Your journey starts by the Galgewater, opposite the mill in the centre of Leiden. Enjoy a delicious cappuccino at Del La Soul by the Morspoort city gate, before setting out. Cycle through the historical centre of Leiden famous for its Lakenfeesten, museums and students, before heading for the Kagerplassen lakes. In Oegstgeest, you will cycle past Poelgeest Castle with its breath-taking views! The route passes a series of peat lakes today used for recreational purposes and as fishing grounds. Cycle through Sassenheim and Oegstgeest before returning to the centre of Leiden.