"The Begijnhof" Beguinage - Begijnhof Tip by tvdm

Beguinage - Begijnhof, Brugge: 61 reviews and 105 photos


Visit the Begijnhof (beguinage) and Minnewater (Lake of Lovers). Here's the legendary serenity and romance you were looking for, and you just might spot a singing nun here, too!
This complex is one of the most beautiful in Belgium. The quiet waters are filled with swans and the walled beguinage offers a peaceful break in busy Bruges. This is still a place of worship so your co-operation in behaving and dressing decently is greatly appreciated.

Directions: The beguinage lies in the south of the city centre. It's only a 10min walk from the market square, and a beautiful one, for that matter!
Website: http://www.bezoekers.brugge.be/en/begijnhof-beguinage

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Sep 12, 2002
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“Seize the day and see the world!”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 6 7 4

Have you been to Brugge?

  Share Your Travels