A DAY OUT IN THE BELGIAN COUNTRYSIDE

WALLONIA (French speaking Southern Belgium)

Full day tour (9am till 5pm) 

Wallonia, one of the three regions of Belgium, is the Southern French-speaking half of the country. Often referred to as the "Ardennes" it is the most scenic part of Belgium.

Wallonia is

  • woods and forests
  • nature reserves
  • rivers, lakes and valleys 
  • castles & fortresses
  • formal gardens
  • abbeys, cloisters & monastries
  • historic battlefields
  • locally produced organic delicacies

If you're looking for a holiday that combines nature and culture, gastronomy and heritage, Wallonia won't fail to seduce you, not only with its wonderful tourist sites, but also with its delicious local produce and the warmth of its people.

Suggested activities: 

  • Cheese & Beer tasting at the Benedictine Abbey of Maredsous
  • Namur and its imposing citadel
  • Scenic drive along the Meuse river between Namur & Dinant
  • Snail Farm visit including tastings of "escargots"
  • The Gardens & Castle of Annevoie
  • The Gardens & Castle of Freyr
  • The Castle of Vesves Celles
  • The "Bocq" micro brewery & tastings
  • Wine tasting in a private winery
  • The citadel of Dinant and the Adolphe Saxe Museum