The iconic locks of Maasbracht
The iconic lock complex of Maasbracht is located in in the Julianakanaal. It has the largest drop of all locks in the Netherlands, at 11.85 meters, and is therefore well worth a visit.
The complex comprises three locks with identical gullies, with an extended length of no less than 225 meters and a width of 16.00 meters.
Cycle or walk across and be amazed of its size and operation of one of the largest inland navigation locks in the Netherlands and Europe.
The 'white town' of Thorn
Thorn, the "white town", used to serve as a mini principality. Today it's a welcoming town for visitors from all over the world. Thorn is known for its striking white-painted houses and monumental buildings. The Abbey Church towers above the cozy village, and via the typical streets and alleys of mesh pebbles in the historic center, you'll come accros many lovely terraces. Here you'll find regional specialties, both on your plate and in your glass. The fact that it's only 8 minutes away by car, or 22 minutes by bike, makes in a very easy and interesting visit.
The historic city center of Roermond
Roermond is located on only 10-minutes by car, or 30 minutes by bike. The city has a rich history, many sights and a protected cityscape. Special is the influence of Roermond's Pierre Cuypers, grandmaster of the Gothic Revival and Chief Government Architect from the late 19th century. For example, he is present in bronze on "his" Munsterplein. His beautiful (music) Kiosk is still used for concerts. The ECI Culturalfactory and many monuments are also worth admiring. Walk from one monument to another (eg. with a city walk) and marvel at the old trading houses. In between you settle down on the historic Munsterplein and enjoy the atmosphere. We'll tell you about the ins and outs of Roermond and its best places, such as the Roerkade and the Suburb St. Jacob Roermond.
Shopping at Designer Outlet Roermond
The Designer Outlet Roermond is a 5-minute walk from the historic city center of Roermond. This outlet center has grown in over 18 years into the largest and most successful outlet in Europe with 185 stores and 25 catering establishments.
Shops and restaurants
The Designer Outlet in Roermond offers luxury and premium lifestyle brands at discounted prices. There is something for every shopper: from iconic fashion brands such as Prada, Gucci, Armani and Burberry, to sports labels such as Puma, New Balance, Nike and Adidas, and main street brands such as Guess, Diesel, Superdry and Desigual.
The Outlet is open 363 days a year and is closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.
Monday to Friday 10am - 9pm
Saturday & Sunday 9am - 10pm
Fun Beach Event & Leasurepark
Enjoy the summer! Fun Beach The Beach means enjoying a wonderful beach day in a great location surrounded by nature.
Take a refreshing dip, experience the Aquapark or play along with the many board games. Both young and old will have a great time here!
A unique recreation park, beautifully situated on the water with a beautiful white beach and spacious green sunbathing areas surrounded by nature. Fun Beach is also home to the largest Aquapark in the Netherlands and the Fun Beach Fountain, one of the highest fountains in the world. At Fun beach you can enjoy your ideal summer day out!
Fun Beach is open daily from Saturday 25 April to Sunday 13 September from 10 am to 7 pm.
Discover Magical Maastricht
Dream away in charming Maastricht... the ideal day trip, as its center is only a 30-minute drive away, and also easily accessible by public transport. Maastricht has a rich history, with a different character on every corner. Spend your day shopping in hip shops, department stores and boutiques, and explore the city in doing so. Or discover the many culinary destination to eat, with cafes and terraces in the most beautiful squares, and restaurants from haute cuisine to typical Maastricht food.
Crossing the border
The cozy, Belgian town of Maaseik is also only a fifteen minute drive away. Cycling here is even more fun, with a distance of 13 kilometers along many beautiful, untouched nature and loads of water. You'll even cross the Maas with the bicycle ferry! In Maaseik you will discover worldly buildings, churches, monasteries, museums and many more sights, such as the remains of the former wall of Maaseik. Enjoy a Belgian specialty or relax at one of many terraces at its grand main square.