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Citadelle (Citadel)

Route Merveilleuse 64, Namur, Belgium
+32 81 65 45 00
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A great place to visit with fantastic views of the town and rivers

Although a steep walk to the ramparts it was well worth the effort since the views were stunning... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Iguana56
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Banbury, United Kingdom
Day trip up to Citadelle de Namur

When visiting the city of Namur, don't forget to walk around the top of the Citadelle. It offers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AlainVerheyden
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Sint-Pauwels, Belgium
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  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
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Route Merveilleuse 64, Namur, Belgium
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+32 81 65 45 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although a steep walk to the ramparts it was well worth the effort since the views were stunning especially on a clear day.

Thank Iguana56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When visiting the city of Namur, don't forget to walk around the top of the Citadelle. It offers magnificent views over the city and rivers nearby

Thank AlainVerheyden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went there for a run but couldn't go far because I stopped to look at the landscape from the top. It is beautiful and peaceful far from the car noises. I really want to go back with a tour guide to know more about...More

Thank Hugo T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The citadelle is located on a corner where two rivers meet, offering great views on the nearby city and the mentioned rivers. It's a great spot for active leisure as this living piece of history covers some climbs and descents. The views are rewarding!

Thank Michał S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I have friends coming to Belgium, Dinant and its Citadelle is one of the places which I always plan on the "to visit" list. An impressive historical place, it stuns you with beautiful views, most curious history and it provides a glimpse of the...More

Thank Maksim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a visit for the outstanding views. New guest center just built offering interesting tours around the fortifications. Would like to see more general information about the Citadells history though.

Thank Jane E
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The Citadelle is a must see, but not to exciting. The museum they have at the place is not expensive and worth a visit. The train ride is very, VERY, shaky.... so if you are at age, pregnant etc it is not a good idea.

1  Thank Serge B
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The citadel is located in Dinant Belgium on the upper river Meuse, a location which has been significant in European wars for over five centuries. The citadel is located on a high point above the river and has been a major defensive fortification through world...More

Thank charlesgolden
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The citadel has lived through the different periods of the city of Namur and everythgin is nicely explained in the museum. There is also a guided visit to the tunnels used as defense and storage which will give you some more insights. The view from...More

Thank damnation_soon
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The citadel provides some fantastic views. The fortress looks impressive from below, and from higher up there are plenty of great scenes over Namur and the valleys of the Sambre and the Meuse. At the bottom there is a medieval bridge to Jambes. From a...More

Thank RHAHJ
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