Hasselt is the capital of Limburg and the perfect destination for a city break. Shops, boutiques, concept stores, cosy restaurants, wonderful terraces... all within walking distance. And the shopping!
Shop ‘til you drop
Hasselt is one of the most exclusive shopping and fashion towns in the country. Trendy boutiques, hip designer shops, concept stores, well-known chains, all within a stone’s throw of one another in low-traffic or pedestrianised streets.
Hasselt is tasty
And Hasselt is the place to go for delicious food and drink. From breakfast to dinner, there is no shortage of places to go for a tasty bite. For a drink in the open air you should head for the Fruitmarkt, the Grote Markt or Kolonel Dusartplein. Looking for a hip hidden gem? Then you need to be near Dorpstraat in Centrum-West.
Green spaces in the city
Those who are looking for nature don't need to go far either. The Herkenrode Abbey site, the Japanese garden, De Wijers, Kiewit nature reserve and more are all within cycling distance of the town centre.
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De Rothemse Molen
Herberg bij Tante Julia
Brasserie De Zwaan
The shop in the carriage house sells books, abbay products, fun herbal gifts and Herkenrode's delicious abbey beer. Don't forget to take the time to enjoy a Herkenrode Triple or a Herkenrode Brown Beer on the terrace. The visitor cente is a recognises bicycle stop making it an ideal place for a break on your bike tour around Hasselt.
Focusing on mind ànd body, the Jenevermuseum turns your visit into an experience.
The museum, an expo, a workshop, a tasting or a performance: you'll be invited to enjoy and learn...