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 Tourism, holiday & travel in Bergues
Insee code59067
AltitudeFrom 1 to 22 meters
Surface1.32 km²
Population3997 inhabitants
Density3028 inhabitants/km²


National labelsHoymille at 2.4 km (7 min)
Chief townLille (at 65 km, 51 min)Bierne at 3 km (6 min)
DepartmentNordCoudekerque-Village at 4.2 km (8 min)
RegionNord-Pas-de-CalaisSearch another town


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In the Flemish plain, 9 kilometers of fine sandy beaches of Dunkirk - Malo-les-Bains, 15 km from the Belgian border and 40 km from the mouth of the Channel Tunnel, Bergues opens ...

Yet fully corseted walls, whether medieval or due to the awesome talent of Vauban, the town is nestled at the foot of the belfry, World Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO. On the hill overlooking the city and gave it its name, the ruins of an ancient Benedictine abbey seem to stand guard while his museum pawnshop reveals part of its rich collections in a beautiful setting of brick at warm yellow ... Whether it's at its facades, its places, its traditions, Bergues St. Winoc is one of those Flemish towns where time seems to have no control. Its rich heritage, gastronomy, its friendliness and its environment will retain the tourist passing through the "other Bruges of Flanders" ...

As in the past, the city is punctuated with accents of his counting up chime every quarter of an hour or when it rings its bells for fifty Monday morning market or traditional festivals such as Carnival (Sunday of Lent ), Palm (agricultural fair the Sunday before Easter), the fire of Saint-Jean (around June 24) or during the Night of the decoy, Anno 1585 (evening show in late April and late September- early October).

Local specialties like cheese Bergues, sausage or Bergues Potsch'vleech, sprinkled as it should be a good beer.

Very close to Bergues, is the discovery of Flanders, this flat country where the flower market towns with brick walls and huge churches of this land and canals criss watergangs, which paved with chapels or small bridges, sometimes even lead to a few mills or a few taverns ...


  • The Belfry (World Heritage of Mankind) and its carillon of 50 bells.
  • The ruins of the abbey of Saint-Winoc.
  • Its unique fortified 13th to 19th.
  • Its yellow brick facades.
  • The Museum of Mount of Piety.
  • Its gastronomic specialties (Bergues cheese, sausage Bergues ...).
  • His Ch'ti turn, guided tour at the scene of the film "Welcome to the Sticks".
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Bergues
Information pointsTourist Office of Bergues
Leisure centresMuseum of the Mont-de-Piété
MonumentsAbbey Saint-Winoc,   Belfry of Bergues,   Church Saint-Martin


  • Market Monday morning.
  • Carnival Sunday of Lent.
  • Frequently Palm : Sunday before Easter ( Agricultural Fair ).
  • The evening shows of the Baladins Groenberg : late April and late September.
  • Fire of Saint John, the last Saturday of June.
  • The most beautiful Sundays Bergues : markets and concerts on Sundays in July and August.
  • The strides of the Flemish Red : 3rd Sunday of November.
  • Christmas Market : 2nd weekend of December.


  • 6 km, golf 18 holes of Dunkirk.
  • 10 km: sandy beaches of Dunkerque - Malo-les-Bains.
  • 15km: Hondschoote, an ancient city and capital of drapery linen!
  • A 20 km De Panne, Belgian important range.
  • 30km Saint-Omer, Ypres.
  • 40 km: the Channel Tunnel.
  • 65 km Lille and Bruges.


Ruins of the Abbey of Saint-WinocRuins of the Abbey of Saint-Winoc
The Belfry (World Heritage of Humanity)The Belfry (World Heritage of Humanity)
Gate BierneGate Bierne
Tram 99, tram travel on wheelsTram 99, tram travel on wheels
The Saint JohnThe Saint John
L ' City Hall building in 1665 rebuilt in 1871L ' City Hall building in 1665 rebuilt in 1871
The Night of the decoy, anno 1585The Night of the decoy, anno 1585



