Guided tours


More than 800 years of history, from the historic buildings to imposing gardens, form a unique heritage site unparalleled in Flanders.


Discover an exhibition in the moated castle or let our guides take you on a journey through time. The beautifully restored apartment of the Grand Commander immerses you in the atmosphere of the past and lets you dream away to another time.

If you really want to get to know Alden Biesen, then a guided tour is a must. Visit our English Park and French garden or take a look around in our church and castle. Our guides are ready to give you an extensive taste of the rich history surrounding in the castle during one of the many guided tours. 

If you'd like to visit Alden Biesen as a group, school or association, contact us directly. We will have a look together to create a tour perfect for your group. 



The best way to experience Alden Biesen is in a guided tour. Our experienced 'Guides of Alden Biesen' are ready to share their knowledge with your. Take your pick and book your tour. 


The most popular tours for individual visitors are our Summer tours. Every saturday and sunday you can discover the site of the Grand Commandery. You can also combine the tour with a drink afterwards. We also organise different tours during the year, so there is always an interesting offer for you!

For groups of 12 of larger, you can book a private tour on the day of your choice. Would you like to combine this with lunch or prefer a guided tour in Dutch, English, French or German? Let us know, and we will take care of it.

Bilzen Mysteries

Would you like to experience the history of Alden Biesen in a completely different way? Then Bilzen Mysteries 'The Story' might be for you. Experience an interactive evening walk through the eyes of Roelants du Vivier, the last private owner of the castle.


Belgian actor Jan Decleir will take you on a discovery tour of the domain during the evening walk. Information and bookings can be made at the website of Bilzen.