Bergen op Zoom
ergen op Zoom means culture, shopping and enjoying the gastronomy in a historical ambiance. The old margrave city Bergen op Zoom is situated at the “Brabantse Wal”.
Rich and moving history
We don’t know exactly for how long Bergen op Zoom exist, but by the end of the 12th century Bergen op Zoom got jurisdictions. The history of Bergen op Zoom contains series of great economic wealth, times when things got worse and countless sieges. The over 800 monuments in the city tell the story of a rich and moving history.
Shopping and gastronomy
The amazing amount of shops in the compact centre, with it’s medieval streets and plaza, offers you many hours of shopping fun. During and after shopping, but also while exploring the city you can enjoy at one of the many restaurants and terraces. Bergen op Zoom is mostly known for it’s big historical and cultural events, such as the annual procession De Mariaommegang and the open air spectacles.
Cycling- and hiking fun
The natural environment of Bergen op Zoom is perfect for kilometres of cycling- and hiking fun.
For more information: www.vvvbrabantsewal.nl