Destination guide

The historical city of Valkenburg aan de Geul awaits you

The area's history and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Valkenburg aan de Geul. This city's parks, casino gaming and spas draw many visitors. Bonnefanten Museum and Basilica of Our Lady are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Valkenburg aan de Geul

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Valkenburg aan de Geul a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Valkenburg Cable Car (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • De Valkenier Amusement Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Stichting Sportpark West (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Maastricht International Golf (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • SnowWorld Landgraaf (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Mondo Verde (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Valkenburg aan de Geul

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valkenburg aan de Geul is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Theodoor Dorrenplein (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Fluwelengrot (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Valkenburg Caves (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Zonneberg (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Mondo Verde (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Hoge Kempen National Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Valkenburg aan de Geul

The nearest airport is in Maastricht (MST-Maastricht - Aachen), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Liege (LGG), which is 22.2 mi (35.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Valkenburg Station or Houthem-St. Gerlach Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Valkenburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 701 holiday lettings around Valkenburg. From 314 Flats to 334 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Valkenburg?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Valkenburg. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Wilhemina Toren: 712 holiday homes
  • Valkenburg Cable Car: 712 holiday homes
  • De Valkenier Amusement Park: 718 holiday homes
  • Theodoor Dorrenplein: 707 holiday homes
  • Museum Land van Valkenburg: 708 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Valkenburg! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Valkenburg?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Valkenburg with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Municipality of Maastricht: 666 holiday lettings
  • Aachen: 270 holiday lettings
  • Mechelen: 640 holiday lettings
  • Liège: 156 holiday lettings
  • Stevensweert: 145 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Valkenburg?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Valkenburg. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wilhemina Toren: 712 holiday rentals
  • Valkenburg Cable Car: 712 holiday rentals
  • De Valkenier Amusement Park: 718 holiday rentals
  • Theodoor Dorrenplein: 707 holiday rentals
  • Museum Land van Valkenburg: 708 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valkenburg listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.