Things to see and do - Genk
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Genk Travel guide
Genk : Michelin's recommendations
Genk, on the edge of the Kempen region, is Limburg's largest industrial centre. It is also a prosperous town with modern shopping centres and the Limburghal (1979), a conference and exhibition centre. It boasts a sober hilltop brick church (1954) with lofty vaults and the superb Molenvijver public gardens, as well as the Kattevennen leisure park and Kattevenia sports complex.
Tourist attractions Genk : Things to see and do
Bokrijklaan 1 B - Genk
Around 100 buildings spread over 90ha, illustrating bygone life in the Flemish provinces. Three sections focus on rural life, a fourth is urban. Each rural section corresponds to a region: Kempen, Limburg, and Flanders. The urban section features rec..
N75 B - 3600 Genk
The marshy area stretching among heather-clad hills contains a string of lakes where many water birds live.
Noordlaan 36 B - 3600 Genk
Located in Genk, a 10-minute drive from Hoge Kempen National Park in an area known for its bicycle tourism, Hotel De Schacht supplies guests with functional rooms, free Wi-Fi access in public areas of the hotel and free private parking facilities. E..
Wiemesmeerstraat 105 B - 3600 Genk
A true pleasure for the eyes, this futuristic building was designed so you can see the kitchen and surrounding nature from everywhere. Add the elegant decor and top-level contemporary dishes and you have a spectacular show!
Europalaan 38 B - 3600 Genk
Restaurant originally arranged in an avant-garde spirit. Try the "Signature" menu.
Jaarbeurslaan 4 B - 3600 Genk
Diners can admire their rib of beef roasting over the embers of the fireplace-grill, which takes pride of place in this restaurant. The walls are decked in hunting trophies, and just 2min from Limburghal, this establishment takes you on an exciting t..
Hooiweg 51 B - 3600 Genk
Restaurant in a pretty, neo-rustic setting located in a residential area on the edge of the town centre. Feminine presence in the kitchen, highly popular surprise menu, inviting back terrace.
Havenstraat 18 B - 3600 Genk
Europalaan 99 B - 3600 Genk
An Italian restaurant located on the main road through Genk. A light dining area with tables close to one another, and a menu decorated with the owner's photos of the homeland, Italy.