Get a breath of fresh air in the Bommelerwaard

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Zaltbommel
  • 36.42 km (Approximately 02:08 u)
  • Cycling route 648912
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Get a breath of fresh air in the Bommelerwaard

  • The Netherlands
  • Gelderland
  • Zaltbommel
  • 36.42 km (Approximately 02:08 u)
  • Cycling route 648912

The Bommelerwaard is a wide river island that is wedged by the Waal, the Maas and the Afgedamde Maas. You will find plenty of peace, space and Gelderland cultural history.

Bommelerwaard
From Gameren you leave in a westerly direction and cycle along the Waal. The Bommelerwaard is also called river island: surrounded by the Waal and the Maas, this beautiful area is characterized by many attractions. Consider, for example, historic churches and castles, but you also cycle through picturesque villages and over winding dikes. Enjoy all the natural beauty that this area has to offer. De Bommelerwaard is a landlord named after Bommel, the local name for Zaltbommel.

With the ferry
Via Nieuwaal, Zuilichem and Brakel you cycle to the Battery under Brakel, built to protect Loevestein Castle and the town of Woudrichem. Via Polderoijensehoek you cycle eastwards towards Andel en Veen. With the ferry you cross from Veen de Afgedamde Maas to Aalst. A nice extra during this cycling route! You follow the contours of the Driesche Wetering to Kerkwijk and through the polder you cycle to the final destination of the route.

Pause places

B&B Bommels Dijkhuis

7
5311 AG Zaltbommel
https://www.bommelsdijkhuis.nl/

Are you looking for a place to relax or for a base for a few days of walking or cycling along the river Waal? Our B&B Het Bommels Dijkhuis is such a resting point in the beautiful village of Gameren. Het Bommels Dijkhuis has three spacious rooms in a detached guest house. All have their own walk-in bathroom with toilet. Due to the attractive design and color scheme in the rooms, the tranquility is also palpable here. The communal breakfast and dinner room has French doors to the terrace of the beautiful dike garden and is located on the south.

Eetcafe Cafetaria Ons Trefpunt

Ons Trefpunt 7
5313 AP Zaltbommel
http://www.onstrefpunt.nl

This café? is an entertainment venue where village affairs are discussed while enjoying a snack and a drink. It is located on a beautiful national cycle route in which it is also included as a rest point. New is a cycle route that has been developed with a theme: visit organic farms with a farm shop and do some shopping along the way. Make Ons Trefpunt your starting point! You will also find a charging point for electric bicycles here. During a scheduled break on the terrace, you can enjoy a cup of coffee with a delicious apple slice or one of the dishes from the menu. A great base near Zaltbommel!

Sights

Batterij onder Brakel

Batterij onder Brakel
5307TH Zaltbommel

Battery under Brakel was built between 1879 and 1884 as part of the New Dutch Waterline. The fort served to protect Loevestein Castle and the town of Woudrichem.

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