Boxtel - North Brabant - The Netherlands
Hiking route 977554
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Boxtel is easy to explore with a walk. You will find plenty of beautiful old buildings and a nice atmosphere. You will also pass Stapelen Castle.
At Brasserie CIS you are welcome for a coffee and something delicious before you set off. First you walk along the edge of Boxtel. Here you look out over reed beds, the rippling water of the meandering Dommel and grasslands. In the heart of Boxtel you pass the St. Peter's Basilica, which originally dates from the thirteenth century. Museum De Canonye is located in a lovely house from the mid-seventeenth century. You will learn about Canons and their way of life here.
After you have crossed the water, you will see a monumental factory chimney from 1852 on the Drossaard. The white former factory building dates from 1850. Just past junction 4 you pass the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church from 1901. Stapelen Castle has a history dating back to 1293. In the nineteenth century, the castle was considerably renovated. Since 1915, the castle has been used as a monastery by the Assumptionists.
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.