St. Pietersberg Caves, Maastricht

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Explore the city from a new perspective in the manmade caves under St. Pietersberg Hill. St. Pietersberg Caves operates a network, which includes Fort St. Pieter, the North Caves, the Zonneberg Caves, the Casemates, and the ENCI quarry. Take a tour of the North and Zonneberg Caves and learn about their roles as air raid shelters during World War II and the Cold War. Visit the Casemates and discover how these 14 km (8.7 mi) tunnels were dug centuries ago to allow for surprise attacks on enemies. Make St. Pietersberg Caves a centerpiece of your Maastricht vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Maastricht travel itinerary maker.
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  • Pretty interesting enriching journey through Dutch most interesting cave system. Good guide. And warm clothing is important
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  • Informative tour. Nice guide Cindy, takes you on a playful way in the history and the origin of the caves. Also nice to see that they are our son of 9 years anywhere in involved. Recommended if you want to swap to the city Maastricht visit and tranquility, nature and a piece of history.
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  • Totally unknown for us the caves in the Pietersberg. Super interesting to see what a history behind. This was told by our guide perfectly.
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