Achterhoek Wine Route

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Winterswijk
  • 71.12 km (Approximately 04:11 u)
  • Cycling route 138319

Achterhoek Wine Route

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Winterswijk
  • 71.12 km (Approximately 04:11 u)
  • Cycling route 138319
Good wine used to come from France or Germany by definition. Nowadays, tasty wines are also made in the Achterhoek. With about 17 vineyards, the Achterhoek is the largest wine region in the Netherlands. Many tens of thousands of liters of red, white and rosé wines are now being produced that know how to find their way to the consumer. And, they are appreciated with numerous awards. This Achterhoek Wine Route takes you past four vineyards: Wijngaard Hesselink (Winterswijk Henxel), Wijngaard De Reeborghesch (Winterswijk Kotten), Wijngoed De Hennepe (Aalten) and Wijndomein Besselinkschans (Lievelde). The route is 67 kilometers long and can be shortened to 28 kilometers. The vineyards open their vineyards to the public. During a tour, the winegrowers are happy to tell you which grape varieties they grow and what kind of wine they make from them. Would you like to taste a wine? That is also possible. After a tour there is often a tasting where you can taste different wines. The wines have been given beautiful names such as Weerkomm\\\'n and Goodgaon. Do they taste good? Then bring a bottle or box of your favorite wine. To enjoy at home for a while... The route is available at VVV Winterswijk.


# Description Distance
14 (7101CT, Winterswijk, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
15 (7103EK, Winterswijk, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 2.13 km
Wijngaard Hesselink (Pasweg, 7113CB, Winterswijk, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 7.80 km
10 (7105AL, Winterswijk, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 8.99 km
16 (Wesselerweg, 7106CA, Winterswijk, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 11.99 km
22 (7106EB, Winterswijk, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 12.49 km


Wijngaard Hesselink

Pasweg 172
7113CB Winterswijk

Wijngaard Hesselink is located in the beautiful scenic landscape around Winterswijk. In this region there is still an old-fashioned tranquility and nature is given plenty of space. The grapes in the vineyards are given plenty of time to ripen here until they have reached their optimal taste to make delicious wine. You may not immediately think of wine when you think of the Achterhoek, but very tasty wines are made here. At Wijngaard Hesselink you can taste these wines, but there are also guided tours of the vineyard where you learn everything about the process involved in making wine. You can recover from your walk or bike ride on the cozy terrace furnished with wine barrels. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings with a nice glass of wine, baguettes and cheeses. A nice sun there and you imagine yourself in France, while you are actually just in the Netherlands. Of course you can also buy wine from this vineyard to enjoy it further at home.

Wijngaard De Reeborghesch

7107AP Winterswijk

Wijngaard De Reeborghesch was founded in 2003. There is red wine, white wine and rosé wine here. produced. Take a look at the vineyard and join a wine tasting.


Berenschot's Watermolen
7108AH Winterswijk

The Berenschot 's Watermill is a watermill from 1652 on the edge of the Boven Slinge. The mill was rebuilt in 1749 and the mill was restored in 1984.

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