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Toer de Geuze

Toer de Geuze 2019

HORAL is organising the next edition of the Toer de Geuze on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May, 2019.

The opening hours are:

  • on Saturday from 11 AM until 7 PM
  • on Sunday from 10 AM until 5 PM

The following breweries and blenderies will be open on Saturday: Boon, De Troch, Lindemans, Oud Beersel, Tilquin, Timmermans and the visitor centre De Lambiek. De Cam, Hanssens and Mort Subite will NOT be open on Saturday.
The following breweries and blenderies will be open on Sunday: Boon, De Cam, De Troch, Hanssens, Lindemans, Mort Subite, Oud Beersel, Tilquin, Timmermans and the visitor centre De Lambiek.

The entrance to all participating breweries, blenderies and the visitor center De Lambiek is FREE OF CHARGE. One does not need to make a reservation to visit a brewery or blendery.

One can do the tour with one's own means of transport (car, bike...), or one can book a seat on one of the Toer de Geuze coaches.

The HORAL coaches booking engine will be online on Friday 4th January, 2019 at 11 AM (CET)

The participating breweries and blenderies

  • Boon: Fonteinstraat 65, 1502 Lembeek
  • De Cam*: Dorpsstraat 67, 1755 Gooik
  • De Troch: Langestraat 20, 1741 Wambeek
  • Hanssens*: Vroenenbosstraat 15/1, 1653 Dworp
  • Lindemans: Lennikse Baan 1479, 1602 Vlezenbeek
  • Mort Subite*: Lierput 1, 1730 Asse
  • Oud Beersel: Laarheidestraat 230, 1650 Beersel
  • Tilquin: Chaussée Maïeur Habils 110, 1430 1430 Bierghes (Rebecq)
  • Timmermans: Kerkstraat 11, 1701 Itterbeek
  • and also the visitor centre De Lambiek, Gemeenveldstraat 1, 1652 Alsemberg (Beersel).

* Only open on Sunday 5 May 2019

HORAL bus routes

SATURDAY 4 MAY, 2019 (Attention! The coaches depart at 10:30 AM sharp)

Route 1 

Departure: 10:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Oud Beersel - Boon - Lindemans - De Troch
End of tour: 19:30 Station Halle

Route 2 

Departure: 10:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: De Lambiek - Timmermans - De Troch - Boon
End of tour: 19:30 Station Halle

Route 3 

Departure: 10:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Timmermans - Lindemans - Boon - Tilquin
End of tour: 19:30 Station Halle

Route 4 

Departure: 10:30 Station Denderleeuw, Stationplein
Stops: De Troch - Tilquin - Oud Beersel - Timmermans
End of tour: 19:30 Station Denderleeuw

Route 5 

Departure: 10:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek',  Gemeenveldstraat 1, 1652 Alsemberg    
Stops: Boon - Lindemans -Oud Beersel - De Lambiek
End of tour: 19:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek'

Route 6 

Departure: 10:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek',  Gemeenveldstraat 1, 1652 Alsemberg    
Stops: Timmermans - De Troch - Tilquin - Oud Beersel
End of tour: 19:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek'

Route 7 

Departure: 10:30 Station Denderleeuw, Stationsplein
Stops: Lindemans - Oud Beersel - De Lambiek - Timmermans
End of tour: 19:30 Station Denderleeuw

Route 8 

Departure: 10:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Tilquin - Boon - Timmermans - Lindemans
End of tour: 19:30 Station Halle

Route 9 

Departure: 10:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: De Troch - De Lambiek - Boon - Oud Beersel
End of tour: 19:30 Station Halle

Route 10 

Departure: 10:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Lindemans - De Troch - Tilquin - De Lambiek
End of tour: 19:30 Station Halle 

 

SUNDAY 5 MAY, 2019 (Attention! The coaches depart at 9:30 AM sharp)

Route 1 

Departure: 09:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Oud Beersel - De Lambiek - De Cam - Tilquin
End of tour: 17:30 Station Halle

Route 2 

Departure: 09:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Tilquin - De Cam - Mort Subite - Lindemans
End of tour: 17:30 Station Halle

Route 3 

Departure: 09:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: De Troch - Mort Subite - Hanssens - Boon
End of tour: 17:30 Station Halle

Route 4 

Departure: 09:30 Station Denderleeuw, Stationplein
Stops: Boon - Hanssens - De Lambiek - Mort Subite
End of tour: 17:30 Station Denderleeuw

Route 5 

Departure: 09:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek',  Gemeenveldstraat 1, 1652 Alsemberg    
Stops: De Cam - Timmermans - Mort Subite - Oud Beersel
End of tour: 17:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek'

Route 6 

Departure: 09:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek',  Gemeenveldstraat 1, 1652 Alsemberg    
Stops: Hanssens - Oud Beersel - Lindemans - Boon
End of tour: 17:30 Bezoekerscentrum 'De Lambiek'

Route 7 

Departure: 09:30 Station Denderleeuw, Stationsplein
Stops: Lindemans - Boon - Tilquin - Timmermans
End of tour: 17:30 Station Denderleeuw

Route 8 

Departure: 09:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Mort Subite - De Troch - Timmermans - De Cam
End of tour: 17:30 Station Halle

Route 9 

Departure: 09:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: Timmermans - Tilquin - De Cam - Hanssens
End of tour: 17:30 Station Halle

Route 10 

Departure: 09:30 Station Halle, Van de Peerenboomstraat
Stops: De Lambiek - Hanssens - Oud Beersel - De Troch
End of tour: 17:30 Station Halle 

 

HINT: If you want to visit 8 different breweries during the Toer de Geuze weekend from the same departure point (train station Halle), one can choose one of the following coach combinations: Saturday ROUTE 1+ Sunday ROUTE 9.

