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Christmas Market

Christmas Cave: visit the underground Christmas market Valkenburg
Kerstmarkt in de Fluweelengrot

Christmas Market Valkenburg

The Christmas Market Fluweelengrot can be found in Valkenburg at Daalhemerweg 27. You are welcomed by our cozy outdoor square, after which you walk into the historic cave as follows. Follow the route of the corridor system and be enchanted by the stalls and festive decoration along the way.

Velvet Cave Christmas Market

The underground Christmas market 2023 can be visited from 17 November up to and including 30 December.

During the Christmas Market Valkenburg the Velvet caves, located on the Daalhemerweg 27 in Valkenburg aan de Geul, will be transformed into the unique, attractive, internationally well-known ‘ Christmas market Fluweelengrot ‘. In these ancient, fairy-tale surroundings you will find many, in Christmas atmosphere decorated stands, with Christmas- and gift items for everybody.

Your Christmas getaway would not be complete without enjoying a snack and a drink. This we make possible by providing various food and drink stands in the catering area inside the cave and on the beautifully decorated square. For more information visit Velvet Cave Christmas Market

Castle Ruins


Back to the Middle Ages. The rich history of the Middle Ages lives again with a visit to the Castle Ruins in Valkenburg aan de Geul, and its history dating back to the 11th century!

The Velvet Cave has many secrets. Discover a treasure trove of impressive wall murals, inscriptions, strange sculptures in the soft marlstone walls and a romantic chapel dating from the French period (18th century).

Want to relax after an exciting climb to the ruins? You can have a drink or bite while enjoying a delightful view in our restaurant overseeing Valkenburg and the hilltop castle

Daalhemerweg 27 | 6301 BJ Valkenburg aan de Geul

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Daalhemerweg 27 | 6301 BJ Valkenburg aan de Geul

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