The Netherlands is known as a cycling country for a reason. With good cycle paths and quiet country lanes, you can comfortably ride around the country on your eBike. Add to that the flat landscapes, mild climate, and more than 21,740 miles (35,000 km) of signposted cycling routes, and you’ll be on your bike in no time. (source: Nederland Fietsland).
The pretty Dutch countryside is a lovely backdrop for a bike ride. On an eBike, you can enjoy riding in this wonderful landscape, following tarmaced paths through vast meadows, ploughed fields, rolling sand dunes, and dense forests. With the help of Bosch eBike Systems, you can fully enjoy these landscapes with the wind in your hair.
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during the Feel the Flow event. You can use komoot’s latest routes on them – the best of both worlds! The new Tours take you to various parks, such as De Hoge Veluwe National Park and the Wadden area, as well as the lesser-known places in our country. Furthermore, you visit cultural and historical heritage sites which paint a picture of what life was like in the Netherlands in the past. Your Bosch-powered eBike will take you to magnificent castles, forts, farms, and historic buildings.
The 15 routes in this Collection are scattered around the country so there’s something for everyone. We carefully desgined the Tours so they follow the most beautiful cycle paths. The distances are all suitable for eBikes so don’t worry about your Bosch battery life. So it's time to get on your eBike and enjoy the beautiful routes that the Netherlands has to offer!
This Tour takes you from the flower fields around Keukenhof to the dune landscapes of Zandvoort. Along the way you will pass beautiful nature and breathtaking landscapes.
The route starts and ends at Voorhout train station, located on the connection between the Amsterdam - Haarlem - Rotterdam route. Shortly after departure, you cycle straight through the dazzling colors of the flower bulb fields. The flowering of crocuses, daffodils and hyacinths begins at the end of March.After the Keukenhofbos and National Park Zuid-Kennemerland, the route turns towards Zandvoort. The route takes you through beautiful dune areas with lakes, forests and open areas. In Zandvoort you can take a break in one of the many beach pavilions.The next part of the route runs parallel to the North Sea. The cycle path winds its way through sand dunes covered with green-yellow marram grass. Fortunately, the e-bike offers the necessary assistance against the height differences and headwinds on this part of the route.If you pay attention, there is a good chance that you will spot a deer or fox. Just before the town of Noordwijkerhout there are plenty of benches to unwind. When you cross the train track a few kilometers outside of Noordwijkerhout, the final destination of the ride is in sight.
This Tour goes through the northeastern tip of the Groningerland. From Winschoten you drive around the Oldambtmeer and towards the Dollard. The view consists of beautiful views over extensive swamp landscapes and beautiful water features.It is time to start the eBike. From Winschoten train station you drive directly towards the Oldambtmeer. In this vast nature reserve around the Blue City you will find, in addition to beautiful nature, many water birds, deer and hares.The cycle path continues to run flat along the shore of the lake for about ten kilometers. From the higher dike you have a view of the rich flora and fauna. At the Klinkerstraat in Oostwold you leave the dyke road of the lake.You cycle through the open landscape towards the Kiekkaaste. This is a bird watching hut outside the dykes with a view over the Dollard. The Dollard is a tidal area where fresh and salt water from the Ems and Wadden Sea meet. This landscape features animals and plants that you will not see anywhere else in the Wadden Sea.The last part to the Kiekkaaste can only be reached on foot. You will therefore have to park the bike for a while. The route then runs close to the German border. After the fortress of Oudeschans, the route follows the Pekel-Aa canal to Winschoten.
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This Tour takes you through the watery environment of the province of Friesland. From Heerenveen you cycle along lakes and canals with typical Frisian names such as the Tsjûkemar and De Tsjonger.From the departure of Heerenveen you cycle clockwise around the Tsjûkemar, Tjeukemeer in its Dutch. This is the largest lake in Friesland and is a perfect place for all kinds of water sports. From your bike you can enjoy the reclaimed peat landscape and the monumental windmills.At the Middenfeart you have a view of the beautiful, characteristic straight stretches of peatlands. To dewater the peat, long ditches were dug straight on the drainage channel. Today you will also come across a number of structures that depict the battle against the water.The route winds along the water on a shell path towards Sint Nicolaasga. About five kilometers further to the north are the Langwarderwiels. In the harbor of Boornzwaag you cross the Skarter Rien by ferry. From here you have a beautiful view over the elongated Langwardermeer.On the way back you will catch another glimpse of the Tsjûkemar. The cycle path runs northeast from this point. You enter Heerenveen along the lake It Nannewiid. The historic center of Heerenveen is definitely worth a visit.