The price of one bus ticket is 16 EUR (excl. transaction costs). One can pay online using Bancontact, iDeal, VISA, MasterCard and Paypal. The transaction costs vary according to the chosen means of payment.**

**Overview of the service and transaction costs

A bus ticket costs EUR 16 per person. The transaction costs vary according to the chosen means of payment:

  • Bancontact: 0 EUR
  • iDeal: 0 EUR

  • VISA: € 0.45 + 4.5%
  • MasterCard: € 0.45 + 4.5%
  • Paypal: € 0.73 + 4.4%
  • Giropay: € 0.48 + 3%

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS - FAQ

General questions

When will the next Toer de Geuze be?

The 12th edition of Toer de Geuze will be organised on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May 2019. The opening hours are on Saturday from 11 AM until 7 PM and on Sunday from 10 AM until 5 PM.

 

What breweries and blenderies will be participating?

The following breweries and blenderies will open their doors for you on Saturday: Boon, De Troch, Lindemans, Oud Beersel, Tilquin, Timmermans.

De Cam, Hanssens and Mort Subite will NOT be open on Saturday.

The following breweries and blenderies will open their doors for you on Sunday: Boon, De Cam, De Troch, Hanssens, Lindemans, Mort Subite, Oud Beersel, Tilquin, Timmermans.

Visitor center De Lambiek will be open on both Saturday and Sunday.

 

Is it possible to visit all participating breweries and blenderies in one day?

No, it is practically impossible to visit all locations in 1 day. Visiting 4 or 5 locations in 1 day is already a big accomplishment. In order to fully enjoy your visit to all breweries or blenderies we recommend to stay a weekend in the Pajottenland and Valley of the Senne.

 

Do I have to pay for entrance?

No, you don’t have to pay to visit the participating breweries, blenderies and the visitor center De Lambiek during the Toer de Geuze. The entrance is free of charge.

 

Do I need to make a reservation to visit a brewery or blendery?

No, you don’t need a reservation to visit the breweries or blenderies.

 

 

Transport

Can I use my own means of transport?

Yes, you can use your own means of transport (car, bike…).

 

Are their signs guiding you while doing the Toer de Geuze-route

No, there are no signs guiding you while doing the Tour de Geuze-route. It’s recommended to use a GPS or Waze.

These are all the addresses:

  • Boon: Fonteinstraat 65, 1502 Lembeek
  • De Cam*: Dorpsstraat 67, 1755 Gooik
  • De Troch: Langestraat 20, 1741 Wambeek
  • Hanssens*: Vroenenbosstraat 15/1, 1653 Dworp
  • Lindemans: Lennikse Baan 1479, 1602 Vlezenbeek
  • Mort Subite*: Lierput 1, 1730 Asse
  • Oud Beersel: Laarheidestraat 230, 1650 Beersel
  • Tilquin: Chaussée Maïeur Habils 110, 1430 Bierk (Rebecq)
  • Timmermans: Kerkstraat 11, 1701 Itterbeek
  • en het bezoekerscentrum De Lambiek, Gemeenveldstraat 1, 1652 Alsemberg (Beersel).

*Only open on Sunday May 5th 2019.

 

Are their Tour de Geuze coaches?

Yes, you can book a ticket for one of the Horal coaches.

 

Do I have to book a ticket for the HORAL coaches?

Yes, a reservation is mandatory.

 

When will the bus ticket sales start?

The HORAL coaches booking engine will be online on Friday January 4th 2019 at 11 AM (CET). Visit www.toerdegeuze.be

 

What does a bus ticket cost?

The price of one bus ticket is 16 EUR (transaction costs excluded).

 

How much are those transaction costs?

The transaction cost vary according to the chosen means of payment:

  • VISA: €0.45+4.5%
  • MasterCard: €0.45+4.5%
  • Paypal: €0.73+4.4%
  • Giropay: €0.48+3%
  • Bancontact: 0 EUR
  • iDeal: 0 EUR

 

What are the different routes and timetables of the HORAL coaches?

Visit www.toerdegeuze.be for the needed information.

 

When do the HORAL coaches leave on Saturday?

The busses depart at 10:30 AM sharp.

 

Hoelaat vertrekken de HORAL-bussen op zondag ?

The busses depart at 9:30 AM sharp.

 

Is it possible to visit 8 different breweries and blenderies during the Toer de Geuze weekend with the HORAL coaches?

Yes, whoever wants to visit 8 different breweries and blenderies on Saturday and Sunday from the same departure point (train station Halle) can choose the following combination: Saturday ROUTE 1 + Sunday ROUTE 9.

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