Admire castles between Lochem and Goor

Hof van Twente - Overijssel - The Netherlands

Hiking route 851377

Provided by: Blauwnet

8461 147
19.77 km
1123 kcal
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During this route you walk from Lochem train station to Goor train station. A walk of more than 20 kilometers through the beautiful surroundings of Gelderland and Overijssel. Along the way you will pass various historical sights, such as castles.

Walking along the water
The starting point of this route is Lochem station, which is located in the north of the village. You walk about 7 kilometers along the Twente Canal, on the way to Diepenheim. At Café - Restaurant De Viersprong you can enjoy delicious coffee with apple pie, lunch or dinner. From here you walk further to Diepenheim.

Highlights: Historic Castles
During this route you do not have to worry that you will not encounter things. On the way you walk along no less than five sights that are all worthwhile. The first is Havezate Westerflier, an old mansion from 1729. The surrounding estate consists of an alternation of woods, pastures and arable land. Then you pass Castle Huis in Diepenheim, which was built in 1648. The estate is freely accessible to walkers. After you have walked past Pekkedam, you will arrive at Kasteel Nijenhuis. The character of this Nijenhuis estate is park-like with romantic walking paths and picturesque vistas. The last stop of the sights is Kasteel Weldam, an ancient estate in the wooded area of Twente. Via Markelo you walk to Goor.

End point: Goor
The walk ends at Goor train station. From here you can easily take the train home and reminisce about the wonderful walk you have done. Or you choose to walk further, because this route is part of the Zutphen-Oldenzaal route.

This walk is divided into the following partial routes:

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Train advantage for walkers: 2 for the price of 1
We have a nice train offer for your return journey to the starting point of your walk. After your hike, travel back together for the price of one. More information about Blauwnet lines can be found at

Blauwnet makes traveling with public transport in Overijssel even easier: you travel with one check-in and check-out on all regional train routes in Overijssel. Blauwnet is a partnership between the Province of Overijssel, the Province of Drenthe and carriers Keolis and Arriva.

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