Things to see and do - Tongeren
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Tongeren Travel guide
Tongeren : Michelin's recommendations
Together with Tournai this is the oldest town in Belgium and one of the richest in traces of the past. It is situated in the Hesbaye, a gently undulating region of orchards.
Tourist attractions Tongeren : Things to see and do
Grote Markt B - 3700 Tongeren
This fine Gothic building (13C-16C) is preceded by an impressive unfinished towered façade. The nave rests on cylindrical columns with crocket capitals. The elegant triforium is ringed by a gallery. Note the 16C Antwerp wooden altarpiece relating the..
Kielenstraat 15 B - 3700 Tongeren
Tongres, the seat of Ambiorix, chief of the Eburones, is along with Tournai one of Belgium's oldest settlements and one of the richest in archaeological terms. Designed by De Gregorio & Partners, the museum has rich collections from prehistory to the..
St-Catharinastraat B - 3700 Tongeren
This convent was founded in the 13C and closed down during the French Revolution. The Romanesque-Gothic St Catherine's Church holds a central position and has interesting furnishings and paintings. The Drapers' Tower is adjacent to the convent.
De Schiervelstraat 10 B - 3700 Tongeren
The 4-star Eburon Hotel offers exclusive accommodation in a former convent. It benefits from free Wi-Fi and is only 250 metres from the famous Gallo-Roman Museum. The design guest rooms are modern in style and feature air conditioning, a flat-screen..
Veemarkt 2 B - 3700 Tongeren
Set right in the historical centre of Tongeren, hotel ambiotel features a terrace, as well as a bar and a restaurant serving Belgian specialities. Free WiFi is available throughout the entire property. Overlooking the city's skyline, rooms at ambiot..
Henisstraat 20 B - 3700 Tongeren
The small-scale Huys van Steyns is housed in the former residence of Louis Steyns, the founder of a famous shoe brand, and offers a private garden and bicycle rental services. Set 500 metres from Tongeren’s centre, this hotel includes free WiFi. Roo..
Stationslaan 6 B - 3700 Tongeren
The young and intrepid Lucie has already shown her expertise at the Mijn Restaurant and hasn't lost her knack since. This can be seen in the dishes, served by her partner Jimmy. The food blends modernity and flavour. Young and hip are the watchwords ..
Veemarkt 2 B - 3700 Tongeren
Hondsstraat 54 B - 3700 Tongeren
An excellent, no-nonsense restaurant where flavourful ingredients are the focus. Madame expresses all her gastronomic passion in the kitchen, while her husband's attentive service gives patrons even more to be pleased about.
Kloosterstraat 7 B - 3700 Tongeren
Sint-Truiderstraat 25 B - 3700 Tongeren
Nothing alerts you to the designer interior or the creative menu of this restaurant in the pedestrian street of the historic district. Jan Menten creates a menu that reflects her personality and love of flavoursome and wholesome produce.
Hemelingenstraat 23 B - 3700 Tongeren
This historical house has an entirely refurbished, contemporary interior. The terrace-garden has an ornamental pond and offers views over the basilica. Tasty cuisine with hints of the Mediterranean.