Only a 15 minutes drive from Den Bosch you'll find the charming village Heusden, a fortified town near the river Maas in the Netherlands.
The history of Heusden dates back from 1200, the early Middle Ages and has no fewer than 186 buildings with monumental status according to the register of National Monuments . This picturesque little town has all you need for a nice little day trip; cobbled streets and narrow alleyways, age-old buildings with beautiful facades and cute boutique shops, bars and restaurants. Wander the streets around the harbour and the city wall and pay a visit to the Governor's House. Have you noticed the many art galleries?
What to do in Heusden
Bakkertje Deeg - A cute little bakery with a lunch room. Try the delicious Apple Beignets. Botermarkt 13, 5256 AV Heusden
Brocante Flea Market - Every first Saturday of the month from March to December. On the Burchtplein in Heusden. Free entrance!
De Waterdrager - Try local liquor from Heusden. Engstraat 12, 5256 BD Heusden
Zin in Boeken - We always support local independent bookstores. Botermarkt 12, 5256 AV Heusden
Other places to visit near Heusden
Discover the City Guide Den Bosch
Discover the City Guide Eindhoven
Want to know more about Heusden
Visit the website of Heusden
Visit the website of North-Brabant