The Charleroi Adventure City Safari, a new way to discover the city

  • Guided tour and discovery

Charleroi was once named by a Dutch suvey "the ugliest city in the world"... To fight that reputation, a passionate citizen created an urban safari: a wonderful way to (re)discover the buildings and characters who made this post-industrial city famous.

The program of this safari can be adapted to its public: families, companies for team buildings, photography clubs, small groups (10-15 persons), big groups (up to 150 persons) ...

The experience

The basic tour is divided in 3 parts:

  • town centre with the station, docks, stock exchange, south bank, the rue de la montagne, the top of the city (with a stop at the Musée des Beaux-arts and/or BPS22 depending on the weather)
  • a mine heap (a portion of the GR, the Piges heap)
  • a walk along the Ravel between Charleroi and Marchienne, coming back by the road to Mons, passing through Rockerill


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.