Discover Benelux | Cultural heritage | Castles in the Benelux
Photo: Vianden Castle/Jengel
Captivating castles in Belgium and Luxembourg With beautiful countryside, picturesque villages and regal châteaux, Belgium and Luxembourg are home to some of Europe’s most fairytale-like landscapes. Here, we present some of the most captivating castles these two countries have to offer.
DO NOT MISS: Château de Vianden Constructed between the 11th and 14th century, Luxembourg’s magnificent Vianden Castle is a must-visit for history buffs and families alike. Château d’Useldange If you are curious about what it was like to live in medieval Luxembourg, the free and remarkably original exhibitions at Château d’Useldange will do the trick. Château de Namur The town of Namur in Belgium is well known for its medieval castle. Less than a stone’s throw away you will find the stunning Château de Namur hotel and restaurant. Château de Beloeil A real gem in Belgium’s Hainaut province is the Château de Beloeil, which has been the residence of the Belgian Princes de Ligne since the 14th century.
Photo: ASBL Fonds Château de Beloeil
Issue 50 | February 2018 | 45
Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg.