Past Meetup

Carnival de Binche - SHROVE SUNDAY

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We will go by train to Binche to see the world famous Carnival and take lot's of great pictures.

The Carnival of Binche is a living and exceptional heritage, a popular, human and social event. It has been recognized as a “Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity” by UNESCO in 2003.


Binche - is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut.


Photo excursion by train to Binche to see the famous Carnival.

To get there:

For those coming from Brussels, we will meet in Gare Central, near the Starbucks.

We will take the train departing at 12:28 arriving 13:46 in Binche, well in time to locate ourself for a good spot to see the parade starting at 15:00.

The time for the return is not set yet, but the trains to Brussels run on an hourly schedule.

The price for the return ticket (tarif: Billet Week-end) is 10,60€


It may be crowded and you may get separated from the group. When we arrive in Binche, we will locate a spot where we will meet in case "someone lost". Keep your contact details up to date.