This route goes through the point between Arnhem and Nijmegen that is wedged between the Nederrijn and Waal. The route is dedicated to rivers, floodplains, fortresses and castles.You cycle into Gelderse Poort via the Rijndijk. This nature reserve has many animal species such as wild horses and cattle, beavers and geese. Castle Doornenburg and Fort Pannerden are located in the floodplains of this area. The castle can be visited during a guided tour. The Fort, a crucial building of the New Dutch Water Line, houses a museum, visitor center and museum.The route runs partly through the Betuwe. The soil here is very fertile thanks to its location between dikes and major rivers. Depending on the season in which you cycle through the Betuwe, you can pick your own apples, pears or cherries.From Nijmegen-Noord, the cycle path runs a little further from the river. At Slijk-Ewijk the route turns towards the starting point. Near Elst you pass the train track via a brand new railway bridge with a beautiful design. The Tour again ends in Huizen.
This Tour from Nunspeet takes you from the edge of the Veluwe in no time past beautiful forest areas and sandy and heathland.
The Tour starts from Nunspeet train station with nearby transferium. Parking is available here. Within a few hundred meters you will find yourself surrounded by greenery. When you cross the bicycle tunnel under the A28 highway, you enter the Boswachterij Nunspeet straight away. The cycle path runs via sloping paths to the idyllic village of Vierhouten.Just outside Vierhouten is a replica of a prehistoric burial mound. Graves of this type were used from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. Not much later, the spruce and oak give way to another natural beauty: the Elspeetsche Heide. Here you can enjoy the dry heather and grass types with their characteristic purple color.West of Elspeet is the Castle and Coach House of Staverden. Here you can enjoy a cup of coffee or tea. You will eventually reach the Beekhuizerzand via a beautiful cycle path through the woods. Here is a sand-drifting area with considerable height differences.The last part of the Tour partly runs along the A28 again. You will eventually reach the finish location via the Willemsbos. This Tour has some gravel roads, but that is no problem with an e-bike.
This tour is a tour of the beautiful island of Schouwen-Duiveland. Along the way you can enjoy beautiful beaches, polders, forests and attractive villages.You start the Tour from the popular destination Burgh-Haamstede. The core is a tourist attraction thanks to the many sights. An example of this is the Slot Haamstede located in a beautiful forest.After about five kilometers you can have a look at the Oosterschelde for the first time. From the cycle path over the dike, you also have a view of the Oosterscheldekering. If you cycle a little further, the view actually only gets better.
The route continues towards Zierikzee. At Kerkwerve you leave the cycle path along the Oosterschelde. You cycle through the polder landscape to the northern part of the island. After the picture Scharendijke you can see the former estuary of the North Sea, the Grevelingenmeer.Along the Brouwersdam, which separates the water between the Grevelingenmeer and the North Sea, you reach the Renesse beach. Here you will find countless restaurants to take a break.
The route continues southwards via the center of Renesse. The route goes partly through the nature reserve Kop van Schouwen. This area consists mainly of sand dunes and grasslands. The final destination is about three kilometers away: Burgh-Haamstede.
The Tour starts at the Muiderslot in Muiden. The ride is entirely devoted to fortifications and fortresses. Via a loop along the Naardermeer you will also encounter beautiful nature.The first part of the route runs along the edge of the IJmeer and Gooimeer. The first town you pass is Muiderberg. The route continues along the Naarderbos golf course. After about ten kilometers you reach the fortified city of Naarden. This fortress with double city walls was part of the Dutch Waterline and is one of the best preserved fortresses in the Netherlands.You cycle in the direction of Bussum via the green part to the northeast of Naarden. The Spanderswoud country estate is located under Bussum. In the country estate you will find a mixture of different garden styles, from French style to woodland garden.The route continues on a beautiful cycle path along the Naardermeer. On your left you have a view of endless reed lands and swampy swamp fields. There are several benches along the route to catch your breath.The final destination comes into view via Fort Uitermeer and Fort Ossenmarkt Weesp. When you pass the Grote Zeesluis, the watchtowers of the Muiderslot loom up from afar.
