Read the best blogs, stories and articles about MaasMechelen. Be inspired by our ambassadors, discover the most beautiful picnic spots, the best activities on the water or with kids. Discover how MaasMagical MaasMechelen is. 


In September 2022, MaasMechelen launched its new branding. They clearly opt for a positioning with a strong focus on beautiful nature and leisure. With a special concept of MaasM words, the versatility of MaasMechelen is emphasised. This MaasM concept is supported by the sub-line 'all our nature'. Discover all about it here. 


MaasMechelen is enorm veelzijdig. MaasMagisch, MaasMaf, MaasMakkers, MaasMajestueus. MaasMechelen is het allemaal en het zit in het DNA Van de MaasMechelaar. Wil jij de natuur van MaasMechelen ook beleven? Ontdek wat je allemaal kan zien & doen. 

Hoge Kempen National Park

Hoge Kempen National Park

The Hoge Kempen National Park is the only national park in Belgium. It is a unique nature reserve where more than 12,000 ha of natural beauty are managed and protected. Extensive pine forests alternate with purple heather and drifting dunes. Large lakes bear witness to gravel and sand extraction. High peaks offer grand vistas.



The centre of Maasmechelen is formed by the Joseph Smeetslaan, the Dokter Haubenlaan, and the Rijksweg. This is the central traffic artery between Maastricht and Maaseik, where you will find numerous shopping possibilities, activities, and cosy eateries and pubs.

Maas Valley River Park

Maas Valley River Park

The Maas is the lifeline of the Maas Valley River Park. It shapes the typical landscape and its bed is home to plants and animals that are found nowhere else. Countless waterbirds, butterflies, dragonflies, wild bees, and special flowers and herbs make their homes here. The Maas Valley River Park has some typical Maas villages in which time has stood still. Like a pearls strung along the string of the Maas, they all radiate authenticity. Go out and be enchanted by the sights while visiting these beautiful villages.


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My MaasMoments

My MaasMoments is the easy planning tool of Visit Maasmechelen. It makes your trip to Maasmechelen easier. Mark your favourite activities, restaurants and overnight accommodation with the My MaasMoments label. This is indicated on the product pages.

At the top right, you can navigate to the My MaasMoments page. See which activities you selected in a list view or on the map. Share your favourite MaasMoments with friends or print them out.

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