Our Monastery Trail Stage 13 Berkel-Enschot – Biezenmortel

4 hour 25 minutes (20.0 km)

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This walking route allows amblers to discover the area between Berkel-Enschot and Biezenmortel. This route takes you from Koningshoeven Abbey in Berkel-Enschot to Landpark Assisië in Biezenmortel. Along the way you pass various locations such as the Catharinenberg monastery and Saint Peter’s Church. You can also take a look at the statue of father Poirters and Nemelaer castle. This route is part of Our Monastery Trail, a trail in 15 stages. For a list of all stages, please visit this page.

Finding the way with numbered junctions
This walking route has been set out using the numbered junction network in Brabant. Simply follow the route via the signposted junctions, from one number to the next. There are also signposts between the junctions to help you find your way. The route can be walked in either direction.

Staying overnight
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This walking route allows amblers to discover the area between Berkel-Enschot and Biezenmortel. This route takes you from Koningshoeven Abbey in Berkel-Enschot to Landpark Assisië in Biezenmortel. Along the way you pass various locations such as the Catharinenberg monastery and Saint Peter’s Church. You can also take a look at the statue of father Poirters and Nemelaer castle. This route is part of Our Monastery Trail, a trail in 15 stages. For a list of all stages, please visit this page.

Finding the way with numbered junctions
This walking route has been set out using the numbered junction network in Brabant. Simply follow the route via the signposted junctions, from one number to the next. There are also signposts between the junctions to help you find your way. The route can be walked in either direction.

Staying overnight
A number of monasteries along Our Monastery Trail have the option of staying the night. Always check in advance what is possible, some monasteries are only open on certain days. For all locations and up-to-date information, please visit brabantskloosterleven.nl (Dutch language).

There are many hospitable hotels, B&Bs, campsites and other locations where you can stay the night in the trail’s surroundings. You can find an accommodation from this list of places to stay in Brabant. First choose the type of accommodation and then enter the name of the town or village where you want to stay. You will then see a selection of addresses in the area.

Sights on this route

Starting point: Abdij de Koningshoeven
Eindhovenseweg 3
5056 RP Berkel-Enschot
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KONINGSHOEVEN ABBEY

Eindhovenseweg 3
5056 RP Berkel-Enschot
All of the La Trappe beers have been created and are brewed here, together with the Trappists of Our Lady of Koningshoeven Abbey.
KONINGSHOEVEN ABBEY
70 84 89
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VILLA MOERENBURG

Moerenburgseweg 1
5018 TC Tilburg
Villa Moerenburg, built around 1310, was one of the first stone houses in Tilburg. It was sold to the Tongerlo abbey at the end of the 14th century and served as a rectory.
VILLA MOERENBURG
86 99 87 97 63 03 53 62 58 61 60 29 55 26
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Klooster Catharinenberg

Poitersstraat 3
5061BG Oisterwijk
Klooster Catharinenberg
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Standbeeld pater Poirters

Kerkplein
5061 EB Oisterwijk
Standbeeld pater Poirters
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Sint Petruskerk Oisterwijk

Kerkplein 1
5061 EB Oisterwijk
Sint Petruskerk Oisterwijk
23
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Protestantse Kerk Oisterwijk

Kerkstraat 64
5061EK Oisterwijk
Protestantse Kerk Oisterwijk
13 24 09
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Heilige Joannes van Oisterwijk kerk

De Lind 52
5061 HX Oisterwijk
Heilige Joannes van Oisterwijk kerk
08 07 40 36
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Kasteel Nemelaer

Kasteellaan 2
5076 RE Haaren
Kasteel Nemelaer
35 37 38 39 41 47 46 48 13 72
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Kruisbeeld

Heideweg
5076 PB Biezenmortel
Kruisbeeld
71 05
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Pandaplein 1
5074 NA Biezenmortel
End point: Landpark Assisië
Pandaplein 1
5074 NA Biezenmortel

Directions

Starting point: Abdij de Koningshoeven
Eindhovenseweg 3
5056 RP Berkel-Enschot
  • Koningshoeven Abbey
    All La Trappe beers are developed and brewed at this abbey, in collaboration with the monks. Only beer that has been brewed within the walls of a Trappist monastery under the supervision and responsibility of monks may bear the name 'Trappist beer'. Part of the proceeds of La Trappe beer sales goes to monasteries in Indonesia and Uganda, which originated from Koningshoeven. The Trappist monks have a strong connection with nature, which can be seen in their innovative and enterprising character. An ingenious water filtering system has been installed, for example. The monks hope to be climate neutral from 2025; a fitting ambition for an order that has traditionally always been able to respond to developments in society.
  • Landpark Assisië
End point: Landpark Assisië
Pandaplein 1
5074 NA Biezenmortel
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