Utrecht Region is located right in the centre of the Netherlands, where storied history and 21st century science easily blend. We provide a vibrant, creative, young, inspiring
and international environment for realising leading innovations that help people live greener, smarter and healthier lives. The region has a long and rich cultural history. Take a stroll along the lively canals in one of our beautiful cities and discover the countless monuments and world heritage sites. If you prefer nature, you can go by bike and cycle along the rivers and through the woods and you will be surprised by the impressive citadels,forts, castles gorgeous rivers and lakes that you are likely to pass.
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With the youngest population of any Dutch city, Utrecht provides a vibrant, creative, and inspiring environment. Utrecht is both the fastest growing and most healthy city in the Netherlands. On top of that, Utrecht is considered one of the happiest cities in the world, according to the United Nations.
Abcoude is located just outside Amsterdam, in the middle of the characteristic Dutch green polder landscape. It is a charming village with many beautiful authentic residential houses and buildings. Many houses in Abcoude have a large garden and you will also find a lot of green in the area.
Houten is a fascinating new community with roots in the past. With a lot of greenery and water, it is a healthy and pleasant living climate, Houten is also a popular business location in the center of the Netherlands.
Nieuwegein is both close to the city of Utrecht and the countryside, offering affordable housing in an economically strong area.Nieuwegein is both close to the city of Utrecht and the countryside, offering affordable housing in an economically strong area.
The Stichtse Vecht municipality lies between the cities of Amsterdam and Utrecht. Due to its green character, picturesque villages and many monumental buildings dating from the 17th and 18th century along the river Vecht, the municipality is nicknamed “Pearl at the Vecht”.
The Veenendaal municipality lies between the major cities of Utrecht and Arnhem and is located at the edge of the extensive forests of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. Veenendaal (veen=peat) has its name because of its peat soil.
Zeist’s place in the Utrecht Region is the woody area of Utrechtse Heuvelrug. It is located near the motorways A12 and A28 and railway station Driebergen-Zeist offering a direct connection with Utrecht Central Station and Amsterdam Zuid. Find out what to do in Zeist here!