- Grottoes and caves
In Han-sur-Lesse, near Rochefort, come and explore world famous underground caves. The Michelin guide has awarded them 3 stars in their travel guide.
The domain is sure to amaze you. Its wildlife park is the only one Belgium home to the European “Big Five” (wolf, bear, lynx, European bison and wolverine). Its newly designed discovery trail, the interactive PrehistoHan exhibition and the "Han of Yesteryear" museum complete the visit.
Origin, a new light and sound show
The cave will offer extra magic this summer with this fantastic show, designed ny Luc PETIT. The latest video mapping technologies have been used to recreate the story of these underground galleries. Simply mind wowing.
Planning your visit
Jump on the tram
A vintage tram will take you from the centre of the village to the entrance of the cave,
Follow the guide
There are 3 km of galleries to discover and stunning chambers along the way: the Minaret, the Trophy (a giant stalagmite, 7 m high, 20 m in circumference), the Mysterious Room and its multicoloured concretions, the Dome (145 m high). Half way through the visit, a son et lumière show will light up the Room of weapons beautifully. Long bridgeways going over the underground Lesse river will bring you bak to the daylight.
After the visit
At the edge of the cave, Le Pavillon brasserie-restaurant will delight your tastebuds with its wide choice of dishes, showcasing local ingredient. Add to this a large terrace overlooking the Lesse and a glass of Blonde de Han beer... Perfect!
Do check the opening times on the official website prior to your visit.
Groups are welcome all year round except for December and January.
Guided tours are available in Dutch, English, French and German.
The temperature in the cave is a constant 13 deg. C
Duration of the visit: 1h45
- Outdoor catering
- Indoor catering
- Free catering
- Air conditioning
- Training materials provided
- Car parking