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The Draisines in Molignée: rail bikes perfect for a fun day out

  • Use the old tracks along the picturesque Molignée valley, between Falaën and Maredsous in the province of Namur
  • Molignée rail bikes
  • Molignée rail bikes
  • Molignée rail bikes
  • Train/tram/tourist train

Have fun riding a rail bike, allowing you to travel at your own pace on former railway tracks. The trail goes through the picturesque Molignée valley, between Falaën and Maredsous.

Draisines: a cross between a bike and a wagon

The Draisines or rail bikes are curious little vehicles, easy and fun to manoeuvre... Simply pedal as on a bike to travel along the rail track along the stunning Molignées valley, in the province of Namur. A little twist for memorable days.

A choice of routes

  • Warnant - Falaën - Warnant: 8 km - 90 minutes
  • Falaën - Maredsous - Falaën: 6 km - 90 minutes
  • Warnant - Falaën - Maredsous and back: 14 km - 180 minutes.

Practical information

French, Dutch, German and English spoken at the reception desk.
Booking possible 24 hours before your excursion, via the Draisines de la Molignée website.

Visitors with specific needs

Please click here to see the list of facilities and activities accessible to visitors with reduced mobility. Wallonia has developed the Access-i program to give travellers a clear understanding of what the infrastructures offer.

Schedule

From 01 January to 31 December 2018.

Opening times:

  • January 1st to December 31st in Falaën: every day at 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, 5pm.
  • April 1st to October 31st in Warnant: every day but Mondays at 10 am, noon, 2 pm, 4 pm.

Price

Bike rail for 4 persons: 18 Euros for 1 trail, 36 Euros for 2 trails. Groups of 20 persons: 2 Euros reduction per trail

Information on the walk

Duration

Minimum duration1:30

Facilities

Equipement

  • Access for PRM (autodeclared)
  • Cafe
  • Car parking
  • Cycle rack
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Restaurant

Animals

    Pets allowed

    Visites

    FR

    Additional information

    Acces

    Access: E411 motorway, exit 19 for SPontin, Yvoir, then follow the signs for Maredsous on the N971.

    Parking busYes
    Secure ParkingYes
    The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.