De Lelijke Tijd; 22 km

Cycle alongside Velsen’s 19th-century buildings

Lelijke tijd (‘ugly times’) is an expression architecture critics of the olden days used for sneering at the often pragmatic architectural styles of the second half of the 19th century. Nowadays, the era has a better reputation, and on this tour you can marvel at Velsen’s 19th-century architectural highlights and get to know different historical styles and materials.

Practical Information

Distance 22
Route typing Recreation
Route characteristics Theme route