Cycling in Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands
Cycling route 137146
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The beautiful Frisian history has been preserved in the many picturesque villages, such as Franeker. Get on your bike and explore this beautiful town and its equally beautiful surroundings.
Before you get on your bike, enjoy a terrace at Hotel-Eetcafé Duhoux. The route winds through the wide Frisian landscape. Along the way you pass some beautiful old mound villages, such as Beers, Blessum and Menaldum. You will see beautiful Frisian churches here. You will also pass the Arkens, a polder mill from 1835. In Franeker you take a break at Hotel Restaurant Poort van Franeker, a cozy cafe where you can have lunch at your leisure.
Leave your bike for a while and walk into Franeker. In this Eleven Cities town with its unique atmosphere, many historic buildings can be admired. Note the bell gable of the Planetarium (1774), where Eise Eisinga built a working model of the solar system in his living room. A little later you drive into the outside area again. You can enjoy a breath of fresh air along the Bolswardertrekvaart from 1638. In the protected townscape of Mantgum you can still see a few monumental rentier houses.
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.
|Hotel-Eetcafé Duhoux (Greate Buorren, 9088 AE, Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands)||0.00 km|
|2 (9088AG, Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands)||0.12 km|
|6 (9088BW, Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands)||1.96 km|
|7 (Brédyk, 9089BV, Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands)||2.37 km|
|27 (9024BE, Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands)||3.42 km|
|56 (9024BE, Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands)||3.57 km|