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Koksijde Travel guide
Koksijde : Michelin's recommendations
Koksijde includes the seaside resorts of Koksijde-Bad and St Idesbald as well as the highest dune on the Belgian coast, the Hoge Blekker. Visitors can enjoy the large flower market, a fishermen's folk festival and the "Tribute to Flemish Painting" parade.
Tourist attractions Koksijde : Things to see and do
J. Van Buggenhoutlaan B - 8670 Koksijde
This modern church (1962) lies north of the abbey. Its undulating roof and navy-blue colour bleu recall the ocean waves, while its beige brick walls reflect the dunes. Inside, the stained-glass windows diffuse glistening light. The crypt contains a r..
Koninklijke Prinslaan 8 B - 8670 Koksijde
This abbey was founded by Benedictines in 1107 and became Cistercian in 1138. It was one of Western Europe's major abbeys under Abbot Elias van Koksijde around 1300 and was destroyed by Calvinists in 1566. The ruins still reveal the majestic lines ..
Paul Delvauxlaan 42 B - 8670 Koksijde
Visitors can see Delvaux's Post-Impressionist to Surrealist development with paintings, watercolours, drawings, engravings and sketches and enter his dreamlike, hallucinatory and poetic world here. Note the eerie light in Gare forestière (1960). Ther..
Ten Bogaerdelaan 10 B - 8670 Koksijde
A 12C abbey farmhouse that has often been remodelled. It is now converted into a restaurant with both a historical and modern setting. Banquets in the chapel and a fine summer terrace.