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St. Pietersberg Caves

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Address: Luikerweg 71, 6212 NH Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Take a guided tour in this subterranean network of caves and tunnels.

Take a guided tour in this subterranean network of caves and tunnels.

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Very interesting, a memorable visit!

I found out about the caves "by accident" while looking for things to do in Maastricht and I was in big doubts whether to go or not. But it turned out to be such a fascinating... read more

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I found out about the caves "by accident" while looking for things to do in Maastricht and I was in big doubts whether to go or not. But it turned out to be such a fascinating place! Seriously, if you are not claustrophobic or afraid of dark too much, just go! It is a whole underground city down there, or... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It was such memorable experience. The price was 12€ for visiting both the fortress and the cave. We had 2 amazing guides Justyna and Paul. They're both funny, dynamic and knowledgeable. I can see how much they love their job! I would recommend this place to all people who want to explore the darkness!!

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Julich, Germany
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

The caves next to the fort are well worth a visit. A very impressive sight which is not expected at this place. We visited the place yesterday with our dog (which was welcome!!!) and joined the tour led by our guide Myriam. She was very friendly and very knowledgeable about the caves and their history. The tour was in english,... More 

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Iasi, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guided tour allows to safely visit a part of the tens of km of man-made caves. Every tour is different, because every guide decides on the spot which tunnels to take, given that, usually, there is more than one group of tourists inside at the same time. One can learn interesting historical facts on these tours, maybe also get... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great afternoon hunting eggs in the cave, the guide was perfect in his delivery for small children, educational and most of all fun, in a beautiful surrounds.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gives a great insight into the history of Maastricht. This is not a real cave, but a 220k excavation of limestone blocks. Our guide, Dominick, did a great job bringing history to life. A little bit of walking, uneven footing, but not so bad, even for seniors. Very close to Maastricht center. Plenty of parking. Highly recommend.

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Thank Glenn K
Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited both the caves and the fort at Sint Pieter with my husband. It was a really interesting and enjoyable time. Justina, our guide, bought everything to life and really made the visit memorable. Her English was great. We also had our chocolate Labrador with us. Nearby you can go on a variety of walks across gravel ponds or... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All man-made caves, collecting the marl-stone. It's interesting but not very beautiful like "natural caves". (no stalagmites nor stalactites)

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see and our english speaking tour guide George/ Gerard was great. The history is a need to know.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was bike touring in Europe and we knew where we were supposed to spend the nights, but we didn't did much research about the cities or its atractions. Maastricht was one of the greatest surprises of this trip. We went to visit the caves and the fort as a suggestion of the front desk lady form our hotel. I... More 

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