The day trips, mini connectors, are a taster for Nature Connects' large adventures


There is the same group of like minded people, the same awesome experiences. It is just on a slightly smaller scale and closer to home. But we’ll make sure you disconnect from city life and technology and reconnect with nature, yourself and the people around you. In short, it is the perfect way to get to know Nature Connects adventures.


Join us for a beautiful Canadian canoe adventure through the traditional 17th century landscape of Waterland just north of Amsterdam. Enjoy the lovely scenery and its total quietness while you paddle through the Dutch polder landscape with its charming small villages and ancient Dutch houses. A visit to this area is like stepping back in time.
9 June
MAX 22


Are you up for a challenge? This beautiful canoe trip takes us through the forest, through narrow waterways, past meadows with beautiful estates and along a historical dyke with old bunkers (part of the Grebbe Line). It is the perfect nature getaway. This amazing route is 16 kilometers long. It is a little challenging because we need to take the
6 July
MAX 25


The canals make for a great picture from the streets, but the views are most spectacular from the water itself. See the historic facades of wharf side houses, sculpted tableaux, and all kinds of impressive trees along the canals, some of which are over 200 years old, while you paddle through the water.
27 July
MAX 25

Walk: Unplug in the North Holland Dune Reserve (17KM)

The North Holland Dune Reserve, close to Amsterdam, is one of the largest nature reserves in the Netherlands. It is characterized by beautiful forests, sandy dunes with marram grass, small dune lakes, heather vegetation and various species of birds, butterflies, rabbits and squirrels. The dunes are very special, they protect the Netherlands from flooding and they make some of the purest
28 July
MAX 20
SUP tour BBQ nature connects


You may have seen these oversized surf boards in the water and wondered what it was all about. Stand Up Paddle Boarding "SUP" is the fastest growing water sport in the world and it has a reason: Supping is the ideal way to relax on the water and be active at the same time. Join us and find out for
3 August
MAX 20

Walk: The Royal Forest of the Heuvelrug, Baarn (15KM)

A pleasant and beautiful walk through the royal woods around Palace “Soestdijk”. The walk takes us through dense, varied forests of the “Heuvelrug” and along the “Groeneveld” estate with its romantic ponds and old beeches and oaks. The heather field “De Stulp” increases the variety of this walk even more.
10 August
MAX 20

Walk, Unplug in the Schoorlse Duinen (17KM)

Did you know that the dunes around Schoorl are the highest (55,4m) and widest dunes (5km) in the Netherlands? Nowhere else in the Netherlands the dunes are higher and wider. The nature reserve of the Schoorlse Duinen in Noord-Holland is like no other place. The stretched dune area of Schoorl is among the most beautiful dune areas we have. Find
18 August
MAX 20

Canoe tour whaling area Jisperveld (near A'dam)

Did you know that Jisp near Amsterdam is an old whaling village? Five centuries ago, the Netherlands was the center of the world’s whaling industry. Jisp was one of the first villages that had its own boat (1642) to hunt whales in the Arctic Ocean. It all started when the Dutch began exploring the Arctic regions looking for a sea
24 August
MAX 14

Walk: Explore the heathlands of Ede (16KM)

When the heather plants start blooming, large parts of the Netherlands turn into beautiful deep shades of purple. This brand new walk will take us through the forest and across the beautiful heathlands the "Ginkelse Heide". Cows and sheep graze the fields to naturally maintain them. If we are lucky we might encounter the shepherd with his sheep. The views
25 August
MAX 20


As dusk falls and armed with torches and a bat detector we are going on a bat hunt. While we search for these mysterious acrobats by sight, and listen for their clicks with the bat detector we’ll learn a lot about their habits. The bats use the Amsterdamse Bos as their home and hunting grounds and only after dusk they
20 September
MAX 20