Egmond 38 km
Great cycling through the dunes and cozy Noordhollandse villages and towns. Nature and culture in 38 km.
You start at the Herenweg at Stayokay Egmond aan Zee, where you can park for free. Turn right on the road to de Bleek. At the end, turn left and you cycle through the beautiful nature of Egmond >29. Egmond is an old fishing village where many tourists every year spend a vacation.
to 25 You will cycle through the dunes > 14 > 15 >16 You cycle within Castricum. It is said that the name 'Castricum' comes from the Latin words 'castri locus', meaning 'camp' would mean. > 22 > 21 > 17 > 18. To reach the village Limmen. > 26 > 27 > 34. You cycle through Heiloo. Heiloo is from: Holy loo = sacred grove >33. For route over 30km follow 32 (see dotted line). For route over 38 km you cycle towards the town of Alkmaar. In 1573 Alkmaar was besieged by the Spaniards. The Alkmaar but kept them with boiling tar and burning fagots at a distance. This event is celebrated every year on October 8th are: Relief of Alkmaar. > 73 > 74 > 50 to 72. By 71 you drive out of town. By a beautiful environment you enter the town of Bergen. Bergen has about 30,000 inhabitants and is a popular tourist destination because of the many beaches. Since 1900 Bergen has been a village that many painters, writers and attracts architects. at 49, you are currently located in the center of Bergen. to 7 Cycle through the forest and dunes of Bergen. Through eight drive through Bergen. You cycle along the coast to 5 and from there towards Egmond aan den Hoef, also called "The Horseshoe" popularly > 4 to 30. Arriving at 30 you drive a little further so left to smash the Way to the Bleek . At the crossroads of the bike trail reaches the end point.