Welcome to Maastricht, a city with a lot to offer. The city’s rich history is tangible in countless monumental buildings and other sights worth visiting. A walk around the city is worth the effort, as is a visit to one of Maastricht’s many museums. Maastricht is the ideal place for an afternoon’s shopping or a great day out. The many shops on offer are also very diverse and, besides practically all the major retail chains, you’ll find a large number of specialist stores, among others in the areas of fashion, art and antiques. Maastricht also boasts an especially high number of dining opportunities, from bistros to starred restaurants. After a snack you can immerse yourself in the brisk nightlife. What’s it to be? A pub or trendy bar? There’s plenty to choose from! Whatever you’re looking for, everything is close at hand in Maastricht.
In the neighbourhood
For your everyday shopping you can go to Albert Heijn, which is literally around the corner. Most restaurants are situated around the three large squares in the city: the Markt, the Vrijthof and the Onze-Lieve-Vrouweplein. Maastricht also boasts three starred restaurants: Beluga (two Michelin stars), Château Neercanne, Tout à Fait and Toine Hermsen (all three one star).
Check out the restaurant site www.iens.nl for more restaurant suggestions. Here you’ll find restaurants with all possible cuisines – from French and international to Mediterranean and oriental – in all price classes.