South Limburg Valkenburg
6 Days - Tour No AC9019
Based in this fashionable fortified town, nicknamed ‘Marltown’ because of the yellow colour of the marlstone. Valkenburg’s attractions include a castle, museums, fun parks, caves, casino and numerous bars, cafes and shops.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
ImageMaastricht courtesy of NBTC
Included in CostIncluded in Cost
Coach travel + ferry crossings
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
city tour and river trip in Maastricht
single steam train journey
entrance to Mondo Verde Gardens
pre dinner ‘happy hour’ with 50% off selected drinks (Sept date only)
one night music evening
ItineraryThe River Rur
Day 1 Morning departure to Dover for the crossing to Calais and on to Valkenburg for a four night stay.
Days 2 to 4 We have included the following excursions:
A visit to the Netherlands American cemetery and Memorial, the only American military cemetery in the Netherlands with a rich historical background, before continuing to a picturesque fairy tale village of Monschau on the banks of the River Rur. After the visit return to the hotel for some free time in Valkenburg. An excursion to Maastricht, known as the ‘Paris of the Benelux’. Here you will enjoy a city tour by an American bus followed by an hours cruise on the River Meuse where you will get to see a whole different side of the city. After lunch you will take a historic steam train ride on the South Limburg Railway from Simpleveld to Schin op Geul (on certain dates this may operate in reverse).
Day tour including a visit to the Mondo Verde Gardens of the World, beautifully laid out gardens depicting areas of the world with a surprise round every corner.
Day 5 Breakfast, then commence the homeward journey.Back to top