This Tour is a voyage of discovery through an authentic part of North Holland. The Kop van Noord-Holland is wedged between three different coasts: the North Sea, Wadden Sea and IJsselmeer.The route starts at Schagen train station. If you are going to cycle this route, try to do it on a Tuesday. The weekly market takes place on this day. Cheeses and other local delicacies are sold in an authentic style.The route runs in almost a straight line to the Swan Lake and Pettemerduinen. After Callantsoog, the route continues along the coastline all the way to Den Helder. Along the way you cycle along beautiful beaches and nature reserves. There can be a lot of wind here, so the pedal assistance comes in handy here.Arriving in the coastal town of Den Helder you can relax on one of the many terraces. The route runs south from this location. After 47 kilometers you cross the Noordhollandsch Kanaal with the help of a ferry.The route partly follows the banks of Hoge Oude Veer near Anna Paulowna. Schagen comes into view via a number of beautiful cycle paths with rows of trees on both sides.
The Tour through the Biesbosch runs through the largest freshwater tidal area in Europe with a maze of small rivers. From the historic center of Dordrecht you cycle through the northern and southern part of this National Park.The starting location is easily accessible by train and car. After about four kilometers, the buildings of Dordrecht slowly make way for the green and blue of the Biesbosch. Via the Eiland van Dordrecht you cycle towards the Moerdijkbrug.The Moerdijk Bridge is a bridge with a length of one kilometer over the Hollands Diep. The bridge also takes you from one province to another; from South Holland to North Brabant.The ferry to the Jacominaplaat is waiting in the Haven Lage Zwaluwe. This is a long, narrow piece of land completely surrounded by water. From the cycle path you have a beautiful panoramic view. Via the Jantjesplaat the route makes a circle to the Museum Island. Here you can enjoy a snack and a drink.After a short loop and a ferry crossing, you will return to the northern part of the Biesbosch. The cycle path follows the contours of the Wantij towards the center of Dordrecht. In the old harbor you can have a look at boats before you cycle on to the final destination.
This Tour goes straight through the National Park De Hoge Veluwe. The views from the saddle vary from wide heather landscapes to grand sand drifts.The Hoge Veluwe is ideal for a beautiful bike ride. The possibilities are almost endless. The first section goes via Lage Valkseweg to Boswachterij Kootwijk. This is the first forestry in a series of three. Here you will mainly find old oak forests and juniper berries.You also cycle here along today's first sand drift. The absence of trees ensures that wind has free play. The result is a beautiful open plain with heather, moss and a lot of sand. The cycle path runs close to the sand in some places.This is clearly visible in the Boswachterij Ugchelen Hoenderloo. Here you almost literally cycle through the sand dunes and the cycle path maneuvers its way past the Infanterie Schietkamp Harskamp. This is located on a military complex of the Dutch armed forces.Further west lies Hoenderloo. In the center you can recover from all the natural beauty and effort. The last part of the route follows along the Otterlose Zand.
This Tour around the Lauwersmeer follows the contours of the closed sea arm, located on the border of Friesland and Groningen. The Lauwersmeer is an immense paradise of water, islands, reed lands and bird species.From the Noordergat you cycle clockwise around the Lauwersmeer. It won't be long before you see Highland cattle and Konik horses grazing. In the summer months, the large grazers are accompanied by cows and horses from farmers in the area. This is to maintain the landscape variation.Via the cycle path along the Zoutkamperril you arrive in the town of Zoutkamp. Just outside the village you pass the provincial border. A viewing platform is located about ten kilometers away. This is the place to spot a sea eagle.Because bird watching is really what it's all about in the Lauwersmeer. Bird migration is in full swing in the spring and autumn. In one day, according to the Forestry Commission, you can see up to 30,000 thousand barnacle geese flying over.Via the Frisian part of the National Park you drive all the way to the Wadden Sea. From the seawall you have a beautiful view of the Wadden area. This is the place to just sit down and look around. Today's final destination is on the other side of the dike.
