Surrounded by flat, scenic landscapes, it's no surprise that cycling is one of life's great pleasures to the Dutch. Delve into the cultural sights and natural beauty on a cycling holiday in Holland by taking the opportunity to explore the country's historic windmills, overflowing tulip fields, and world-renowned art museums.
From the famous flower fields just outside Haarlem and the Keukenhof botanical gardens to the medieval city of Delft, Holland is a country that's just begging to be explored on two wheels. On our cycling holidays in Holland, you'll enjoy easy, relaxing rides through the picturesque Flemish countryside past the archetypal windmills of Kinderdijk and bridges of Papendrecht towards the spectacular Biesbosch National Park.
One of the last extensive areas of freshwater wetlands in north-western Europe, you may catch sightings of beavers, deer and waterfowl while on a bike tour through one of the Netherlands' most treasured parks.
You'll find that each of our itineraries is designed to lead you toward the most interesting sites and landscapes. Along the way, you can take a pit stop for stroopwafels and coffee in one of the many quaint cafes.
When it comes to cycling holidays, Holland is a name that immediately springs to mind. Known for being one of the most bike-friendly countries in Europe, it comes as no surprise that the Netherlands is home to more than a few scenic destinations that are perfect for cycling tours. The charming windmills and picturesque towns are what put bike tours in Holland a cut above the competition.
Take your pick from one of the many spectacular routes cycling around the capital of the Netherlands. Immediately recognisable for its elaborate canal system and narrow houses, Amsterdam is the perfect spot for a cycling holiday in Holland. Enjoy picture-perfect scenery while immersing yourself in the cultural hotspots dotted throughout the city. From the infamous red-light district to the art galleries of the Jordaan neighbourhood, there is something for everyone.
Discover the delights of one of Europe’s most beautiful towns in Utrecht on one of our single-centred cycling tours in Holland. An excellent choice to enjoy lake and river routes, you can head out to discover areas of exceptional natural beauty including the New Dutch Waterline. Utrecht is an important military defence point in Dutch history and the area is home to many historical forts, castles, and fortified towns.
Pick up the pace and select one of our Netherlands bike tours that makes a stop in Woerden. Known for its delightful cheese market and Roman history, you can soak up the quaint sites of this popular city before travelling to other cultural gems like Haarlem, Leiden and Delft. On your journey, you'll experience the idyllic Dutch countryside between them. Cycling distances are relatively short so you can take the time to sightsee on arrival and in the morning before departing each city.
This cycling trip takes you to Holland's most beautiful cities, Amsterdam, Zandvoort, The Hague, Rotterdam, Gouda and Utrecht. Soak up these cultural gems whilst enjoying the idyllic Dutch countryside between them.
Cycle from Belgium to the Netherlands from the beautiful city of Bruges through West Flanders, along the coast, and into Amsterdam.
Explore two of Europe's top capital cities - Amsterdam and Brussels - as well as the historical cities of Gouda and Antwerp, famous for their culinary and cultural contributions. This linear trip travels through the Green Heart of Holland with its canals and windmills and on through the Flemish Brabant region of Belgium.
Book one of the cycling holidays available in Holland and let us do the rest. Whether you're a seasoned rider or new to bike tours, you'll find a Netherlands trip that suits your ability. We're experts with over 35 years of experience organising trips around the world, so we'll make sure that your cycling tour in Holland will be one to remember.