Cycle tour along mudflats, polder, dunes and forest

Cycling in Terschelling, Friesland, The Netherlands

Cycling route 118262

Provided by: VVV

14312 331
21.8 km
01:16 h
384 kcal
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You start this route at the tourist office. From the harbor area in West-Terschelling you cycle in an easterly direction past the Maritime Institute"Willem Barentsz\\\" to the Waddendijk. At the"light\\\" is the image group"Images from Sea\\\". Here you have a fantastic view over the only natural bay in the Netherlands and the harbor of West-Terschelling. You will cycle along the Wadden Sea at the bottom of the Waddendijk to the village of Striep. Here you go over the dike towards the village of Midsland. This is the second village of the island and has a pleasant village street with a variety of shops and bars. We leave the village past the church towards Midsland aan Zee. Turn left before restaurant d\\\' Drie Grapen. This area is the old polder landscape with small plots of land and alder walls. You follow the road to the right to mushroom no. 23057 and then turn left to West aan Zee. You are now cycling on the Midslander Longway through a unique dune area with various water spots. At the end of this cycle path you can take the exit towards the North Sea. At the beach transition you have a great view over the wide beach of Terschelling. You cycle back and turn right towards West Terschelling. At the next intersection, turn right to the Donkere Bos and the Groene Strand. After about 2 kilometers this cycling tour ends again at West-Terschelling, the largest village of Terschelling and the ferry port. Enjoy the ultimate island feeling here by getting a breath of fresh air and going out on the terrace. This cycling route is offered to you by VVV Terschelling. For more information about the island, visit
Tourist office Nice walkers Forest Dunes and beach Nature Route

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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
VVV Terschelling (Kerkpad, 8881BM, Terschelling, Friesland, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
Westbank Strandbusbedrijf Oosterend (Oosterend, 8897 HW, Oosterend Terschelling, Friesland, Nederland) 13.48 km
VVV Terschelling (Willem Barentszkade, 8881BM, Terschelling, Friesland, Nederland) 21.80 km

Place name directory

  • Terschelling, Friesland
  • West-Terschelling, Friesland
  • Oosterend Terschelling, Friesland
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