Things to see and do - Valkenburg
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Valkenburg Travel guide
Valkenburg : Michelin's recommendations
Located in the charming valley of Geul, Fauquemont, which belongs to the community of Valkenburg- Houthem, is a small old, busy town. It is a summer resort for holidaymakers attracted by gently undulating countryside, attractive leisure parks and many amusements. The town has preserved two gates from its old surrounding wall : Grendelpoort (14C) and Berkelpoort (15C). The hills surrounding the town contain many caves .
Tourist attractions Valkenburg : Things to see and do
Cauberg 4 NL - Valkenburg
These caves are old marl quarries which were used in Roman times. They often served as a sanctuary for refugees (French Revolution, the wars). The sedimentary rock contains many fossils. The walls are covered with drawings in charcoal or in bas-relie..
Daalhemerweg 31 NL - 2235 Valkenburg
A coal mine has been reconstructed in the galleries of an old quarry. The visit is informative on extraction methods of coal as it was done in Limburg before the closure of the last mines. A film from 1966 shows the collieries. In the galleries, you ..
Grotestraat Centrum 3 NL - 6030 AD Valkenburg
This museum brings together objects found during excavations in the castle, paintings of the town, reconstructed workshops and mementoes from shooting clubs. Exhibitions of contemporary art are also organized there.
Grendelplein 19 NL - 6301 BS Valkenburg
Hotel Limburgia is situated in the historic centre of Valkenburg and offers simply yet functional rooms with a seating area and TV. It features free Wi-Fi and a rustic pub. Valkenburg Railway Station is a 10-minute walk from Limburgia. The hotel is ..
Grendelplein 15 NL - 6301 BS Valkenburg
Hotel Montagna Delmondo is situated at the foot of the Cauberg Hill, in the very centre of Valkenburg. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi access. This family-run hotel offers bright and modern rooms with a private bathroom and TV. Breakfast is available da..
Daalhemerweg 1 NL - 6301 BJ Valkenburg
Offering a restaurant, Hotel 't Biekaer is located in Valkenburg. Free WiFi access is available. This accommodation is only 1 km from wellness centre Thermae 2000. Each room here will provide you with a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a DVD p..
Stationsstraat 21 NL - 6301 EZ Valkenburg
Quality is evident in the very fabric of this family-run restaurant. It boasts an elegant ambience with smart waiters, candelabras and comfortably upholstered chairs. Based on French traditions, the cuisine is classic while remaining open to contempo..
Broekhem 58 NL - 6301 HJ Valkenburg
A restaurant worth keeping an eye on. Contrasting modern décor and an open kitchen where the young chef explores the latest culinary advances. Front and back terraces.
Walramplein 1 NL - 6301 DC Valkenburg
Classic French restaurant in a traditional hotel. Front terrace, bright and colourful dining room, period chairs, amusing Italian-style fresco and the same chef since 1978.
Neerhem 68 NL - 6301 CJ Valkenburg
Cauberg 25 NL - 6301 BT Valkenburg
Broekhem 11 NL - 6301 HD Valkenburg
A Bib Gourmand with flair would be a good description for this formerly Michelin-starred establishment. Service is excellent and the atmospheric interior is very pleasant. The classically oriented chef adds personal touches to generous dishes that ar..