Cycling in Zeist, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Cycling route 729718
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This route takes you straight through the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. Along the way you will pass many historical sights that are worth a visit.
Park your car opposite Café & Terrace Beauforthuis, in the middle of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. Before you get on your bike, start with a nice cup of coffee and something delicious from the organic menu. The Beaufort House is also a theater café, so who knows, you might linger even longer for a concert or theater performance. The route continues to Austerlitz. Napoleon founded an encampment on the heath, but left it behind as a penniless settlement. This was the beginning of Austerlitz. A little further on you will pass the Pyramid of Austerlitz, which was built by order of Napoleon. You will also pass Koepel van Stoop, a country house on one of the highest points of the fairytale Henschoten estate.
Cycling through estates
During the cycle route you will cycle past various estates. One of these is Landgoed De Viersprong. This estate was built in the second half of the 19th century. The estate is located in the middle of the region and has a striking and charming appearance. You will also cycle past Landgoed Den Treek and Buitenplaats De Hoogt. Buitenplaats De Hoogt is a beautiful estate with a castle in Maarn. The castle was extended to the current building in 1925.
National Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug
All these beautiful sights are located in the middle of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park. An oasis of peace, just outside the Randstad. A wonderful area to cycle through, full of beautiful nature. It is an area of forests, country estates and'mountains\\\'. You can enjoy cycling on the moraine, through heathland, past castles and estates, in the floodplains and the forest.
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.
The 36-high pyramid was built in 1805 by soldiers of Napoleon and one of the highlights of the Heuve...
Amsterdam banker JB Stoop wanted to build a country house on one of the highest points of the fairyt...
Landgoed De Viersprong was built in the second half of the 19th century. The estate is located in th...
Situated on the transition from the Utrechtse Heuvelrug to the Gelderse Vallei, bought by WH de Beau...
Buitenplaats De Hoogt is a beautiful estate with a castle in Maarn. The castle was expanded in 1925 ...
|Café & Terras Beauforthuis (Woudenbergseweg, 3711 AB, Zeist, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||0.00 km|
|2 (3931 MG, Woudenberg, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||2.19 km|
|Pyramide van Austerlitz (3931MG, Woudenberg, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||3.27 km|
|Koepel van Stoop (3951KC, Utrechtse Heuvelrug, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||6.09 km|
|Landgoed De Viersprong (De Viersprong, 3931MG, Woudenberg, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||7.18 km|
|93 (3832RT, Leusden, Utrecht, The Netherlands)||10.60 km|