Cycling in Bergen (NH), North Holland, The Netherlands
Cycling route 748062
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The dunes, the beach, the bulb fields and the old city of Alkmaar: this route offers plenty of variety. Plan plenty of time for it, so that you can enjoy it to the fullest.
North Holland Dune Reserve
The route starts in Egmond aan den Hoef. You will soon be cycling into the North Holland Dune Reserve. The huge variety of plant and animal species makes the reserve a rarity in Europe. A wonderful area to completely clear your head and refuel. In Bergen aan Zee you can get off at De Duinerij. Grab a cozy terrace here and enjoy something delicious and the fresh sea air.
Besides cheese, Alkmaar is also a city of windmills. You pass the Geestmolen, a polder mill from 1565. In the old city center you will see plenty of beautiful buildings and the Molen van Piet, a flour mill from 1769. Cranenbroek is a farmhouse from 1755. After you leave the Heilooer forest, you will soon see the Varnebroeker , a polder mill from 1860. The idyllic surroundings of Castle Egmond are a nice ending to your route.
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 most famous windmill type in the Netherlands. Windmills were not only used to produce flour from...
In the middle of Alkmaar you will find the Molen van Piet. This tower mill was built in 1769 and fro...
Cranenbroek was located on the place where now the farm of the family Ligthart is. On the west road ...
|Parkeerplaats centrum (1934AC, Bergen (NH), North Holland, The Netherlands)||0.00 km|
|31 (Slotweg, 1934CN, Bergen (NH), North Holland, The Netherlands)||0.37 km|
|4 (1934BG, Bergen (NH), North Holland, The Netherlands)||0.84 km|
|5 (1861PD, Bergen (NH), North Holland, The Netherlands)||2.82 km|
|8 (1865AN, Bergen (NH), North Holland, The Netherlands)||7.04 km|
|De Duinerij (C.F. Zeiler Boulevard, 1865 BB, Bergen (NH), North Holland, The Netherlands)||7.39 km|