Ath, city of Giants
Situated at the confluence of the Eastern and the Western Dender, Ath is a welcoming city, inviting visitors to take a stroll through its streets. Ath is also "the City of Giants", renowned for its exceptional folklore. The famous Ducasse, listed as cultural World Heritage by UNESCO, has been part of the lives of the city's residents for more than 5 centuries! Throughout the year, the Giants' House is home to Goliat, Mrs Goliath, Miss Victoire and the others. Numerous museums and old buildings are witnesses of the city's rich past, as is the must-see "Burbant Tower". Ath is a good city to live in, and is characterised by its dynamic business life. Whether you are interested in shopping, heritage or folklore: there's always a good reason to visit Ath!