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Things to Do

  • Brouwerij De Kazematten
  • Visit the city brewery in Ieper. Opened in April 2014, Brouwerij De Kazematten brews two different beers, Wipers Times 14 and Grottenbier. Brewery tours cost €6 or €12 euros, reservation is advised.
  • Address:
    • Houten Paard 1
    • B-8900
    • Ieper (Ypres)
    • Belgium
  •  Email Website Telephone+32 (0) 57 38 80 21 Facebook
  • GSF Walk and Bike Rally
  • If you're in Ypres in summer, you can join the GSF Walk & Bike Rally, where a guide will playfully take you through offbeat Ypres with questions, riddles & puzzles.
  • Address:
    • Grote Markt 34
    • 8900
    • Ieper
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 57 23 92 20
  • Bellewaerde Park
  • Bellewaerde is the oldest theme park in Belgium. Opened in 1954, it has been famed ever since for its beautiful 54 hectares of gardens – and rollercoasters and water rides!
  • Address:
    • Meenseweg 497
    • 8902
    • Ypres
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 57 46 86 86
  • Yorkshire Trench & Dug-out
  • This site was discovered in the middle of an industrial estate, and is a small part of original trench and underground dug-out. Now preserved by a group of volunteers.
  • Address:
    • Bargiestraat
    • 8904 Boezinge
    • Ieper

Tourist attractions and things to do in Ypres, Belgium.



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