Tour of Meijendel from Scheveningen

Cycling in The Hague, South Holland, The Netherlands

Cycling route 158317

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5211 219
30.3 km
01:46 h
533 kcal
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Description

This cycle route takes you through Meijendel, a beautiful nature reserve just above Scheveningen. In the former fishing village itself you can enjoy the beautiful buildings and the characteristic atmosphere. From the starting point, Carlton Beach Scheveningen, you can drive straight into Meijendel, a varied nature reserve. Close to the sea you will see a low vegetation of dewberry, moss and sometimes dune rose. The prevailing southwest wind has created parabolic dunes with horseshoe-like shapes. Oak, hawthorns and honeysuckle grow in the forests. Get off at the Meijendel Visitor Center to learn more about this water extraction area. The route also leads you through some beautiful city parks of Scheveningen, such as the Scheveningse Bosjes. This city park was built in the context of job creation at the end of the nineteenth century on a centuries-old lean dune plot - just like the Westbroekpark.
Visitor center Hotel Forest Dunes and beach Nature Route Recreation area

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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.

Directions

# Description Distance
Carlton Beach Scheveningen (Gevers Deynootweg, 2586 HZ, The Hague, South Holland, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
39
39 (2597JV, The Hague, South Holland, The Netherlands) 2.16 km
40
40 (2243GN, Wassenaar, South Holland, The Netherlands) 4.98 km
Bezoekerscentrum Meijendel (Boerderij Meyendel, Wassenaar, South Holland, The Netherlands) 5.87 km
40
40 (2243GN, Wassenaar, South Holland, The Netherlands) 6.75 km
41
41 (2242PJ, Wassenaar, South Holland, The Netherlands) 10.73 km

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  • The Hague, South Holland
  • Wassenaar, South Holland
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