Our most recommended things to do in Maastricht

Medieval Maastricht: Quest Experience

Medieval Maastricht: Quest Experience

Play a city game that takes you on a journey through the historical hotspots of Maastricht, the Roman settlement turned Medieval trade centre, and birthplace of the Euro. You will play the role of a knight on a breath-taking adventure, as you discover lesser known stories from the city’s rich history. The app offers precise directions through the city. Play at your own pace. Feel free to pause and explore your surroundings whenever you wish. After you book the game, you’ll get an email with instructions on how to play. For larger groups, one person can purchase access for the entire group by selecting the number of people in the group. All group members will be able to play the city game on their smartphone. Alternatively, each person can purchase their own voucher. You can play as a group and solve the clues together as you walk, or you can split into smaller groups/teams and compete against the others. Each person can also play on their own, separate from the group, and meet the group at the end.

Valkenburg: Thermae 2000 Spa Entry Ticket

Valkenburg: Thermae 2000 Spa Entry Ticket

Relax and rewind at Thermae 2000 the luxury wellness resort and 4-star hotel of Thermae 2000. Spend a whole day at the recently renovated wellness facilities of this resort. Enjoy activities from the new experience programme which include floating, singing bowl sessions, tea rituals, start to yoga lessons and many more. Benefit from the unlimited usage of scrub salt, shower gel, and shampoo. Thermae 2000 is situated on top of the Cauberg, hidden between nature with a beautiful view. The most famous mountain of the Netherlands, the Cauberg is known because it has been part of the World cycling championships several times. Besides the World Championships, many important cycling races have taken place on the Cauberg, such as the Amstel Gold Race. The Cauberg is an indispensable part of Thermae 2000. In 1989 three springs were tapped into the Cauberg for thermal water. All baths in the wellness resort are equipped with this thermal water.

Maastricht: Museum of Illusions Entry Ticket

Maastricht: Museum of Illusions Entry Ticket

Enjoy a unique and unforgettable experience during your visit to Maastricht. Bring the whole family and all your friends, having fun is a guarantee for all ages in Museum of Illusions Maastricht! Discover 50 visual and interactive illusions, among which are our infinity room, reversed room, chair illusion, holograms, and many more! Different visual illusions learn visitors how perceiving reality is influenced by science, vision, perspective, and other stimuli. The interactive installations provide the chance to become one with the illusions and to take the most unique pictures of your friends and/or family. Prepare for an experience that will challenge and amaze your imagination!

2 Hours Walking Tour in Maastricht

2 Hours Walking Tour in Maastricht

This walking tour is led by a group of enthusiastic guides who love Maastricht and enjoy talking about it even more. We show you the highlights of Maastricht on a 2-hour walking tour in the city center. What makes Maastricht unique? Has it always been a part of Holland? This tour also introduces you to Maastricht's typical Dutch food and traditions. We visit places you otherwise would not see, and explain the typical culture of this town, which is very different from Holland. Join us for a 2-hour adventure where we share our love for Maastricht with you. As a bonus, we share our best tips on where to eat and what to do in and around Maastricht. 

Secrets of Maastricht, self-guided discovery game

Secrets of Maastricht, self-guided discovery game

Set off on an exciting self-guided journey of discovery ️ as you wander through the enchanting streets of charming Maastricht. All the information you need for your adventure will be in the email sent to you by Secret City Trails. Simply fire up the playlink and kickstart your adventure. What to expect: Get to know more about the city, discover the secrets of the main attractions, and learn about curious facts that you won't read elsewhere. Cryptic indications make you wind through the city's streets, inviting you to pay attention to details which you usually would not have noticed. Once you've arrived at the correct stop, you will have to solve a question: open your eyes and mind and use your location to find the right answer! Explore: Discover local bars, enjoy historical sights, the charming St Jan church and St Servaas basilica, the childhood home of famous violinist André Rieu and dodge the many cyclists. Find cool statues, squares such as the famous Vrijthof as well as cosy cafés hidden on narrow streets. Unlock the enchanting stories of Maastricht️! Made by locals: Our passionate local creator designed an interactive walk through the city. This walk will take you from one location to the next. As you solve each riddle, you will unlock fun facts as well as fascinating information on the history of the city. Finally our creator shares their best local recommendations with you. Made for you: Whether you are already familiar with Maastricht or just beginning to explore its wonders, prepare to encounter new delights that will spark your curiosity wherever your adventures lead you next. Secret City Trails provides an ideal adventure for all, from curious minds to puzzle enthusiasts, history buffs, and architecture aficionados. Perfect for friends, families, couples, solo travellers, locals, visitors, schools, and companies alike, this immersive experience unveils the city's hidden treasures in a fun and educational way. Ready to start? Set yourself up for a day of exploration on this interactive city discovery experience and inject some extra fun into your city trip. So, put your thinking cap on, keep your eyes wide open and let your imagination run wild as you crack this Secret City Trail.

