Cycling in Renesse

If you're staying in Renesse and want to explore the surrounding area by bike on the Dutch island of Schouwen-Duiveland, you're in luck! Renesse and its surroundings offer a wealth of picturesque landscapes, charming coastal towns, and historic sites. Here's a list of ten recommended destinations that are easily accessible from Renesse:

  1. Burgh-Haamstede: This picturesque village is famous for its historic castle, Slot Haamstede, and the beautiful nature reserve that surrounds it.

  2. Zierikzee: This historic town is full of monuments, including the Sint-Lievensmonstertoren and the old town hall. The charming old harbour is also worth a visit.

  3. Oosterschelde National Park: This sprawling national park offers countless cycling routes along the coast and across the dykes, where you can spot seals, birds and other wildlife.

  4. The Dijkwater: A beautiful nature reserve east of Renesse, ideal for a leisurely bike ride.

  5. Scharendijke: This peaceful village sits on the Grevelingenmeer and is a popular destination for water sports.

  6. Brouwershaven: A historic town on the Grevelingenmeer, known for its old harbour and the monumental Sint-Nicolaaskerk.

  7. Westenschouwen Forest: This beautiful forested area is perfect for a bike ride. Don't miss the adjacent Boswachterij Westerschouwen, the largest forest in Zeeland.

  8. Neeltje Jans: This island in the Oosterschelde was created during the construction of the Delta Works. You can visit the information centre here and learn more about this impressive construction project.

  9. Ellemeet: This small village offers tranquillity and a nice base for exploring the surrounding nature.

  10. Serooskerke: This charming village is the perfect place for a relaxing lunch break during your bike ride.

Fietsen in Renesse

Discover the Cycle Paths and Coastal Roads of Renesse

For many travellers, Renesse conjures images of sun-kissed beaches and the soothing sound of the sea. However, this picturesque coastal town has more to offer than just its beautiful coastline. Renesse is a true gem for cycling enthusiasts, with countless kilometres of safe and scenic cycle paths and roads.

The cycling paths in Renesse offer a diversity of views that are unparalleled. You can be enchanted by the stunning coastal routes that lead you through majestic dune areas, or you can opt for the tranquil country lanes that take you to the peaceful countryside. Along the way, you will discover charming, characteristic villages where time seems to have stood still.

The extensive and safe cycle paths in Renesse provide the perfect environment for a leisurely cycle ride, whether you are alone, with a partner, or with the whole family. In Renesse, there is so much to discover on a bicycle that you will continually see and experience new things. So, hop on your bike and discover the hidden beauty of Renesse.

Bike Rental

Do you want to make a cycling-tour during your holiday or do you want to have a bicycle at your holiday residence? Than you can go to many places for a good rental bike. For bike rentals in Renesse, we recommend the following companies: