Upon arrival into Utrecht, enjoy the city centre or explore the woodlands that surround the River Kromme Rijn.
Today's route sees you cross vast polders and ride past typically Dutch windmills, old farm houses and lush meadows. As you head south south, you will reach the glass town of Leerdam, a meeting p...Show More
Today you will ride toward the UNESCO world heritage site of Kinderdijk. The 19 windmills have standing since 1740 are a beautiful sight and you can explore the history of this quiet p...Show More
You will head past the river Vlist to the town Oudewater, famous for its it's 16th century Weighhouse. A few centuries ago, people suspected of being a witch were weighed here - how could yo...Show More
Today's landscape is typically Holland. You will pass by rivers, polders, lakes and woods. The last part will take you along the water, through Breukelen, to your hotel. At the end of your day yo...Show More
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel before departing for your homeward travel.
It's not called the lowlands for nothing with half the country being less than a metre above sea level. You can be assured of almost entirely flat riding from place to place and the experience of crossing the Dutch polders, land reclaimed from the sea and which help provide the Netherlands with such fertile land.
Given the country's small size, there is very little variation in Holland's climate. The best period to travel is late Spring to early autumn. Expect breezier conditions as you ride closer to the coast.