The surroundings of EuroParcs holiday park De Utrechtse Heuvelrug have more to offer than beautiful nature, in addition there are inspirational hiking and cycling tours or you can take a refreshing dive in the Bosbad Henschotermeer lake. Don't have your bike with you? You can reserve bikes at the bike rental at holiday park De Utrechtse Heuvelrug.
There is a lot to do in the Utrecht recreation park, but if you want a guarantee that you’ll see animals, you can also take the family to Ouwehands Dierenpark in Rhenen. This zoo, 25 minutes by car from EuroParcs Resort De Utrechtse Heuvelrug, has been home to two giant pandas since 2017. The zoo is also famous for its bear forest, a two-hectare enclosure for brown bears. Dierenpark Amersfoort zoo, just half an hour's drive from EuroParcs Resort De Utrechtse Heuvelrug, is also highly recommended, with its Siberian tigers, white tigers, lions, other big cats, Japanese garden, elephants, bears and many more: this zoo houses over three hundred thousand animals!
Golf enthusiasts can indulge themselves at Golfclub Anderstein in the neighbouring town of Maarsbergen. This golf course offers 27 holes, and the surrounding forests, heathlands, sand drifts and grasslands make Golfclub Anderstein a great experience.
Anyone who loves a bit of urban energy can visit Amersfoort with its medieval city centre with canals, the so-called wall houses near the centuries-old city wall, and the eye-catching Tower of Our Lady. Amersfoort also offers a lot of shops, bars and restaurants.
Holiday park near Utrecht
One major advantage of staying at a holiday park near Utrecht is that it’s easy to visit this wonderful city. EuroParcs Resort De Utrechtse Heuvelrug is a holiday park near Utrecht. This vibrant city brings joy to the hearts of those who love going out and shopping. The Neude square is a famous nightlife spot, you can shop throughout the city or detour to the Interior Decorating Boulevard on the south side of the city. As the fourth-largest city in the Netherlands, Utrecht has a lot of culture and history to offer as well, for example in its many museums such as the National Railway Museum, the Dick Bruna House, the Dom cathedral tower and the historic city centre with its unique canal wharfs. The city of Utrecht is home to over 1400 national monuments, the highest number in the Netherlands after Amsterdam and Maastricht.
Discover Ouwehands Dierenpark Rhenen. Get up close to the polar bear twins, discover the playing jungle, go on an adventure in Expedition Bear Forest! Are you brave enough?
GC Anderstein is a challenging 27-hole course on the beautiful Anderstein Estate. Located on the border of Utrechtse Heuvelrug and Gelderse Vallei. The holes are divided over the Vallei, Heuvelrug and Heide, each with its own character.
A unique recreational area in the middle of the forests of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings, build your own sand castle on the sandy beach, swim, float on the lake or perhaps prefer sporty walking ... There really is something for everyone to do!
There are many different cycling and/or walking routes to discover around Maarn and De Utrechtse Heuvelrug. Let yourself be inspired, choose the best ones and go into nature together and experience it!
Explore and discover the Utrechtse Heuvelrug through various cycling routes. The offer is diverse, which cycling route would you like most? And enjoy the most beautiful views along the way while enjoying a cup of coffee or tea with some goodies!
What is there to see on National Park De Utrechtse Heuvelrug? And what is there to do and experience? Read more about nature (plants and animals), culture (castles and museums), high lights (country estates and fields) and heritage.
The Railway Museum is so much more than just a museum. It's a fascinating place where you can learn about how trains changed the world. With a real-life station, a theatre, exciting attractions and a variety of temporary exhibitions and events, you're always on the right track here! Photocredits: Spoorwegmuseum.
The best museum for toddlers and toddlers; crawl, search, smell, dance or listen to the stories of Miffy because you learn so much more while playing. Plan a search and discover your world together with Miffy and her friends!