Nearby Sights

Speaking about Rhenen, you automatically think of two highlights: the Grebbeberg with its war history and the famous Ouwehands Zoo. Of course these places are more than worth visiting.

To get a more complete picture of everything this beautiful town on the Rhine has to offer you will find below an overview of nature and culture that will certainly enrich your view of Rhenen and its surroundings. The variety is large.


war history

Heuvelrug and historic Rhenen

When you cross the Rhine you are in the Betuwe just like that, and a little further you are on a beach of the river Rhine.

bicycle ferry to the Betuwe

To the west extends the Utrechtse Heuvelrug with its impressive forests and heaths. Small villages and often imposing country houses lie in that landscape.

gorgeous country estates

unique nature reserves

terraces and eateries

You can find the most recent information about Rhenens sights on:  Cultural activities are announced on (Dutch only).

quiet places

You should definitely visit the picturesque centre of Rhenen with its many surprising shops and terraces. Don’t forget to climb the Cunera tower and go to the recently opened city museum in “the old town hall”.

cozy Rhenen

Veenendaal is only a few kilometres away for the real shoppers. There are also theatres, cinema and various cultural events.

If you want to visit a sauna or wellness location, there are two in our vicinity:

Wouldn’t it be great to complete your invigorating day in the sauna with a wonderful overnight stay at B&B Bovenweg?

surprises on the Heuvelrug

In addition, you will not regret a visit to :

unique museums

“The glorious landscape view is stunning. Thanks for a wonderful stay!”

Christelle Anders