Zundert: 65 km, Vincent’s birthplace
Visit Zundert, the town where Vincent was born and where he spent his childhood years. The starting point of the cycle route is the fascinating Vincent Van GoghHuis in Zundert.
Tilburg: 50 km, The first drawing lessons
Vincent received drawing lessons in Tilburg from the artist Constant Huijsmans. The starting point is Vincent’s Art Room in Tilburg.
Etten-Leur: 32 km, The start of a career
Vincent made regular visits to Etten between 1875 and 1882 while his father was the minister there. He established his first studio there, made hundreds of sketches and drawings and set himself up as an artist. Van Gogh’s ambition is visible and tangible in the Van Gogh Church in Etten. The starting point is the Van Gogh Church in Etten-Leur.
Nuenen: 56 km, You’ll never get closer to Van Gogh
No fewer than 22 locations in and around Nuenen remind us of Van Gogh. He lived and worked here from 1883 to 1885. It was here that he painted The Potato Eaters, it’s here that you’ll find the Van Gogh-Roosegaarde cycle path and the Vincentre. Starting point is the Vincentre in Nuenen.