Hollands Utrechts Polderpad
12.4 mi/20 km – Discover the beauty of the open peatland areas.
Walk through the open polders, on the border of Zuid-Holland and Utrecht, along ancient country roads and historically important waterways. The production of cheese and other dairy has traditionally been the connecting factor in this area. It’s a real Cheese Valley. This is reflected in the various cheese museums, cheese warehouses, cheese markets and shops where the most delicious regional products are offered.
The walk goes right through the peatland areas of the Groene Hart. Walking along the ancient country roads and historically important watercourses you will experience the soothing peace and space of the Green Heart.
Read all about the route here and download the pdf.
Cheese Valley, a unique area in the middle of the Groene Hart region. It is made up of four municipalities with special stories and experiences and, above all, it’s the heart and origin of real cheese, Holland’s yellow gold. Listen to the story below.
Check out below what else there is to do in the area.