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  • Visitors Centre 'Het Heuvelland'

    Start your visit to Heuvelland in the child-friendly visitors' centre, where the landscape surrounding Mount Kemmel is explained. A wide selection of evocative images and tailor-made tourist...

  • Permanent Exhibition 'Landscape and war: 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 still discover in the...

  • Provincial Domain Kemmelberg

    The purchase in 1995 of 21 hectares of woodland on the summit of the Kemmelberg (Mount Kemmel) marked the first step in the creation of a new provincial domain. In the following years, the...

  • Command Bunker Kemmel

    In the early 1950s, in the midst of the Cold War, Belgium, France, Great Britain, Luxembourg and the Netherlands built a coordination bunker for the air defence of Western Europe within the...

  • Broekelzen Nature Reserve

    The Broekelzen nature reserve consists of mixed fontinal wood, surrounded by adjoining meadows and fields. The wetter areas are an ideal habitat for marsh marigolds and oxlip, while wood anemones...

  • Hellebeek Nature reserve

    The Hellebeek nature reserve covers an area of some 8 hectares in Loker (one of the municipalities in Heuvelland). It is owned and managed by Natuurpunt and consists primarily of wet and dry...

  • Bayernwald (Bayern Wood)

    This unique German site is located between the villages of Wijtschate and Voormezele. The site consists of two mine galleries, a mine shaft, a trench system and five bunkers. It is accessed via a...

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    Panoramic view Hollemeersch

    The terrace of De Hollemeersch has a wonderful view over the vilages of Heuvelland. You can reach the restaurant by the road to have a drink on the terrace but also by the Heuvelland walking...

  • Nature reserve Eeuwenhout and Douvevallei

    Heuvelland is home to a rich diversity of vegetation and wildlife. This nature reserve is situated between Loker and Dranouter. Different signposted walks guide you through the reserve.

  • Nature reserve Sulferberg

    Nature reserve De Sulferberg is situated between the border region of Westouter and Reningelst. This fairly recent nature reserve (1980) consists of a spring forest and meadows. You can visit the...

  • Heuvellab

    Explore the Heuvellab

    Take a selfie in our castle corner; make the mechanism for a mill; piece together a Roman mosaic; put on your archaeologist's helmet to search for the remains of our prehistoric past. Once you have...

  • Breemeersen nature reserve

    The Breemeersen is a nature reserve of outstanding natural beauty, covering some 26 hectares in Nieuwkerke (one of the municipalities of Heuvelland). It is owned and managed by Natuurpunt and...

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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 stop and think...

Do

  • Wandelnetwerk Heuvelland

    Heuvelland Walking Network

    The Heuvelland Walking Network can be walked in both directions. You can choose your own route through the West Flemish and French Flemish hills by walking from one numbered junction to the next...

  • Vintage Heuvelland Fietsroute 37,7 km

    Heuvelland Vintage Cycling Route

    The Heuvelland Vintage Cycling Route takes you along ten wineries. Waymarks, in the shape of wine bottles, provide information about each place. The wine can be sampled at the wineries or in local...

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    Heuvelland Map

    The Heuvelland map gives you an overview of our region and the roads to neighboring municipalities. It also shows all the main sites of interest, vineyards, hills, public woods, etc.

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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...

  • Outside Travel - Heuvelland

    Outside Travel is a specialist in outdoor activities, such as high ropes, quad, paintball, mountain-biking, lasershooting, teambuilding activities, for groups, companies, etc.

  • Hill Route - 116 km

    You are a practiced cyclist and are looking for an tough training challenge? We can offer you three great - and very hilly - alternatives. The Heuvelland Hill Route will take you up and down 40...

  • Panoramaroute

    Panorama route 34 km

    Heuvelland! The land of hills… although we call them mountains: The Red Mountain, the Black Mountain, the Scherpenberg and Mount Kemmel. In the flat Flemish landscape close to the French border,...

  • Command Bunker Kemmel

    In the early 1950s, in the midst of the Cold War, Belgium, France, Great Britain, Luxembourg and the Netherlands built a coordination bunker for the air defence of Western Europe within the...

  • Festival Dranouter © Dranouter Centrum

    The musical village

    The delightful village of Dranouter is well-known far beyond the borders of Belgium. Its biggest claim to fame is the annual festivalthat takes place each August. But there is more to Dranouter...

  • De Vallei Estate

    In 2010 Jacques and Annie planted their vineyard. This is situated on half a hectare of sand-loam ground with a gentle west facing slope on the south side of a valley near the village of Westouter....

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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...

  • Vinke

    Restaurant Vinke, in the centre of the village of Westouter, is the latest venture of the 'Tout à fait Sophie' catering company. It is a fine dining venue (with an event space) in the heart of...

