Located between Tongeren and Maastricht and is the last Flemish municipality for the border with the Netherlands. It is worth a visit to a small town. Thanks to the centuries-long exploitation of marl which started before the 15th century, a kilometer-long tunnel system extends under your feet. Here you will find fossils, drawings of prehistoric animals, mushroom farms and even bats colonies.
In the visitor center ‘De Brug’ is a museum dedicated to the WWII. Wine castle Genoels-Elderen The only wine castle in Belgium is located in Riemst, between Tongeren and Maastricht. This is due to the Romans who had vineyards in this region.