Routes

18 Routes

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



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.


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.



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.


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.



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.


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.



Mills and Lakes Route

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

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


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.



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.


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.