Tour of Paardekop and German War Cemetery

Hiking in Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands

Hiking route 3187556

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8.3 km
02:04 h
470 kcal
38 m
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Your route starts at De Brasserie Ysselsteyn. Nearby you will discover the German War Cemetery. It is the only German soldier cemetery in the Netherlands. Next to the cemetery is a Liberation Route Europe Listening Point, where the story about the cemetery is told. A guided tour is also very worthwhile. The other side of the battle - the German one - is clearly felt here. From here you walk along the highest point of De Peel: De Paardekop. The area is varied and varied, with higher and lower, dry and moist heathlands, forests, fens and water. The name'De Paardekop\\\' comes from a legend about a battle that took place in the area between horsemen. Many skulls of horses are said to have been found.
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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.


# Description Distance
De Brasserie Ysselsteyn (Timmermannsweg, 5813 AM, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
40 (Timmermannsweg, 5813AP, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands) 0.21 km
Duitse Oorlogs begraafplaats (Timmermannsweg, 5813 AP, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands) 0.54 km
39 (Timmermannsweg, 5813AP, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands) 0.54 km
38 (Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands) 0.91 km
33 (Timmermannsweg, 5813AP, Venray, Limburg, The Netherlands) 2.25 km

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