Walks, bike rides, kayak adventures... The options are endless near Rochefort. Looking for a more peaceful afternoon? There are lovely castles and museums too.

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  • Malagne, the Archéopark presenting our ancestors: the Gauls
    Come and live a Gallo-Roman experience in Malagne, at the Rochefort Archéoparc
    Rochefort

    Malagne, the Archéopark presenting our ancestors: the Gauls

    Travel back to Gallo-Roman times! In this archeopark, between gardens and vegetable patches, you will have a chance to be a blacksmith, a potter, a baker... A wonderful immersive, historical experience.
  • The cave of Lorette in Rochefort: a remarkable natural heritage
    Rochefort

    The cave of Lorette in Rochefort: a remarkable natural heritage

    The Cave of Lorette, part of the Caves of Han domain, can be found in the province of Namur, only 300 m from the centre of Rochefort.
  • The centre of rail and stone in Jemelle
    Jemelle

    The centre of rail and stone in Jemelle

    A stone's throw from Rochefort, this museum covers the many facets of the Belgian railway network and limestone.
  • A speleology trail at the Domaine des Grottes de Han
    Han-sur-Lesse

    A speleology trail at the Domaine des Grottes de Han

    A new speleology trail at the Domaine des Grottes de Han gives visitors the chance to explore caves never opened to the public before.
  • UNESCO Global Geopark Famenne-Ardenne
    Rochefort

    UNESCO Global Geopark Famenne-Ardenne

    Wallonia now has its very own UNESCO geopark, in Famenne-Ardenne. Discover how stunning and varied the landscapes of the regions are: a perfect day out with friends and family.
  • The Caves of Han estate and the PrehistoHan museum
    Han-sur-Lesse

    The Caves of Han estate and the PrehistoHan museum

    A fascinating exhibition presents 50 years of underwater excavations in the river Lesse
  • The Han Wildlife Reserve
    Han-sur-Lesse

    The Han Wildlife Reserve

    Venture into the domain of the caves of Han and have a closer look at the Ardenne's flora and fauna in the Wildlife Park
  • A walk in the Wildlife Nature Reserve by the Caves of Han
    Han-sur-Lesse

    A walk in the Wildlife Nature Reserve by the Caves of Han

    Take a walk through the Wildlife Nature Reserve in Han sur Lesse. A 5 km hiking trail offers a wonderful opportunity to see animals up close.
  • Han 1900: a museum dedicated to forgotten trades and life in the countryside
    Han-sur-Lesse

    Han 1900: a museum dedicated to forgotten trades and life in the countryside

    Han 1900 is a museum space dedicated to life in the countryside in the beginning of the 20th century. Nestled in the village of Han-sur-Lesse, in the province of Namur, it offers a wonderful insight of what the life of farmers in Wallonia used to be like.
  • The Caves of Han
    Han-sur-Lesse

    The Caves of Han

    Come and explore the world-famous underground caves of Han-sur-Lesse, near Rochefort. The Michelin guide has awarded the site 3 stars in its travel guide fo Wallonia.
  • Reconnect with nature at the Chevetogne Estate
    Découvrez le Domaine Provincial De Chevetogne à Ciney
    Chevetogne

    Reconnect with nature at the Chevetogne Estate

    The Domaine Provincial de Chevetogne, which stretches over 550 hectares, is sure to delight you with its many surprises throughout its green spaces and its many creative activities.
  • The former Tellin foundry, which produced thousands of bells
    Tellin

    The former Tellin foundry, which produced thousands of bells

    The Tellin foundry was the very last one in Belgium to make bells. Guided tours of the site, listed as industrial cultural heritage, present the lost wax technique used at the time, the bridge crane and the reverberatory furnace.
  • The castle of Lavaux-Sainte-Anne, nature and cultural heritage in Rochefort
    Discover the castle of Lavaux-Sainte-Anne, in the province of Namur
    Lavaux-Sainte-Anne

    The castle of Lavaux-Sainte-Anne, nature and cultural heritage in Rochefort

    The castle of Lavaux-Saint-Anne, its three museums, its park and gardens in the province of Namur are sure to enchant you. This magnificent castle on the plain of Wallonia is a mere 16 km from Rochefort, 23 from the French border.
  • THE SPA DU QUARTIER LATIN
    Marche-En-Famenne

    THE SPA DU QUARTIER LATIN

    The "Spa du Quartier Latin" is a wellness and balneotherapy centre as well as a beauty institute in Marche-en-Famenne, at the edge of the Ardenne.
  • Mirwart, one of the prettiest villages in Wallonia | Province of Luxembourg
    Mirwart

