Located in the south of Limburg in the Netherlands, is the city of Geleen, which is found on the banks of the river Geleenbeck. Historically the city is best known for its role in the development of the coal mining industry in the Netherlands, and was the site for one of the largest mines in Europe at the time. Travelling around Limburg, as well as the city of Geleen, you'’ll want to look into car hire in Geleen. Hiring a car in Geleen makes transport easy, and you won'’t have to rely on public transportation in and around the city.