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Things to do in Limburg Province

Our most recommended things to do in Limburg Province

Aachen: 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

1. Aachen: 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Explore the former imperial city of Aachen with a 24-hour ticket to the hop-on hop-off bus. Board the bus at any of the 11 stops along the route for 2 hours of sightseeing with commentary from your personal audio guide. Learn about Charlemagne’s history with Aachen and how the Kings of the Germans were crowned here for centuries. Hear about how the city developed into the largest in West Germany and what life is like there today. See historical monuments as modern as the Elisenbrunnen, a 19th-century pavilion, and as old as the Roman thermal baths. Stop at the three-country-point between Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands where you can visit all three countries in just a few steps. For sports fans, watch out for the Tivoli football stadium and the CHIO horse show venue. Pass by more cultural highlights like the Lindt chocolate factory and the university hospital, the world’s largest single-building hospital. During the roundtrip, leave the bus at any stop to explore the surroundings on foot. Simply hop back on the next bus when you’re ready.

Valkenburg: Cave Experience MergelRijk Entry Ticket

2. Valkenburg: Cave Experience MergelRijk Entry Ticket

Check out MergelRijk, one of the best attractions in Valkenburg. Discover everything about caves and marl: from their origin 65 million years ago to the latest in 3D cave paintings in 2022. There are a lot of beautiful things to see and do at MergelRijk for all ages. See impressive sand and marlstone sculptures and make your own souvenir from a real marlstone. Children will discover the cave via a fun-filled treasure hunt. Your entry ticket includes all activities and a multilingual info guide. Don't forget to bring your camera or phone; you'll want to capture the 3D Cave Paintings.

Maastricht: City Exploration Smartphone Game

3. Maastricht: City Exploration Smartphone Game

Explore the historic city centre of Maastricht while discovering some fun facts about the world famous violin player André Rieu. Walk through the hidden streets and spot lively squares and secret corners. Enjoy a nice local beer halfway through the trail to help power you to solve the rest of the riddles. Solve 11 fun location-based riddles to discover unusual and charming little spots, unlock curious local stories and get recommendations for independent cafes, and shops. This playful walk across Maastricht sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and little(!) – details around you. Whether you know Maastricht already or have just started exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next. Curious facts: Get to know more about the city, discover the secrets of the main attractions, and learn about curious facts that you won't read elsewhere. Find monuments and hidden secrets: Our local creator created an interactive walk through the city. Cryptic indications make you wind through the cities streets, inviting you to pay attention to details which you usually won't notice. Once you've arrived at the next stop, you will have to solve a question: open your eyes and mind and use your location to find the right answer! Enjoy: While doing this discovery trail, you will get to know the city from another point of view. Even locals discover new facts while doing secret city trails!

Kerkrade: Discovery Museum Entry Ticket

4. Kerkrade: Discovery Museum Entry Ticket

Get entry tickets to the Discovery Museum in Kerkrade and explore its interactive exhibits. Learn about science and technology in the past, present, and future, make your own gadget to take home, and watch an amazing live science show. Enter the Discovery Museum and get access to exhibitions including the immersive Earth Theater, where you can walk in the footsteps of an astronaut and see the earth from a whole new perspective. Next, catch an exciting live show at the Science Theater to see science in action. Stop by the Science Lab to create your own gadget to take home, and take a look at the treasure trove of scientific artifacts housed in the museum.

Rotterdam: River Cruise and Euromast Entrance Ticket

5. Rotterdam: River Cruise and Euromast Entrance Ticket

Admire Rotterdam’s famous attractions from the water aboard a 1-hour cruise sailing down the Maas River, which includes live commentary and an entrance ticket to the popular Euromast viewing tower. Board the cruise and, as the journey begins, look up to see a unique view of the Euromast. Glide past such renown landmarks like SS Rotterdam, Kop van Zuid, and Hotel New York. Continue down the river an pass by the White House, the Willems Bridge, city’s port, and other impressive buildings decorating the skyline. Listen to the onboard guide as they tell you interesting facts about Rotterdam and what makes the city’s architecture so special. Explore the open decks that allow you to feel the cooling river breeze and see the city from many vantage points that provide perfect photo opportunities. Experience a relaxing alternative to sightsee in Rotterdam- a perfect way to see the city free of traffic noise and congestion. After the cruise, receive your ticket to visit the Euromast. Make your way up glass elevator of the highest watchtower in the Netherlands and enjoy breathing panoramic views from 185 meters up in the air.

