Cycling Lifestyle

Why cycling is in our DNA

The Netherlands is a cycling country par excellence. From the quietest corners of the countryside to our bustling cities, you can cycle throughout the land with the greatest of ease. Follow our route and discover special stories about Dutch cycling culture, meet the pioneers making cycling even greener and more fun and, above all, get inspired to get pedaling and explore the most beautiful undiscovered spots in the Netherlands.

A lifetime of cycling

Cyclists Kop van Zuid Rotterdam
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The cycle of life: The Dutch cycling lifestyle

Green, healthy and more innovative by the minute – here’s why cycling is more than a mode of transport.

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Cycling towards a green future

Discover the Dutch Vuelta cities

Category: Destination

Utrecht

Read all about the city of Utrecht here and buy online tickets for the Dom Tower, Museum Speelklok, Centraal Museum Utrecht, or a canal boat tour.

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Breda people are strolling through center
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Breda

Discover the city of Nassau in Holland, which is known for its excellent restaurants and terraces and wonderful shopping districts.

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Den Bosch

Discover Den Bosch, with beautiful monuments and history, St. John’s Cathedral, great restaurants, fun shopping streets, fascinating museums and the works of Vincent van Gogh and Jheronimus Bosch.

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Cycling Nation

Cyclists in the forest with sun through the trees
Couple bikes day trip stop at Amerongen Castle
Cyclists on the beach between Schoorl and Bergen
Couple on bikes looking out over Lauwersmeer
Bicyclist during De Stijl bike tour
Cyclist with sunset
Young family cycling in the dunes with sea in background Scheveningen
Two ladies on bikes in a street in Thorn
Cycling along the beach Zandvoort

Discover The Netherlands by bike

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Seven reasons to explore the Netherlands by bicycle

Discover why cycling is the best way to explore the Netherlands.

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Couple on cycling vacation through the Netherlands
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Plan a multi-day cycling holiday

Hop on your bike to explore the Netherlands with multi-day cycling holidays based on themed routes.

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Couple on bikes looking out over Lauwersmeer
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Plan your cycling daytrip

Use the cycle junction network to explore the Netherlands and find inspiration for your next daytrip.

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Everyone on a bike

Cyclists South Limburg
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Cycling climbs in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is known for being mostly flat, but we also have some great cycling climbs.

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