Walcourt: A cultural heritage to discover...

Brother Hugo Lane, named after the famous monk and goldsmith Hugo, born in Walcourt at the endof the 12th century.


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Small town of medieval origin,Walcourt is built on an arrow hill overlooking the valleys of Eau d’Heure and of Eau d’Yves. Some vestiges still give the locality the typical configuration of a fortified city once surrounded by walls flanked by towers and pierced by five gates: except on the south side, the lineof the wallsis indeedglobally conserved, as well as someelementsof the city gates or defensive turrets.Like manytownsbuilton a hillside, Walcourthas severalparticularlysteepstreets, asBrotherHugoLane, andoffersbeautiful views ofold houses orterraced gardens…

Also visit the Basilica, with its rood screen, giftof Emperor Charles V according to a local tradition, itsstalls and thetreasure of the goldsmith Frère Hugo…

At only 5 km from B&B Confluences, discover the largest lakes in Belgium. The Lakes of Eau d'Heure offer more than 25 activities. They are an ideal meeting place for lovers of nature and sports.

Small town of medieval origin,Walcourt is built on an arrow hill overlooking the valleys of Eau d'Heure and of Eau d'Yves. Some vestiges still give the locality the typical configuration of a fortified city.

On foot, by bike, by car...Walcourt offers many opportunities for walking to explore landscape, cultural heritage, natural attractions or local products...

B&B Confluences offers modern comfort in a building of the 16thcentury (ranked among theelements of theMonumentalHeritageof Belgium).

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