Weekend away Gorinchem
When you think of a weekend break, you might quickly think of getaways to the bigger touristic cities like Amsterdam. But how nice is it to go a weekend away to a city you may know by name, but don't really know. Therefore, go for a nice weekend away in Gorinchem and spend the night here in our new Van der Valk Hotel Gorinchem.
What to do in Gorinchem
From Hotel Gorinchem you can easily discover the city and its surroundings. Gorinchem was once an important fortified town in the Old and New Dutch Waterline. Part of this still exists and gives you beautiful views over the rivers. During your weekend away in Gorinchem, you might also enjoy the city's culture and visit the Gorcums Museum and discover all about the history of this beautiful city. The city centre is also great for shopping or enjoying a drink on a terrace.
During your weekend away in Gorinchem, be sure to visit the historic Grote Markt in the city centre. Here you can enjoy shopping, view beautiful buildings or have a nice diner. In Gorinchem you can also find De Grote Kerk, a church with tower of 67 metres high, which can be climbed for a magnificent view over the city and its surroundings.
Surroundings of Gorinchem
During your overnight stay in Gorinchem at our hotel, there is more than just the hotel or the city centre to enjoy. The surroundings of Gorinchem are also definitely worth a visit. For example, take the water taxi to Slot Loevestein or the Biesbosch. In the surroundings, you can enjoy walking as well as beautiful cycling trips during your weekend away.
Did you know that Gorinchem is located in Zuid-Holland, bordering Gelderland and North Brabant? This gives you several possibilities to explore the area. Besides beautiful nature, you can also easily reach Rotterdam or Utrecht for a day out, perhaps you can get some inspiration for your next weekend break at Van der Valk.