This Tour is a beautiful and challenging ride through the wilderness of Drenthe. Along the way you will pass the most beautiful fens and stream valleys.The start of the ride is near Hooghalen. After a few kilometers of cycling you will arrive at the first Highlight of the day. This is one with a dark past. Camp Westerbork was an extermination camp during the Second World War. An impressive museum is located in the memorial center.There is a watchtower further along the route. From the tower you have a beautiful view over the Amerdiep. This is a stream valley and also one of the upper reaches of the Drentsche Aa. The cycle path continues to the south.After you have crossed the provincial road N374, you cycle into the Elper basin. This is a stream that was eroded during the Ice Age. The cycle path here runs right through the typical hedgerows and stream and es-village landscapes.The road continues to Bosmeer Ellertshaar. The lake was created as a result of sand extraction. The lake is beautiful. With a little imagination you can even imagine yourself abroad for a while, because the area is a bit like Canada.Two nice surprises await you on the next part of the route. The first of the two is the Leberenplas. The place is ideal for a picnic. A few kilometers away, an exciting stretch of "cycle path" awaits you. You cycle across a lake via a wooden platform. Keep the balance well. From here it is a short distance to the end point.
This Tour is a tour through the lesser known part of Overijssel. But no less beautiful for that. In addition to beautiful nature, you will encounter a number of beautiful castles on the route.The route starts from Diepenheim. Just outside the city center is the photogenic Castle Warmelo. The castle is known for its beautiful gardens, derived from French landscape architecture. The gardens are accessible for a visit.The tour through the Hof van Twente mainly consists of rolling fields and winding country roads. The cycle paths are guided by rows of trees that line the paths like a tunnel. Also unique in this area are the characteristic farms with high roofs and outdoor areas.The route continues in the direction of Rijsen, but it turns off before the N752. The route meanders along and through the municipality of Goor. After Goor, the route passes two beautiful castles. Het Nijenhuis Castle is open for visitors. The castle has a beautiful sculpture garden with approximately 100 sculptures.Via the Nijenhuizerlaan you cycle to Diepenheim. Here is the final destination of the Tour.
This Tour goes straight through the heart of the Netherlands' largest cycling paradise: South Limburg. During the ride, conquering climbing is rewarded with beautiful views over the Limburg hills.The route departs from Valkenburg, one of the largest tourist destinations in Limburg. It is clear why. The center of this town exudes so much atmosphere and there is always something to do, such as the marl caves and cozy terraces.After Schin op Geul the first ascent of the day starts. Nowhere in the Netherlands you will find more climbs than here. Fortunately, the pedal assistance helps a bit.Then you cycle towards Gulpen. Along the way you will pass a number of beautiful places from where you have a wide view. Gulpen is a great place to take a break. The beer of the same name is brewed here. In the Gulpener Bierhuys you immerse yourself in beer history and the brewing process.When you cycle past the village of Sibbe, the Tour is almost over. Via the iconic Cauberg you cycle into the center of Valkenburg. Fortunately, there is no more climbing, because the road descends here.
The Tour around the Kampina nature reserve is a wonderful trip through beautiful nature. Sandwiched between Tilburg and Eindhoven is a very varied landscape.Today's departure is north of Oirschot. The first part of the route goes towards Boxtel. The cycle path through Landgoed Heerenbeek goes through a 1,300 hectare area with loam forests.The route follows the outskirts of the municipality of Boxtel. After a piece of urban area, you drive along two recreational lakes with a beach. Halfway along the route you cycle right past the Leemkuilen. This pit was created by excavating clay that was used for the production of bricks. The lake is rich in all kinds of animal species such as amphibians and birds.Escheven, a beautiful wetland area on the outskirts of Kampina, is situated under Oisterwijk. The Belvers Ven is still such a beautiful place. From the bench you can look at the intense colors of the fen and the moors.The last part of the route takes you through the beautiful area of Kampina. It is an oasis of peace. There are no restaurants or terraces, and only two cycle paths run through the area. Via Spoordonk you cycle towards the final destination. The finish is just outside the center of Oirschot.