Routes

32 Routes

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



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.


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.



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.



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.


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.



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.


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.