Routes

10 Routes

Kaag en Braassem is ideal to explore by foot, bike or boat. The best routes can be found here.



Polders and Lakes pathway

Kaag en Braassem, Zoeterwoude, Alphen aan den Rijn
135 km (netwerk)
Walking,

​No were else in the Netherlands you can find more water than in this area. The multiple days Polders and Lakes Pathway is a 135 kilometers long walk and will lead you through the beautiful polder landscape. The route will take you along extensive lakes with wavy reed border, well organized tree nurseries, stately mills and picturesque villages.


Polder Shopping Bike Trail

Woubrugge, Leimuiden, Ter Aar
37 km
Biking ,

Aad and Reinier, initiators of the polder shopping bike trail, offer along with Kaasboerderij van Harten (a cheese dairy), the Vosseburch and Aspergehof Noordam (an asparagus farm) a special local products cycle route. An amazing bike ride that will take you along the most beautiful farms in the region.



Laarzenpad (the Wellies Trail)

Kaag
5 km
Walking,

The free Laarzenpad starts from Bezinningscentrum de Stal. The path is signposted and runs through the polder on Kaag Island. The name Laarzenpad means “Wellies Trail” – it is not just a quaint name, it is good advice.


Dutch Villages route

Kaag en Braassem
55 km
Biking ,

​Cycling around Kaag en Braassem is a real voyage of discovery through an authentic Dutch polder landscape via characteristic Dutch villages.



Mills and Lakes Route

Roelofarendsveen, Kaag en Braassem, Kaag
16 of 23 km
Biking ,

You can discover the rural area between the beatifull lakes Braassemermeer and the Kagerplassen within an hour. The route will take you along the picturesque villages od Roelofarendsveen, Rijpwetering, Nieuwe Wetering and Oude Wetering. you can start the bicycle route at any point of the cycle network.


Braassem Route

Roelofarendsveen, Oude Wetering, Hoogmade, Kaag en Braassem, Leimuiden, Rijnsaterwoude
11,6 km
Walking,

​ANWB Walking route of 11.6 kilometers along the shores of the Braassem.



Tulip Route

Roelofarendsveen
± 2 uur
Sailing ,

A cruise filled with stories about the flourishing polder. The typically Dutch Veenderpolder and Lijkerpolder outside the dikes, a unique peat polder where hundreds of millions of tulips are scalded. Sail into this polder and immerse yourself in the interesting story of the tulip and its special relationship with this polder. The tulip symbolises everything that grows and thrives here.


Mills and More

Kaag en Braassem
37,3 km
Biking ,

The bicycle route ‘Mills and More’ will take you alongside no less than 20 mills and other places of interest in and around Kaag en Braassem.



Mills and More Sailing Route

Kaag en Braassem, Alphen aan den Rijn, Warmond
12 uur
Sailing ,

The ‘Mills and More’ route, is a wonderful multiple day sailing route around the municipalities of Kaag en Braassem. Alphen aan den Rijn and Warmond, which will lead you along the most beautiful mills, remarkable sights and other interesting activities.


The Kaag Route

Kaag en Braassem, Leiden, Kaag, Oud Ade, Rijpwetering, Roelofarendsveen
39 km
Biking ,

Bike along the natural banks of the Kagerplassen and Braassemermeer.