Geraardsbergen The Essential
The town's French name "Grammont" reflects its hillside location overlooking the River Dender. It is famous in the cycling world for its terrible winding and irregularly-paved hill called the "Geraardsbergen Wall". Racing cyclists and their supporters can find comfort in savouring a local speciality, the mattentaart, made with curd and fromage blanc.
This hilltop pilgrims' chapel contains a
The main square features St Bartholomew