Explore Maastricht with Passionate Tour Guides

Explore Maastricht with Passionate Tour Guides

IMPORTANT: This tour is 3€ to book but a tip per person is expected at the end of the tour. Our Walking Tour of Maastricht stands out as a truly exceptional journey through one of Europe's most enchanting cities. How much should I tip the guide? Some people give 10€ others give 20€, it's up to you! What makes our tour uniquely compelling is our dedication to uncovering the heart and soul of Maastricht, beyond its stunning architecture and vibrant streets. We delve deep into the city's rich history, from its Roman roots to its pivotal role in European treaties, ensuring our guests gain insights not found elsewhere. Our passionate guides share captivating stories, hidden gems, and local legends, bringing the cobblestoned lanes and historic facades to life. Moreover, we prioritize a personalized experience, ensuring small group sizes for a more intimate and interactive exploration. This attention to detail, combined with our commitment to authenticity and enrichment, makes our walking tour a must-do for those wishing to discover the true essence of Maastricht, making every step an unforgettable journey through time. Some of our visitors' comments: "Ricardo gave a nice tour through Maastricht. He told some good history about the city. But overall he gave a good vibe to the group. Even when the rain came down on us he kept spirits up and we felt not to miss anything of the city. We loved his references to his home country and his jokes." (Peter C) "Touring Maastricht was great! Walked a lot to see the Star of the Ocean, a number of churches, Dominicanen bookstore, able to cross St Servatius bridge (said to be oldest bridge in the Netherlands. Our tour guide, Ricky Martin , Ricardo Olivares, was really fun to be with. Cheers!" (KitchieVM)

Maastricht: Escape Tour - Self-Guided Citygame

Maastricht: Escape Tour - Self-Guided Citygame

Escape from 15th-century Maastricht during this exhilarating Escape Tour. Get to know Libertus van Bommel and help him find the secret exit of Maastricht. In the 15th century, the church and the monastery ruled over Maastricht. The prior of the Kruisheren monastery, Libertus van Bommel, therefore had many responsibilities. But unfortunately, Van Bommel made quite a mess of his tasks. So he had to get out of the city as soon as possible, without someone noticing him. Will he make it? Choose your starting time with your teammates, beginning at anytime day or night. Make your way across the city, checking off tasks to find all the clues you need to reach the secret passage. As you search for clues, marvel at the beautiful sights of the town. Walk past the Basilica of Saint Servatius, marvel at beautifel sites and keep an eye out for the many historic buildings in the city center. Work quickly, and you and your team could set the record for the fastest tour. Good luck!

Hoensbroek: Entry Ticket to Hoensbroek Castle

Hoensbroek: Entry Ticket to Hoensbroek Castle

Witness adventures from a distant past come to life on a visit to the Hoensbroek Castle with these entry tickets. Follow the route in the brochure or go on a castle treasure hunt. Discover more than 40 beautifully decorated rooms in this grand museum castle. Walk through the fairytale-like passageways and over 40 splendid chambers of the castle. Take a self-guided route described in the tour booklet, available at the box office. Read fun facts about the building and get more information from the signs in the castle rooms. You can also explore the castle with the Discover the Castle Tour. Discover the 10 most special places using a map – from the secret room to the little privy. Kids can collect 10 different stamps during their investigation. In the ballroom, admire the glorious 18th-century halls with ceiling paintings, chandeliers, and gold-plated images of Countess van Hoensbroek. Climb up the 60-meter-high fortified medieval watchtower. Enter the dungeon where the lights go out slowly while the door locks behind you.

Maastricht Self Guided Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Game

Maastricht Self Guided Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Game

The Sherlock Holmes City Game is a self-guided tour that gives you a fun and interactive way to walk around the city. All you need is a phone with an internet connection. As soon as you book the game, we will send you all the information you need via email. By moving around the city, you will unlock assignments. Here you will find characters who are willing to help. But the information comes at a price! Solve their puzzles, take on hilarious photo challenges, chase down culprits and play along to get closer to solving the murder of Balthasar. IMPORTANT INFORMATION: - Difficulty level: easy – also suitable for families with children - Duration: 2 hours - Tickets: You only need to buy 1 ticket per group (1-4 people) - Each group will play with 1 device. For groups of more than 4 people, you can buy 2 or more tickets. - To book this game you need to indicate a date/time, BUT you can start whenever you like. - *NOTE: this City Game uses the city as an interactive playing field but DOES NOT provide any information about the city! HOW TO PLAY: Book the City Game, check the email we send you with the instructions, download the Loquiz App, and begin your gaming experience! Explore the city at your own pace while playing the Sherlock Holmes City Game, a self-guided tour that offers a lot of freedom and flexibility. You can play when, where and with who you want. Whether you want to play alone for personal excitement or with a group of people this is the game for you! Playing with more groups will turn into a competitive experience, perfect as a teambuilding activity. This game is a fun activity you can do while visiting a city with your family and friends or as a couple. Our City Game offers the maximum independence, you can play pause & continue whenever you want!

e-Scavenger hunt: explore Maastricht at your own pace

e-Scavenger hunt: explore Maastricht at your own pace

Go on a discovery tour of Maastricht. Discover the most important facts and famous locations of the city Maastricht. Search for the city's treasures with your family or friends. Can you complete the assignments? Will you get the top score in Maastricht? This e-Scavenger hunt will give you a fantastic day in Maastricht. Decide for yourself when you start, pause and end. Play in one team or in smaller teams against each other. Get to know the city in a unique way, ideal for families, friends or colleagues. Instructions for starting the tour will be given after booking. You can do this tour whenever you choose.

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What people are saying about Maastricht

Overall rating

4.5
(19 reviews)

Ricardo was a great tour guide. Even the kids enjoyed the tour and found it interesting! A definite must of you'd like to get to know Maastricht!

Beautiful castle. Not everything was open, but there was plenty to see. Also very fun for young children

It was a very nice experience. It is small but very well done.

Recommendation. Really exciting castle. Children welcome.

It was great! Ricardo (aka Ricky Martin) was awesome