The Vecht, one of the most idyllic rivers in the Netherlands

Exploring the Vecht region

The most scenic cycling routes

Park your car at one of the designated tourist transfer points and cycle along the most beautiful river in the Netherlands, the Loosdrechtse Plassen lakes and of course the impressive country estates that are reminders of the region's rich history.

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Hiking in nature

There is nothing like putting on your hiking shoes and going outdoors. Gooi & Vecht is a fantastic region for hiking. Since it is home to not only the Goois Natuurreservaat nature reserve, but also various Natuurmonumenten nature reserves.

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The Vecht in a day

Stichtse Vecht has much to offer for an unforgettable day out for couples and families alike. There is the Vecht River, of course, but also the beautiful countryside with impressive country estates and castles. 

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