Cycling on Texel

A real bird paradise in a beautiful landscape with beaches, dunes, forests, heath and polders



Texel is an island made for cycling with beautifully landscaped bike paths in a very varied landscape. In a relatively small area there are many different landscape forms. On the west side of the island you will find for example dunes, dune valleys, mixed forests, salt marshes and moors. On the east side of the island you will find a vast salt marsh area and several smaller nature reserves that provide nesting and feeding places for numerous birds. In the middle of the island a light rolling and open countryside with farms, polders, meadows and meadow bird sanctuaries.

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Bike junctions

Start and finish at junction 1 on the Landsdiep in Het Horntje, the total distance of the route is approx. 55 km. However, this bicycle route is a round trip, so that offers you the ability to start at any desired junction.

Info cycle route networkMore information about bike junctions and how to plan your cycle route

1 - 25 - 40 - 39 - 38 - 54 - 59 - 37 - 36 - 53 - 64 - 35 - 34 - 32 - 24 - 30 - 29 - 28 - 27 - 22 - 21 - 20 - 17 - 16 - 15 - 5 - 11 - 10 - 9 - 8 - 6 - 1

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