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  • Pool of Peace

    The Pool of Peace (or Lone Tree Crater) in Wijtschate is now a peaceful reminder of the great Mine Battle of June 1917. The opening of the offensive was marked ...

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    Peace

    Silent witnesses in stone, earth and wood. Heuvelland has hundreds of them. Memories of three world conflicts, but also reminders of the many wars that still rage today. Something to ...

  • Gedachtenistuin Vluchtelingen

    Refugees Memorial Garden

    In the Hellegatstraat, some 300 metres from the church in Westouter, there is a memorial garden that commemorates the plight of refugees in the First World War and in other ...

  • Expo Berlijnse Muur

    Exhibition: The Berlin Wall: symbol of Cold War

    On 9 November 2019, it will be exactly 30 years since the Berlin Wall unexpectedly fell in a peaceful manner. In a highly informative exhibition, using unique images from both the former West and...

  • Bayernwald (Bayern Wood)

    Bayernwald is closed at the moment and is made conform the measures of COVID-19. This unique German site is located between the villages of Wijtschate and Voormezele. The site consists of ...

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    Lettenberg Hill

    The 'Lettenberg' hill is a spur of the much larger Kemmel Hill, which was the most important British observation post in the sector. Towards the end of 1916, the British ...

  • Kemmel Chateau Military Cemetery

    The castle or chateau of Kemmel stood to the north-west of the village and the cemetery was opened on the north side of the castle park in December 1914. It ...

  • Landscape and war: Heuvelland 1914-1918

    This exhibition explains in an easy-to-understand manner the influence of the hills of Heuvelland on the course of the First World War. The traces of the war that you can ...

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  • War and Peace between the Vleterbeek and Kemmelberg

    The area between Kemmel and Poperinge has a distinct feel. The peaceful, natural setting can't disguise the signs of war, big and small, that have raged in this border region. ...

  • Over hill and valley, between Mesen and Kemmel - 21km

    All seems peace and quiet in the green countryside between Kemmel and Mesen. But underneath lies a completely different reality of religious strife and gruesome war. Amongst the vibrantly green...

  • Het Stiltepad_kaart

    The Silence Path

    Do you want to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, to leave behind the non-stop flood of e-mails and text messages, to hit the pause button and just be yourself, even if only for a...

  • Gedachtenistuin Vluchtelingen

    Refugees Memorial Garden

    In the Hellegatstraat, some 300 metres from the church in Westouter, there is a memorial garden that commemorates the plight of refugees in the First World War and in other ...

  • Over hill and valley, between Mesen and Kemmel - 31 km

    All seems peace and quiet in the green countryside between Kemmel and Mesen. But underneath lies a completely different reality of religious strife and a gruesome war. Amongst the vibrantly green...

  • Kraters en Mijnenpad_01

    Crater and mines 7 km

    On 7 June 1917, in the middle of the First World War, nineteen mines were exploded under the German positions near Wijtschate. The explosions left craters that are distinguished by ...

  • Heuvelland_Westouter_Stiltepad_2018_©Jan D' Hondt - Westtoer

    Time to unwind

    In Heuvelland, you really can get away from it all. Leave behind the hustle and bustle of everyday life and rediscover the essential 'you' in the relaxing calm and timeless beauty of our rolling...

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    Sporttrack

    From simple pleasure to active teambuilding, from original birthday party to well-organized business event, from gently floating on the lake to tandeming through Heuvelland at high speed, from...

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    A Children's paradise

    Have we forgotten the kids? Of course we haven't! There are lots of things to keep the apples of your eye amused and entertained: donkey walks, horse-and-cart rides, riding lessons, playing in the...

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    A stone's throw from Heuvelland

    Heuvelland is a perfect – and peaceful – base for exploring the wider Westhoek region and northern France. The Heuvelland map gives you an overview of our region and the roads to neighboring...

  • Haere Mai

    B&B Haere Mai is situated in the peaceful countryside of Heuvelland. Our B&B is situated less than a mile from the village of Loker, halfway Kemmelberg and Scherpenberg. Idealy situated for cycling...

  • Equisense

    Pony rides Equisense

    Equisense for kids organises ponyrides in the nature for children from 3 untill 15 years. If you prefer something more substantial under your backside, perhaps the Shetland ponies are more your...

  • Landscape and war: Heuvelland 1914-1918

    This exhibition explains in an easy-to-understand manner the influence of the hills of Heuvelland on the course of the First World War. The traces of the war that you can ...

  • 'Zero Hour' The Battle of Messines - 8 km

    On this trail, you'll be joined by William Redmond, John Meeke and many other Irish, New Zealanders and Australians who gave their lives on the ridge between Wijschate and Messines. ...

  • 'Zero Hour' The Battle of Messines - 10 km

    On this trail, you'll be joined by William Redmond, John Meeke and many other Irish, New Zealanders and Australians who gave their lives on the ridge between Wijschate and Messines. ...

  • Bayernwald cycling route

    Located at an elevation of 40 metres, Bayernwald has great military and strategic value. Holding high ground offers armies an advantage: a good view of the enemy front line. Start: Wijtschate...

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    Cycling route 'Mine Battle' 14 - 18

    Cycling route 'Mine Battle' (43 km) takes you along the places where 19 mines exploded on 7th June 1917. The cyling route is 43 km and signposted. Start: Visitor's Centre, Sint ...