Hoensbroek: Entry Ticket to Hoensbroek Castle

6. Hoensbroek: Entry Ticket to Hoensbroek Castle

Witness adventures from a distant past come to life on a visit to the Hoensbroek Castle with these entry tickets. Follow the route in the brochure or go on a castle treasure hunt. Discover more than 40 beautifully decorated rooms in this grand museum castle. Walk through the fairytale-like passageways and over 40 splendid chambers of the castle. Take a self-guided route described in the tour booklet, available at the box office. Read fun facts about the building and get more information from the signs in the castle rooms. You can also explore the castle with the Discover the Castle Tour. Discover the 10 most special places using a map – from the secret room to the little privy. Kids can collect 10 different stamps during their investigation. In the ballroom, admire the glorious 18th-century halls with ceiling paintings, chandeliers, and gold-plated images of Countess van Hoensbroek. Climb up the 60-meter-high fortified medieval watchtower. Enter the dungeon where the lights go out slowly while the door locks behind you.

Maastricht: Escape Tour - Self-Guided Citygame

7. Maastricht: Escape Tour - Self-Guided Citygame

Escape from 15th-century Maastricht during this exhilarating Escape Tour. Get to know Libertus van Bommel and help him find the secret exit of Maastricht. In the 15th century, the church and the monastery ruled over Maastricht. The prior of the Kruisheren monastery, Libertus van Bommel, therefore had many responsibilities. But unfortunately, Van Bommel made quite a mess of his tasks. So he had to get out of the city as soon as possible, without someone noticing him. Will he make it? Choose your starting time with your teammates, beginning at anytime day or night. Make your way across the city, checking off tasks to find all the clues you need to reach the secret passage. As you search for clues, marvel at the beautiful sights of the town. Walk past the Basilica of Saint Servatius, marvel at beautifel sites and keep an eye out for the many historic buildings in the city center. Work quickly, and you and your team could set the record for the fastest tour. Good luck!

Maastricht: In-App Sherlock Holmes City Game

8. Maastricht: In-App Sherlock Holmes City Game

Immerse yourself in the exciting world of Sherlock Holmes by collecting clues as part of a fun smartphone game. Solve the murder of a fictional character with your colleagues, friends, or family, and explore the highlights of Maastricht along the way. Make your way through the city by downloading the game app that will lead you around with specific directions. Take part in a unique adventure, full of brain teasers, puzzles, and lots of British humor. Become a high-class detective for a day and work alongside Sherlock Holmes. Take as long as you need to tackle this crime case, stopping to explore the area whenever you wish to. Restart the game when you're ready and have a blast while you come across iconic sites, such as Basilica of Our Lady, Vrijthof, and Saint Jan`s Church. Use your detective skills to unravel the mystery with your companions and discover the city in a unique way. Explore at your own pace and find the culprit. Whilst this game does not focus on interacting with your surroundings nor informing you about it, it is the perfect activity to explore this amazing city in a fun and interactive way. Get ready for a walk through the most beautiful places in the city.

Overloon War Museum: Entry Ticket

9. Overloon War Museum: Entry Ticket

War belongs in the museum. That is the motto of the Overloon War Museum. The Overloon War Museum presents the history of the Second World War, especially as it occurred in the Netherlands. Enter the museum and see how it can be that in 5 years' time more than 50 million people lost their lives, but also how the oppressed people resourcefully coped with restrictions and shortages. There is attention to the opposition, but also to the persecution. Finally, there is, of course, also attention paid to the liberation, with special attention to the Battle of Overloon.

Maastricht: Secrets of the City In-App Exploration Game

10. Maastricht: Secrets of the City In-App Exploration Game

Gather your closest friends for a fascinating adventure through the city of Maastricht. Play a fun game on your phone and explore the local landmarks and some secret locations along the way. Challenge yourself to interactive tasks and unlock clues to keep the game going. Download the game app and head over to the Vrijthof. Explore the area and buy a snack or two before pressing play to start your journey. Allow the app to lead you around the area, coming across iconic sites such as the Helpoort Vesting Museum and Jerkerkwartier Street. Finish the game all at once or take your time to wander around the city, pausing the app and restarting it whenever you feel like it. Stay engaged throughout your experience by solving puzzles that will unlock your next destinations.

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What people are saying about Limburg Province

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 68 reviews

Nice, pleasant, big, at 4 o'clock we didn't manage to do everything once. Also followed a pouring session in the infinity sauna and wow! awesome. Our guide did that very well, there was beautiful music and we could enjoy the view. worth repeating

Nice excursion, authentic crew, the heated interior is comfortable especially in winter….euromast is a must….go all the way….impressive!

Beautifully complete and well-maintained museum with very beautiful and special museum pieces. ideal to go with your grandsons.

The thermal bath is very nice, the employees are very nice and helpful, only there were problems because of the GYG ticket,

It was wonderfully relaxing. - Very nice helpful employee. Simply and fantastic experience, highly recommended