In Katwijk, you can go for lovely bike rides. You can follow the Heritage cycle route, which takes you along places of historical interest in Katwijk, Rijnsburg and Valkenburg. Other routes allow you to cross the coastal landscape between Katwijk and Wassenaar or to ride along the farms in and around Katwijk. The province of South Holland created the Limes cycle route between Katwijk and Leiden, along the border of the former Roman Empire. You can read more background information about the Romans and Limes here.
Riding a bike is one of the best ways to explore the beautiful places in the Duin- en Bollenstreek, the Dune and Bulb region. On this website are some great cycle routes available to download for free.
Source image: Nationaal Park Hollandse Duinen.Routes
ATB & bike rental
ATB Katwijk is an organisation that provides training in one of the most beautiful mountain biking areas of the Netherlands. The beach, the vast dunes and woodlands provide the perfect setting for an afternoon of spectacular mountain biking. For more information, check out the ATB Katwijk website.
You can also rent a bike to discover the area of Katwijk by yourself, we have selected a few shops where you can rent a bike!Rent a bike