Explore the real Maastricht, discover the special places, buildings and panoramas and hear the stories that go with them. The bicycle is the ideal means to explore Maastricht with our city-savvy English-speaking guides. The 2 hour tours are suitable for all age groups and fitness-levels. Comfy city-bikes, leisurely speed.
From its Roman origins, Maastricht grew into one of the most formidable European fortified cities and later became the first industrialised town in the Netherlands. With its French-speaking hinterland, Maastricht always had an international ambience, nowadays reinforced by its role as an international university city.
Recently, several of it’s industrial sites have been converted into stylish housing and commercial areas, with contributions by numerous internationally renowned archtects. Maastricht remains a compact city where Roman, medieval, industrial and contemporary elements can be experienced in each others close proximity and the inner city is just a couple of minutes away from a landscape of rolling slopes with vineyards.