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Noord-Brabant themed bicycle loop: nature 98.5 km

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Distance: 98.5 km
Minimum altitude: 14 m
Maximum altitude: 33 m
Total ascent: 104 m
Total descent: 104 m

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Fietsknooppunt: 46
Fietsknooppunt: 46; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 44; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 65; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 61; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 45; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 67; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 69; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 66; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 62; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 68; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 60; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 63; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 64; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 91; Gebied: Waalre
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Fietsknooppunt: 45
Fietsknooppunt: 45; Gebied: Valkenswaard
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Fietsknooppunt: 76
Fietsknooppunt: 76; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
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Fietsknooppunt: 50
Fietsknooppunt: 50; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
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Fietsknooppunt: 20; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
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Fietsknooppunt: 79; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
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Fietsknooppunt: 52; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
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Fietsknooppunt: 52; Gebied: Heeze-Leende
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Wandelknooppunt: 98
Wandelknooppunt: 98; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 22; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 60; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 23; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 95; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 91; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 94; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 92; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 96; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 65; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 63; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 62; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 97; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 73; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 67; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 61
Wandelknooppunt: 61; Gebied: Heeze-Leende; : Traject naar 64 is er wel ooit geweest, maar door gevaarlijke overgang van snelweg verdwenen. Staat her en der nog wel op de papieren kaarten.
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Wandelknooppunt: 93; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 99; Gebied: Heeze-Leende;
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Wandelknooppunt: 41; Gebied: Valkenswaard;
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Wandelknooppunt: 44; Gebied: Valkenswaard;
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Wandelknooppunt: 40; Gebied: Valkenswaard;
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Wandelknooppunt: 47; Gebied: Valkenswaard;
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Wandelknooppunt: 39; Gebied: Valkenswaard;
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Wandelknooppunt: 50; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 73; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 87; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 90; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 74; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 75; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 43; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 46; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 83; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 53; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 52; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 89; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 05; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 88; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 80; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 51; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 01; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 77; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 78; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 45; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 48; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 02; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 03; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 79; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 81; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 47; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 76; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 86; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 72; Gebied: Waalre;
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Wandelknooppunt: 82; Gebied: Waalre;
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Eindpunt van Grote Heide Gravel Ride 105 km
Hoogte: 25 m
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Startpunt van Grote Heide Gravel Ride 105 km
Hoogte: 18 m
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Scottish Highlanders

The Scottish Highlander, also known as Highland Cow, is a mostly reddish brown breed originally from Scotland. They have long hair and long horns. This cattle breed is suitable for use in nature areas as a large grazer year round. They need little care and are rarely aggressive.

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Genneper Parken

The Genneper Parken sports and recreational area to the south of Eindhoven is a bit of an 'odd one out'.... Being close to the city centre, this area is the gateway between the hustle and bustle of the city and the beautiful nature of De Groote Heide. Visit the prehistoric village, watch animals at the Genneper Hoeve or go for a lovely walk in nature.

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Stratumse Heide

Up and down, up and down, this heathland sure is bumpy. This is because the area used to be a drift sand region that wasn't afforested until the 1930s. Other parts were left untouched and turned into heath. Many trees you find here are wildshoots. Because of strong wind exposure their shapes are much more jagged than planted trees.

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De Plaetse 71A, 5591 TX Heeze, Netherlands

040 227 9817

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Dommeldal-De Hogt

The Dommel originates near the Belgian town of Helchteren and flows into the Meuse at s-Hertogenbosch via the Dieze. Multiple nature reserves, both small and more extensive ones, have been created in and around this brook valley, including near Waalre.

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Strijperdijk 9, 6027 RD Soerendonk, Netherlands

06 51180817

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Genneper Watermolen

The Genneper watermill (also called Gennepermolen) is a watermill in Genneper Parks. The mill is located on the Genneperweg, along the Dommel in the Gestel district.

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Genneperweg 143, 5644 RS Eindhoven, Netherlands

040 257 1772

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Leenderheide

A gorgeous area that is enclosed on virtually all sides by other nature reserves. It is, however, partly cut off from its surrounding area by two motorways. In order to allow animals to go from one area to the other, a wildlife crossing has been constructed over de A2 motorway. Hikers and cyclists have the option to use one of three viaducts.

