Strépy-Thieu Boat Lift and Cruise on the historic "Canal du Centre"

  • recognised tourist attraction
  • Wallonia Quality Destination
  • velo
  • Unesco
  • Car park
  • Coach park
    3 parking spots
  • Maestro
  • Visa/MasterCard
Discover the Europa's highest boat lift, allowing boats to cross a difference in level of 73 metres!

Visit the exhibition "Waterways of the Past, Present and Future" about the history of Belgian inland navigation and its future. Panorama and views over engine room.

Next, climb aboard a barge for a guided cruise to discover the hydraulic lifts - now a UNESCO World Heritage Site - standing witness to the region's industrial past,.

Boat not accessible to wheelchairs.

Dogs not allowed.
  • E19-E42 exit 21 direction "Strépy-Thieu"