Clear your agenda and get your walking boots, on!
From walking along rivers or canals, to dreaming of legends past in verdant forests, stopping by cultural sights or picturesque villages or exploring the incredibly rich network of RAVeLs, Wallonia will prove the perfect place to disconnect.
It’s amazing, in fact, how quickly you will find immersed in nature a short distance only from big cities.
Below are some detailed walks, for all abilities, to inspire you:
- © WBT – Pierre PauquaySpaTrekking & hiking
Hiking in the Hoëgne valleyFrom a little stream in the Fagnes, the Hoëgne river turns into a wild, majestic yet romantic river... as you will discover along this 11 km, signed walk following its fascinating meanders.
- © Pierre PauquayAywailleWalking or hiking
A walk along in the Ninglinspo valleyNear Aywaille, in the Amblève basin, erosion sculpted wild valleys through which flows on of the country's most poetic stream, the Ninglinspo. This fantastic walk will guide you along the torrent, quite unique in Belgium.
- © MTOVAAywailleTrekking & hiking
Hiking in Wallonia: along the enchanting Ninglinspo riverThis very varied (but tiring) walk links the Ninglinspo and Chefna rivers. The layout of the route along the Ninglinspo, on rocks and small bridges, is a true adventure. The 13 km trail can be completed in 4h30.
- © WBT - S. WittenbolMalmedyWalking or hiking
Hiking in Wallonia: ‘Napoleon's nose’, Reinhardstein Castle and Robertville DamA circuit with numerous viewpoints in a magnificent wild landscape! At every turn of this short route, you will be surprised by picture perfect views.
- © WBT - S. BurgeonSaint-hubertTrekking & hiking
Exploring the Haute Lesse region: from Maissin to ReduThe walk from Maissin to the famous village of Redu with its numerous second hand shops allies natural, varied countryside with bookish culture. Count 5-6 hours to complete the loop.
- © WBT - Olivier LegardienVillers-devant-orvalTrekking & hiking
The Walloon Trappist Abbeys Long Hike: Chimay, Rochefort and OrvalThe Walloon Trappist Abbeys Long Hike is divided in two stages: Orval to Rochefort (116 km) and Rochefort to Chimay (174 km), 290 km in total. This itinerary will introduce you to the beauty of Wallonia's nature and to its gourmet delights.
- © WBT - PériplétiesLa Roche-en-ardenneTrekking & hiking
Hiking around the Lake of NisramontThis exceptional hike follows the banks of the lake of Nirasmont. From there, you can see the confluent of the two Ourthe rivers and even glimpse, with a little luck, beavers, cormorants and kingfishers. A full immersion in nature...
- © WBT – Pierre PauquayBouillonTrekking & hiking
Grandiose panoramas in RochehautThis walk might be challenging but the ravishing beauty of the wild landscapes along the Semois really is worth the effort...
- © WBT - J.P. RemyBouillonTrekking & hiking
A walk along the river in BotassartThis delightful walk, which starts by the Tombeau du Géant (the Giant's grave) will take you along the banks of the Semois river.
- © André HeynenSpaWalking or hiking
A walk along the Château de FranchimontThis 5 km walk by the Château de Franchimont reveals the full beauty of the medieval fortress and the Hoëgne valley.
- © Flaviu BoerescuBouillonWalking or hiking
A walk by the Château de BouillonThis 7 km walk along the Semois will take you to a thousand-year-old castle, made famous by Godefroid de Bouillon, famous for its crusade to Jerusalem.
- © FTBWWavreWalking or hiking
A stunning walk in Wallonia | Villers-la-VilleThere are many wonderful walks to enjoy in Wallonia> and this one, in Villers-la-Ville, featuring the abbey and forest, is particularly beautiful.
- © WBT - Pierre PauquayLibinWalking or hiking
A walk along the Lesse in ReduThis lovely walk along the Lesse, the birthplace of legends, will take you through the village of #link[node|Redu], known for its 18th and 19th houses then the #link[node|European Space Agency] and its huge satellite dishes!
- © Mark RossignolDinantTrekking & hiking
A poetic walk from Celles to FurloozFrom Celles, one of the prettiest villages in Wallonia to Furlooz, awaits a lovely walk featuring cliffs, the Aiguilles de Chaleux, breath-taking panoramas, a rich flora and fauna, picturesque villages, the meanders of the Lesse river.
- © Pierre PauquayFroidchapelleTrekking & hiking
A fantastic walk in a garrigue atmosphere near NismesWant to enjoy picture-perfect landscapes? This 15 km walk will take you to Nismes, at the very South of the province of Namur. T
- © WBT - Pierre PauquayViroinvalWalking or hiking
A picture-perfect walk in NismesIn the south of the province of Namur, the sun, when warming the calcareous soil, sees a real carpet of flowers blooming... The #link[node|36097|Fondry des Chiens], a natural sinkhole, might very well remind you of the Verdon gorges in miniature.
- © Pierre PauquayVresse-sur-semoisWalking or hiking
In the footsteps of resistants in GedinneThis walk on the high plains of the Croix Scaille follows the steps of the Maquisards, the resistance fighters who found shelter here during WW2. Climate is often harsh, tundra-like. The Millenaire Tower suffered greatly from it and had to be rebuilt several times.
- © WBT - Bruno D'AlimonteFroidchapelleTrekking & hiking
A nature walk in VirellesBirds singing, landscapes opening beautifully onto ponds and wet zones, vast forest... This superb walk reveals how generous nature is near Chimay.
- © WBT - Pierre PauquayCineyTrekking & hiking
An art walk in GesvesThis fantastic 12 km walk around Gesves is speckled with art installations, beautifully integrated in nature: a superb bird offering a gentle music in the breeze, a trunk that seems to come to life, a cathedral of light...
- © WBT - D. VasilovWavreTrekking & hiking
A historical walk in Waterloo | The famous battleThis 14 km walk offers a real journey in time, back into the Battle of Waterloo.
- © Madame BougeotteTournaiWalking or hiking
A surnatural walk: the Sentier de l'Etrange in EllezellesFrom the Maison du Pays des Collines, walk through the village of Ellezelles and prepare to meet with mythical creatures.