The Flemish Ardennes have been the epicentre of the Tour of Flanders for years. This is where the battle breaks out. The mythical competition on the 14th Sunday of the year cuts through the peace and quiet in this unique part of Flanders with a bang.
Cyclists are able to find the right route thanks to the permanently signposted Tour of Flanders cycling route. Three cycling loops lead you past the slopes and cobblestones that have made Flanders famous and notorious all over the world for 100 years. The Tour of Flanders Centre is the central starting and finishing point.
The Tour of Flanders cycling route hosts a Belgian first. A digital chronometer has been installed on the Paddestraat in Zottegem, the Kruisberg in Ronse, the Koppenberg in Oudenaarde and the Wall in Geraardsbergen. This allows sporty cyclists to compare their achievements. Ask for a free chip in the Tour of Flanders Centre and give it a try.
This interactive experience centre all about the preeminent Flemish classic cycling race. Taste the atmosphere and the history of Flanders' Most Beautiful Landscape. You can order a drink or a snack in the cycling-themed brasserie De Flandrien, get tourist information at the desk, and purchase original cycling gadgets or retro racing outfits in the Rondeshop.