Goeree-Overflakkee - South Holland - The Netherlands
Cycling route 524590
Provided by: Groots Genieten
On Goeree-Overflakkee you can cycle carefree through the quiet polders. Wide views here alternate with dense dune forests. You will also find a surprising amount of cultural history here, such as in Dirksland and Goedereede.
The old Dirksland
In Stellendam you will pass the Korenlust, a flour mill dating from 1856. In the Voorstraat in Dirksland you can still taste the atmosphere of earlier times. Further on you will pass the fifteenth-century church. There are still a few idyllic centuries-old buildings on the Ring: a beautiful picture!
You cycle back through the polders to Goedereede, a surprisingly beautiful monumental town. You can admire the striking tower from 1512, among other things. It is a church tower, but it was also used as a lighthouse until 1912. The large village church dates from 1708. You can also take a leap back in time at the harbor, there are many houses from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
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.