The historic center of Tournai

Just 15 minutes from the center of Tournai, our cottage offers you an ideal proximity to explore the cultural and historical treasures of this charming city. Three emblematic sites particularly deserve your attention: the belfry, the cathedral and the museums.

The belfry of Tournai, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is an emblematic symbol of the city. This majestic tower rises above the historic center and offers breathtaking views of the surroundings. Climb the steps and admire the panoramic panorama that stretches as far as the eye can see. The belfry is also witness to the history of Tournai, and inside, you will discover an exhibition which traces its importance and its role in the life of the city.

Notre-Dame de Tournai Cathedral is an architectural masterpiece and an impressive place of worship. This half-Gothic, half-Romanesque cathedral, built over 800 years ago, is renowned for its remarkable architecture, detailed carvings and magnificent stained glass windows.Inside, you can admire artistic treasures, ornate chapels and a spiritual atmosphere that will transport you back in time. Take the opportunity to soak up the peaceful atmosphere and contemplate the incredible know-how of the period craftsmen.


Tournai's museums house a wealth of art and history. The Museum of Fine Arts offers a varied collection of works of art ranging from the Middle Ages to the 20th century, highlighting Belgian and international artists. Here you will find fascinating paintings, sculptures and art objects. Tournai's History and Archeology Museum immerses visitors in the city's past, with exhibits on local archaeology, industrial history and regional customs.

As you stroll through the picturesque streets of Tournai, you will also discover other hidden treasures such as churches, historic houses and lively squares.Do not miss tasting the local culinary specialties, strolling through the markets and enjoying the warm atmosphere of this welcoming city.

Whether you are passionate about history, art or simply curious to discover new horizons, Tournai has a rich and captivating cultural experience in store for you. Take advantage of the proximity of our lodging to explore the imposing belfry, the majestic cathedral and the fascinating museums of this historic city.