To feel the real pulse of Luxembourg, spread your wings and explore nearby areas such as Luxembourg, Bettembourg, and Foetz.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Learn, admire and become intrigued in the various museums such as the National Museum of Natural History, Mudam Luxembourg and the Luxembourg City History Museum. To experience Luxembourg’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the popular performing arts institutes such as Philharmonie Luxembourg and the Grand Theatre of Luxembourg. Head to the Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art and the National Museum of Art and History, to get your fill of art.
To really get a feel for the area, visit the nearby local attractions such as Place d'Armes, the Casemates du Bock and Notre-Dame Cathedral. These are much-loved by travellers from all the corners of the globe. Those with a passion for history will enjoy spending a few hours at Fort Thungen. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Saint Michael's Church.
Experience Esch-sur-Alzette’s sporting spirit at Stade Josy Barthel. This is home to Racing FC Union Luxembourg soccer team in winter and the Luxembourg national football team in summer. Afterwards, follow the throngs of local fans to the nearby pubs to relive the match’s greatest moments.
For a real taste of Esch-sur-Alzette, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Make reservations for the Park Inn by Radisson Luxembourg City, the Novotel Luxembourg Centre, or the Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal.