Best Things To Do in Ypres, Belgium

Whether you're visiting Ypres for a few days or are a localite, Ypres is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Ypres. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Ypres. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Ypres. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Ypres keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Ypres listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Ypres which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Ypres will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Ypres recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Ypres

Here is the list of things to do in Ypres and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Ypres Salient

    Tags: Memorial

    Address: Randweg, 8904 Ieper, Belgium

    Ypres is known for its rich history and on this day, the Salient is dotted with memorials, cemeteries, war museums and bunkers. This is the exact place where some of the biggest and the most important battles of World War I were fought. The war caused huge destructions. But after the war, the area was rebuilt and it is the spectacularly restored...Read more
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    Address: Sint-Niklaasstraat 9, 8900 Ieper, Belgium

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    Heather Maynard

    Close to important war sites in Ypres..Great value. Lovely, helpful hostess great breakfast

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    Tags: Church

    Address: 8900 Ypres, Belgium

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    Adrian Lunsong

    (Detailed review below) Ambience - 5/5 Accessibility - 5/5 Cost - 5/5 Ambience - A lovely cathedral centrally located to all t...

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    Address: Zillebeke, 8902 Ypres, Belgium

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    Lone Korsgaard

    voor kleine kindjes :)

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    Address: Menenstraat, 8900 Ieper, Belgium

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    Miavelzi

    If you're gonna go anywhere in Ypres go here. (At 8pm.) Irregardless of whether you have an interest in the war the war, the c...

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    Address: Grachtstraat 12, 8900 Ieper, Belgium

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    Caroline Williams

    Very clean and comfortable. Breakfast excellent, plenty of choice. Walking distance to middle of town. Would happily stay again...

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    Address: Rijselstraat 6, 8900 Ieper, Belgium

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    Guillaume Bourel

    Magnifique hôtel de ville et beffroi qui remonte au XIIIe siècle mais reconstruit en partie après les destructions de la Pre...

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    Address: Doorgangsstraat 3, 8900 Ieper, Belgium

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    Mitchell Winter

    Beautiful room and breakfast. Stephanie was an amazing host and we loved the night we spent here. Super close to the train sta...

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    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: Schachteweidestraat 45, 8902 Ieper, Belgium

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  • is there a christmas market in yepres on 2/12/18 could you tell me also how much is it by train to bruge from yepres return thanyou x

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    • Yes, the Christmas Market will be open from 3 in the afternoon to 7.30 in the evening on Sunday. It is located at Grote Markt this year and has an ice rink as well. 

      There are several trains that connect Ypres and Bruges. The round trip will cost you somewhere around 30 dollars. But, it is always better to check the official websites for exact ticket prices. 

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  • We will be in the Ypres area on 23rd and 24th December. Will we be able to access the Flanders Fields Museum etc on those dates. Is there anything happening to look out for on those dates

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    • The In Flanders Fields Museum will be open on 23rd and 24th December. It is recommended that you call them on  3257239220 to confirm. You may also participate in a guided walk called Night Watch which will be held on both the mentioned dates.   

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