Do you want to follow in the footsteps of the most famous Crusader, Godfrey of Bouillon? You have to visit his famous castle! This historical site, popular with tourists, is a must-see destination, bridging history and nature in the heart of the Semois valley.
It is thought to be the oldest medieval castle in Belgium. And what a castle it is! Its impressive fortress dominates the town and stands proudly on its three rocky peaks, offering a magnificent panorama of the valley and the meandering Semois river. Steeped in history and recognised as a major cultural heritage site in Wallonia, the building’s medieval atmosphere takes you on a journey through 1000 years of history.
Lords, shows and falcons
A fascinating world awaits you, with a host of exciting activities. By far everyone's favourites are the birds of prey! Seeing majestic falcons, eagles and owls take flight in live falconry shows is the highlight of the day - a real treat! Still want more? With a museum, exhibitions, cellar tours and night visits with torches, there is plenty to explore and enjoy (we advise checking the specific events programme for the dates of your visit).
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Explore the surroundings