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Oldambt Scenic Drive

Winschoten - Delfzijl - Scheemda

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Historical sites Historical sites
Oldambt Scenic Drive ACTIVATE MAP Stages3 km77 h/stage0.6

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Road Trip Costs

How much does it cost to go on a Oldambt Scenic Drive in Netherlands?

Economy
Low budget options by car rental, accommodation and catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 54EUR drive & more 13EUR sleep & more 77EUR eat & more 72EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 162EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 216EUR
Standard
Mid budget options by car rental, accommodation and catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 81EUR drive & more 13EUR sleep & more 154EUR eat & more 108EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 275EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 356EUR
Premium
High budget options by car rental, accommodation and catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 135EUR drive & more 25EUR sleep & more 264EUR eat & more 144EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 433EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 568EUR
Camper
On the road in RV, overnight at camp grounds with self-catering. In- and Out-bound travel expenses are not included.
rent & more 225EUR drive & more 25EUR sleep & more 55EUR eat & more 72EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 152EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 377EUR
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Oldambt Itinerary

The Oldambt Scenic Drive is an amazing 77 km journey that takes you through the beautiful towns of Delfzijl and Scheemda in the Netherlands. The drive is best taken during the summer months when the weather is warm and the scenery is breathtaking. The route is mostly in excellent condition, although some of the roads are a bit narrow. This road trip is perfect for any driver, regardless of experience level. It can be done in one day and is suitable for those on a moderate budget. You'll be sure to take away a wealth of memories from this scenic drive, making it an experience you'll never forget.
number of days 1 number of days
route length 77 km route length
budget fair budget
good for family good for
traffic direction on the right traffic direction
accident level low accident level

START Winschoten

Distance 77 km Driving time 1.8 h Pace: slow 17.8 kWh Airports GRQ , ENS
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Winschoten is a small town in the province of Groningen, Netherlands. It is situated near the German border and is the starting point of the Oldambt Scenic Drive, a beautiful and picturesque road trip. This route offers a great opportunity to explore the area, taking in the stunning views and the many attractions along the way. For those traveling by air, the closest international airport is located in Groningen (GRQ) where car rentals are available. This makes it easy to start your journey from Winschoten and explore the area at your own pace. Winschoten has a lot to offer, including the stunning Oldambtmeer Lake, the historic city center with its many charming shops, the tranquil old harbor, and the beautiful countryside that surrounds the town. There are also many interesting museums and galleries, such as the Museum of Natural History, the Groninger Museum, and the City Museum. All of these attractions make Winschoten an ideal starting point for the Oldambt Scenic Drive. Whether you are looking for a relaxing road trip or a cultural experience, Winschoten is an excellent starting point. With its many attractions and stunning views, it is the perfect place to start your journey and explore the area.

1 Winschoten - Delfzijl

Distance 41 km Driving time 1.0 h Pace: modest 10.6 kWh View map Itinerary
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Are you ready for an exciting road trip from Winschoten to Delfzijl? This 41km journey will take you less than an hour, and will take you through some of the most beautiful sights in the Netherlands. On your way, you will be able to admire historical sites, scenic roads and narrow sections of the road. Take your time and enjoy the ride! Once you reach Delfzijl, you will find some of the most amazing attractions in the area, like the DelfSail and the Delfzijl harbour. Don't forget to visit the DelfSail museum and the Delfzijl harbour to get a glimpse of the city's history and culture. For more information on attractions, accommodation options, recommended restaurants, and campsites along the route, check out the Itinerary of this stage. So what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and hit the road!

2 Delfzijl - Scheemda

Distance 30 km Driving time 0.7 h Pace: modest 7.8 kWh View map Itinerary
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Start your journey in Delfzijl, a charming city situated in the north of the Netherlands. From here, you can take a 30 km road trip that will take you less than an hour to reach your destination, Scheemda. Along the way, you will pass through Appingedam, a small city with a rich history. Don't forget to look out for the narrow road sections and the scenic views! In Appingedam, you can visit the Grote Kerk, a beautiful church with a rich history. You can also check out the old city center, with its quaint cobblestone streets and historic buildings. If you're feeling adventurous, take a stroll along the city's canals and explore the many parks and gardens. When you reach Scheemda, you will find a tranquil village with plenty of things to see and do. Be sure to visit the Scheemda Windmill, a beautiful 18th-century structure with a great view of the surrounding area. You can also explore the Old Town, with its many traditional houses and shops. So, if you're looking for a short road trip with plenty of interesting sights, this is the perfect route for you! For more information about attractions, accommodation options, recommended restaurants, and campsites along the route, be sure to check out the Itinerary for this stage. Enjoy your journey!

3 Scheemda - Winschoten

Distance 7 km Driving time 0.1 h Pace: modest 1.7 kWh View map Itinerary
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Take a road trip from Scheemda to Winschoten, a journey of only 7km that will take you less than an hour. Explore the charming town of Scheemda, with its historic church and beautiful canals, before heading to Winschoten. Here you can visit the historic city centre, the beautiful old harbour and the old city wall. The road is narrow in sections, so drive with care. For more information on attractions, accommodation options, recommended restaurants, and campsites along the route, check out the Itinerary of this stage. So take a road trip from Scheemda to Winschoten and enjoy the sights and sounds of these two beautiful towns.

  Winschoten

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The Dutch city of Winschoten is the perfect ending point to the Oldambt Scenic Drive. This historic city is the gateway to the beautiful province of Groningen and has plenty to offer the weary traveler. Winschoten is filled with charming architecture, such as the old city hall, the old town squares, and the many churches. It is also home to a variety of museums, including the Winschoten Maritime Museum and the Oldambt Museum. For those looking to explore the great outdoors, the city is surrounded by a number of parks and nature reserves, such as the Winschotermeer Park and the Kloosterwolde Nature Reserve. There are also plenty of opportunities for cycling and walking, with a number of trails and paths winding through the city and its surrounding areas. For visitors looking to sample some of the local cuisine, Winschoten has a range of restaurants serving up traditional Dutch dishes. There are also plenty of cafes and bars, offering a range of drinks and snacks. The nearest international airport to Winschoten is Groningen Airport Eelde (GRQ), located just 30km away. From here, visitors can easily continue their journey by car or public transport. At the end of the Oldambt Scenic Drive, visitors will find themselves in the Dutch city of Winschoten, with plenty of things to see and do. Whether visitors are looking to explore the city's historic buildings, take a walk in the park, or sample some of the local cuisine, Winschoten is the perfect end to a road trip.

Oldambt at a glance

Facts for safer driving in Netherlands

drink drive limit drink drive limit 0.5
max speed urban max speed urban 50 km/h
max speed rural max speed rural 80 km/h
max speed highway max speed highway 100 km/h
headlights at daytime headlights at daytime off
fire extinguisher fire extinguisher no
tolls tolls no
seat belts seat belts yes

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