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Path along the river

A wooden path leads you along the river Dijle. It gives another view on the city. A quiet place to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
North Holland Province, The Netherlands
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The Dijlepad is a floating wooden walkway along the left bank of the Dijle River in the centre of... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
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Havenwerf, Mechelen, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wooden path leads you along the river Dijle. It gives another view on the city. A quiet place to walk along.

Thank Coralikestraveling
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the positive side, it is good that the have constructed this walkway that affords a quiet stroll by the river. On the other hand, any ideas that it takes you past the backs of lots of scenic old buildings is a bit of a...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed May 29, 2018

The Dijlepad is a floating wooden walkway along the left bank of the Dijle River in the centre of Mechelen between Haverwerf and the Botanical Garden. We like this walk of about one kilometre so much we have already taken it several times. It's very...More

Thank Trainbleu
Reviewed May 26, 2018

This is a nice part of the city. It's nice to walk next to the Dijle. Enjoy the sun and the peace and quiet.

Thank NoeB1
Reviewed May 21, 2018

I took this way everyday to the office. It was incredible to start the day just walking nearby the water and observing all the kind of birds. recommended

Thank MariaIsabel P
Reviewed April 23, 2018

An easy walk on boards, down the river. Interesting to see the stone and brick work, I was amazed at how old some of the footings appeared. Good to walk on a sunny day.

Thank L M W
Reviewed February 25, 2018

A lovely stroll almost like walking on the water giving a different view of the town. It was a cold day but the sun was shining. We did a couple of sections between bridges and popped up here and there to see the shops and...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed January 12, 2018

I had walked this path before, in Summer. Now after dark in Winter it was somewhat disappointing. They just stooped the Xmas illuniation (which must have been great), and the path was dark with a slight smell of the water. Nevertheless the UK party appreciated...More

Thank RDWilde
Reviewed October 17, 2017

This is a not too long path on the river from Haverwerf to the entrance of the Kruidtuin (on the other side of the river, but handily there is a bridge right where the path ends). While walking along, you have nice views on 2...More

1  Thank Katrien S
Reviewed September 21, 2017

I still remember when i was a young guy.. My Dad always told me... "Don't walk to close to the Dijle... Because when you fall into it.. You will not survive because of the pollution.. When I see today that the Dijle in Mechelen has...More

1  Thank Dirk K
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