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Windmolenstraat 10, 3910 Neerpelt, Belgium

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Municipality of Eindhoven

Eindhoven, a quirky city full of energy. Eindhoven is a powerfully vibrant city. A city that makes it possible. A city bursting with energy. A city of thoughtfulness, industriousness and pleasure. The city is responsible for a constant flow of new developments in creativity, innovation, technology, design and knowledge. Below Eindhoven the lovely narue area of Genneper Parken marks the beginning of De Groote Heide.

Gijzenrooi 7, 5661 PA Geldrop, Netherlands

06 55858822

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Prehistoric village of Eindhoven

There are six different periods in the prehistoric village in Eindhoven. From prehistory to the Middle Ages. Together with family, friends or your class, this day is a beautiful time trip. Even companies can go to the village for a team day or a meeting in a special location. The address is Boutenslaan 161B in Eindhoven.

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Boutenslaan 161B, 5644 TV Eindhoven, Netherlands

040 252 2281

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Glow Eindhoven

Just something different from nature, yet enjoy? Eindhoven offers many possibilities, but Glow is a very special one. Each event this event is organized. Through the Brabant city, Glow was beautifully decorated. There are also many artworks to be seen. And what does it all look like? All of this is of course, in particular, relieved. An evening glow is therefore a must.

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Ton Smits House

Ton Smits once said, "My subject is thinking. Not just about cartoons, but about everything, because everything has to do with cartoons. " The cartoonist's museum opened her doors in 1983 in Eindhoven. Until today, exhibitions with different themes are displayed. The address of the museum is Jacob Reviuslaan 25 in Eindhoven.

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Jacob Reviuslaan 25, 5644 TP Eindhoven, Netherlands

040 211 4786

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Waalres Museum

The Waalres Museum is aimed at organizing and presenting exhibitions. These exhibitions emphasize the industrial heritage of the municipality of Waalre. The museum also offers a stage for Walloon artists. The museum is located in the Swan Linen, which was named a national monument in 2000. Willibrorduslaan 4 Waalre.

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Willibrorduslaan 4, 5581 GE Waalre, Netherlands

040 221 6985

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The cabin of Mie Pils

The Mie Pils Hut can be used as starting point, stop and end point. From here you have the opportunity to enter different areas for walking or cycling. The address is Leenderweg 1 Waalre. There is also a parking space, so the Mie Pils Hut often serves as the starting and ending point for many cycling and hiking trips.

Leenderweg 1, 5583 TC Waalre, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

040 221 2892

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Parking Rendierveld, Eindhoven

A parking space is located just above the Stratumse Heide and the Leenderheide. Via Eindhoven it is easy to reach. The address is Rendierveld 45 in Eindhoven.

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Staal van Meijl Café the farmhouse

Cozy terrace cafe on the edge of De Groote Heide, right in the woods. Located at cycling junction 76 between Heeze and Geldrop. Next to the stable there is a welcoming brown cafe with a conservatory and fireplace and a small farm "museum".

Kreijl 40, 5591 TR Heeze, Netherlands

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040 285 6440

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Genneper Hoeve

The Genneper Hoeve is a (almost) self-sufficient farm. There are cows, pigs, chickens, sheep and cheese making. In addition, there is a shop where own products are sold. Products that are grown on farms and farms. Here you can visit the animals every day of the week and possibly even help. There is also time and space to eat something and eat something small.

Tongelreeppad 1, 5644 RZ Eindhoven, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

040 207 0455

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The Leemer Hoef

The Leemer Hoef is a restaurant in the south of Eindhoven. Under the Genneper Parks lies the Leemer Hoef, close to three nature areas in De Groote Heide. A closing of a day in the Stratumse Heide, Leenderheide or Genneper Parks at this restaurant is therefore a good option. It is located in Waalre on the Gestelsestraat 102.

Gestelsestraat 102, 5582 HK Waalre, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

040 221 5406

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Parking Huisvenseweg Heeze

In Heeze on Huisvenseweg 16 is a parking lot. From here you can enjoy De Groote Heide to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. From the parking lot you are almost immediately in the Leenderheide and Strabrechtse Heide.

