Valkenburg
The Essential
Interesting
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 .

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Valkenburg

Valkenburg Municipal Caves
Valkenburg Municipal Caves
These caves are old marl quarries which
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Steenkolenmijn Valkenburg (Mining museum)
Steenkolenmijn Valkenburg (Mining museum)
A coal mine has been reconstructed in
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Wilhelminatoren (Wilhelmina tower)
Wilhelminatoren (Wilhelmina tower)
From the top of the 30m high tower (160
Kasteel-Ruine (Castle ruins)
Kasteel-Ruine (Castle ruins)
The ruined castle of the lords of
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Valkenburg Regional Museum
Valkenburg Regional Museum
The former town hall (1900) houses the
Romeinse Catacomben (Roman Catacombs)
Romeinse Catacomben (Roman Catacombs)
This is the reconstruction of fourteen
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