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There are many wonderful walks to enjoy in Wallonia> and this one, in Villers-la-Ville, featuring the abbey and forest, is particularly beautiful.

The path will take you through the ruins of the Villers-la-Ville abbey then through stunning woodlands. Once at the edge of the forest, the itinerary will guide you to the peaceful villages of La Roche and Tangissart. A steep slope will take you back down to a stream beavers have turned into a sweet little mangrove.

Forest plantations, meadows, wet zones, cultural heritage: this walk guarantees a fascinating diversity.

Starting point: Villers-la-Ville Tourist office
Distance: 9.5 km
Difficulty: average
Signs: yellow rectangles

You can download the interactive map, full description and gpx file for the walk here.

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