23 days in Limburg Province Itinerary

23 days in Limburg Province Itinerary

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Arcen
— 10 nights
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Valkenburg
— 10 nights

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Arcen

Arcen ©
Arcen is a village in the Dutch province of Limburg. Appreciate the collections at Eynderhoof Limburgs Openluchtmuseum and Overloon War Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kasteeltuinen Arcen and Kasteel Huis Bergh. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Arcen: Techniekmuseum Heim (in Hengelo), Enschede (De Museumfabriek & Rijksmuseum Twenthe) and National Park de Meinweg (in Herkenbosch). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Natuurcentrum De Maashorst, see the interesting displays at Museum Klok & Peel, get some fabulous bargains at Designer Outlet Roermond, and find something for the whole family at Attractiepark Toverland.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Arcen tour planner.

Sydney, Australia to Arcen is an approximately 31-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Arcen. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in August: highs in Arcen hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Valkenburg.

Things to do in Arcen

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Venlo, Roermond, Enschede, Overloon, Molen De Grauwe Beer
Highlights from your plan
Overloon War Museum ©
Overloon War Museum
Kasteeltuinen Arcen ©
Kasteeltuinen Arcen
Eynderhoof Limburgs Openluchtmuseum ©
Eynderhoof Limburgs Openluchtmuseum

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nights
Valkenburg

Valkenburg ©
Characterized by the ruins of a castle in the middle of the city, Valkenburg has an old-world charm.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum Romeinse Katakomben and Gemeentemuseum 'Het Land Van Thorn'. Castle Ruins & Velvet Cave and Basilica of St. Servatius will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Valkenburg: Thorn (Museum Abdijkerk Thorn & St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church)) and Gravenrode Park (in Landgraaf). And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Boekhandel Dominicanen, identify plant and animal life at Brunssummerheide, contemplate the long history of Fort Sint Pieter, and Head underground at Maastricht Underground.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Valkenburg planning app.

Getting from Arcen to Valkenburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Valkenburg sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. 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, Landgraaf
Highlights from your plan
Boekhandel Dominicanen ©
Boekhandel Dominicanen
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
Basilica of Our Lady ©
Basilica of Our Lady