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Hiking - Round the Strabrechtse Heide 17.3 km

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This circle trail on the Strabrechtse Heide leads past fens including the Beuven, the largest of its kind in the Netherlands. A good starting place for this route is Heidecafé De Strabrechtse Heide, with excellent food and drinks on offer before or after your trip. The trail runs through the Herbertusbossen and the Strabrechtse Heide, and both nature areas are a sight to behold.

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Fietsknooppunt: 63
Fietsknooppunt: 63; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
Fietsknooppunt: 88
Fietsknooppunt: 88; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
Fietsknooppunt: 62
Fietsknooppunt: 62; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
Fietsknooppunt: 96
Fietsknooppunt: 96; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
Wandelknooppunt: 54
Wandelknooppunt: 54; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 48
Wandelknooppunt: 48; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 49
Wandelknooppunt: 49; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 01
Wandelknooppunt: 01; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 52
Wandelknooppunt: 52; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 47
Wandelknooppunt: 47; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 53
Wandelknooppunt: 53; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 44
Wandelknooppunt: 44; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Wandelknooppunt: 80
Wandelknooppunt: 80; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
Strabrechtse Heide

The Strabrechtse Heide is a vast land of landscapes with beautiful views. The Strabrechtse Heide is approximately 1500 hectares and lies in the towns of Heeze-Leende, Someren and Geldrop-Mierlo. During your visit you can meet the sheep shepherd with his herds.

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Herbertus bosses

This beautiful area lies west of Heeze in the municipality of Heeze-Leende. Remarkably here is that the kingfisher is breeding in tree cloves. Nice idea: Due to a historical cartographic error, the name Hubertus bosses is sometimes called.

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FiekensHeikant 53, 3910 Neerpelt, Belgium

011 66 36 65

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Castle Heeze

Castle Heeze is one of the most important national monuments of the Netherlands. Among other things, because of the unique location of the completely renovated castle, amidst a beautiful natural landscape near the Strabrechtse heath and the often 18th century castle design, which has remained intact throughout the centuries.

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Kapelstraat 25, 5590 AA Heeze, Netherlands

040 226 1431

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Parking De Plaetse

The Plaetse is a parking place in Heeze. It is located on the street Rul near Heidecafé de Strabrechtse Heide.


Heidecafé de Strabrechtse Heide is one of the most beautiful places in Heeze and surroundings. Here you can go for a day in nature or just have a snack and a drink. The heath cafe is located in the Strabrechtse Heide and cycling and hiking are a nice activity in this area.

De Plaetse 71A, 5591 TX Heeze, Netherlands

040 227 9817

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Leprechaun road Strabrechtse Heide

On the Strabrechtse Heide lies a gulf path that you can walk. You get a handsome bag filled with sweets on the go. On the way you listen to a story from the ghost book and do your gnome assignments.

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Fish pond Heeze

The fish pond of Heeze. Near the Heidecafe and in the middle of Strabrechtse Heide, what else do you want? Take your fishing tackle and hit the hook.


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