Accommodation

  • Douve

    The Douve camping site sits on the sunny slopes of the Zwarteberg (Black Hill) and the valley of the Douve. Wonderful panoramas of the rolling countryside will provide you with some well-earned...

  • Vitsemolenhoeve

    The Vitsemolenhoeve has several apartments for 6, 8 and 12 persons. You have a panoramic view of the West-Flemish hills and stay in a sea of peace and quiet. Children may help feed the animals.

  • Capelaniehof 1

    A Deligthful farm close to the French border, with its own play area and farm animals. You will stay in one of the four apartments for 6 to 8 people in the fully renovated barn. For nature lovers,...

  • De Douvevallei - De Knotwilg

    The holiday home for 8 up to 10 people is located on the south flank of the Red and Black Mountain at the end of a dead end street, in one of the quietest and most idyllic corners of Heuvelland....

  • Capelaniehof 4

    A Deligthful farm close to the French border, with its own play area and farm animals. You will stay in one of the four apartments for 6 to 8 people in the fully renovated barn. For nature lovers,...

  • Capelaniehof

    A Deligthful farm close to the French border, with its own play area and farm animals. You will stay in one of the four apartments for 6 to 8 people in the fully renovated barn. For nature lovers,...

  • B&B Verblijfshoeve 't Wolvennest

    Charming and stylish. ’t Wolvennest is an oasis of peace and quiet. This former farm is now a classy B&B, where you can relax and enjoy the pleasure of the surroundings. On foot, by bike, by horse...

  • Vitsemolenhoeve 1

    The Vitsemolenhoeve has several apartments for 6, 8 and 12 persons. You have a panoramic view of the West-Flemish hills and stay in a sea of peace and quiet. Children may help feed the animals.

  • Bosheuvel

    Our vacation home is very quiet, overlooking the Rodeberg and Hellegat forrest.You can especially enjoy the peace and quiet that nature has to offer.A hike, bike ride or nice quiet meal for the...

  • De Douvevallei

    The parental farm was completely renovated and comprises the main building (8 to max 10 people) and 2 separate holiday homes De Klaproos (6 to max 8 people) and De Hulst (2 to max 4 persons) that...

  • Verborgen Stilte

    In Kemmel, situated in the heart of the Heuvelland region and only a stone throw away from Ypres, the lady of the house Katrien welcomes you in her B&B ‘De Verborgen Stilte’, which translates as ‘a...

  • Den Hoogewal

    Farmhouse Den Hoogewal accommodate 17 people. Located in the center of the village with peace and greenery. The children are not forgotten: there is a swing, slide, trampoline, bikes for the...

  • Capelaniehof 2

    A Deligthful farm close to the French border, with its own play area and farm animals. You will stay in one of the four apartments for 6 to 8 people in the fully renovated barn. For nature lovers,...

  • Vitsemolenhoeve 4

    The Vitsemolenhoeve has several apartments for 6, 8 and 12 persons. You have a panoramic view of the West-Flemish hills and stay in a sea of peace and quiet. Children may help feed the animals.

  • De Douvevallei - De Hulst

    The holiday home for 2 (max 4) people is located on the south flank of the Red and Black Mountain at the end of a dead end street, in one of the quietest and most idyllic corners of Heuvelland....

  • Vitsemolenhoeve 2

    The Vitsemolenhoeve has several apartments for 6, 8 and 12 persons. You have a panoramic view of the West-Flemish hills and stay in a sea of peace and quiet. Children may help feed the animals.

  • Vitsemolenhoeve 3

    The Vitsemolenhoeve has several apartments for 6, 8 and 12 persons. You have a panoramic view of the West-Flemish hills and stay in a sea of peace and quiet. Children may help feed the animals.

  • Capelaniehof 3

    A Deligthful farm close to the French border, with its own play area and farm animals. You will stay in one of the four apartments for 6 to 8 people in the fully renovated barn. For nature lovers,...

  • De Douvevallei - De Klaproos

    The holiday home for 6 (max 8) people is located on the south flank of the Red and Black mountain at the end of a dead end street, in one of the quietest and most idyllic corners of Heuvelland. You...

  • Zevende Hemel

    Enjoy the peace and quiet. Located on the fringes of the charming village of Westouter, near the walking route that leads up the slopes of the nearby Rodeberg (Red Mountain). Magnificent terrace...

  • Vitsemolenhoeve 5

    The Vitsemolenhoeve has several apartments for 6, 8 and 12 persons. You have a panoramic view of the West-Flemish hills and stay in a sea of peace and quiet. Children may help feed the animals.

  • Haere Mai

    B&B Haere Mai is situated in the peaceful countryside of Heuvelland. Our B&B is situated less than a mile from the village of Loker, halfway Kemmelberg and Scherpenberg. Idealy situated for cycling...

  • Kalut

    REMEMBRANCE PARTNER FLANDERS FIELDS Our B&B is located in an old farm in Dranouter. Waking up in the green environments is very peacefull. You get a beautyfull view around the hills of...

  • Oosthoeve

    A new holiday home for 20 people in a very peaceful spot, with a fully fitted kitchen. Spacious living room and seperate sitting area with bar. Six large bedrooms each with its own bathroom...

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