Top reasons to visit:

  • Shopping (3044)
  • Food (709)
  • Gourmet Food (679)
  • Culture (471)
  • City Walks (328)
  • Nightlife (305)
  • Museums (304)
  • Walking (304)
  • Restaurants (285)
  • Cafes (264)

Maastricht was highly rated for shopping by 24 guests from the United States!

  • Clothes Shopping 233 endorsements
  • 7 answers

Is there more to shopping in Maastricht than just brand-name stores?

Renate, Germany

25 days ago Report

Yes there is a lot more than just brand-shopping! And it has a very pretty atmosphere!

Describe what other people like you would like about shopping in Maastricht.

Marcus, Luxembourg

26 days ago Report

There is a huge variety of Shops, from designer clothing, to highstreet brands, all manner of other shop themes, phone Shops, opticians, down to specialist Shops for items such as coffee and tea where they provide all manner of items for These subjects, blending and roasting their own coffees onsite. There is even a huge bookshop next to the Frijtmarkt that is a converted church, but makes a fascinating visit.

What makes Maastricht one of those classic city-trip experiences?

Geoff, United Kingdom

19 days ago Report

Easy to get around by bike or car
Plenty to see in the old town
Loads of restaurants and bars
A number of good places to visit within easy reach - e.g. Valkenburg, Aachen, Monschau.

Why do you recommend Maastricht for food?

Lindsay, United Kingdom

25 days ago Report

Christmas Market food qas lovely as was the grill we enjoyed

Where should people go if they don't want to eat in a tourist trap?

Kirsten, New Zealand

4 days ago Report

De Comedie on Onze Lieve Vrouwe Plein is not a tourist trap - it's loved by locals!

What makes the people from Maastricht so friendly? Tell us your story.

John, United Kingdom

24 days ago Report

May be the time of year but my second trip and not the last - the area has so much to see & do all around. Walking, cycling, history and with the musical events is. Eating out, talking to people next to you, so friendly everywhere.

What's the best way to make the most of Maastricht by foot?

David, United Kingdom

4 days ago Report

Do a spot of sightseeing, stop for coffee and vlaii, wander through the park, stop for a beer, stroll by the river, stop for a meal in the square. All sights are easily within walking distance.
  • Sightseeing 210 endorsements

How can you enjoy the sights in Maastricht while avoiding the crowds?

Nuala, Ireland

26 days ago Report

Maastricht never felt crowded, because the main Square an City is virtually motorised traffic free-- everyone travels by cycles. It is very pleasant to walk around.
  • Gourmet Food 679 endorsements

Is Maastricht the place to have a meal to remember? Tell us why.

Anonymous, Unknown location

23 days ago Report

Yes, it is nice!
  • History 161 endorsements

What is it in Maastricht that makes history come to life?

Kevin, South Africa

4 hours ago Report

Hells gate
  • Culture 471 endorsements

How can you get the most authentic cultural experience in Maastricht?

Anonymous, Unknown location

19 days ago Report

The city is small enough so walk around to experience the culture.
  • Business 12 endorsements

How do you fit in some sightseeing when you're in Maastricht on business?

Aye Mu
Aye Mu, Belgium

11 days ago Report

Look around Christmas Market. And walk around the centre which is beautiful with the river.
  • Photography 6 endorsements

Which spot is best for taking photos in Maastricht?

Heleen, Belgium

12 days ago Report

't vlijthof
Grand Market
old citywalls
city park
  • Cafes 264 endorsements

What's the best way to spend the day at a cafe in Maastricht?

Kirsten, New Zealand

4 days ago Report

Bij going to the bookshop at the Dominican Church, brilliant bookshop and it has a cafe
  • Street Markets 5 endorsements

What's your best advice for browsing without feeling hassled by vendors?

Kevin, South Africa

4 hours ago Report

In Maastricht the vendors don't hassle you
  • Ancient Landmarks 31 endorsements

Describe the best ancient landmarks to visit in Maastricht.

Kevin, South Africa

4 hours ago Report

Old city walls

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