Unmissable tourist sites
Ypres Travel guide
Ypres : Michelin's recommendations
In the 13C, Ypres was one of the most powerful towns in Flanders, together with Bruges and Ghent. It was almost completely destroyed during the First World War, then rebuilt in the Neo-Gothic style. The Flanders Language Valley lies on the town's outskirts and groups together companies specialised in speech synthesis technology.
Tourist attractions Ypres : Things to see and do
Grote-Markt B - 8900 Ieper
The long rectangular cloth halls, surrounding two narrow courtyards, were completed in 1304, then rebuilt in sandstone in the original style after First World War destruction. Seen from the Grand-Place Albert 1, their 133m-long façade is broken by a ..
A. Vandenpeereboompl. B - 8900 Ieper
The cathedral was destroyed during the war, then rebuilt in its original style (13C-15C). Inside, note the 16C polyptych Passion scenes (Holy Sacrament chapel) and 17C alabaster statues crowning the baptistery chapel railings.
Elverdingsestraat B - 8900 Ieper
This Anglican church (1929) commemorates the British servicemen who died during both world wars. Furnishings were provided thanks to generous donors from Great Britain and the Commonwealth.
D'Hondtstraat 19 B - 8900 Ypres
Hotel Alliance is located in a renovated manor in the heart of Ypres, just 50 meters from the Grand Place and close to the Menin Gate. All rooms are tastefully decorated and have a TV, a telephone and a safe deposit box. Guests can make use of free ..
Sint Jacobsstraat 15 B - 8900 IEPER
Prix Prices from : 88 €
"Novotel Ieper Centrum is situated in the historical centre of Ieper, close to the Market Square, the In Flanders Fields Museum and the Menin Gate. This child friendly Novotel has 116 comfortable standard rooms and 6 luxurious superior rooms. Ou..
Slachthuisstraat 58 B - 8900 Ypres
Ariane is a family-run hotel offering modern rooms including a buffet breakfast, only a 5-minute walk Ieper’s historic centre. This quietly situated hotel is surrounded by gardens with a pond, an intimate terrace and a petanque square. The air-condi..
Dikkebusseweg 148 B - 8900 Ieper
A contemporary restaurant with a bar and lounge on the ground floor. Traditional style cuisine served.
Eiland 2 B - 8900 Ieper
This tavern restaurant is located on an islet that once defended the town of Ypres. A family atmosphere, serving traditional food with boats and games for children.
Slachthuisstraat 58 B - 8900 Ieper
Sint-Jacobsstraat 15 B - 8900 Ieper