The route follows the cycling junction system, namely numbers 50-41-17-18-19-50. You can start the hiking route at any point along the route. You walk the route clockwise. In Wessem, you can stay on the route and enjoy Burgundian Limburg at various places.
Overview of the route
There are two methods to fully explore the archaeological hiking route in Wessem:
Use the information brochure about the Archeo hiking route of Wessem as your guide. You can pick it up for free at the following tourist information offices (VVV-Vestigingen). This will provide you with additional information about the places you pass along the way. The route is also displayed in the brochure. Additionally, open the Archeo Route Limburg app at each Archeo Route Limburg site to experience the stories behind the archaeological findings. Tip: You can also download the file to your smartphone.
Use the route on your smartphone as your guide (instead of the aforementioned brochure). Click on the download button below to directly access the route in our route planner. Click on the "see and do" button below the map. Then, check the "Archeo site" option. This will show you the locations of archaeological sites along the route. You can start the route immediately on your smartphone by using "NAVIGATE." Make sure your GPS location is turned on. This way, you can see exactly where you are on the route. You can also share or print the route. Additionally, open the Archeo Route Limburg app at each Archeo Route Limburg site to experience the stories behind the archaeological findings.
The Wessem hiking route is an interesting and educational experience for young and old alike. If you enjoy it, take a look at the Archeo hiking route Thorn as well, which you can connect to the Wessem hiking route via junctions 43 and 38.
Tips for your smartphone en route
Turn on your navigation and sound.
Make sure the battery of your phone is fully charged and take your powerbank with you if necessary.