A fortified town dominated by the carillon of its belfry
The belfries of Bailleul, Bergues, Douai and Dunkirk are inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List
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Thursday 29 January
Min. 5°C - Max. 8°C
Friday 30 January
Min. 3°C - Max. 7°C
Saturday 31 January
Min. 3°C - Max. 6°C


French cuisine restaurantBienvenue Chez Nous  
Bienvenue à Bergues! Dans le village rendu célèbre par le film de Dany Boon, Jean-Pierre et Valérie vous accueillent dans leur maison d’hôte-restaurant au décor chaleureux et élégant....
Located in Bergues30 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAu Pont Tournant  
Nestled on the banks of a river in a village green near Bergues, the Swing Bridge is a haven of peace. You will be warmly welcomed in a setting that is both simple and elegant. The...
Located 830 m from Bergues33 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantFleur de Sel  
It is in a small village near Lille that Doria and Laurent welcome you in their restaurant Fleur de Sel. The modern and cozy invites you to sit comfortably for a gourmet parenthesis....
Located 4.6 km from Bergues17 € per person 

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House with 4 bedroomsAu cheval noir    
Enjoy the charm of Flanders, in a green setting where peace and feed the authenticity of the place. The Black Horse bears its name. Indeed, in the old coaching inn, you could leave...
Located 4.6 km from BerguesFrom 58 € to 62 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLa demeure du galgouck    
Just on the outskirts of the A16 (exit 63) and the A25 (exit 16), but at the quiet countryside of Dunkerque, you'll stay in a charming character house. The 3 large bedrooms, upstairs...
Located 4.7 km from Bergues59 € the double room 
Farm with 4 bedroomsLa clé des champs    
At the heart of the Route du Lin in any season, the cottage La Clé des Champs welcomes you as a couple, family or friends in a rural setting and green. Far from the concerns and worries...
Located 5.5 km from BerguesFrom 35 € to 56 € the double room 

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House for 4 personsAu cheval noir
Enjoy the charm of Flanders, in a green setting where peace and feed the authenticity of the place. The Black Horse bears its name. Indeed, in the old coaching inn, you could leave...
Located 4.6 km from BerguesFrom 250 € to 320 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsMalo les bains Dunkerque 60 m Mer + wifi
Description. Apartment 4personnes 50m². Distance Sea sixty meters. * Possible Bedding 1 Gd 2 bunk bed QueenSize 1.60 m 80cm. 1 sofa bed 1m40 umbrella if needed. * Linen house fully...
Located 9.4 km from Bergues413 € per week 
Apartment for 3 personsStudio vue de mer frontale  
Studio Malo les Bains max. 3 persons. Superb vieuws of the dunes and the sea. All comfort-TV-Lift-Parking privé-Comer kitchen-Bathroom-Terrace towards the sea- double bed + a bed. Shops...
Located 9.7 km from BerguesFrom 240 € to 380 € per week 

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40 places over 3 haCamping Saint Antoine    
Quiet and wooded campsite near the village with all amenities. Snack bar, foosball, billiards, bowling, parties, playground for children. 30 min of the Sea (Dunkerque, Malo-les-Bains)...
Located 13.7 km from Bergues10 € per day 

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Au Tonnelier - Hotel in BerguesAu Tonnelier     
Located in Bergues, Au Tonnelier is set in an 18th-century building and is 9 km from Dunkerque. You can relax on the terrace with a drink from the bar and dine at the on-site restaurant....
Located in BerguesRoom from 65 €
Motel 25 - Hotel in BerguesMotel 25     
Located 2 km from Bergues and 20 km from the Belgian Border, Motel 25 offers a bar and accommodation with an LCD TV and satellite channels. It also has a terrace, a garden and a tennis...
Located 1.9 km from BerguesRoom from 70 €
La Meunerie - Hotel in BerguesLa Meunerie     
Located in Tétéghem, and set in a former mill house, La Meunerie offers a gourmet restaurant and a garden. All of the rooms have a unique decor, a spa bath and a flat-screen TV with...
Located 4.7 km from BerguesRoom from 90 €

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Séjours & Affaires Lille Europe
This residence in Lille city centre is in the heart of the business district and between Lille-Flandres and Lille-Europe Train Stations, less than 600...
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