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Saint-Amand-les-Eaux Travel guide
Saint-Amand-les-Eaux : Michelin's recommendations
A city famous for its thermal waters. Thermal or mineral, they are much appreciated by connoisseurs, of which some are also attracted by other regional specialities such as the abbey beer, gland tart nut biscuit.
But no-one needs to suffer from rheumatism in order to appreciate Saint-Amand : the vast forest offers lots of walks and bird lovers could, with a bit of luck and a pair of binoculars, spot a black coot or a grebe.
Tourist attractions Saint-Amand-les-Eaux : Things to see and do
place du Musée-de-la-Tour-Abbatiale F - 59230 Saint-Amand-les-Eaux
Two buildings have survived the dismantling of the Abbey, one is the abbatial Tower 82 metres high in which each of the five storeys uses a different architectural style. Inside the museum contains pottery from local manufacturers. The ascent up the ..
F - 59230 Saint-Amand-les-Eaux
From the wells of Fontaine-Bouillon came the radioactive waters that the Romans appreciated. Although they left their votive offerings there, the wells fell into disuse until Vauban set about exploiting them again in the 17C. The thermal building, re..
D40 F - 59230 Saint-Amand-les-Eaux
This massive 4,600 ha Forest is only a scrap of the immense forest that used to cover Hainaut in the Middle Ages. Dotted with bogs and pools the forest is full of many aromas. It has been heavily organised with paths, bridle paths, picnic areas, and ..