• Attractions
  • Religious heritage

The Notre-Dame de Basse Wavre basilica was built in the 16-17th century on the ruins of a Benedictine priory. It has been an important centre of pilgrimage for the last 500 years.

Religious procession

The Grand Tour, which takes place the first Sunday following June 24th, is the reason why te church was promoted to the basilica status in 1999.

Cultural heritage

  • The Notre Dame de Paix et de Concorde statue in the Marian Chapel
  • A shrine protecting the relics of over 40 saints and martyrs, some from the 20th century (Brother Mutien-Marie, Mother Teresa, Damien de Molokai...) 
COVID : We do our best to keep you informed. It's best, however, to check the latest news with the attraction you are visiting, or operator you have booked an activity with. The Covid Safe Certificate is mandatory, as is wearing masks for anyone over the age of 6. Planning to go for a walk in the Haute Fagnes, enjoy the magic of Christmas, maybe find a place for a well deserved break? Read our travel advice.
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