Three iconic cycle routes have been unveiled to showcase the breathtaking beauty and rich culture of the Flanders region of Belgium: the Scheldt, Meuse, and Coastal routes. These enchanting trails explore vast landscapes, historic treasures, wildlife havens, cycling community hotspots, gastronomic delights and much more in the Dutch-speaking area of Belgium's north.
Connected by picturesque waterways, these cycle paths make for fabulous adventures. There is always a refreshing breeze, especially by the sea, to fill the senses and invigorate the soul. The perfect combination of culture, pleasure and nature awaits as you ride along the Scheldt river, the Meuse river and Belgium's north coast. So, as they say in Flemish: “Veel plezier met de fiets!” (Have fun with your bike!)
The most difficult thing about the Scheldt Route is deciding where to picnic. Next to old churches? In a former swimming pool? Or along the ancient arms of the Scheldt river, with their romantic atmosphere and rare fauna and flora?
On this ride, you can refresh yourself with a delicious cherry beer in…
On day two of the Scheldt route, some of the most beautiful castles and natural landscapes in Flanders await you. The tour starts in the port city of Ghent. Be sure to fortify yourself with a hearty breakfast. Vegans and vegetarians are particularly well catered for as Ghent is considered a veggie stronghold…
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The third and final stage of the Scheldt Route explores some of the most extraordinary places in Flanders. Expect to be inspired and amazed as you explore the region’s oldest tidal mill, largest floodplain and most fashionable city.
To begin, the ride affords plenty of nature, open space and tranquility…
Do you have a few days to spare and feel like crossing the border? Then we recommend the Meuse Route to you. If you want to discover the complete beauty of the Meuse river from source to mouth, there is a 1,000-kilometre (621 mi) cycle path winding its way from Langres in France to the Hook of Holland…
Awe-inspiring history awaits on the second part of our Meuse Route. You start in one of the most beautiful villages in Flanders, Oud-Rekem, which boasts a Renaissance castle that is second to none. However, this is not the only castle on your route today.
At the bridge of Vroenhoven you can learn about…
Are you looking for the perfect combination of nature, maritime history and culture? Do you enjoy the refreshing sea breeze and crave the invigorating charm of the coast? If so, this route will satisfy your desire for new horizons.
Here, you can follow the sun kissed coast as crashing waves break against…
On day two of this coastal adventure, you will get to know the rich history of maritime life: from the Roman city of Oudenburg to medieval Nieuwpoort, but also from the Belle Epoque nostalgia in De Haan to the typical post-war architecture of Ostend.
The coastal fishermen bring fresh fish and crabs ashore…
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