The most beautiful bicycle routes in South-Holland
It only takes two wheels to see a thousand years of Dutch history! If you’re as fond of cycling as the Dutch, you’ll love it here. Hop on your bike, or rent one from our neighbours. Feel the wind in your hair and the sun on your face as you pedal across the seabed. Enjoy the trip, bring your children along – let the good times roll!
Cycling – the ultimate Dutch way to get to our Word Heritage. From Rotterdam, Dordrecht, Gouda, and Utrecht, you can safely pedal to our windmills, thanks to our excellent bicycle paths. On top of that, you can take the Waterbus from Rotterdam or Dordrecht and discover the surroundings of Kinderdijk on your bike. Here’s our little Dutch insider’s tip: no extra charge for your bike on board the Waterbus! Do not forget to buy an entrance ticket online for access to our visitor locations! Are you coming from Rotterdam, Gouda or the surroundings? Take the ferry from Kinderdijk aan de Lek to Kinderdijk!
Bike rental & cycle routes
In our Kinderdijk app (Kinderdijk UNESCO Official) you will find various cycling routes around our World Heritage Site. Are you not coming to Kinderdijk with your own bicycle, but you do want to ride one to discover our area? We do not rent out bikes ourselves, but we do know people who do:
Café De Klok, Molenstraat 117, 2961 AK Kinderdijk. 500 meters from the entrance to the mill area.
Tourist Info Alblasserdam, Zuiderstek 1, 2952 AZ Alblasserdam. Distance 5,2 km.
Are you coming to Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage by car? When you park at our parking lot in Alblasserdam (Zuiderstek), it is possible to come to the World Heritage Site by bike, this option is included in your parking ticket. Order your parking ticket easily online when purchasing your entrance ticket.
Park in Alblasserdam and take the shuttle bus to Kinderdijk. Within 10 minutes your at the entrance of the World Heritage Site.Plan your trip
Nothing beats making a trip to the windmills by water, and the best way to do that is by using the Waterbus. During the summer holidays you can be at the mills within half an hour!Plan your trip
By public transport
Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage is accessible all year round by public transport. From cities like Dordrecht and Rotterdam you get off at the entrance to the World Heritage!Plan your trip
Are you planning to visit Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage with a group? Contact us in advance, and we will look at your options under the present circumstances together.Plan your trip
Only permit holders are allowed to park in the village of Kinderdijk. Check this page for the latest information.Plan your trip