Welcome in Leuven!
City on a human scale. Centrally located in Belgium and a place like no other.
Winter weekend in Leuven
As magical as ever, but even more resplendent thanks to the comfy glow of the stalls at the Christmas market, with dazzling light displays in Christmas-themed shop windows and many other wonderful winter experiences. Discover our tips here.
Leuven has both the vibes of a major city and the charms of a cosy village. There are so many ways to discover Leuven by foot. Head out on your own or go with an enthusiastic tour guide.
Stroll past Gothic retable fragments, Baroque altars, unusual collectibles and gigantic tombstones and be amazed by the possibilities that this unique material offers
In the pedestrian streets and spacious squares, the city’s many students help to determine its rhythm and atmosphere, the shops, cafés & restaurants ensure conviviality and gastronomy, the beer flows and the ideas sparkle. Leuven is worth a visit all year round with its rich and full range of cultural offerings.