Things to see and do - Ypres
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 ..
pl. andenpeereboompl. 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.
Slachthuisstraat 58 B - 8900 Ypres
Prix Prices from : 97 €
Ariane is a family-run hotel offering modern rooms including a buffet-style breakfast, a 7-minute walk from Ypres' historical centre with the Menin Gate and the In Flanders Fields Museum. This hotel is surrounded by gardens with a pond, a secluded te..
Grote Markt 2 B - 8900 Ypres
Located directly on the Grote Markt in Ieper, the Gasthof 't Zweerd is less than 100 metres from the Cloth Hall. It features a gourmet restaurant and a bar. Wi-Fi is free. Each room at the Zweerd includes a TV and radio. They all come with a private..
Prix Prices from : 60 €
Hotel Regina is a comfortable and well kept hotel on a central location with a cosy and friendly atmosphere. It is situated only 50 meters from the Lakenhallen and the Flanders Field museum. The hotel offers you a bar, a restaurant, an elevator, a b..
Slachthuisstraat 58 B - 8900 Ieper
Veurnseweg 532 B - 8906 Elverdinge
Elverdinge is a byword for gastronomic delight among fine food lovers. Apparently classical, the menu nonetheless retains a few surprises and is steeped in hidden refinement. A host of tiny details abound, including the exquisite appetisers served wi..
Sint-Jacobsstraat 15 B - 8900 Ieper
Komenseweg 21 B - 8902 Zillebeke
Family farmhouse in the country with exposed beams, bare brick walls and rustic furniture giving a sense of authenticity. Sunny terrace.
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 bistro 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.