Herzele is a green village, located in the Flemish Ardennes between the Dender Valley and the Zwalm region about 40 kilometers from Brussels, 35 kilometers from Ghent, 10 kilometers from Geraardsbergen and 6 kilometers from Zottegem.
Herzele is central to the cycling/hiking and equestrian routes of Tourism Flanders; it is one of the official villages of the ‘Ronde van Vlaanderen’.
The ‘Ronde van Vlaanderen’ and other Flanders Classics are within cycling distance – the Koppenberg, the Paddestraat, the Muur van Geraardsbergen, Paterberg, Kwaremont…
‘De 37’ in the Brielstraat is located on the Burchtroute, Paterroute and Flemish Ardennes 26 and 27 routes. You can easily compose your own tours based on these nodes.
In addition to the hiking, cycling and equestrian nodes of Tourism Flanders, there are tens of routes and bridleways mapped out locally.
Upon arrival at the holiday home you will receive a complete set of these mapped out tours.
The sports park “de Steenoven” is about 1 km away. The sports park has a sports hall with a parquet hall, a large sports hall for various sports and changing rooms. In addition, there are four outdoor tennis courts (grass and gravel), a petanque court, a multi-sports field, outdoor fitness equipment and a skate park. A Finnish track of 830 m runs around the sports park. The sports park is the starting point of a permanent mountain bike route of Sport Vlaanderen.