What To See In Maastricht
Maastricht is one of the oldest cities in Holland, as you will quickly discover when strolling through the historic inner city. Churches, city walls, monumental merchant houses and big squares merge seamlessly with a comprehensive and varied range of shops.
Maastricht, capital city of the province Limburg, has over 120,000 inhabitants and is a real historical tourist city. Yearly it attracts over 3 million tourists to the city. Explore the canals, walk through the inner city and eat one of Limburg’s famous pies. Or maybe have a look inside the Saint Peter’s Church or visit the limestone mines, Maastricht has a lot to offer. The city is located in the southeast of the Netherlands.
The European Union developed as the result of the Maastricht treaty which was signed in this city in 1992.
Are you looking for the perfect city to indulge your love of art and the good life? A pleasant city filled with history, museums and culture? A city surrounded by beautiful nature in a hilly region? If so, you should definitely visit Maastricht. This city in the south of Holland boasts beautiful historic little districts, welcoming and exceptionally good restaurants and eateries, and plenty of art and attractions. And the best thing is that you can see the entire city centre on foot. If you want to enjoy the beautiful nature and castles outside the city boundaries, a bicycle can be easily hired.
Maastricht is also a city of indulgence and culinary highlights with nice terraces. There are pleasant lunchrooms, Michelin-starred restaurants, vineyard farms and an extensive range of excellent regional products and dishes. In short, ‘bons vivants’ should not miss out on Maastricht!
How To Get To Maastricht
Visitors from across the world come to Maastricht to visit
the Pain Science in Motion event hosted in the city centre.
The city centre of Maastricht is easy to reach by car and with public transport. Information about arrival by public transport and car.
The nearest airport to Maastricht is Maastricht Aachen Airport (MAA) which is 9 km away from the venue. Other nearby airports are Eindhoven (EIN) (70.9 km), Brussels (BRU) (84.8 km), Dusseldorf (DUS) (89.2 km) and Cologne Bonn (CGN) (100.7 km).