The village Holten is located in the province Overijssel and can be found right at the border of the regions Twente, Salland and the province Gelderland. Naturally, the hotspot of the surroundings is the mountain called Holterberg, situated in the middle of the stunning nature of the National Park de Sallandse Heuvelrug. Both hikers and cyclists will love this area with woody areas and heathlands. You can find a diversity of different hiking- and cycling routes here as well. Also, the area offers a lot for adventurers. A network of mountainbike routes is present and the surroundings are perfectly suited for cycle racing or making a wonderful balloon flight.
Those who like to experience a multifaceted landscape, will love Salland. The beautiful flood plains and unique river the Ijssel have a large diversity of flora, fauna and nature areas. Between the hills of the National Park de Sallandse Heuvelrug, you will be stunned with a wonderful scenery that has its own character in every season.
There is plenty to do for the whole family in and around Holten. The village has a nice centre, which is especially vivid in summer season. A variety of museums like the doll museum and the toy museum can be found in the neighbourhood. Preferring an adventurous trip with the family? Visit the family adventure park Hellendoorn.
In the village itself, you can find two supermarkets, a pharmacy, bakery, bike rental shop and a wide offer of shops, restaurants and terraces. The neighbouring Rijssen and the Hanseatic cities Zwolle and Deventer are also worth a visit.
You will be surrounded by the nature of this wonderful area during your stay. This kind of pure nature like the heathlands and woods cannot be found on many other spots in the Netherlands.
The surroundings of Holten are perfectly suited for active activities. The large network of routes will help you discover something new while walking, cycling or mountainbiking every single day.
Due to the variety of beautiful nature and the open spaces, you get to relax and unwind here completely. Experience the tranquillity of the woods or find the calmness the heathlands bring you while you are enjoying stunning views.
Not only you, but also your beloved dog will be able to enjoy Holten and the surroundings. Namely, the diverse area is very dog-friendly.