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.
History buffs and fans of stunning architecture should head straight for Jansgeleen Castle in the city of Geleen. Located just a few short kilometres out of the city of Geleen, so hiring a car in Geleen is essential, the castle is now mostly ruins, with only a few buildings left standing, but still makes for an impressive sight. The forecourt, built in the 1500's is especially impressive and still stands today as a monument in the province. For cinema fans, the Foroxity is the largest cinema in the province of Limburg, it's the perfect outlet on a rainy day, so head straight there if you rent a car in Geleen, then head out of the city to explore the surrounding area.
Close by to the city of Geleen, and just a short drive away in the south of Limburg, is the city of Maastricht. Visitors to Geleen who are looking for a perfect place to visit for the day will find plenty to enjoy and experience in Maastricht. Not only is it on the border of both Germany and Belgium, but it contains some beautiful sights, not least the two town squares which makes up the centre of the city. The best sight in the whole city is St Jan's Cathedral, the outer façade is seriously impressive if you're just passing, but if you have the time, make sure to look inside for further impressive historical architecture
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Please note that from 15 Nov to 15 Apr many cities are required by law to restrict the circulation to only vehicles equipped with snow chains or winter tyres. For a summary of the orders, please visit www.poliziadistato.it. To comply with the regulations, in specific locations subject to this requirement, vehicles are equipped with snow chains - the price is included in the rental charges through the cost of "Winterization Fee". At pick-up if you decide to bring your own snow chains or do not intend on driving on the roads subject to this requirement, you may decline the equipment by signing the appropriate release form. This change will be reflected in the rental charges. For more information on the fees, please click here. In all other regions, we recommend that you check before renting if your journey includes one of the roads subject to this requirement and therefore request the snow chains, if necessary.