Genk is a town and municipality located in the Belgian province of near . The municipality only comprises the town of Genk itself. It is one of the most important industrial towns in , located on the Albert Canal, between and .

Notable Places in the Area

Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Historic building
is situated 2 km west of Genk. Photo: Paul Hermans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Genk is a railway station in the town of Genk, , . Photo: Sonuwe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Sonuwe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, in English sometimes also referred to as Sweet Valley, is a municipality located in the province of . is situated 6 km southeast of Genk. Photo: Sonuwe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a parish, founded on 3 December 1926 in a district of Genk in the province . is situated 5 km north of Genk.


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