23 days in Limburg Province Itinerary

23 days in Limburg Province Itinerary

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23 days in Limburg Province Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  31​h
1
Arcen
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Valkenburg
— 10 nights
Drive + Fly:  36​h
End: Sydney

10
nights
Arcen

Arcen ©
Arcen is a village in the Dutch province of Limburg. Visit Kasteeltuinen Arcen and Kasteel De Keverberg for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Overloon War Museum and Museum De Locht. Get out of town with these interesting Arcen side-trips: Techniekmuseum Heim (in Hengelo), Enschede (Museum Twentse Welle & Rijksmuseum Twenthe) and Kasteel Huis Bergh (in 's-Heerenberg). Spend the 5th (Mon) exploring nature at National Park de Meinweg. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Natuurcentrum De Maashorst, buy something for everyone on your list at Designer Outlet Roermond, find something for the whole family at Attractiepark Toverland, and see the interesting displays at Keramiekcentrum Tiendschuur.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Arcen online trip itinerary builder .

Sydney, Australia to Arcen is an approximately 31-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Arcen, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect nights in Arcen to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Valkenburg.

Things to do in Arcen

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Roermond, Venlo, Overloon, Enschede, Museum Buurtspoorweg
Highlights from your plan
Overloon War Museum ©
Overloon War Museum
Kasteeltuinen Arcen ©
Kasteeltuinen Arcen
German War Cemetery Ysselsteyn ©
German War Cemetery Ysselsteyn

10
nights
Valkenburg

Valkenburg ©
Characterized by the ruins of a castle in the middle of the city, Valkenburg has an old-world charm.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica of Our Lady and Netherlands American Cemetery. Your inner history buff will appreciate Maastricht Underground and Boekhandel Dominicanen. Venture out of the city with trips to Het Familiemuseum (in Eijsden), Continium discovery center (in Kerkrade) and Thorn (Museum Abdijkerk Thorn, Gemeentemuseum 'Het Land Van Thorn', & more). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Brunssummerheide, don't miss a visit to Vrijthof, take an in-depth tour of Museum Romeinse Katakomben, and explore the world behind art at Bonnefanten Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Valkenburg trip planner.

Getting from Arcen to Valkenburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Valkenburg are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Valkenburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Maastricht, Heerlen, Thorn, Kerkrade, Margraten
Highlights from your plan
Boekhandel Dominicanen ©
Boekhandel Dominicanen
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
Basilica of Our Lady ©
Basilica of Our Lady