Tip 1 Buy a fresh Frisian peat-smoked sausage on the way at the Yde de Boer butcher shop on the Jongemastraat (you will pass). This Frisian dry peat smoked sausage is a prize winner. Just do it! (after node 6).
Tip 2 After half an hour of cycling you can drink coffee or tea with delicious apple pie at Kootje near the Bridge. A fantastic tea garden on the water. You can also enjoy homemade jams and chutney or a coupe of farmer's ice cream. Kootje bij de Brug is also a VVV information point (between junctions 13 and 12) of VVV Waterland van Friesland.
Tip 3 In Blauwhuis, visit the Vitus Church by master builder Kuipers. Well worth a visit (Node 12).
Tip 4 After the passage of the railway, take a moment to admire the fantastic view over the Oudegaaster Breken and then enjoy the 5 kilometer long'Brekenpaad\\\' along the water (junction 15).
Tip 5 At the Pont van Renema you will be transferred over the Grons. That's fun! (after node 16).
Tip 6 In Gaastmeer you can have lunch at Herberg Yn è Ielaak on the water (cycle through Gaastmeer to the water). The Herberg is also a tourist office and has a charging point. Also take a look at the church of Gaastmeer (after junction 34).
Tip 7 During your crossing, you can enjoy stories, brochures and sweets at pont keeper and (Great) Ambassador of Southwest Friesland Menno Sappé. At your request Menno will tell you the story of the little church of Gaastmeer (between junction 34 and 23).
Tip 8 There is a lot to do in Workum. At the Begine 9-11 you will find Pottery Art. We have arranged for you that you can visit the studio when you purchase a souvenir in Workumer pottery. You can grab a terrace at the Merk in Workum. In Workum you can also visit the nationally known Jopie Huisman Museum (junction 17).
Tip 9 In Allingawier you can visit the museum farm'de Izeren Ko\\\' (with catering facilities). In Exmorra, you can step back in time a hundred years with a visit to the museum, school and grocery store. These museums are part of the Aldfaers Erf Museum Route (after junction 3).
Tip 10 Back in Bolsward you can enjoy the Titus Brandsma Museum and Gysbert Japicx Museum. But \\\'De Oersetters\\\' is not complete without a visit to Brewery'Us Heit\\\' on the Snekerstraat (direction junction 8), on the eastern border of Bolsward, you passed it earlier. Aart van der Linden will introduce you to the brewing process of his Frisian beers and of course you can order a special glass of'Us Heit\\\' beer here! You earned it (after node 6).
More information about the Southwest Friesland region can be found on the website of VVV Waterland van Friesland: www.waterlandvanfriesland.nl