Gooi en Vechtstreek

The Gooi is an area around , in the centre of the . It is a slightly hilly area characterised by its green landscape, its historical charm, the wealth of its inhabitants, and its villas.

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is a medium-sized city in the Gooi area of , the . Photo: Romaine, CC0.

is a small town surrounded by large 17th-century fortifications, among the best preserved in Europe. Photo: Arch, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small historic town of about 18,000 inhabitants, located in the province of in the , south-east of , on the river Vecht. Photo: Jan Arkesteijn, Public domain.

is a town and municipality in the province of , . Photo: WeeJeeVee, CC BY-SA 3.0 nl.

Notable Places in the Area

Photo: Swarte Kees, Public domain.

Railway station
Hilversum is a railway station in , . Photo: Wolk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Hilversum Media Park, previously called Hilversum NOS and Hilversum Noord, is a railway station in the city of , . Photo: Apdency, CC0.

Railway station
Bussum Zuid is a railway station located in , . Photo: Michiel1972, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a commuter town and former municipality in the Gooi region in the south east of the province of in the near . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a pleasant town in the of approximately 4000 people, on the shores of the IJmeer, at the mouth of the Vecht river. Photo: Losch, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a scenic region in and . Photo: E. Donkert, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a municipality and village in the province of , the . Photo: GVR, CC BY-SA 3.0 nl.

is a municipality and a city in the , in the province of .

is a town in , with a population of about 6,780.

Gooi en Vechtstreek

52.25° or 52° 15' north
5.1833° or 5° 11' east
15 metres (49 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 金理
  • Chinese: 霍伊
  • Dutch: 't Gooi
  • Dutch: Gooi
  • Dutch: Gooi en Vechtstreek
  • Dutch: Gooiland
  • Dutch: Het Gooi
  • Dutch: Naerdincklant
  • English: Gooi
  • English: het Gooi
  • French: Le Gooi
  • German: Het Gooi
  • Italian: 't Gooi
  • Italian: Gooiland
  • Italian: Het Gooi
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gooi
  • Western Frisian: It Goai

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