1. De Hoge Veluwe National Park
  2. Geographical Center of The Netherlands
  3. Kröller-Müller Museum

Holiday in Lunteren

The Veluwe: One of the most beautiful nature areas of The Netherlands. Estate De Scheleberg is situated in the heart of the forests of the Gelderland town of Lunteren, and is surrounded by a diversity of landscapes: ranging from sand drifts to forests and heath fields. You can explore the unique area from the park by car, bicycle or on foot. There are various cycling and hiking routes taking you through nature and along pleasant villages and cities like Ede, Otterlo, Bennekom, Harskamp and Wekerom. Mountain bikers can frequently be seen near Estate De Scheleberg as well.

In addition to the natural beauty, you will find many cultural hot spots in the surrounding area as well. De Hoge Veluwe National Park, the Open-Air Museum in Arnhem and the Kröller-Müller Museum are definitely worth a visit during your holiday in Lunteren.

Tips for a day outing during your holiday in Lunteren

You will definitely not have to be bored at Estate De Scheleberg, thanks to all of the park facilities. A dive in the swimming pool or a bite to eat at the restaurant is wonderful, of course. But the area offers plenty of options to make your holiday that little bit more enjoyable as well. For instance, you can visit one of the nearby zoos, museums, amusement parks or indoor and outdoor playgrounds. We offer the greatest day outings in the area in cooperation with Ticketsplus. You can buy tickets for many day outings at the park's reception desk.

Outing tip: Geographical Center of The Netherlands

Did you know that the Geographical Center of The Netherlands is located at only three kilometers from the park? You can walk to the Geographical Center of The Netherlands, which is located on the Lindeboomsberg in the forest of Lunteren, from Estate De Scheleberg in just under 45 minutes.

Outing tip: Mountain biking

Are you an active person, and do you like a challenge? Go crossing along the trails at the Veluwe on a mountain bike during your holiday in Lunteren. The forested area of Ede and Lunteren is very suitable for various routes. There is a mountain bike route in the area measuring no less than 80 kilometers.

Outing tip: Open-Air Museum in Arnhem

Do you know what things were like in The Netherlands 200 years ago? Experience the full history of our country at the Open-Air Museum in Arnhem. You will be taken on a journey through time; want to bet that there are many things you did not know about our little country? Thanks to the many interactive games, the museum is a lot of fun for children as well!

Outing tip: De Hoge Veluwe National Park

Your holiday in Lunteren would not be complete without a visit to De Hoge Veluwe National Park. Go hiking or cycling through this magnificent nature area, and you might even come face to face with a wild animal. Discover the sand drifts, the magnificent forests and the vast heath fields.

Outing tip: Kröller-Müller Museum

Would you like to dive into history and get a taste of local culture for a day? Pay a visit to the Kröller-Müller Museum. Here, you will find the second-largest Van Gogh collection in the world. Not only can you admire these magnificent paintings, you should also take a stroll through the sculpture garden.

Outing tip: visit the villages and cities in the surrounding area

The pleasant cities and villages of Ede (8 km), Otterlo (12 km), Bennekom (12 km), Harskamp (13 km) and Wekerom (9 km) are all located in the vicinity of Landgoed de Scheleberg. Stroll through the cozy streets or enjoy a nice cup of coffee at a terrace. You are guaranteed to have a pleasant day at one of these villages or cities during your holiday in Lunteren.