©

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.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Chimay:
Sightseeing, museums, religious sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, nature
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

7 days in Lille, Aups & Mons BY A USER FROM BELGIUM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM FINLAND May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES January, romantic, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 34 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Brugelette BY A USER FROM FRANCE December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 27 days in Wallonia BY A USER FROM BELGIUM November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Wallonia BY A USER FROM BELGIUM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in The Netherlands, Germany & Belgium BY A USER FROM ITALY November, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Belgium, Germany & The Netherlands BY A USER FROM ITALY November, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Wallonia BY A USER FROM BELGIUM November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News