Do you dream of a active holiday in the Belgian Ardennes? Then you will find perfect conditions for walking, climbing, canoeing or mountain biking. Under the earth the most beautiful caves of Belgium are waiting for you.
In the dense forests you walk past exciting rock formations and beautiful waterfalls and wild rivers. Climb into a canoe and conquer the rapids a happy and fun sport for the whole family. The paths through the countryside are also the hearts of many mountain bike trails. As you wander over the green hills, you will find impressive castles and medieval towns. A really nice place for a successful camping trip!
A sea of stalactites and stalagmites populated the underworld of Belgium, as in the caves of Remouchamps. The highlight is an exciting boat ride on the underground river! In the medieval town of La Roche you can check out the castle ghost Berthe, it is said to live in the ruins of it. Or if that is not for you you can try a locally brewed beer in a cafe or beer garden.
Average summer temperature: 20˚
Visit The War Museum
The classic Coo waterfalls in Amblève
For delicious gourmet, there is the town Durbury
The breweries that produce Orval, Chimay and Leffe, take home a souvenir
Every year on August 14 to 16 there is a feast in the old Liege Outremeuse district. The celebration is one of the biggest summer events in the region and include summer concerts, folk music, games and puppet shows, folk dances and parades.
In Redu, see the Euro Space Centre it is a high-tech park. Here it is possible to go on spacewalk and see how the Big Bang started. Discover also the Milky Way or climb aboard a spaceship. A once in a lifetime experience
If you love to shop, Liege and Namur in the right places to go. The latter city has two major shopping districts with all the major chains and is surrounded by quaint streets lined with specialty shops.
The castle (a fortress) in Bouillon is one of the most impressive fortresses in Europe. You can see it from a distance and it consists of three forts connected by bridges.