Things to see and do - Louvain
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Louvain Travel guide
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Leuven owes its prominence to its university, Belgium’s oldest. Its students and student life give the place a unique feel. Capital of the recently created province of Flemish Brabant, Leuven is also known for its beer, brewed here since the 14C. Its illustrious past is reflected by the numerous fine monuments such as its town hall.
Tourist attractions Louvain : Things to see and do
Naamsestraat B - 3000 Leuven
This 15C Flamboyant Gothic building needs to be studied from a distance to appreciate its vertical lines; like an elegantly chiselled stone reliquary. The niches were given new statues in the 19C. Inside, several works by Constantin Meunier are exhib..
Grote-Markt 1 B - 3000 Leuven
St Pieterskerk's houses this museum dotted with masterpieces, including the Last Supper altar-piece by Dirk Bouts (1467), a small copy of the Descent from the Cross by Van der Weyden (1440) and an outstanding 13C wooden Head of Christ called "of..
Schapenstraat B - 3000 Leuven
Originally, this Beguine convent (founded c 1230) included the district near the church. It was extended to 6 ha in the 17C and is the largest Beguine convent in Belgium. It was purchased by the university in 1962 and now accommodates students and le..
Alfons Smetsplein 7 B - 3000 LEUVEN
Situated in the heart of Leuven, the Mercure Leuven Center Hotel offers a quality service for your business and leisure stays. A blend of traditional and modern, Leuven is home to one of the most prestigious and ancient universities in Europe. The B..
Prix Prices from : 79 €
This 16th-century former convent offers 4-star facilities and an attractive interior only 280 metres from the Oude Markt in the historic centre of Leuven. Martin’s includes a winter garden and a bar with a fireplace. Free WiFi is available throughout..
Bondgenotenlaan 20 B - 3000 Leuven
Prix Prices from : 70 €
Theater Hotel Leuven is situated in the heart of Leuven, 100 meters from the Grote Markt and 50 meters from Museum M. The rooms come with a a flat-screen satellite TV and free wired and wireless internet. Breakfast is served in the breakfast room. ..
Martelarenlaan 36 B - 3010 Kessel-Lo
Jules Vandenbemptlaan 6 B - 3001 Heverlee
Kantineplein 3 B - 3001 Heverlee
Kapeldreef 46 B - 3001 Heverlee
Book a table by the bay windows of the orangery or on the lovely terrace overlooking the garden. Such are just a few of the appeals of this restaurant, whose cuisine features a masterful repertory with a new take on traditional recipes. The wine list..
Léon Schreursvest 85 B - 3001 Heverlee
Sobriety and elegance depict the contemporary lines of this rotunda edifice, which is flanked by a pretty terrace overlooking the garden. Flavoursome, local produce and a fine wine list.
Vuurkruisenlaan 4 B - 3000 Leuven