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    Hours of biking bliss

    Cycling and Heuvelland? A marriage made in heaven! Our hills offer challenges great and small to cyclists of all kinds: city bikes, electric bikes, race bikes, touring bikes, mountain bikes. And...

  • Bike & scooter rental Eeuwenhout

    Eeuwenhout is specialized in the renting of top-quality electric bikes, city bikes, mountain bikes, carrier bikes and tandems. Traditional bikes, terrain bikes and children’s bikes can also be...

  • 't Zwaluwnest Estate

    ‘t Zwaluwnest Farm and Bed & Breakfast is situated on the fringes of the rural village of De Klijte, the smallest of the sub- municipalities of Heuvelland. The farm has a truly wonderful location,...

  • 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...

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    Ravenstein Estate

    Ravenstein is a former glory. In 1450 it was under the management of Adolf van Kleef, lord of Ravenstein and Wijnendale. Ravenstein Estate started in 2017, with the planting of 2,5 ha of vineyard,...

  • Wine and dine

    Vines are now very much a part of the Heuvelland way of life, so you must certainly visit a vineyard during your stay. For some of the 16 winemakers, this is only possible for individual visitors...

  • Cordoba Chair Lift

    Heuvelland has magical views and fabulous vistas by the dozen. But how does it look from the air? A cable car ride - the only one in Flanders - is the perfect way to find out. In 1957, a team of...

  • Golfkarwesthoek

    If you’re keen to try something new when exploring Heuvelland, Golfkar Westhoek has the perfect idea for you – a golf buggy! You can rent electric golf buggies for up to four people. It’s a lovely...

  • Life at the Front

    This scenic drive explores the front between Poperinge and Heuvelland. Get to know the history of the city behind the front line (Poperinge), the Battle of the Kemmelberg and the Battle of Messines...

  • Klein Rijselhoek Estate

    After first planting a trial vineyard, in 2009 Peter Vandamme was able to start as a wine-grower in the Heuvelland BOB region. His 1-hectare plot is situated at the foot of the Rodeberg on a steep...

  • Vineyard Entre-Deux-Monts

    The Entre-Deux-Monts Estate nestles gently in the protective folds between the Rodeberg (Red Mountain) and the Zwarteberg (Black Mountain): in other words, between two mountains or, in French entre...

  • Smaakfietsroute Heerlijk Heuvelland

    Grote Goesting Cycling route or circuit

    This cycling route - the name means something like 'huge appetite' - not only passes through beautiful countryside, packed with breathtaking views, but will also lead you to all the tastiest...

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    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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    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...

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    Walking wonderland

    When you come to Heuvelland, don't forget to bring your walking shoes! Stretch those legs and enjoy countless kilometres of walking pleasure. Choose the route that suits you best and discover rural...

  • Vidaigne Estate

    The Vidaigne Estate is, without doubt, one of the most idyllic vineyards in all Belgium. It is situated at the bottom of a beautiful and largely natural garden, with magnificent views over the...

  • FNW Frans-Vlaamse Heuvels

    Cycle network 'Leievallei & Frans-Vlaamse Heuvels'

    The border between France and Belgium has been known for many centuries as 'De Schreve', which literally means 'the line'. It is, in fact, the dividing line between French Flanders and West...

  • Zero Hour

    Your visit to Bayernwald will be even more memorable if you first watch 'Zero Hour', a documentary film about the events of the First World War. The film is a technical masterpiece, which almost...

  • Vineyard Monteberg

    In 1996, some 600 vines were planted on the southern slopes of the Monteberg and the Kemmelberg as a trial to see if the region and its terroir were suitable for wine-growing. It quickly became...

  • Wandelaar

    Bed & breakfast in Heuvelland. We want to introduce you to all the good country life has to offer: nature, tranquility, cosiness, hospitality...

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    Junction points Boeschepe

    Starting in the quaint French village of Boeschepe, you'll discover an unexplored area of the cross-border region of Heuvelland: the hills, cut by small streams, between the Vleterbeek and the...

  • Bayernwald

    Through the eyes of the enemy: Bayernwald trenches. The Germans captured this 40 metre-high strategic location in 1914 and turned it into an impregnable fortress, which they held until the summer...

  • Heuvellab

    Explore the Heuvellab

    Take a selfie in our castle corner; make the mechanism for a mill; piece together a Roman mosaic; put on your archaeologist's helmet to search for the remains of our prehistoric past. Once you have...

  • Vineyard Zavelaar

    Timber merchant Stefaan Decadt, is passionate about wine. This inspired him to begin with his own vineyard in Heuvelland. On this 1 ha of land, he planted mainly early ripening grape varieties,...

