Many of Maastricht’s highlights are within easy driving distance of Epen, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Vaals Labyrinth and the iconic Dreilaendereck. Also, be sure to check out the American War Cemetery and Wilhemina Toren.
Holiday makers in Epen, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, should head to the nearby cultural attractions. Join a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the fascinating exhibits at Continium in Kerkrade and Thermen Museum in Valkenburg aan de Geul.
Play, laugh and discover at the areas attractions for children and parents, including the De Valkenier Amusement Park in Valkenburg aan de Geul. Experience a unique wildlife experience at Gaia Zoo in Kerkrade.
Come see local favorites, the Roda JC Kerkrade, do battle in the nearby Parkstad Limburg Stadium, Kerkrade. On match days follow the river of yellow and black, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
When you’re ready to relax after a busy day discovering the delights of Epen, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the Novotel Aachen City, the Tulip Inn Heerlen City Centre, and the Mercure Hotel Aachen am Dom.