Kessel is an old historic village on the river Maas.
In the middle of the village there is a ruin that is completely refurbished in the modern style, with around several old houses.
The village has about 5000 inhabitants.
Furthermore, there are several restaurants and terraces for a snack and a drink.
For the general necessity of life, Kessel has one, Butcher, Bakery and a Supermarket,
for the further articles: you can go to the Drugstore and "the Bondj" for camping, barbecue, feed and supplies for de pets, household, etc.
The center is about 2 km. from Ut Tumpke.
Kessel falls under the municipality of Peel en Maas, see the promo film below about Gemeente Peel en Maas.
We are located along the Heldense forest with many walking and cycling possibilities.
The river Maas is about 2 km away from us. Here you can go to the locks in Baarlo.
There are several cycling routes on the river Maas, where you can enjoy the ships and the river Maas panorama.
There are also several museums and sights in the area.
At about 8 km. distance is Panningen.
Cozy village with many shops, boutiques and several large supermarkets.
On Wednesday there is a big market.
Roermond is about 20 km away from Ut Tumpke.
The city center of Roermond has a cozy and characteristic appearance.
Along the inner city is the Outlet of Roermond and a little further the Retail Park
with all XL stores including the Vrijbuiter for your camping gear.
Venlo is a modern city with a large indoor shopping center on the Maas boulevard.
Also located there is theater the Maaspoort and the Limburg museum.
Venlo is located about 15 km from Ut Tumpke.
Sights / Attractions in Kessel:
- Farmers' wave along the Meuse
- Maashopper: take the maashopper with the bike to Arcen and cycle back past nice maas villages.
Sights / Attractions surroundings Kessel:
- Arcen: Kasteeltuinen-minigolf-Hertog Jan Brewery
- Steijl: Mission Museum
- Toverland www.toverland.nl
- Trout fishing
General Information and Links:
Mini camping Kessel Ut Tumpke
Holiday home Baarlo Welca
VVV North Limburg
Free Recreation Foundation S.V.R.
National park "De Grote Peel"
Arcen: Castle gardens
Arcen: Thermal bath
The white town of Thorn
Maastricht: VVV Maastricht
Valkenburg: VVV Valkenburg
Heroes: The Moenik Regional Museum and Oudheidkamer
Horst: Asparagus and mushroom museum De Locht
5995 BA Kessel LB
T: 077 - 462 2614
I : www.fysiokessel.nl