Jump to content
Jump to footer
Book now
To the online version
View of canal with flowers

Holland's most beautiful cities from Utrecht

Cycling through the Netherlands

8 Days / 7 Nights
View of canal with flowers

Whether you're eager to explore cities or prefer to be active in nature during your vacation, Eurobike offers the best of both worlds on one tour. Join us for an eight-day adventure through the Netherlands from the saddle your bike where you'll journey to the Baltic Sea, traverse nature parks, and glide past windmills. Your destinations are renowned beyond the country's borders. Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam, and Utrecht await, offering cultural and culinary delights to savor.

Your cycling vacation begins in the Dutch capital of Amsterdam - arrive at your leisure for an initial overview. Then, set off, as the first highlight of the tour is only about 40 kilometers away: the beaches of the North Sea. From Zandvoort, continue to The Hague, where you can look forward to a charming city center and a vibrant cultural scene.


Your next destination is Rotterdam - enjoy the urban vibe as huge cargo ships dock in the port city. Gradually making your way back to Amsterdam, you'll pass through Gouda and Utrecht along the route. Be sure to indulge in at least one cheese tasting along the way!

  • Fascinating history in The Hague: The political capital of the Netherlands impresses with royal elegance, historical palaces, and modern architecture. Besides being the seat of government, the city offers art treasures like the Mauritshuis, vibrant shopping streets, and the picturesque Scheveningen beach - a perfect blend of culture and relaxation.
  • The windmills of Kinderdijk: The UNESCO World Heritage Site illustrates the unique water management of the Netherlands. The 19 historic mills, lining picturesque canals, are masterpieces of engineering. This impressive ensemble showcases how the Dutch fought against floods while simultaneously harnessing sustainable sources of energy.
  • Culture, fashion and cuisine in Amsterdam: The enchanting capital of the Netherlands beckons with picturesque canals, historical architecture, and cultural diversity. The Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum enrich the art scene. Explore the charming city on a bike tour, experience the lively hustle and bustle at the markets, and savor the relaxed atmosphere.

Flat paths and excellent infrastructure make cycling in Holland a pleasure. You'll cover between 40 and 55 kilometers in the saddle each day, leaving the rest of the time to be spent according to your own preferences along the way and in the great cities.


Have the Netherlands captured your heart? Explore our cycling holidays in Holland and discover the diverse routes through nature and the charming cities.

Itinerary at a glance

In addition to the idyllic nature, Holland offers numerous beautiful cities such as Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Gouda, or The Hague. Modern architecture meets a rich history, and you can enjoy cheese tastings amidst tulip gardens.

Arrival in Utrecht

Picturesque parks, canals, historic buildings and many interesting museums await you in Utrecht. Following the course of the Utrechtse Vecht, your cycle tour continues. The region surrounding this idyllic river offers a lot of culture and history. The beautiful landscape is complemented by a rich gastronomic culture. At the end of the day, you will once again reach the starting point of your cycle tour, the Dutch capital Amsterdam. You will certainly not be bored in the evening!

Take another stroll through the Dutch metropolis before you start your cycling tour. You will quickly reach Haarlem, which is ideal for a lunch break. In this idyllic town, you will find some of Holland's characteristic windmills, canals and drawbridges. The last stretch will take you to the coast and Zandvoort, where the extensive sandy beaches will tempt you to take a swim.

Today’s stage takes you along the North Sea coast. Wonderful beach promenades will once again tempt you to take a dip in the cool water. In spring, a short detour to Keukenhof is worthwhile, where more than 7 million tulips, hyacinths and daffodils can be admired. Today's destination is The Hague. Wide sandy beaches, green parks and beautiful dunes characterise this city. Those interested in art and culture will also get their money's worth thanks to the wide range of museums.

You will now head inland again, away from the coast. On your way, you will quickly reach Delft. The university town is famous far beyond its borders for Delft porcelain. In the Vermeer Centre, you can admire works by the painter Johannes Vermeer. The numerous cafés and restaurants will tempt you to linger. The cycling stage ends in the trendy harbour metropolis of Rotterdam, a paradise for shopping fans.

After breakfast, you will still have time for a short stroll through Rotterdam. You will be captivated by the modern architecture. Once on your bike, you will quickly reach the windmills of Kinderdijk. The 19 impressive buildings are among the most popular postcard motifs in the Netherlands. The famous windmills were built as early as 1740 and were declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. The rest of the tour takes you through the water-rich and picturesque countryside to Gouda.

The medieval town Gouda is not only famous for its cheese, but also for its syrup waffles. You can convince yourself of their quality at breakfast! Today's stage takes you into the green heart of the Netherlands. You will pass through extensive natural landscapes, picturesque villages and vast polders. In the historic city centre of Utrecht, you can end the cycling stage with a refreshing beer. Numerous restaurants and bars invite you to stay a while.

There is still time for all the things you didn't manage to do at the beginning of your tour. Whether it's a canal cruise or a relaxing stroll, you can always find some peace and quiet in the capital. We are happy to book an extension stay if you want more time to explore.

Route information


Holland is perfect for a cycling holiday. The numbered junction network makes navigation easy, and the route is completely flat on dedicated asphalt cycle paths or side roads with little traffic. Only when entering and leaving the cities is increased traffic to be expected. A very easy cycling tour that is also well suited for families with children.

Prices & Dates

Category: 3***- and 4****-hotels

Prices per person in EUR

Services & Information

Further details about this tour


  • Accommodation as already mentioned
  • Breakfast
  • Luggage transfer
  • Detailed documentation 1x per room (DE, EN)
  • App for Navigation and GPS-data
  • Service-hotline

Optional extras

  • Bike rental incl. rental bike insurance

Arrival / Parking / Departure

  • Amsterdam train station
  • Amsterdam airport
  • Hotel parking spaces, costs approx. EUR 20 to EUR 30 per day, reservation required, payable on site. Public parking spaces, costs approx. EUR 15 per day, no reservation possible

Things to note

  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!
  • Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!
  • This tour is a partner tour.
Nicole Maderegger

"I look forward to making your vacation dreams come true."

Nicole Maderegger
Travel Specialist
One call to vacation bliss
Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Call now
One click to vacation bliss
I am looking forward to your message!
Contact form

5 out of 5 stars

1 rating
Load more

Other tours that might interest you

Book now Book
You now receive special conditions when you book a trip.