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T H E TO U R OF LIMBURG short break? always Limburg!

5 X LIMBURG’S VIBRANT CYCLING PARADISE

CROSS THE BORDER INTO THE MAASLAND Flat paths over Maas dikes, winding alleys to medieval villages, cross the border to the Netherlands on a cycle ferry ... Cycling in the Maas Valley River Park is as fun as it is ground-breaking.

EVERY SEASON IS THE BEST

Cycling in Limburg is unforgettable: all year round. You can pedal from junction to junction on metalled and often car-free paths. Would you like to take advantage of a few exceptional cycling wallpapers? Here are five tips as a gift.

ACROSS WOODLAND

Pedalling the shaded trails of Flanders‘ largest continuous wooded area: unique and pretty special. Enjoy our themed bike rides and discover the exceptional range of sceneries on offer. Pull over at any of the play forests en route for some fun and frolics.

A SEA OF BLOSSOMS IN HASPENGOUW

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Every year in April, the south of Limburg turns into one great colourful sea of blossoms. Cycle between the fragrant orchards, over rolling hills and past magnificent castles.

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FROM COLLIERY TO COLLIERY

Limburg has eight collieries. A unique region with a majestic heritage, slag heaps and pitheads with vast panoramas, southern restaurants etc. At each site, the Mine app tells you deeply human stories.

PEDALLING IN THE WATER?

Fancy cycling through water? You can do so from April at junction 91 in the Bokrijk Domain. A cycle path below water level ensures you will have an extraordinary cycling experience in the De Wijers pond area.

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Cycling map and info book: €9.50; available from information offices, www.hlnfietst.be and www.standaardboekhandel.be 'Limburg Fietsparadijs app', 'Mijnverhaal app', 'Bloesem en oogst app', available free on the Play Store (Android) and App Store (iOS)

Full details and online route planner: www.toerismelimburg.be

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