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First Eindhovense Pony Riding School

In the Genneper Parks there is also a riding stable next to beautiful nature. The first Eindhoven Pony Manege is located on the outskirts of Eindhoven. Rural and in the middle of nature. All amenities are available for pure driving pleasure. That starts with a variety of horses and ponies.

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Genneperweg 144-A, 5644 RT Eindhoven, Netherlands

040 251 8391

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Van der Valk Hotel Eindhoven

Van der Valk Eindhoven is a 4-star hotel. Hospitality and high quality have been high in the family business for generations. The hotel is located on the Aalsterweg 322 and is located on the green south side of Eindhoven at Genneper Parken. Here you are immediately in the area of ​​De Groote Heide.

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Aalsterweg 322, 5644 RL Eindhoven, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

040 211 6033

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Paviljoen Genneper Parken

Paviljoen Genneper Parken is situated between the Dommel and the Tongelreep on the Antoon Cooolenlan 2A in Eindhoven. Here you can play an exciting round of minigolf, followed by a well-earned drink at the outdoor café. The place is open year-round, both during the day and in the evening, and it organises many activities for young and old alike.

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Hampshire Hotel Parkzicht Eindhoven

With the beautiful surroundings and views of the Stadswandelpark, Hampshire Hotel Parkzicht Eindhoven is an experience per se. In addition, you will also experience all the possibilities the area has to offer, such as De Genneper Parks, Het Dommeldal and the Stratumse Heide, a stone's throw away. The hotel is located on Albertdingk Thijmlaan 18 in Eindhoven.

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Alberdingk Thijmlaan 18, 5615 EB Eindhoven, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

040 214 6640

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Charm B & B De Bolle Akker

Charme B & B De Bolle Akker is situated on the south side of Eindhoven. From here you can quickly find the Stratumse Heide, De LeenderHeide and Genneper Parks. Here you will find many opportunities to enjoy the nature of De Groote Heide. Are you looking for something else? No problem, Eindhoven offers many more possibilities. The address is Rijsven 48 in Eindhoven.

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Rijsven 48, 5645 KH Eindhoven, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

040 255 0949

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Heerings two-wheeler center

Two-wheeler center Heerings has been around for a hundred years, and by this many years of knowledge and craftsmanship they are now called specialist. There is the possibility to rent bicycles, e-bikes, tandems, and race bikes. The address is Moreelselaan 54-56 in Eindhoven.

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Moreelaan 54-56, 5643 RP Eindhoven, Netherlands

040 211 2032

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The Forester

The characteristic, atmospheric, long-haired farm hides a very atmospheric café-restaurant. A perfect base or base for a wonderful hike or bike ride in the Leenderbos. In sunny weather the terrace creates a delicious, sunny and laid back atmosphere for a refreshing beer or wine. Or warm up in winter at the cozy fireplace.

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Heezerenbosch 6, 5591 TA Heeze, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

040 226 2161

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Camping farm 't Uilenest

Camping farm 't Uilenest is located in Zesgehuchten in the Brabant village of Geldrop. It has been over 25 years since 2 brothers from Gastel's Family stopped the heads and dared to build an old barn to a camping farm. The name 't Uilenest' is due to the fact that there were former owls nestled in the barn and so on
This name is linked to the camping farm.

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Gijzenrooi 7, 5661 PA Geldrop, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

06 55858822

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Rustpunt Groote Heide

Bed and Breakfast Rustpunt Groote Heide is located in the pitoreske village of Heeze. The municipality of Heeze-Leende has a unique environment with an overwhelming and varied nature that reaches the Belgian border. There can be endless walking and cycling. Skaters and riders are also well-liked in their surroundings. Parasailers have a jealous view of Heeze Castle and its forests, landscapes and miles of nature around it.

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Heezerenbosch 24, 5591 TA Heeze, Netherlands

Beoordeling:

06 57002046

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Parking Volmolen

Parking at the Volmolen in Waalre is possible. It is also a catering facility. This is near Dommeldal-De Hogt, Genneper Parken and Leenderheide.

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Parking Huisvenseweg Heeze

Near Leenderbos and Leenderheide you have space for parking and your journey through nature.

(This photo of the Leenderheide is made by Jean van DIjck).

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