Origin of Goes
Goes is just outside Walcheren and now has nearly 40,000 inhabitants. The city used to be the agricultural center of Zuid-Beveland and to this day this role is still important in Goes. Nowadays, many day trippers in particular go to the city to get lost in the city, shop or eat well.
A day at Goes
You are in the right place for a day out in Goes! With 238 monuments, there are plenty of cultural and historical places to visit. The center of Goes offers enough space for restaurants, cozy terraces and is a real shopping city. In addition, the city is surrounded by vast green nature reserves with beautiful blue water for pure relaxation during cycling and walking tours.
Events in Goes
Every year there is an abundance of events in Goes. The Zeelandhallen is a ten-minute drive from the center where countless fairs, meetings and competitions are organized. In addition, many events take place on the market of Goes, such as the Culifair. The Grote Markt will be transformed into a culinary place of pilgrimage during this event. The Christmas market and many music festivals also find their way back to Goes every year. To explore the area, walking and cycling trips are organized by the municipality along a large number of monuments.