Length: 18.8 km. Experience the exciting history of Weert. Learn about the stories behind archaeological finds with the most modern technology. Stand face-to-face with our virtual archaeologist and discover secrets that have been hidden under the ground so far.
You can start the route at any point on the route.
Overview of the route
There are 2 methods to fully discover the Archeo experience route Weert;
1. Use the brochure about the Archeo Route Weert as a route guide.
Point 1 on the route map (location on the Markt in the center) is not yet active. Points 2 to 6 form a circle route. This allows you to start the route at any point. On location you activate the Archeo route app and you can discover the story.
2. Use the route on your smartphone as a route guide
You can also download the Archeo experience route Weert on your smartphone. Then switch on your GPS location. This way you can see exactly where you are on the route. If you arrive at an archeo route location, activate your Archeo route app for the story.
For this, go to the route information about the archeo experience route Weert on our digital walking route planner. Click on the see and do button below the map. Then check Archeo location. Then you see the locations of archaeological sites on the route. You can immediately start the route on your smartphone via NAVIGATE. You can also share or print the route here.
At the 5 archeo locations you will discover various important aspects and finds from the history of Weert. Think of the story of the Van Horne dynasty, or the fortified city of Weert. You will also learn more about the unique Urnenveld, the Celtic Schans and the Island of Weert.
If you follow the Weert Archeo experience route, you will pass various other sights along the way. This makes the route a varied and educational route.
You can also use the route information in the Archeo Route Limburg app. This will then lead you via the shortest route to the location of your own choice. You then do not use the route, but you determine which sites you visit.
The archaeological experience route Weert is a modern cycling route for young and old.