Valkenburg Things to Do

  • Chairlift and Wilhelmina Tower
    Chairlift and Wilhelmina Tower
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  • Chairlift
    Chairlift
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  • Chairlift
    Chairlift
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  • 1. Amusement

    Op top of the hill with the Wilhelmina Tower, you can make a ride with a toboggan/bobsled. You can get on top of the hill using the chairlift (Neerhem 44, http://www.kabelbaan.nl/) or take the stairs...

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  • 2. Architecture

    The ruins of this 12th century castle in the small Limburg town of Valkenburg are the highest anywhere in the Netherlands. Considering the typically flat Dutch landscape this is hardly surprising...

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  • 3. Museums

    Castle Ruins and Velvet Cave The Mysterious Medieval double Attraction, as they advertise themselves at their website! Only ruins remain of the once mighty castle of Valkenburg. Valkenburg once was...

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  • 4. Ingendael

    The Lower-Geulvalley has become a nature area as there not many in our country. The Geul has a free path between meadows, horses and Galloway oxes graze there....

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  • 5. Fluweelengrot (Velvet Cave)

    This cave is no natural cave but originates from the 12th century when marlstone was exploited there. The marlstone was used to build the castle and other...

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  • 6. Shady respite

    A short stroll from the castle ruins in Valkenburg is a lovely patch of quiet forest called the Vogelbos. It's a secluded patch of refreshing greenery in which...

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  • 7. KABELBAAN VALKENBURG

    Enjoy a wonderful view over Valkenburg and surrounding areas with the KABELBAAN VALKENBURG.The Chair-Lift takes you to the Tobaggan Run and the Wilhelmina...

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  • 8. HOLLAND CASINO

    The Casino in Valkenburg offers roulette, black jack, poker and slot machines.HOLLAND CASINO is open daily from 13:30 to 3:00.Admission Euro 3.50Minimum age of...

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  • 9. Leeuw bier brewery

    Valkenburg has its own beer brewery. Walk through the Plenkertstraat and you will pass the brewery. Look inside and see this nice copper kettle. Leeuw Bier is...

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  • 10. Relax and enjoy Thermae 2000 !!!!!

    Great location on top of the Cauberg hill. Relax in the sauna, steambath and many more.There are big swimming pools (take you're bathing clothes with you, or...

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  • 11. Sunbathing at a nice terrace at the Grote Straat.

    When the sun is shining you have to take a seat at one of the many terraces at the main street.There are several types of terraces. All decorated at their own...

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  • 12. Fluweelengrot

    The "Fluweelengrot" (Velvet cave) originates from a prehistoric seabed. As from around the year 1050 the so-called blokbrekers extracted marlstone from the...

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  • 13. Fluweelengrot

    The Fluweelengrot (Velvet Cave) is a labyrinth of passages situated under the Castle Ruins. The caves where made by winning the marlstone. This stopped here...

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  • 14. Enjoy the scenery

    Just relax and enjoy the scenery. There are many outdoor activities to do here, but most of all make sure you relax and take in the natural beauty. It won’t...

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  • 15. Caves

    Seeing as the land in this region is made up of marl or marlstone (A rock containing clay materials and calcium and magnesium carbonates), the thing to see...

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  • 16. Valkenburgs Castle

    I would recommend a tour of the Ruined Castle that overlooks Valkenburg. It's an on your own kind of experience, which is well documented via informational...

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  • 17. Cauberg

    The most famous hill in Valkenburg is the Cauberg. It is famous for its steepness and included in every cycling races in southern Limburg.It starts in the...

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  • 18. Romeinse Katacomben

    A real copy of parts of the Roman catacombs, with fresco's, altars, tombs and graves. The roman catacombs were underground cemetaries. This reconstruction was...

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  • 19. Lourdes Caves

    Just a few meters away from the Municipal Caves, on the Cauberg you'll find the Lourdes Cave. It is an exact replica of the one in France. You can come her to...

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  • 20. Municipal Caves

    There are many caves in Valkenburg that can be visited. One of them is called de Gemeentegrot, or the Municipal caves. These caves were formed by the...

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  • 21. flint quarry

    65 million years ago marlstone began to form on the bottom of the sea. On some place between the marlstone flint was formed. Prehistoric people used this flint...

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  • 22. The Geul

    The town is officially called Valkenburg aan de Geul . The Geul is a small river that flows through the centre of town.There is a nice story about the name,...

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  • 23. Visit the caves

    Valkenburg is probably most famous for its caves. And there are several open to the public to visit. We did visit the town cave and really enjoyed it. Unless...

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  • 24. town cave valkenburg

    you can tour this cave by train it will take 30 minutes. but we did the walking tour 1 hour you can see more than and it is better if you want to take picture....

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  • 25. Enjoying a view from the Wilhelmina-tower

    High on top of the closest hill to Valkenburg, stand proudly the tower called after former our former queen Wilhelmina. One can climb even higher to get to the...

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