What to do in and around Dinant

Ready for a new adventure? Let’s discover ancient castles, a historic Citadel, incredible rock formations, and stunning nature in the region of the iconic city Dinant.


Dinant is a well-known city in the Condroz region alongside the Meuse river, which is famous for its incredible architecture and history. You should know that Dinant was already inhabited in the 7th century and the name Dinant meaning “Sacred Valley” was invented by the Celts. This city has seen many wars, legends, and settlements. This is why the Citadel of Dinant, which was built to control the Meuse valley from its enemies, is such an important building.


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Citadel of Dinant


Planning a visit to Dinant? Never skip a visit to the wonderful Citadel on top of the vertical rock behind The Collegiate Church of Our Lady. This building will take you back in time to a period of knights, canons, and battles that greatly impacted the heritage of the city.