City and region

Tourist leaflets and maps are available in the entrance room.


The town of Ypres


Hotspots: In Flanders Fields Museum on the Great Market Square, the Last Post at the Menin Gate
A lot of other appealing museums and places of interest
Walking area: the Drowned Meadows, the ponds of Zillebeke and Dikkebus and the Palingbeek




B&B Jacob20 is the perfect starting point for excursions to Heuvelland and French Flanders.
Our cycling and walking guides can be taken along on your trip.


The many World War I sites in Zonnebeke-Passendale, Langemark-Poelkapelle, Wijtschate, Mesen and Ploegsteert are absolutely worth a visit.

The north of France is also nearby; Vimy and Arras e.g. is only a bit more than an hour by car.
The towns of Poperinge, Menen, Kortrijk, Lille (France) and Diksmuide are only half an hour driving.

Bruges and Ghent are within an hour’s drive.
The Belgian coast is a perfect opportunity for a day trip too.