Alkmaar is surrounded by polders, nature, dunes and beach. No wonder, therefore, that the city is the starting point of so many beautiful cycling routes.
The routes lead you along the many cycling hubs that surround the areas around Alkmaar. From a short bike ride to the sea to a multi-day bike ride through Noord-Holland.
The cycling options in Alkmaar are endless. For inspiration you can check on:
Route.nl – tip: cycling route ‘Sea, art and culture around Alkmaar
Free app Abellife – tip: Dune trails
Nederlandfietsland.nl– tip: Leeghwater cycling route
Fietsnetwerk.nl – tip: Nature reserves Noord-Holland
Take your bikes with you on the car? No problem, but renting a bike is easier.
At Alkmaar Central Station (a good departure point for many different cycling routes) you can rent a bike at Stoop for as little as € 7.50 per day.
More bike rental locations Alkmaar:
Villages, windmills, polders and sea. That sums up the Alkmaar countryside. Check the page about rural Alkmaar and discover the best things to see and do in this beautiful part of North Holland.