28 90 89 86 85 50 53 54 83 01

TOP Beauforthuis

Woudenbergseweg 70
3711 AB Austerlitz
02

Pannenkoekenhuis Bergzicht

Doornseweg 23
3931 MH Woudenberg
93

Henschoter lake

De Heygraeff 2
3931MK Woudenberg
06 03

Woudenbergseweg 70
3711 AB Austerlitz
80 97 43 44 87 89 90 28
End point: Weerdsingel oostzijde (knooppunt 28)
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