39 Routes

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

Mills and More Walking Route

Hoogmade, Leiderdorp
11 km

The Mills and More walking route will take you alongside 10 mills, the beautiful polder landscape and various sights, sidewalk café’s and selling point where you can buy local produce in and around Kaag & Braassem. In the distance you’ll see three more mills, which makes it a total of thirteen mills.

Cycle along monuments

Leimuiden, Bilderdam, Rijnsaterwoude, Woubrugge, Roelofarendsveen, Oude Wetering
26 km
Biking ,Walking,

This cycling route (which you can walk too) is published as part of the Open Monuments Weekend 2021.

Monuments Walking Route Kaag & Braassem

Leimuiden, Rijnsaterwoude, Woubrugge, Roelofarendsveen, Oude Wetering
15 km
Biking ,Walking,

This walking route (which you can cycle too) is published as part of the Open Monuments Weekend 2021, but can be walked at any other time. This way you are able to visit the monuments on your own occasion.

Veen mermaid, will you stay?

Roelofarendsveen, Nieuwe Wetering, Oude Wetering
15 km

She is the best kept secret of Kaag en Braassem: The Veen mermaid.

Monuments Route Kaag & Braassem

Rijnsaterwoude, Leimuiden, Roelofarendsveen, Oud Ade, Oude Wetering, Rijpwetering, Hoogmade, Woubrugge
37,5 km
Biking ,Walking,

This cycling route (which you can walk too) is published as part of the Open Monuments Weekend 2020.

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.

Braassem Route

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

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

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.

Kaag & Braassem canoe route

Kaag en Braassem
24 km
Rowing and canoeing ,Sailing ,

You will sail along a varied shore landscape, through the area with the most mills in the Netherlands.

Tulip Route

± 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.

Polder Path

4 km

Short walk where you can discover the various sides of Hoogmade: The polder landscape, the A4, the water and various restaurants. Highly recommended on a sunny day!

Mills Route Rijpwetering and Braassemermeer

Rijpwetering, Roelofarendsveen
17,4 km

A gorgeous route from starting point De Veense Bukker, where you can treat yourself to coffee and cake. Via Rijpwetering you’ll walk right through the polder along the mills and back to Roelofarendsveen where you continue your walk along the banks of the Braassemermeer.