©

Chimay trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Chimay

Trip Planner Europe  /  Belgium  /  Wallonia  /  Hainaut Province  /  Chimay
(4.1/5 based on 220+ reviews for 4 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, parks, zoos & aquariums
Chimay is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. On January 1, 2006, Chimay had a total population of 9,774. The total area is 197.10 km² which gives a population density of 50 inhabitants per km². The source of the Oise River is located in the municipality.Situated in the administrative district of Thuin, the municipality was created with a merger of 14 old communes on January 1, 1977. The Trappist monastery of Scourmont Abbey is located in the town and is famous for the Chimay Brewery.EtymologyThe origin of the name would come from the Celtic word coimos meaning "pretty, pleasant".SubdivisionsThe Walloon names of the place names are in brackets and italics. Baileux (Balieu)Bailièvre (Bailleve)Bourlers (Bourlé)Chimay (Chimai)Forges (Foidjes)L'Escaillère (L'Ecayire)Lompret (Lompré)Rièzes (Rieze)Robechies (Robchiye)Salles (Sale)Saint-Remy (Sint-Rmey)Vaulx (Vå)Villers-la-Tour (Vilé-al-Tour)Virelles (Virele)
In the build up to your vacation in Chimay, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our Belgium holiday planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Chimay

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Chimay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Chimay:
Sightseeing, museums, religious sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, sightseeing, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Museums, sightseeing, shopping
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Religious sites
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Breweries
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Hainaut Province

13 days in Boussu BY A USER FROM BELGIUM April, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Mons BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: February, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM IRAN March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Leuze-en-Hainaut BY A USER FROM BELGIUM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Mariembourg BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United Kingdom, Mons & Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Charleroi & Lourdes BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Chimay BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News