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Kasteel-Ruine Valkenburg

Daalhemerweg 27, 6301 BJ Valkenburg, The Netherlands
+31 43 609 0110
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Could not offer a review of the ruins as we could not gain entry. They only accept Credit/Debit... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
LesHuds0n
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Wirral, United Kingdom
Historic site

Out in the open is this site with the remainder of what once was a castle towering above everything... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
WorldTravelOne
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Breukelen Ut
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  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
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“castle ruins” (2 reviews)
“velvet cake” (2 reviews)
“hill” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Daalhemerweg 27, 6301 BJ Valkenburg, The Netherlands
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+31 43 609 0110
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Could not offer a review of the ruins as we could not gain entry. They only accept Credit/Debit Cards and will not accept cash!

Thank LesHuds0n
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Out in the open is this site with the remainder of what once was a castle towering above everything else in Valkenburg. Worth a look.

Thank WorldTravelOne
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Amazing walking tour of middle-age ruins in The Netherlands. This TripAdvisor page recommends three hours but it can be done in less than half that if your pressed for time. Definitely a weather-dependent tour.

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

If you are passionate about history this is a place you should visit. At first we were attracted by how lights shine upon the castle from Valkenburg center during a walk in the cozy city center. The view is from the Castle is impressive and...More

Thank Flavius D
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Unfortunately we visited the castle ruins on a rainy December day. For I like to visit castles (in ruins or not) anyway, well we went in anyway. I guess it could have been much nicer on a sunny day, but I einjoyed it nevertheless. It...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Visit the velvet cave which connects you to the castle. Ask for the interesting history of this castle. Enjoy the view from the top.

Thank rfmunsel
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This attraction the Castle ruin should not be missed in Valkenburg. Informative and historical and speaks of the past of Valkenburg. The tickets are reasonably priced.

Thank MijnlieverdFH
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Been there a few times, and still like it. Maybe I like castles even this one is just ruins and some nice spots remain. Is on top of the hill, you can´t miss it, from different locations from Valkenburg you can see it. Fee to...More

Thank JordiBo
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Expect to spend at least one hour under ground on the velvet cave tour. It is conducted alternately in Dutch or English. Be sure to specify your language of choice when you buy your tickets. Wear proper footwear and have a light jacket or sweater....More

Thank Karen H
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