Enkhuizen: enjoy history and views

Cycling in Enkhuizen, North Holland, The Netherlands

Cycling route 357878

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1261 38
47.6 km
02:48 h
839 kcal
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Description

From the heart of Enkhuizen you drive up the dike along the Markermeer. Here you can get a breath of fresh air, while looking out over the rippling water. Time seems to have stood still a bit in Oosterleek, what a charming place! You cycle westward into the West Frisian polder. You will regularly see a characteristic farmhouse here. You drive through Hoogkarspel, further lies De Weelen: a rough nature reserve where you can see how West-Friesland was added before the reclamation. From Andijk you drive a bit over the West Frisian Omringdijk. Until a century ago, the water of the Zuiderzee splashed against the dike here, now you have beautiful views over the IJsselmeer. You pass Lighthouse De Ven from 1700, further on you enter the old center of Enkhuizen. The route ends at Herberg De Compagnie.
Bicycle cafe Restaurant Lighthouse

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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
Herberg De Compagnie (1601 GG, Enkhuizen, North Holland, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
12
12 (Flevolaan, 1601MB, Enkhuizen, Noord-Holland, Nederland) 1.35 km
28
28 (Zuiderdijk, 1611CX, Stede Broec, Noord-Holland, Nederland) 3.30 km
47
47 (Oostergouw, 1606AA, Drechterland, Noord-Holland, Nederland) 4.81 km
10
10 (Zuiderdijk, 1606MG, Drechterland, Noord-Holland, Nederland) 8.79 km
9
9 (Oosterleek, 1609GA, Drechterland, Noord-Holland, Nederland) 10.68 km

Place name directory

  • Enkhuizen, North Holland
  • Enkhuizen, Noord-Holland
  • Stede Broec, Noord-Holland
  • Drechterland, Noord-Holland
  • Medemblik, Noord-Holland
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