    Mirwart, one of the prettiest villages in Wallonia | Province of Luxembourg

    In the heart of the Ardennes forest, Mirwart seems to be lost in time... Its pretty little half-timbered and stone farms and its castle add to its picturesque charm. The Domaine provincial, with its ponds and forests, is a wonderful invitation to explore its preserve nature.
  • Sohier, one of the prettiest villages in Wallonia | Province of Luxembourg
    Sohier

    Sohier, one of the prettiest villages in Wallonia | Province of Luxembourg

    Amid woodlands, meadows and fields, Sohier stands out beautifully. In spring and summer, the village is filled with blooms, framing the architecture perfectly. Come, take a gentle stroll through its pretty streets or terroir market or join its beer festival for a bubbly time.
  • Rochefort's touristic train
    Rochefort

    Rochefort's touristic train

    Step on board Rochefort's touristic train to discover the region, its natural sites (Panorama du Rond du roi, Grotte de Lorette…) and cultural heritage
  • Chateau Comtal de Rochefort
    Rochefort

    Chateau Comtal de Rochefort

    Rochefort Castle was once the largest castle in the Famenne, today it's an important historical and archeological site. Today, you can visit with guided walks and fun activities for children.
  • Notre-Dame de Saint-Rémy de Rochefort Abbey
    Rochefort

    Notre-Dame de Saint-Rémy de Rochefort Abbey

    A community of Trappist and Cistercian monks of strict observance live on the abbey.
  • A walk through the Lesse valley
    Rochefort

    A walk through the Lesse valley

    This lovely trail between the villages of Resteigne and Belvaux, will take you through the Lesse valley and Niaux woodlands.
  • The Lesse brewery in Eprave
    Eprave

    The Lesse brewery in Eprave

    It all started in 2011. Friends from Rochefort, real beer and terroir lovers, decided to start their very own brewery. Not any, though, the Lesse (in Eprave), is a cooperative which aims, through its production to developing alternative solutions to economy, energy and environment linked crisis.
  • The Autrucherie du Doneu: exceptional birds in Rochefort
    Navaugle

    The Autrucherie du Doneu: exceptional birds in Rochefort

    Jacques et Lydia Bruyaux opened their ostrich farm in 1997. The stunning site, by a castle in Rochefort, is now home to a hundred birds of all ages...
  • The Saint-Monon brewery, blending skills and beers in Ambly
    Ambly

    The Saint-Monon brewery, blending skills and beers in Ambly

    Stop by the Saint-Monon brewery in Ambly and try Pierre Jacob's craft beers: he is the youngest brewer in Wallonia! White, lager, amber, ale - there is one
  • Ferronnerie Demoulin: art ironwork in the Ardennes
    Tellin

    Ferronnerie Demoulin: art ironwork in the Ardennes

    Stop by Tellin, a sweet little village in the Ardenne (between Rochefort and Saint-Hubert) and meet David Demoulin, specialised in art ironwork.
  • Car-free | Marche - Liège
    Marche-en-Famenne

    Car-free | Marche - Liège

  • Visit'Entreprise | Comptoir forestier (Ave)
    Aye (Marche-en-Famenne)

    Visit'Entreprise | Comptoir forestier (Ave)

    Located near Marche-en-Famenne, the Comptoir Forestier is an exceptional site dedicated to preserving and regenerating woodlands, trees being the green gold of Wallonia.
  • The Resteigne quarry: a remarkable geosite
    Tellin

    The Resteigne quarry: a remarkable geosite

    This former quarry presents remarkable stratigraphic cross sections from the lowermost Givetian (rock formation from the Givetian period). It is frequently visited by geology students from universities all over Belgium and anyone wishing to get a better insight into the field of biostratigraphy.
  • The Nassogne hides and miradors: fascinating view points on the forest
    Nassogne

    The Nassogne hides and miradors: fascinating view points on the forest

    Hides and miradors, which architecture, always integrated in nature, can be fascinating, are best way to observe the nearby fauna and flora. They usually offer amazing panoramas, all in a serene, soothing setting: the perfect place to rest when hiking through a forest!
  • Tellin wild arboretum
    Tellin

    Tellin wild arboretum

    Located betweem the Basse Famenne and the Ardenne, by the villages of Resteigne and Tellin, two woods have been listed as a nature site thanks to their ecological value.
  • The Champia farm in Chevetogne
    Chevetogne

    The Champia farm in Chevetogne

    In the renovated stables, at the back of a pretty farm, Nathalie and Jean-Marc offer a wide range of local terroir products.
  • Le Relais de la Lesse | Horse riding in Chanly
    Wellin

