Biking & Hiking
Discover the region
Discover the area by bike or by foot, emerge yourself in nature, and recharge with a drink and a bite on one of the many terraces.
Discover the area by yourself or go on a guided tour. Bike to nature park Loosdrechtse Plassen, the historical village of Lage Vuursche or even to the dunes of De Soesterduinen. The many hiking trails take you along cultural and historical buildings and spots. Do you want to leave the city behind and admire nature? Hilversum offers many different walking and hiking routes through the forests and heathland. Become one with nature.
Bike through the region
Hilversum and its surroundings offer many cycling routes. One takes you along the most beautiful spots in Hilversum while others take you through the beautiful nature surrounding the city. Feel like discovering the forests and heathlands of the area? There are several cycling trails cutting through the nature parks Goois Natuurreservaat and Loosdrechtse Plassen. East of the city you will find the historical villages of Lage Vuursche and Hoge Vuursche, which lay within half an hour of cycling. Do you want to take a short trip along the highlights of Hilversum or rather a full day out? Here you can do it all!See cycling routes in the area
Discover the city by foot
Do you want to discover the surroundings of Hilversum at your own pace? Many walking routes take you along cultural and historical buildings and places. Want to know more about the special architecture in Hilversum? Take the Dudokroute. Another option is the interactive Media Mile, which leads you through the Media Park. A lot of fun to do as a family! Do you want to leave the city behind and admire nature? Hilversum offers many different walking and hiking routes through the forests and heathland. Become one with nature!See walking routes in the area
Ontdek Hilversum en de regio
Hilversum sculpture walk
Take a walk along the sculptures in Hilversum. Discover all the beautiful statues. The route takes you through the heart of the city, along the Rosarium and the town hall. Find more information here!
Going for a hike or going out by bike in the beautiful woods surrounding Hilversum? Traversing through the picturesque streets of historic villages in the area? Start or end your route in Hilversum. Discover the city or take a short break to look at the shops or visit one of our cafés.
Take a journey through history. All over Hilversum you can find the so-called Stolpersteine. Each of these cubic shaped concrete stones have a brass plate. If you look closely, you’ll see a text engraved in them. The Stolpersteine have been placed in locations where Jews were evicted or murdered. Many Jews do not have a grave, but in this way, they get a name and can be remembered. See which people used to live in Hilversum and learn more about the history of this city in an interactive way.