By Alison – March 15, 2016 (Updated: February 28, 2016)

Belgium is a country known for its stunning architecture. Today we share our top 12 most magical castles to visit in Flanders and Wallonia.

One of the things we loved most about our time in Belgium was visiting the many castles dotted around the country. It is said, Belgium has more castles per capita than France. We’re not sure if this is true but we do know they are a lot less spread out and, therefore, easier to visit.

While we already have a detailed list and map of most of the castles, chateau, and fortifications around the country, today we wanted to share our favourite castle visits in Flanders and Wallonia, to inspire your own travels in Belgium. Be sure to click on the links to learn more about each of the castles listed here and immerse yourself in many more photos.

Without further ado, here are our Top 12 castles in Belgium: