Routes

19 Routes

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



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.


Farmer and Cheese Cycle route

Kaag en Braassem, Warmond, Rijpwetering, Woubrugge, Hoogmade, Oud Ade, Leiden, Kaag, Roelofarendsveen, Ter Aar, Sassenheim
35, 22 of 18 km
Biking ,

Rondom Kaas & Braassem wants to stimulate young and old to hit the road and look for local produce, because cheese from the area taste absolute best, of
course.



Mills and More Walking route

Hoogmade, Leiderdorp
11 km
Walking,

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.


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.


Between Leiden, Kaag & Braassem

Leimuiden, Kaag, Woubrugge, Leiden
70 km
Biking ,

​This varied cycling route does not only lead you through the villages around Kaag & Braassem and Braassemermeer, but also through the historic inner city of Leiden.



Family Pathway Kaag

Buitenkaag, Kaag
5 km
Walking,

The Family Pathway Kaag is a 5 km long pathway through Buitenkaag and the picturesque Kaag Island. It will take you along the 20 most beautiful spots in the surroundings. Just crossing with the ferry from Buitenkaag to Kaag Island is a unique experience. Along the route you will come across a water play equipment, a birdwatching wall and a watchtower.


Cycling Route along the Mills around Kaag & Braassem

Kaag en Braassem, Leiden, Hoogmade, Leiderdorp, Leimuiden, Warmond, Oud Ade, Kaag, Woubrugge, Roelofarendsveen, Rijpwetering
47 km
Biking ,

​The polders around Kagerplassen and Braassemermeer belong to the Utrecht-Hollands peat-meadows area. Though the lots look very different here than anywhere else in the area.



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 because this event cannot take place in its usual form, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This way you are able to visit the monuments on your own occasion.


Water Works Route

Leimuiden, Rijnsaterwoude, Bilderdam
20 km
Biking ,

Through the ages, both Leimuiden and Rijnsaterwoude delivered battles against the water of the Hollandse Plassen (Dutch Lakes). This bicycle route will take you along several water works, the remains of this remarkable history.



Braassem Route

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

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


Leimuiden - Woubrugge Lap

Oude Wetering, Woubrugge, Leimuiden
25 km
Biking ,

Within an hour and a half, you can cycle around the Braassemermeer and will pass the villages around it.