Cycling in the Arnhem - Nijmegen region
Where better to go for a bike ride than the Netherlands' greenest area, the Arnhem-Nijmegen region?
In the region Arnhem-Nijmegen cyclists can enjoy panoramic countryside views, as well as the beauty and history of the cities. A region that gives cyclists complete freedom. These are just a few of the reasons why in 2013, the province of Gelderland won the title of 'Number 1 cycling province in the Netherlands'.
Inhabitants 750,000 / Towns & villages 18 / Travelers per day 125,562 / Bicycles approx. 825,000 / Busses 219 / Railway 87.3 km
The region of Arnhem and Nijmegen region hosts several bike facilities, such as the bicycle museum Velorama and Bicycle Centre Nijmegen.
Two recognizable bike manufacturers are located in the area: Gazelle en Vanhulsteijn.
Professorship "Cycling in changing urban regions"
The Radboud University Nijmegen introduces a new Chair: "Cycling in changing urban regions'. The Chair is established in conjunction with the Stadsregio Arnhem-Nijmegen (SAN).