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    Places of interest

    The Westhoek has a lot to offer.

    Enjoy the beautiful nature of Heuvelland with its beautiful views, cycling and hiking trails. Pay a visit to the tourist city of Ypres with its rich war history. Dare to cross the border at our French north neighbors.

    Belvédère Tower at the top of the Kemmelberg.

    From the Belvédère tower you have a beautiful view over Heuvelland and surroundings. Free access through the door to the left of the large gate.

    Heuvelland Vineyards
    Bayernwald in Wijtschate.

    Open air museum BAYERWALD: 320 m restored trenches.

    Pool of peace

    Pool of peace in Wijtschate

    The bunkers

    The bunkers along ‘Lettenberg’ flank (Lokerstraat Kemmel)

    The Command Bunker
      The Command Bunker underneath Kemmelberg built during the Cold War
    Cableway CORDOBA (rode berg)

    Enjoy the magnificent panoramic view of the West Flanders mountains and Heuvelland from the CORDOBA  cableway. You float above the vineyards.

    'Rode berg' and 'Zwarte berg'

    Hundreds of tourists spend their Sundays in the many shops, cafés, restaurants and souvenir shops. A nice daytrip!

    Heuvelland mountains

    Discover Kemmelberg, Vidaigneberg, Rode berg and Scherpenberg by car, bike or on foot for the bravest among you.

    Admire its beautiful nature and landscapes. Enjoy the terraces of the rural cafés and eating-places.

    The cloth Hall-Belfry

    The Cloth Hall of Ypres is one of Europe's largest bourgeois buildings in Gothic style. The cloth halls used to be used as a trading place for cloth. The sheet was sold in every doorway at the bottom of the belfry. Ypres was very famous in the Middle Ages because of the good quality of the cloth.

    The Menin Gate

    At the Menin Gate the Last Post is played daily at 8 p.m., traditionally the last greeting to the dead.

    The Ypres Ramparts

    14th-century city fence: ideal for a nice evening walk.

    The Casemates

    The casemates or underground spaces were built around 1685. During the Second World War, these spaces were very important as a shelter for the Ypres population.

    Talbot House

    'Marguerite Yourcenar', zeer mooi wandelpark gelegen op de flanken van de zwarte berg. Gratis ingang

    The discount pass offers almost € 75 discount per person, especially on admission to museums (Flanders Fields Museum, The Yser Tower, the Tobacco Museum, ...) and attractions. This free Westhoek Discount Card is valid from arrival in the Westhoek until the end of January of the following year. Be sure to ask for it when booking your stay!

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