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Twenteland Scenic Drive

Borne - Ootmarsum - Denekamp - Oldenzaal

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Security Security
Comfort Comfort
Road conditions Road conditions
Benefit-stress ratio Benefit-stress ratio
Landscape Landscape
Urban life Urban life
Culture Culture
Historical sites Historical sites
Twenteland Scenic Drive ACTIVATE MAP Stages3 km45 h/stage0.4

Best months to drive

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Road Trip Costs

How much does it cost to go on a Twenteland 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 0EUR sleep & more 77EUR eat & more 72EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 149EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 203EUR
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 13EUR sleep & more 264EUR eat & more 144EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 421EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 556EUR
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 13EUR sleep & more 55EUR eat & more 72EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) 140EUR Total (est. for 2 prs.) incl. rented car 365EUR
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Twenteland Itinerary

The Twenteland Scenic Drive is a 45km route beginning in Borne, Netherlands, and ending in Oldenzaal, Netherlands. Along the way, you will pass through the towns of Ootmarsum and Denekamp. Ootmarsum is known for its old town centre, with its traditional architecture and numerous monuments, while Denekamp is known for its beautiful nature reserves and outdoor activities. The route is best enjoyed in the summer, when the weather is warm and the nature is in full bloom. The roads are generally in good condition, but they can be narrow in some places, so please drive with caution. This road trip is suitable for every driver and can be completed within a day, and is also a great option for those looking for a budget-friendly adventure.
number of days 1 number of days
route length 45 km route length
budget fair budget
good for family good for
traffic direction on the right traffic direction
accident level low accident level

START Borne

Distance 45 km Driving time 1.1 h Pace: slow 10.3 kWh Airports FMO , ENS
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Borne, situated in the Dutch province of Overijssel, is an ideal starting point for the “Twenteland Scenic Drive” road trip. It is located roughly 50 km east of Enschede, and only 25 km from the German border. The city is home to some of the most interesting sights in town to visit, such as the 18th century St. Lawrence Church and the 17th century Windmill de Borne. For those traveling by air, the closest international airport to Borne is Twenthe Airport (ENS), located about 30 km away. Although Twenthe Airport does not offer car rental services, there are plenty of car rental companies located in nearby Enschede, providing a wide selection of vehicles for travelers. The “Twenteland Scenic Drive” road trip is a great way to explore Borne and its surroundings, with plenty of sights to see and activities to do. Whether you’re looking for a leisurely drive or a thrilling adventure, this is the perfect way to experience all that Borne has to offer.

1 Borne - Ootmarsum

Distance 18 km Driving time 0.5 h Pace: slow 4.1 kWh View map Itinerary
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Are you ready for an amazing road trip from Borne to Ootmarsum? This 18-kilometer journey will take you through Weerselo, and you will be delighted with the stunning scenery along the way. Be aware that the road can be quite narrow in sections, so take your time and enjoy the drive. You will pass through some of the most beautiful Dutch towns, such as Weerselo, where you can explore the historic buildings and monuments. Make sure to visit the Ootmarsum Windmill, a beautiful landmark and a great place to take some photos. As you make your way to Ootmarsum, you can also enjoy the natural beauty of the area and take in the peaceful atmosphere. In less than an hour, you will reach your destination and can explore the many attractions, accommodation options, recommended restaurants and campsites that Ootmarsum has to offer. For more information, please check the Itinerary of this stage. Have a great time!

2 Ootmarsum - Denekamp

Distance 13 km Driving time 0.3 h Pace: modest 3.3 kWh View map Itinerary
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Take a road trip from Ootmarsum to Denekamp, only 13km away and enjoy a journey of less than an hour. The scenic road will take you through some narrow sections, so keep your eyes open. As you pass through, you can enjoy the beautiful views of the Dutch countryside and the small towns you will come across. Start your journey in Ootmarsum and make sure to visit the 13th century church, the old town hall and the old windmill. In Denekamp, you can visit the 16th century church, the old town hall and the old windmill. For more information about attractions, accommodation options, recommended restaurants, and campsites along the route, please refer to the “Itinerary” of this stage. Enjoy your road trip and have a great journey!

3 Denekamp - Oldenzaal

Distance 14 km Driving time 0.4 h Pace: slow 3.3 kWh View map Itinerary
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Start your journey in Denekamp, Netherlands and enjoy a scenic 14 km drive to Oldenzaal. Along the way, you will pass through the charming town of De Lutte. As you drive, take in the beautiful Dutch countryside and be sure to keep an eye out for the narrow sections of the road. With a driving time of fewer than an hour, this is sure to be a pleasant and enjoyable journey. Make sure to experience all that De Lutte has to offer, including the historic Kloosterkerk church, the picturesque De Lutte lake, and the traditional Dutch windmill. Oldenzaal is also full of interesting sights, including the Museum de Fundatie, the Sint Walburgiskerk church, and the 19th century city hall. For more information on attractions, accommodation options, recommended restaurants, and campsites along the route, check out the “Itinerary” of this stage. Enjoy your road trip!

  Oldenzaal

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Oldenzaal is the perfect ending point for the “Twenteland Scenic Drive” road trip! Located in the province of Overijssel in the Netherlands, Oldenzaal has something for everyone. Here travelers can find a mix of traditional Dutch culture and modern attractions. Oldenzaal’s city center is a great place to start a tour of the town. Here visitors will find the St. Nicolaaskerk, a beautiful neo-gothic church built in 1912, as well as the Museumhuis, a museum dedicated to the history of Oldenzaal. There is also a variety of cafes, restaurants, and shops to explore. For those who want to get out and explore nature, Oldenzaal has plenty of outdoor activities to offer. The Holterberg Nature Reserve is a great place to go for a hike, and the nearby IJsselmeer is a great spot for swimming, fishing, and sailing. Finally, for those who have flown in, the closest international airport is the Hannover Airport (HAJ) in Germany. Oldenzaal is the perfect destination to end the “Twenteland Scenic Drive” road trip. With its mix of traditional Dutch culture and modern attractions, there is something here for everyone. So come and explore the beauty of Oldenzaal!

Twenteland 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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