Alternate tour of Drenthe

  • The Netherlands
  • Drenthe
  • Coevorden
  • 64.55 km (Approximately 03:47 u)
  • Cycling route 346969
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Alternate tour of Drenthe

  • The Netherlands
  • Drenthe
  • Coevorden
  • 64.55 km (Approximately 03:47 u)
  • Cycling route 346969
This route shows you two faces from Drenthe. You cycle through some historic green villages, but also through former peat colonies. All in a quiet and open landscape of vast meadows, small forests and heathlands. While cycling, you can regularly admire monumental buildings, such as Saxon farms. In esdorp Dalen you pass the Reformed Church from the fifteenth century. You will also see mill De Bente, a flour mill from 1814. In Sleen you cycle past the flour mill De Hoop from 1914 and the impressive monumental town hall from 1938. In Esdorp Gees you see something typical of Drenthe: a boulder. This specimen is almost four meters long and over two meters high. It is the largest in Drenthe. You will also pass De Kippesthee Koffie & Tea, be sure to stop by here!

Directions

# Description Distance
Parkeerplaats (7751ZS, Coevorden, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
9
9 (7751SG, Coevorden, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 1.75 km
7
7 (7751GD, Coevorden, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 4.30 km
56
56 (de Bente, 7751GL, Coevorden, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 5.10 km
De Bente (De Bente, 7751GL, Coevorden, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 5.36 km
54
54 (7751SR, Coevorden, Drenthe, The Netherlands) 9.32 km

Pause places

De Kippesthee Koffie & Thee

't Haantje 66
7847 TD Coevorden
https://www.dekippesthee.nl

The name of this coffee brewery was soon found: it is not for nothing that you are here in't Haantje. The terrace of De Kippesthee is also part of a chicken farm with broilers.'t Haantje falls under the municipality of Coevorden and borders the municipality of Borger-Odoorn and the municipality of Emmen. A wonderful cycling and walking area! The spacious terrace with a view over the farmlands can be found on the edge of the village, at the fork of the road to Kibbelveen. Right in front of the terrace is a junction sign, number 34. Not to be missed!

Sights

De Bente

De Bente
7751GL Coevorden
http://www.molendebente.com/

Between Dalen and Coevorden you can take a look at the De Bente windmill. The current mill was built in 1814. Before that, another mill stood here, but it went up in flames in 1813 during a raid by the French.

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