Almen/Zutphen/Almen - 27.6km

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Lochem
  • 27.27 km (Approximately 01:36 u)
  • Cycling route 567725
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Almen/Zutphen/Almen - 27.6km

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Lochem
  • 27.27 km (Approximately 01:36 u)
  • Cycling route 567725

Directions

# Description Distance
Hotel Landgoed Ehzerwold (7218BS, Lochem, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
45
45 (7218, Lochem, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 1.94 km
42
42 (7218NA, Lochem, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 3.21 km
41
41 (7211MC, Lochem, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 6.29 km
43
43 (7211CC, Lochem, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 8.00 km
40
40 (7202LD, Zutphen, Gelderland, The Netherlands) 9.60 km

Pause places

Hotel Landgoed Ehzerwold

14
7218BS Lochem
http://www.ehzerwold.nl

Enjoying walking or cycling in the beautiful Berkel valley? Landgoed Ehzerwold is the location for coffee with (apple) pie, a drink or a delicious lunch. From the conservatory you look out over the ornate park gardens of the estate. Adjacent to these gardens you will find two beautiful terraces, where you can relax when the weather is nice. Prefer to stay overnight? That is of course also possible. You can fully recharge your battery in this peaceful environment.

Sights

Vestingstad Zutphen

Korte Hofstraat
7201KJ Zutphen

The history of Zutphen goes back to more than 1700 years ago. Zutphen started as a Germanic settlement. In the 9th century, a ring wall and a moat were already built around Zutphen to protect the city against attack by the Vikings. Part of this old ring wall has remained intact. In the Middle Ages the city developed into a successful trading city and at the end of the 12th century Zutphen was granted city rights. The city was then walled in the 13th century and Zutphen was also expanded. 1284 is known as the disaster year of Zutphen. A major fire destroyed most of the city that year. After the construction of the city, things went a lot better for Zutphen. The 14th century was even a kind of Golden Age for Zutphen. The city then became the capital of the County of Zutphen and the city took part in the Baltic Sea trade. Over the centuries, the fortifications of Zutphen have been constantly reinforced. From 1874 the fortifications were demolished because they had become redundant. Yet there are still plenty of old defenses to be found in Zutphen.

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