Nature & parks

Citadelbos (the citadel forest)

Visit the current Citadelbos, a renaturalized cultivated forest where, now that the paratroopers have left Diest, you can wander around freely.  The Citadel is a ‘protected military monument’ and is also the only one that remains in Flanders.


Citadel / located at the Leuvensestraat


  • Leuvensestraat / Citadel
  • Suitable footwear advised,
  • freely accessible