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Charleroi Destination Guide

Discover Charleroi in Belgium!

Charleroi in the region of Walloon Region with it's 200,132 habitants is a place located in Belgium - some 31 mi (or 49 km) South of Brussels, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Charleroi in Belgium

Local time in Charleroi is now 10:34 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Brussels" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: The Hague, Haarlem, Amsterdam, Walcourt, Thuin or Amiens. When in this area, you might want to check out Wayaux, Wangenies, Viesville, Trieu des Agneaux, Thimeon and Charleroi as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

7°C / 45 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 95%
Air Pressure 1012.7 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 21st of November 2017
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 10°C (51 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 9°C (49 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of November 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)

Videos

8 JUN 2012 BELGIUM CHARLEROI RAILWAY STA...

11:34 min ( June 15, 2012 by Serge Bellemans)
Views: 382 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Départ Blanche vers l'aéroport de Charleroi pour rejoindre l'avion destination Bergerac (FR) - Flight Ryanair FR1218 at 18.50H

Landing 737-800 Jetairfly OO-JAQ at Brus...

08:20 min ( October 07, 2012 by avions1996)
Views: 124 - Rating: 0/5

Flight from Djerba to Brussels Charleroi Time : 01.00 PM / Date : 08-28-2012 Runway 25


Belleau Wood and Belgium Joelmeeker's ph...

01:02 min ( March 28, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW3)
Views: 96 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Joelmeeker's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vi...

Travelling with the metro in Charleroi

00:31 min ( April 23, 2012 by Balázs Rusznyák)
Views: 87 - Rating: 0/5

Travelling on the "metro"(in fact its a tram network with some underground sections) in Charleroi. In this video you van see the junction near Beaux-Art station. Utazás a charelroii "metrón" (valój...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Charleroi during the next days.

21
Nov
2017

IGRETEC SESSION : La Cyber Sécurité, Un Enjeu D'envergure Pour Les Entreprises!

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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24
Nov
2017

IS Game à Charleroi!

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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26
Nov
2017

Frédéric François

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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28
Nov
2017

Déjeuner De Lancement Groupe BNI Fleurus Jupiter

Beginning: 07:00 am (07:00).
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01
Dec
2017

Livresse ◈ Clôture ◈ Sortie De Résidence De Papier Machine

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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07
Dec
2017

Dany Boon

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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17
Jan
2018

Charleroi, Belgique/ Atelier : "Comprends Tes Mémoires Pour Te Souvenir De Qui Tu Es... "

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Stade du Pays de Charleroi

Stade du Pays de Charleroi is a football stadium in the city of Charleroi, Belgium. It was built for the 2000 UEFA European Championship in Belgium and the Netherlands in replacement of the old stadium known as Mambourg. It is the home of Sporting Charleroi. Its capacity was 30,000 for Euro 2000 but was reduced shortly after to 25,000 in line with Charleroi's average attendances.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.41, 4.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Hainaut (province), Charleroi, Football venues in Belgium, R. Charleroi S.C., UEFA European Football Championship stadiums

Battle of Thimeon

The Battle of Thimeon was a German victory over the Vikings near Thimeon north of the Sambre in February 880. In 879, Vikings from England settled on the river Scheldt. After celebrating Christmas at Frankfurt am Main that year and signing the Treaty of Ribemont with Louis III and Carloman II of West Francia, Louis the Younger marched an army northward on the Viking settlement.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.41, 4.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:880, 880s conflicts, Battles involving the Holy Roman Empire, Battles involving the Vikings

Spiroudome

Spiroudome is an indoor arena in Charleroi, Belgium. Opened in 2002, it currently can hold 6,300 spectators (5,440 fan seats, 160 lodge seats, 700 business seats). It hosts indoor sporting events such as tennis and basketball. The arena hosted the annual ULEB Cup final from 2004 to 2008. It is also the home arena of the Spirou Charleroi basketball club.

More reading: Spiroudome homepage
Located at 50.41, 4.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Basketball venues in Belgium, Charleroi, Indoor arenas in Belgium

Marcinelle

Marcinelle is a Walloon town in the Belgian province of Hainaut, it is a municipality within the Charleroi borders. Until 1977, the town was a municipality of its own.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.41, 4.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1956 disasters, 1956 in Belgium, Charleroi, Coal mining disasters in Belgium, History of Wallonia

Pironchamps

Pironchamps is an old Carolingian municipality, in what is now Belgium, which, in 1979, amalgamated with the municipality of Farciennes. For many years, it was the poorest commune of Wallonia, with a population made up primarily of unemployed people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.41, 4.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Belgium

Quote of the moment

There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.

Robert Louis Stevenson