A guided tour at your own pace
Discover the historic heart of the City of 5 bell towers at your own pace! Thanks to the recorded comments on your audio guide, you can benefit from the advantages of a guided tour and still be completely free: you are sure not to miss any of the city’s rich heritage and you can stop whenever and wherever you want !
During a tour of approximately 2 km in the city centre, you will receive a clear explanation on the history of Tournai and its exceptional heritage. Admire the grandeur of the Notre-Dame cathedral, listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, and its perfect combination of Gothic and Romanesque architecture. Climb the 257 steps of the belfry (paying), also listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, and enjoy a magnificent view of the city and its environs. Stop at the information boards and statues on the tour to learn more about the history of Tournai and its places of interest. Take a rest and have a drink on the Grand-Place while admiring the magnificent architecture of the surrounding buildings. Listen to the comments on your audio guide and replay them if you feel like it. This visit is completely adapted to your needs and wishes !
Free visit of approx. 1 hour (2 km) with medieval background music. Audio guide available at the Tournai tourist office – Price: € 9.90 – only available in French.