Welcome to Hasselt, the friendly city at the heart of Limburg, a welcoming province. We invite you to embrace the warmth of our city as we open our arms to greet you. Immerse yourself in the rich flavors of our local delights, from the renowned jenever (gin) to the irresistible speculaas cookies. Explore the enchanting landscapes of Europe’s largest Japanese garden, stroll through pleasant squares, and marvel at the architectural wonders like St. Quentin Cathedral and Herkenrode Abbey. Experience the vibrant art scene, blending the best of tradition and contemporary expressions. But above all, prepare to indulge in a culinary journey like no other.
In Hasselt, food and drink are celebrated with passion and excellence. Our honorary title as the “Capital of Taste” speaks volumes about our gastronomic offerings. Delight your taste buds with a plethora of exceptional culinary options that showcase the finest local and international cuisines. From cozy cafes to exquisite restaurants, the flavors of Hasselt will captivate your senses and leave you craving for more.
Come and discover the true essence of Hasselt, where a friendly atmosphere, cultural heritage, and culinary delights converge. We eagerly await your arrival and promise an unforgettable experience that will linger in your heart long after you’ve departed.