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Shift down a gear together

Discover the special charms of neanderlands by bike. A varied network of cycle paths for every requirement stretches across the Mettmann district. Drive from place to place, past rolling hills, green meadows and shady forests. Explore cultural treasures and typical features of the region. Get in the saddle now! Along the Niederbergbahn panoramic cycle path a big summer festival on June 16th instead.

TYPICAL neanderland

Cycle relaxed and enjoy

What would a bike tour be without a well-deserved break? A real journey of discovery simply includes culinary delights, one of which is neanderland has some to offer. Stop off at one of the numerous idyllic inns and cafés. Enjoy the typical hearty dishes of the region between Bergisches, Rhine and Ruhr in a rustic or stylish ambience. For example, the famous Bergische Kaffeetafel or the Rheinische Sauerbraten. And for dessert, fresh waffles or homemade cakes. Cozy beer gardens invite you to enjoy local beer specialties from our own brewery and other refreshments. Would you rather have a picnic in the great outdoors? Then you will find everything your heart desires in the region's farm shops: from crusty bread to local juices. Well strengthened and rested, we continue until the next break for enjoyment.

For these special quality products and providers, just look for the seal “TYPICAL neanderland".

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cycling tours

Experience history by bike

Even at first glance, it looks like a bike ride through neanderland like a journey through history. Make the cultural history of this unique region the topic of your next tour. Drive relaxed through picturesque and historic town centers, past industrial heritage and centuries-old churches and get out of the saddle for one or two discovery tours. It is worth it! The approximately 30 museums give you an even deeper insight into the region's rich cultural tradition. From the world more than 400 million years ago, through the time of the Neanderthals and the work of the Germanic peoples and Romans to the pre-industrial age, history can be experienced in all facets and with all the senses. Go on a journey through time.

What else would you like?

Spontaneous short trip

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Rustic city centers

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Come in comfortably

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On foot

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