Since 1833 Valkenburg is a tourist town. The castle-like station attracted many passengers to get off. They also discovered the impressive castle ruin of natural beauty in the vicinity. Therefore Valkenburg is the oldest tourist site in the Netherlands.
Here was established the first tourist office in the Netherlands. Valkenburg is also known as’ Bad ‘Valkenburg or’ Mergelstad “. The warm yellow color will you both underground and above ground in the town and its immediate surroundings against.
Valkenburg has many sights and attractions such as castles, museums and theme parks. Nationwide fame enjoy Thermae 2OOO, the spa park and the Holland Casino on top of the Cauberg. Groups can enjoy underground and overground mountain biking, zip lining and rappelling. Charming shops, restaurants, terraces, the river Geul and historic buildings typify the look of Valkenburg. From the edge of the center you can make beautiful hiking and cycling through the hills.