National Park Utrecht Hill Ridge

Everything about the Utrechtse Heuvelrug

  • National Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug
  • Castles and estates
  • Hiking and cycling paradise
  • Royal palaces

Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park 🌳 

Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park, located in the province of Utrecht, is a true treasure for nature lovers and adventurers. This vast nature reserve includes a diverse landscape of hills, forests and vast fields, which for many makes it the ideal destination for a relaxing day out or even a short vacation. Whether you're looking for adventurous activities, quiet moments in nature, or cultural attractions, the Utrechtse Heuvelrug offers something for everyone.


Information about the Utrechtse Heuvelrug

The Utrechtse Heuvelrug is a long ridge and nature reserve in the Netherlands, located in the province of Utrecht and parts of Gelderland. The area extends for about 50 kilometers and was formed during the most recent ice age. The Utrechtse Heuvelrug is known for its varied landscape, which consists of vast forests, heaths, sand drifts, and rolling hills. Behind the gates of Utrechtse Heuvelrug National Park, you will find a rich biodiversity with various plant and animal species, including red deer, badgers, foxes and many bird species. In addition to its natural beauty and ecological value, the Utrechtse Heuvelrug also has cultural and historical significance, with historic estates, castles and archaeological sites dating back to prehistory.

Tips for activities on the Utrechtse Heuvelrug

For those visiting the Utrechtse Heuvelrug, there are countless activities to enjoy. From hiking and cycling through the national park to exploring idyllic Lage Vuursche, there's no shortage of opportunities to enjoy the region's natural beauty and rich history. While you're there, pay a visit to Soestdijk Palace, the National Military Museum or the tourist village of Lage Vuursche.

    Horseback riding
    Bird watching

A weekend at the Utrechtse Heuvelrug

Make the most of your visit to the Utrechtse Heuvelrug by spending the weekend. A hotel room is nice, but if you really want to spend a weekend enjoying the picturesque heathlands and forests, a holiday house surrounded by nature is a lot more fun! Slide open the door of your holiday house and walk directly into the forest through a large garden with lots of privacy. Are you excited yet?

Holiday parks

Résidence Lage Vuursche, located near the Utrechtse Heuvelrug, is an example of a holiday park that offers a unique experience. This new park, with its focus on tranquility and nature, offers an unparalleled opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding area. With sustainable holiday houses and modern amenities, this holiday park in Utrecht is a perfect base for exploring the region and the National Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug.


Our holiday homes

Our holiday houses in this area are designed to offer comfort and luxury amid the natural splendor of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. With the opportunity to experience private wellness facilities, such as a private hot tub, sauna, and outdoor shower, you can completely relax after a day of adventurous exploration. With space for up to 6 persons and a beautiful garden with a terrace and sunbeds, these holiday houses create the perfect setting for an unforgettable holiday experience close to National Park Utrechtse Heuvelrug.