Christmas market Fluweelengrot

The underground Christmas experience 2017 can be visited from 17 november t/m 23 december 2017.
For the 20th time the Velvet caves, located on the Daalhemerweg 27 in Valkenburg aan de Geul, will be transformed into the unique, attractive, internationally well-known ‘ Christmas market Fluweelengrot ‘.
In these ancient, fairy-tale surroundings you will find many, in Christmas atmosphere decorated stands, with Christmas- and gift items for everybody.

Your Christmas getaway would not be complete without enjoying a snack and a drink. This we make possible by providing various food and drink stands in the catering area inside the cave and on the beautifully decorated square.

The Velvet caves in Valkenburg Christmas market is the largest indoor-Christmas event in the Netherlands with annually more than 125,000 visitors.

CNN: Valkenburg in the top 10 of places that you must visit if you like Christmas.

The Velvet caves, are high on the list of international Christmas events. Especially the combination of the atmospheric Christmas decorations, the beautiful 18th-century chapel and wall paintings which date back to Roman times and the extensive range of unique gift items should not be missed.


The Christmas market Fluweelengrot is also accessible by a wheelchair, mobility scooter and Walker.
Dogs are not allowed!