Veen mermaid, will you stay?

Veen mermaid, will you stay?
Roelofarendsveen, Nieuwe Wetering, Oude Wetering
15 km

Veen mermaid, will you stay?

She is the best kept secret of Kaag en Braassem: The Veen mermaid. For centuries this wise water creature emerges from the polder locks and Braassemermeer. She gives advice, comforts in times of trouble and is very loved by the inhabitants. Many offer her tulips secretly, hoping fervently that she stays in good spirit and never leaves.

The Proof!

During the 15 kilometers walk you’ll get acquainted with the Veen mermaid via 5 photo panels with undeniable proof about the existence of the Veen mermaid and the historical stories behind it. Don’t forget to have a good look around when walking. Who knows that the Veen mermaid will give you an answer to the most frequently asked question: Veen mermaid, will you please stay?

[☕️] Coffee and more along the route