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Partner programme – Thursday 8 August 2019

We provide a separate day programme for the partners

09:30     Departure by bus at the Castle of Alden Biesen

10:00 – 11:30     Cultural city walk in Tongeren

Walk with your guide along the cultural highlight of Tongeren: the Grand Place with the statue of Ambiorix, the Gothic Basilica of Our Lady, the unique beguinage with its narrow streets and cosy squares, the beguinage church, the Agneten monastery, the Moerenpoort and the medieval ramparts.

12:00 – 13:00     Lunch in the wine castle of Genoels-Elderen

13:00 – 16:00     Visit of the wine castle Genoelselderen with tasting

The Wine Castle Genoels-Elderen in Genoelselderen, a part of the Belgian municipality of Riemst, is the only wine castle in Belgium. The castle is situated on the old road that connected Tongeren with Cologne. In the Kiezelingenbos behind the castle is a Gallo-Roman tumulus, the Tumulus of Genoelselderen.

16:00     Arrival at the Castle of Alden Biesen