Van Gogh Hiking trails

Vincent van Gogh walked all his life, beginning in his childhood in Zundert. These walks fueled his love of nature. In Brabant he explored city and countryside. Follow in his footsteps in Zundert, Breda, Etten-Leur, Helvoirt, Tilburg, 's-Hertogenbosch, Eindhoven and the Nuenen open-air museum. On this page you will find a selection of wonderful Van Gogh hiking trails.

"Letter to Theo, 1874 "

"Always keep walking a lot & loving nature a lot, for that is the true way to learn to understand art more & more.─ The painters understand nature & love it, & teach us to see." Vincent

Five unique trails in Brabant: hiking through Van Gogh National Park

Thanks to the cooperation of some 60 organizations in the Van Gogh National Park, visitors can enjoy Vincent's beloved landscape now and in the future. Walk in his footsteps in Zundert, Tilburg, Etten-Leur, Helvoirt and Nuenen. Van Gogh NP is working on a network of 1,000 km of hiking trails, both existing and new, with special attention to biodiversity and connecting the Van Gogh heritage with the environment.

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"The painters understand and love nature and teach us to see. "

Vincent van Gogh