Magnificent castles between Den Bosch and Liempde

  • The Netherlands
  • North Brabant
  • Meierijstad
  • 55.04 km (Approximately 03:14 u)
  • Cycling route 121885
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Magnificent castles between Den Bosch and Liempde

  • The Netherlands
  • North Brabant
  • Meierijstad
  • 55.04 km (Approximately 03:14 u)
  • Cycling route 121885
In Sint-Michielsgestel, in a meander of the Dommel, you will find castle Groot Ruwenberg. Founded in the fourteenth century, it is not only inhabited by noble families, but also once served as a boarding school run by brothers. As you cycle from village to village, you come to De Wamberg. This wooded estate has approximately 180 hectares and there are a castle, farms, a coach house with gate and a gardener's house to see. In the sixteenth century, a mansion was built on the estate, which can be seen in the current castle. You will see some beautiful very old trees. The numerous ponds on the site are interconnected. Take a break at Eetcafe De Prins on the edge of the estate!

Directions

# Description Distance
Parkeerplaats centrum (Pastoor Smitsstraat, 5491ZK, Meierijstad, North Brabant, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
21
21 (5491VB, Meierijstad, North Brabant, The Netherlands) 1.38 km
91
91 (5481VB, Meierijstad, North Brabant, The Netherlands) 3.83 km
90
90 (Oetelaarsestraat, 5481XH, Meierijstad, North Brabant, The Netherlands) 6.04 km
70
70 (5482, Meierijstad, North Brabant, The Netherlands) 9.06 km
71
71 (5482WP, Meierijstad, North Brabant, The Netherlands) 11.58 km

Pause places

Eetcafé De Prins

Hoogstraat 50-52
5258 BE Sint-Michielsgestel
http://www.herbergdeprins.nl

Eetcafe de Prins has been the nicest eatery in Berlicum for years. The building is located on the Hoogstraat and is clearly recognizable by the cozy terrace and the characteristic appearance. You can visit the cafe, the restaurant or outside on the terrace 7 days a week. The kitchen is open every day from 12 noon to 9.30 pm. The cafe has a living room atmosphere and you can enjoy an informal drink with delicious snacks from the drinks menu. A nice place to start your walk or cycle route through Berlicum!

Sights

Kasteel Heeswijk


5473VA Bernheze

The cellars and some vertical wall work date from the end of the 14th or the beginning of the 15th century. After restoration, the castle has been converted into a museum that you can visit.

Kasteel De Wamberg


5258SM Sint-Michielsgestel

The Huys de Wamberg is a sixteenth century moated castle, which is beautifully situated as a centerpiece in the park-like forest of the estate "De Wamberg".

Kasteel Groot Ruwenberg

Sint-Michielsgestel
5271VB Sint-Michielsgestel

De Grote Ruwenberg is an estate including a castle on a former meander of the Dommel. In the past the castle was inhabited by nobles and then it became a boarding school run by brothers.

Kasteel Klein Ruwenberg

Ruwenbergstraat
5271AL Sint-Michielsgestel

The Kleine Ruwenburg was originally a small castle that was built around the year 1435 south of the Grote Ruwenberg. The castle was a fief of the manor Herlaar.

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