Maastricht is perhaps the most Italian city in the Netherlands, thanks to its Roman history and its wealth of Italian culinary establishments. Discover the Italian atmosphere of Wyck, the Stokstraatkwartier district, and the Onze Lieve Vrouweplein square.
Somebody recently asked Egbert if he was feeling homesick for France. His answer was a simple no. He grew up as a true epicure appreciating the good life in Alsace, which is why he also feels at home in Maastricht with its touch of French flair.
Although the new measures are quite severe, there’s still a lot to do in Maastricht. Following the appropriate measures, you can rediscover and enjoy our fantastic city. With the ‘Visit Maastricht... safely’ (‘Veilig rondje stad’) campaign and extended opening hours, businesses in the city are making sure you can go shopping and enjoy the city once more. We hope to see you soon!
Our guides have resumed their work, and most guided tours can be booked once more. If you would like to discover the history, sources of innovation, or hotspots of Maastricht, then view which guided tours of the city we offer. If you want to find out more about the enchanting underground world below Maastricht, then view Maastricht Underground's range of guided tours. Our guides can't wait to show you around the Maastricht cave system.Explore it now
It was quite a challenge to compile a top ten of things to see in Maastricht. After all, how can you limit it to only ten, when there are so many beautiful things here? Nevertheless, we did it and invite you to discover all of them!
Maastricht is known for her colorful region, the backyard of Maastricht. Find out what you have to see! Discover the most beautiful, fun and fascinating places in South Limburg and Euregion!
Discover the region
Maastricht is a city where old and new come together, with famous as well as many hidden places. Here is a list of our favourites. Discover which district is your favourite.
Better known as the historic centre of Maastricht, this shopping paradise is surrounded by the most beautiful squares: Onze Lieve Vrouweplein, Markt, and Vrijthof.Binnenstad
The cutting-edge area of Maastricht, this district is an architectural gem, with a vast square, city library, and fine coffee shops.Céramique
A warm welcome as you step off the train: the Wyck District. Local entrepreneurs, fine dining, and the best views of the Meuse. The bridges separate Wyck from the city centre.Wyck
A chic area of Maastricht: exclusive clothes shops, hidden places, and romantic squares such as Op de Thermen.Stokstraatkwartier
Walk from the centre via Stadspark through Sint Pieter and discover this beautiful residential area overlooked by the majestic St. Pietersberg hill.Sint Pieter
Here you can soak up Maastricht's French vibes. This special part of the city centre is named after the tranquil Jeker river that flows through it.Jekerkwartier
A place of innovation and regeneration, this district is in full bloom and is far from finished flowering. Backdropped by the historic city harbour and home to the Sphinxpassage, an ode to its rich past.Sphinxkwartier