Wallonia offers nature enthusiasts vast green spaces, landscaped parks, nature reserves and other protected areas.
- NamurWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The arboretum of the Citadel of NamurTake a stroll in this lovely arboretum, near the Château de Namur and enjoy its rich variety of tree species.
- Saint-vithWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The Sankt Vith arboretumDiscover splendid trees and shrubs from all over the world along this didactic 2.5 km route near Saint-Vith. Informative panels will tell you all about these fascinating species.
- CarlsbourgWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The Bois du Defoy and its didactic trail (Carlsbourg)The Bois du Defoy, part of the Counts of Ardenne-Verdun's estate in Carlsbourg (ancestors to Godefroy de Bouillon), is an experimental nature reserve.
- JemappesRacquet sports
Jemappes communal park (Hainaut)This stunning park is only a few minutes walk away from the town centre of Jemappes, a sweet village in the Hainaut. Its 20 hectares are a pure invite for strolls.
- SpaWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The Spa-Tahanfagne arboretumThis arboretum is nestled in a state-owned forest is just 3 km away from the town centre of Spa. 9 hectares wide, it was planted on a 450 m high, exposed plateau with a low slope heading North.
- SeraingWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The Arboretum of theBois de la Vecquée (Seraing)The arboretum nestled in the Bois de la Vecquée offers a splendid green space in Seraing, near Liège
- VirtonWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The Virton arboretumAlthough modest in size, this green space offers a compromise between a forest-arboretum (by the choice of species planted) and the collection arboretum (by the size of the plots).
- BouillonWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The Botanical and geographical arboretum of BouillonCreated in 1906, this geographical and botanical arboretum stretches over 2 hectares and features 150 different species (native and exotic combines, hardwoods and softwoods).
The Bertrix arboretumThis 4-hectare arboretum can be found on a plain in the woodlands between Bertrix and Herbeumont, at an altitude of 420 metres.
- EupenLake, water body or waterway
The visitor centre of the Vesdre Dam - EupenLocated at the confluence of the Vesdre and the Getzbach in Eupen, this dam is the third reservoir of potable water in Belgium. On its side, the visitor centre offers a stunning view of the construction and nearby woodlands.
the Liège botanical garden greenhouses and parkCreated in 1840, Liège Botanical Garden is home to exotic collections, nestled in Victorian style greenhouses. This glass and metal architecture, rare in the city, is now listed and protected. Take the time to enjoy its tree planted park too.
- RendeuxWoodland, nature reserve or natural area
The Lenoir arboretum, quite impressive with its 3,000 plant and tree speciesBy the Ourthe river, conifers and hardwoods grow peacefully. This is just a little part of the Robert Lenoir arboretum, which 22 hectares stretch over meadows, forests, wet lands...