BergenBergen is a Walloon town in Belgium and the capital of the province of Hainaut. Bergen is about 60km from the capital Brussels and is located at the crossroads of some major highways.
The city is located in the Borinage, an old industrialized region with lots of history, architecture and culture. Bergen is the 2015 European Capital of Culture and in the aftermath of this the city is opening five new museums: the Mons Memorial Museum, the Museum of the Doudou of Mons and the garden of Le Mayeur, the Museum of Belfort ... Additionally several activities are organized such as festivals , exhibitions and workshops.
Bergen, the city of the Doudou is a city full of charm that immerses you in the past. You can easily explore the city on foot thanks to the many pedestrian streets, squares and romantic gardens.
In Bergen you will discover true treasures belonging to the UNESCO tangible and intangible heritage: the neolithic mine of Spiennes, the Belfry, the only baroque belfry of Belgium which also bears the name "El Catiau" and the ritual Ducasse that starts each year during the weekend of the Trinity.
Visit Mons is a real tourist guide of Bergen that you can take anywhere. It offers many features such as a simple and complete search based on location, a system to buy your tickets, book your hotel and schedule your visits. Combine your visit with a tasting at one of the restaurants in Bergen. The free mobile app of Resto.be includes all restaurants near Bergen.
In Bergen there is also a lot to experience in the culinary field. The French and Italian cuisine is well represented here, because of its proximity to France and the presence of a large number of residents of Italian descent.
Resto.be offers a wide range of restaurants in Bergen. For a romantic dinner with two or a dinner in group, you will find a wide range of restaurants in the region at the best prices. Many restaurants in Bergen can also be booked online!