Cottages Gelderland

When you think about Gelderland, you will likely think of the Veluwe. That doesn’t mean this Dutch province has nothing else to offer. In the eastern part of the province you can find the Achterhoek for instance, with its distinctive scenic landscapes and peatlands. Wherever you stay in Gelderland, the forest is always nearby. Lovely if you want to go hiking or cycling with family, partner or pet.

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1010 Nature houses

When you think about Gelderland, you will likely think of the Veluwe. That doesn’t mean this Dutch province has nothing else to offer. In the eastern part of the province you can find the Achterhoek for instance, with its distinctive scenic landscapes and peatlands. Wherever you stay in Gelderland, the forest is always nearby. Lovely if you want to go hiking or cycling with family, partner or pet.

Flora and fauna

Gelderland is known for the Veluwe, a vast area of mostly woods. This area, with its more than 91,000 hectares of land, is marked as a protected Natura 2000 site. A network of protected natural areas for the conservation and restoration of biodiversity. This is why you are still able to find wild boars, deer and bison here.

Activities

The Achterhoek is a region with a relatively high amount of castles and manors. The village Vorden alone has eight castle and is therefore definitely worth a visit. Given that Gelderland is the largest province of the Netherlands, you can still undertake many activities here. Examples include horse riding, cycling, walking, canoeing, ballooning or visiting a zoo or amusement park.