Spring fever in Limburg

Bicycles on the Roerkade in spring

Experience spring in Limburg!

Come and enjoy the beautiful nature, fun activities and cosy atmosphere in Limburg during spring! Limburg is the place to be for a family spring break. In spring, Limburg is at its best: the blossoms are in full bloom and the trees regain their fresh green colour. You can enjoy hiking or cycling through the Limburg countryside. There are also many cosy outdoor cafés where you can enjoy a refreshing drink or a delicious lunch with Limburg's most popular regional product: the asparagus!

Asparagus, the white gold

Everybody in Limburg is always looking forward to spring. Not only because the days are getting longer, the weather sunnier, the birds start singing and new life appears. But also because spring is the start of the asparagus season. Asparagus, also known as the white gold, is the most popular regional product in Limburg. Depending on the weather, the asparagus season starts from April/May and lasts until St John's Day on 24 June. 

Asparagus activities & packages

Fresh asparagus, just cut from the asparagus field

Cycling through spring in Limburg

With an extensive network of cycle paths leading through beautiful landscapes, cycling is the best way to explore Limburg. Along the banks of the Meuse you will find numerous picturesque villages and historical sights, such as castles and churches. Moreover, there are many cosy terraces and eateries where you can enjoy a snack and a drink. And with the new Cycling Map North and Central Limburg 2023, you will never lose your way during your cycling trip!

Read more about cycling in Limburg

Couple looks at the new North and Central Limburg Cycling Map at the works of art along the river Maas in Venray

The new water sports season

With spring approaching, the water sports season also begins in Limburg. The region is known for the river Maas and the Maasplassen. Here, lovers of water sports can enjoy themselves to the full. Whether you like sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, wakeboarding or fishing, Limburg offers plenty of water sports opportunities for everyone. The water sports season in Limburg officially starts on 1 April and lasts until 31 October. During this period, most marinas and boat rental companies are open and you can fully enjoy all water sports possibilities. There are also many cosy terraces and restaurants, where you can enjoy a snack and a drink while looking out over the water.

Water sports paradise Limburg

Suppen in Limburg past grazing cows

Special overnight stays

Limburg is known for its beautiful natural areas, historic cities and charming villages. But what many people do not know is that you can spend the night here in very special places. Whether you like luxury and comfort or tranquillity and simplicity, you will find it all here. Think for example of unique holiday homes in the form of tree houses, tiny houses, historic castles and even a former prison. But cosy B&Bs in old farms, monumental buildings and romantic villas are also plentiful.

Special overnight stays

Spend the night in the former prison Het Arresthuis in Roermond