6 sights to see in Luxembourg

6 sights to see in Luxembourg

The small, rural European country of Luxembourg, landlocked by Belgium, France and Germany, is a fantastic holiday destination. With roots dating back to the 10th century, there’s plenty to see in this beautiful country; from historical sites and monuments to gorgeous, untouched landscapes.


To help you make the most of your holiday here, we’re sharing our top six sights to see in Luxembourg…

1. The Bock Casemates

Luxembourg’s capital, Luxembourg City, famed for its ruins of medieval fortifications, is an explorer’s paradise, offering an array of brilliant sights to see.  The city is home to the UNESCO owned Bock Casemates, a picturesque honeycomb of rock galleries and passages beneath the 10th century castle Montée de Clausen and must-see on your holiday.

2. Notre-Dame Cathedral

The Notre-Dame Cathedral is the 15th century Roman Catholic Cathedral of Luxembourg City and another great sight to see. The impressive cathedral, in the heart of the city, is the perfect place to spend a few hours in total serenity.

3. Vianden Castle

Vianden Castle is one of the largest fortified castles west of the Rhine and a fantastic attraction in the town of Vianden. Dating back to the 10th century, the castle was built in Romanesque style, standing at a height of over 300 metres on picturesque, rocky landscapes.

4. Parc Merl

The Park Merl is a pretty urban park located in the west of Luxembourg City, perfect for families visiting the city. With a play area for children and gorgeous landscapes of meadows and small lakes and ponds, this is a great spot for a picnic, close to the buzzing city centre.

5. The Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art

The Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art, typically known simply as Mudam, is a popular museum of modern art in Luxembourg City, standing on the site of the old Fort Thüngen. The museum offers fantastic exhibitions, exceptional architecture and a great collection of world-renowned contemporary art work.

6. Grand Ducal Palace

The Palace of the Grand Dukes in the capital city is one of the most popular attractions in Luxembourg. The 16th century castle, which is the official residence of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg, offers brilliant guided tours throughout the year.

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