    Le Relais de la Lesse | Horse riding in Chanly

    Valéro Laurent, equestrian tourist guide, will take you horse riding through the Haute Lesse region (forests, plains, along the river...)
  • The Saint-Etienne church in Waha: a Romanesque church rich in artistic gems
    Discover Saint-Etienne of Waha church at Marche-en-Famenne and its stained glass wondows by Jean-Michel Folon
    Waha

    The Saint-Etienne church in Waha: a Romanesque church rich in artistic gems

    The Saint-Etienne church, one of the oldest in Belgium, is the only one to have kept its dedicatory stone, commemorating its consecration in 1050. Its stained windows were the very last work of artist Jean-Michel Folon.
  • Farm of Comogne, organic farm selling mare's milk in Beauraing
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    Rochefort

    Farm of Comogne, organic farm selling mare's milk in Beauraing

    Located in the province of Namur, this organic farm produces mare's milk and offers guided tours.
  • The Château van der Straten and its park
    Marche-En-Famenne

    The Château van der Straten and its park

    Marche-en-Famenne's town hall, a beautifully renovated castle, is surrounded by a stunning park, planted with remarkable trees. Why not take a stroll there?
  • Famenne & Art museum
    Marche-En-Famenne

    Famenne & Art museum

    Set in a superb 18th-century house, the Famenne & Art museum is a place full of memories, emotions and respect. It is located in the historical centre of Marche-en-Famenne, in the province de Luxembourg.
  • Trails in the Pays de Famenne region
    Marche-en-Famenne

    Trails in the Pays de Famenne region

    Trail lovers, rejoice: you will love the Pays de Famenne region, its varied landscape and rich flora.
  • Cycling in the province of Luxembourg | Near Durbuy
    Marche-en-Famenne39 km

    Cycling in the province of Luxembourg | Near Durbuy

  • A vélo, autour du Château de Lavaux-Sainte-Anne | Balade en province de Namur
    Marche-en-Famenne38 km

    A vélo, autour du Château de Lavaux-Sainte-Anne | Balade en province de Namur

  • Fourneau Saint-Michel arboretum | Saint-Hubert
    Saint-Hubert

    Fourneau Saint-Michel arboretum | Saint-Hubert

    The Fourneau Saint-Michel arboretum, situated at 320 metres in altitude in the Masblette Valley, is one of the richest in species in Belgium.
  • CRIE | Saint-Michel
    Saint-Hubert

    CRIE | Saint-Michel

    The CRIE (Centre Régional d'Initiation à l'Environnement du fourneau Saint-Michel) invites to to learn more about this extraordinary site, located in a forest massif.
  • Escap'Anes | Donkey rides in Marche-en-Famenne
    Marche-en-Famenne

    Escap'Anes | Donkey rides in Marche-en-Famenne

    Looking for the perfect day out with children? Donley rides guarantee a memorable experience.
  • Domaine de Mirwart
    Domaine provincial de Mirwart
    Mirwart

    Domaine de Mirwart

    This stunning estate near Saint-Hubert offers nature-lovers a wealth of green spaces, stretching over 1,350 hectares. The two streams, lined with willows and maple trees are perfect excuses for walks and picnics.
  • Guilmin: a colourful visit in Marche-en-Fammene
    Marche-en-Famenne

    Guilmin: a colourful visit in Marche-en-Fammene

    Guilmin, in Marche-en-Famenne, is a family business specialised in preparing paint for building trades.
  • Guy Lemaire & Fils: a tree inspired visit
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    Ciney

    Guy Lemaire & Fils: a tree inspired visit

    This nursery specialising in fruit, decorative and large trees can be found near Ciney, in the Province of Namur.
  • Le Haras du Sartay in Mirwart
    Mirwart

    Le Haras du Sartay in Mirwart

    Philippe, Katia and their children will welcome you warmly at their farm horse in Mirwart: a wonderful haven to enjoy nature and relax.
  • Between Lesse and Lomme: a 78 km hike in the Ardenne
    Saint-Hubert

    Between Lesse and Lomme: a 78 km hike in the Ardenne

    This fantastic hike (78 km in 3 days) offers a full immersion in the Saint-Hubert Woodlands, one of the most beautiful regions of the Ardenne.
  • The Fond des Vaulx: a luscious, mysterious valley
    Marche-en-Famenne

    The Fond des Vaulx: a luscious, mysterious valley

    The enclosed Fond des Vaulx valley offers 15 hectares of wild landscapes, quite a contrast with the wide spaces of the Marche plain. Fauna, flora and geology in the area are sure to fascinate visitors, let alone the many legends adding a mysterious atmosphere to the area...
  • Esprit Aventure in Marche-en-Famenne
    Marche-En-Famenne

    Esprit Aventure in Marche-en-Famenne

    Esprit Aventure organises outdoor activities led by experts in the Pays de Famenne region.