Brussels hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center.

The center is: Brussels
Neighboring hotspot: Amsterdam (2h)

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Belfries Brussels hotspot
Brugge Brussels hotspot
City of Luxembourg
Colonies of Benevolence 1h30m minutes to Wortel
Flemish B├ęguinages
Funerary and memory sites of the First World War Many of the Belgian locations are centered around Ypres, some 120km from Brussels and 2h by train.
Grand Place, Brussels
Great Spa Towns of Europe Spa is 2 hours from Brussels with transfer in Verviers (Hourly trains)
Major Town Houses
Mining Sites of Wallonia
Neolithic Flint Mines at Spiennes
Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin
Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai
Plantin-Moretus Museum
Primeval Beech Forests Sonian Forest
Stoclet House
The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier Maison Guiette
The Four Lifts

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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