Doetinchem is a great place to base yourself while you are in Achterhoek as a large number of the area’s star attractions are close. The Lochem Golf Course and St Walburgiskerk are just two of the popular destinations in the area. Also worth checking out are the Museum Henriette Polak and Wijnhuis.
Doetinchem has a number of museums, exhibits and show venues nearby that make great places to visit. Join a tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at Historical Museum in Arnhem, Nederlands Openluchtmuseum and the Museum voor Moderne Kunst. Enjoy seeing established and up-and-coming artists live on stage at the Openlucht Theater Lochem in Lochem.
For those looking to spend quality time with the kids, head to the children’s attractions. Bring the kids to a trip to Burgers Zoo in Arnhem, and learn about some interesting creatures.
If the sun is shining, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. If you’d like to spend some time in a natural setting be sure to check out the Winterswijk City Park in Winterswijk.
If you are spending a while in and around Doetinchem, treat yourself with a visit to Markt in Arnhem, St. Eusebius and Korenmarkt. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the St. Jacob's Church in Winterswijk.
If you love sports, you'll love seeing local legends, the De Graafschap, take to the field in nearby De Vijverberg Stadium. To fit in, be sure to wear blue and white, the colors of the De Graafschap.
After spending the day enjoying Doetinchem, relax for the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Take your pick from the Holiday Inn Express Arnhem, the Inntel Hotels Resort Zutphen, or the Campanile Hotel Zevenaar - Arnhem.