Summer in Limburg

Couple sunbathing in summer at the Oolderplas in Herten with several boats on the water in the background

Enjoy the summer in Limburg!

Who is not looking forward to summer? Warm temperatures, long days and balmy evenings. Summer is the season to discover the outdoors. And here, in the Heart of Limburg, you can really enjoy the summer. Hike and cycle under the shining sun through beautiful natural areas. Dive into the water to cool down on a hot summer day or float in a boat or sloop on the Maasplassen. Afterwards, end the perfect summer day on one of the many terraces in the Heart of Limburg.

Walking with the sun on your face

Put on your hiking shoes and explore the vast landscapes and picturesque villages in the Heart of Limburg. The purple heaths, lush forests and colourful fields of flowers form a beautiful backdrop for all your summer walks through the heart of Limburg.

9 summer walks in Limburg

Man and woman walk in Leudal under the bright summer sun

Summer cycling routes along the junctions

Summer is perfect for getting out and about by bike. In Limburg, there is an extensive system of junctions that will make your cycling trip a lot easier. You can plan your own route but you can also use ready-made cycling routes that we have put together for you. We have listed 9 summer cycling routes for you.

9 summer cycling routes

Family waits for the ferry at Ool in Roermond municipality

Water sports paradise

Did you know that Limburg is a water sports paradise? One of the popular destinations for water sports activities is the beautiful Maasplassen area. Here you can swim, supp, sail, row, windsurf, water-ski, kayak, canoe and much more. Because of the many water sports possibilities, the calm waters and the beautiful landscape, it is no wonder that so many people come here to enjoy the water. 

Check out the water sports possibilities here

People slide down the superslide at Funbeach Panheel while others watch

Enjoy a terrace

Nothing beats a terrace on a hot summer day. Enjoy a refreshing drink and the tastiest Limburg regional products on a terrace by the water or in a historic village centre. Here you will experience Limburg's hospitality at its best. 

Find out where you can enjoy a terrace

The terrace on the Hariksee by the old castle

Day out when it rains

Inevitable in our little chilly country is the occasional day with nothing but rain. Even in summer... But not to worry, even on a rainy day there is plenty to do and experience in the Heart of Limburg. It is the ideal day to visit one of the many fun museums, get pampered in a wellness centre or catch a film at the cinema. Prefer something more active? Go bowling, play indoor miniature golf, laser gaming or splash in the water of a subtropical swimming pool. Plenty of choice!

Tips for a rainy day

Boy and girl slide down a water slide at holiday park de Lommerbergen