Christmas Town Valkenburg

Get ready for the Christmas spectacle of the year!

From 17 November 2023 until 7 January 2024 Christmas Town Valkenburg is completely wrapped in the Christmas spirit. Enjoy the many festive lights, music and tasty treats, above- and underground! This year there will be more joy of anticipation than usual, as we are asking you to plan your visit in advance. Have fun!

A fairytale Christmas in Valkenburg

Where the Christmas markets are a real experience, where you can walk endlessly in unique and beautiful winter landscapes, where Christmas stimulates all your senses, where Christmas lights are enchanting and where you can have endless fun. Christmas in Valkenburg is a magical affair. Experience it yourself!

Prepare your visit well

Do you want to get everything out of your visit to Christmas Town Valkenburg? Put together an itinerary with enchanting activities and book your tickets in advance online in our ticket shop! All events are listed on date, so you immediately see what kind of fun you can experience during your stay.

On adventure in Christmas Town

During Christmas in Valkenburg there is so much to do! Experience a unique underground enchantment in the caves of Valkenburg with the cosiest stalls, charming lights, the Christmas story told in large and small, and 30 metres of miniature villages. The whole town is decked out in Christmas spheres for that genuine Christmas feeling. Which activity do you choose? 

Meet Professor Dr. Falckenstein

As Santa's helper, Professor Dr. Falckenstein again on its way to Christmas town Valkenburg. After landing in Christmas Town Valkenburg last year, there is nowhere he would rather be. As Santa's helper, he is constantly collecting wishes.

Visit Christmas Town and experience the magic yourself!

The best place to start off your visit!

Discovering Valkenburg starts at the Visit Zuid-Limburg Experience (Theodoor Dorrenplein 5)! Our staff will be happy to help you with all your questions and tell you about the most beautiful places and the best activities! Also, let yourself be surprised and seduced by the extensive range of regional products and gifts from Limburg.

Magical Christmas Moments

Share your most magical Christmas Town Valkenburg moment with us by including #kerststadvalkenburg or @kerststadvalkenburg in your social media posts and who knows? We might share your photo on our platforms.

Valkenburg best Christmas market in Europe?

Christmas Town Valkenburg is competing for the title of the Best Christmas Town in Europe! Do you also experience the magical Christmas atmosphere and the enchanting Christmas markets? Let your voice be heard and support Valkenburg as the Christmas Town of Europe! Your vote is welcome from November 30 to December 7 at: So vote!