The Citadel of Namur
Esplanade de la Citadelle de Namur
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Hop on the tourist train and admire the ramparts of this impressive fortress with all its fortified turrets opening onto magnificent views of the valley and town.
Point of departure: the Esplanade of the Citadel of Namur, on the staircase. To get to the point of departure go to the confluence of the Meuse and the Sambre. At the Place du Grognon follow the left bank of the Samber for a few hundred meters, then left up to the Citadel. This road up is winding and quite steep. Lorries allowed.
Duration of the visit by train: 20 minutes.
The departure of this tour by train is at the Esplanade of the Citadel, in front of the "Panorama" restaurant or opposite the Terra Nova tourist information centre. To get to the Esplanade or Terra Nova on foot, climb the stairs next to the Time Spiral (opposite the Walloon Parliament) and follow the arrows. Access by car: from avenue Jean 1er or follow the Route Merveilleuse. Buses and lorries: avenue Jean 1er.
Tourist information on the town NAMUR
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