Nationaal Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug, Utrechtse Heuvelrug

4.9
#22 of 40 in Parks in Utrecht Province
Utrechtse Heuvelrug is a municipality in the Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. It was formed on 1 January 2006 by merging the former municipalities of Amerongen, Doorn, Driebergen-Rijsenburg, Leersum, and Maarn.NameThe name of the municipality is derived from the Utrecht Hill Ridge, a ridge of sandhills that covers part of the province of Utrecht. All the former municipalities that merged into Utrechtse Heuvelrug are situated on the southern part of this ridge. In this southern part lies the Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park, that covers 6000ha and was established in 2003.Population centresThe municipality of Utrechtse Heuvelrug consists of the following cities, towns, villages and/or districts: Amerongen, Darthuizen, Doorn, Driebergen-Rijsenburg, Leersum, Maarn, Maarsbergen, Overberg.480pxDutch topographic map of the municipality of Utrechtse Heuvelrug, June 2015
Put Nationaal Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug into our Utrechtse Heuvelrug trip itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Source
Create an itinerary including Nationaal Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Nationaal Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
6 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • This weekend two days cycled in this area. Really enjoyed the beautiful surroundings. A plethora of bird sounds. Sometimes fairytale-like atmospheres with forest, water and picturesque farms. Due to the motorways and railway lines in the area it is unfortunately not really quiet. The view from the pyramid of Austerlitz is highly recommended.
    View original
  • The Utrechtse Heuvelrug self is quite big area in the middle of the Netherlands. it's a green hilly woody area from the lake of Huizen to Grebbeberg, Rhenen. There is walking and cycling route in ever...  more »
Google
  • The perfect place to have a nice walk, and enjoying the sunshine!
  • Great forest with very beautiful nature also the lookout is highly recommended. Just a pity that the forest "closes" after sunset, after sunset, you can get a fine.
    View original
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Utrechtse Heuvelrug

4.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Side trips from Utrechtse Heuvelrug

4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
3.9
Duration: 30​min
2.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Plans to Nationaal Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug by other users

28 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM GHANA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Holland BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Holland BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 26 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM GHANA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM GHANA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans