Maastricht, Netherlands

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Maastricht, a university city on the southern tip of the Netherlands, is distinguished by its medieval-era architecture and vibrant cultural scene. In its cobbled old town, is the Gothic-style church Sint Janskerk, and the Romanesque Basilica of St. Servatius houses a significant collection of religious art. On the banks of the Maas River, bisecting the city, lies futuristic-looking Bonnefanten art museum.

What is Maastricht famous for?

Maastricht is famous for its historic inner city, its carnival celebration and its Burgundian way of life

Is Maastricht worth visiting?

Maastricht is a very pleasant town with a university on the banks of the Maas but it isn't worth the long round trip from the Grand Duchy.

How far is Maastricht from Amsterdam?

178 km

The distance between Amsterdam and Maastricht is 178 km. The road distance is 215 km.

How much is a train ticket from Amsterdam to Maastricht?

Train tickets from Amsterdam to Maastricht start at €27.60 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €27.64.

What language do they speak in Maastricht?


The language spoken in Maastricht is Dutch. Nearly everyone in the city speaks good English, however, and the natives of Maastricht are more likely to be well-versed in additional languages than the Dutch in other areas of the country.

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