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Castle Ruins

The rich history of the Middle Ages lives again with a visit to the castle ruins in Valkenburg aan de Geul, and its history dating back to the 11th century!

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Velvet Cave

Nice and cool in the summer and wonderfully warm in the winter, the Velvet Cave is a permanent 12 degrees Celsius year-round! Visit the oldest cave (marlstone quarry excavation) in South Limburg.

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Velvet Cave Enjoy a guided tour of one of the oldest underground corridors in South-Limburg. Be amazed by the tales about the quarry operatives mining the marlstone that built castles and churches. Sympathize with the people hiding there during the
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Birds of prey

Falcons and falconry are traditionally connected to Valkenburg and its castle. Since the middle ages Falcons where used because of their ingenious hunting skills.
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