Dolmens and burial mounds near Zuidlaren

Cycling in Tynaarlo, Drenthe, The Netherlands

Cycling route 115642

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42.6 km
02:30 h
751 kcal
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This bike ride of more than 40 kilometers takes you right through the Drenthe landscape. Along the way you can enjoy the dolmens and burial mounds that are so characteristic of this area and further you cycle through the Strubben-Kniphorstbos, the village of Zuidlaren. Part of the route takes you along the Zuidlaardermeer.

Ancient Landmarks
The starting point of this cycling tour is on the outskirts of Zuidlaren. From here you set course for the Zuidlaardermeer, where it is regularly pleasantly busy with water holidaymakers. Sunbathers on the beach pavilion, water sports enthusiasts on the lake and boats in the marina, you will find it all here. In the woods and nature on the rest of the route you can escape the crowds for a while. Wander in peace through these beautiful areas and clear your head completely. Along the way you can take a look at ancient dolmens and burial mounds that were the final resting place for the dead from Antiquity. The small dolmen D09 in Annen is small and incomplete, but it is still special to see this 5000 year old structure.

Pavilion De Leine
On this route you can take a break at the Paviljoen De Leine on the Zuidlaardermeer. Settle down on the terrace to enjoy a snack and a drink and enjoy the panoramic view.
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Below you will find various suggestions for breaks that you can visit during your route. These are divided into different categories, making it easy for you to choose.


# Description Distance
Parkeerplaats (Hanekamp, 9471AD, Tynaarlo, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
60 (Marktstraat, 9471AA, Tynaarlo, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 1.72 km
64 (Tolhuisweg, 9475PM, Tynaarlo, Drenthe, Nederland) 4.71 km
55 (Noordlaarderweg, 9475PC, Tynaarlo, Drenthe, Nederland) 5.06 km
54 (Lageweg, 9479PA, Groningen, Groningen, Nederland) 6.24 km
88 (Osdijk, 9479TC, Groningen, Groningen, Nederland) 9.33 km

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  • Tynaarlo, Drenthe
  • Groningen, Groningen
  • Midden-Groningen, Groningen
  • Aa en Hunze, Drenthe
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