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    Lots of collective fun

    A pleasure shared is a pleasure doubled! Heuvelland welcome your family, group of friends, youth association or sports club with open arms. Discover Out and about in company

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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...

  • Kemmel Mountain Trail

    This number of walking loop takes you along idyllic pathways, soothing landscapes and grapevines. Enjoy the fresh air, and the gorgeous panoramic views that stretch all the way to Lille! Walk of...

  • Cycling network map Westhoek

    The Westhoek Cycling Network provides 1,100 kilometres of cycling through flat green polders, rolling hills, historical cities, picturesque villages and First World War heritage sites. Devise your...

  • Brasserie Den Heksestoel

    People who like traditional-style bars and restaurants will just love Den Heksestoel. A creaky wooden floor, rustic furniture, an impressive old bar counter, authentic decoration, a cracking wood...

  • Heuvelroute

    Hill Route - long distance cycling route 459 km

    Starting in Poperinge, this route follows the undulating southern border of Flanders as far as the Voer region in Limburg, passing Brussels on the way. The trajectory will also take you through...

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    Cycle Route 'Gent-Wevelgem In Flanders Fields'

    Heuvelland stretches out across the hills on both sides of the Franco-Belgian border. The route of Ghent-Wevelgem in Flanders Fields follows the most important sections of the classic...

Accommodation

  • Wandeling, verhalen, muziek en veel lekkers in Blauwpoort

    Twintig verhalen over design en structuren uit drie eeuwen Blauwpoort. In combinatie met het sprookje van dame Deburghraeve. Geniet van muziek en veel lekkers. Het event in Blauwpoort is te...

  • Ypra

    This campsite is a lush green, spacious *** site in the heart of Heuvelland, just 10km from Ypres. The site is extremely dog-friendly, child-friendly and packed with leisure activities (bouncy...

  • d'Hellekapelle

    In the heart of Heuvelland, just outside the village of Loker, we welcome you in d'Hellekapelle. You will have a delightful sleep here. After a delicious breakfast you can go out for a walk or...

  • Victorello

    Victorello is a holiday house in Westouter with private wellness facilities, situated in the Flemish hill country: 'Heuvelland'. This cosy place is located in nature and easily accessible along the...

  • Camille's House

    Camille's House is situated in the centre of Wijtschate. This fully equipped yet cosy holiday home offers accommodation for up to six people, with a delightful terrace (garden furniture and...

  • 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...

  • Outside

    Outside holiday home is charmingly situated at the top of the Rodeberg, in the heart of Heuvelland. Surrounded by woods, the house is just 1 km from the French border.Outside Travel is a specialist...

  • BLAUWPOORT.be

    LISTED HOUSE BLAUWPOORT is located in Heuvelland, Flanders Fields. The house combines authenticity with contemporary design. Up to 28 or 36 people can stay here in a great atmosphere. Guestbook:...

  • Lanceloot

    Youth holiday home with 22 beds at the foot of the Red Mountain in Heuvelland at Westouter for selfcooking groups. Features a dayroom, dining room, kitchen, multipurpose room, 8 bedrooms (1x4 , 1x6...

  • Hof Ter Klijte

    Charming guesthouse situated in the heart of the Flanders Fields countryside. Only a 5 minutes drive from the historical city center of Ypres and it's warhistory and Poperinge the hoptown. 3 km...

  • 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...

  • Kapelhuis

    REMEMBRANCE PARTNER FLANDERS FIELDS Renovated home (10p) on top of the Rodeberg in Westouter in historic site.Enjoy the cosy house equipped with every comfort. Listen to the birds in the garden...

  • 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...

  • De Linde

    REMEMBRANCE PARTNER FLANDERS FIELDS In B&B De Linde, surrounded by woodland copses and lush green fields,you can relax and recharge your batteries. You can chose from three comfortable rooms (2, 3...

  • A paradise for cyclists - and their cycles!

    A paradise for cyclists - and their cycles! Our range of high-quality and cycle-friendly accommodation options is guaranteed to meet the needs of every cycling tourist. Cyclists who stay overnight...

  • Buiten-Gewoon

    This spacious and comfortable holiday home is fully equipped to welcome eight fun-seeking holidaymakers. There is a fitted kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, fridge, cooker, etc. One of the rooms...

  • Wandelaar

    Bed & breakfast in Heuvelland. We want to introduce you to all the good country life has to offer: nature, tranquility, cosiness, hospitality...

  • Kolibriehuys

    Are you looking for silence and relaxtion. Do you want to escape the pressure of daily activities. Or do you want to walk or cycle. The Kolibriehuys is the ideal place for a short or a long...

  • Ecochique

    Discover the hills and landscape of Heuvelland in an ecochique way. Ecochique cycle hire is located on two fantastic cycle routes: the West Flanders Hills route and the 'Schreve' (Borderlands)...

  • 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....

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    Camping De Nachtegaal

    Café & Camping De Nachtegaal is located on the flank of the Rodeberg hill, surrounded by vineyards and woods, and boasting beautiful views of Dranouter and French Flanders. The campsite has two...

  • Casselcharm

    REMEMBRANCE PARTNER FLANDERS FIELDS Charming, self-catering, holiday cottage in a rural setting. The typical house is fully equipped for 8 people.Heuvelland/Westouter, the town with the largest...

  • 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....

  • De Meuleberghoeve

    At the Meuleberghoeve you can admire the very finest scenery that Heuvelland had to offer. This working farm also provides child-friendly accommodation for families (up to 24 people) and for youth...

Food & Drinks

  • Wijnbouw Heuvelland

    Winegrowing in Heuvelland

    Discover all about winegrowing in Heuvelland in this brochure.

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    Brown taverns

    Were things better in the past? And does that apply to everything? It's a subject you can discuss for hours at the bar! In Heuvelland you can still discover traditional, old-fashioned 'brown'...

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    Vintage Heuvelland Ambassador

    Vintage Heuvelland Ambassadors are restaurateurs, every one of them a top professional, who each in their own unique and passionate way work with wines from the Westhoek. Their wine lists and menu...

  • De Vallei Estate

    In 2010 Jacques and Annie planted their vineyard. This is situated on half a hectare of sand-loam ground with a gentle west facing slope on the south side of a valley near the village of Westouter....

  • Vinke

    Restaurant Vinke, in the centre of the village of Westouter, is the latest venture of the 'Tout à fait Sophie' catering company. It is a fine dining venue (with an event space) in the heart of...

  • 't Zwaluwnest Estate

    ‘t Zwaluwnest Farm and Bed & Breakfast is situated on the fringes of the rural village of De Klijte, the smallest of the sub- municipalities of Heuvelland. The farm has a truly wonderful location,...

  • Wijndomein Rozenhil

    Rozenhil Estate

    no visits possible area planted with vines: 1,5 ha, 6000 vines planted in May 2018 grape varieties: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir en Pinot Meunier

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    Ravenstein Estate

    Ravenstein is a former glory. In 1450 it was under the management of Adolf van Kleef, lord of Ravenstein and Wijnendale. Ravenstein Estate started in 2017, with the planting of 2,5 ha of vineyard,...

  • Klein Rijselhoek Estate

    After first planting a trial vineyard, in 2009 Peter Vandamme was able to start as a wine-grower in the Heuvelland BOB region. His 1-hectare plot is situated at the foot of the Rodeberg on a steep...

  • Vineyard Entre-Deux-Monts

    The Entre-Deux-Monts Estate nestles gently in the protective folds between the Rodeberg (Red Mountain) and the Zwarteberg (Black Mountain): in other words, between two mountains or, in French entre...

  • Scherpenberg

    Between De Klijte and Loker, the Scherpenberg cuts cleanly through the landscape. On the flank of the hill sits the brasserie and banqueting hall with the same name. A sumptuous brunch is served...

  • Vidaigne Estate

    The Vidaigne Estate is, without doubt, one of the most idyllic vineyards in all Belgium. It is situated at the bottom of a beautiful and largely natural garden, with magnificent views over the...

  • Vineyard Monteberg

    In 1996, some 600 vines were planted on the southern slopes of the Monteberg and the Kemmelberg as a trial to see if the region and its terroir were suitable for wine-growing. It quickly became...

  • Vineyard Zavelaar

    Timber merchant Stefaan Decadt, is passionate about wine. This inspired him to begin with his own vineyard in Heuvelland. On this 1 ha of land, he planted mainly early ripening grape varieties,...

  • 't Molenhof

    Landhuis Molenhof is the place to be if you like a relaxed and laid-back atmosphere, enchanting nature, romance, warmth, good music and incredible views over the beautiful Heuvelland region and...

  • Cordoba

    Unique in Heuvelland: a cable lift! Do you want to turn your stay into something really special? The ‘Cordoba’ can help you! Surprise trips, special group events, free folk games: The ‘Cordoba’ can...

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    Regional treats

    Picon, Heuvelland wine, 'stone' truffles, wine paté, 'shit of mouse' cakes (not as bad as they sound!) ... Take home the taste of Heuvelland with an 'Appellation Heuvelland' regional basket, packed...

  • Brasserie Den Heksestoel

    People who like traditional-style bars and restaurants will just love Den Heksestoel. A creaky wooden floor, rustic furniture, an impressive old bar counter, authentic decoration, a cracking wood...