- Walking or hiking
This 5 km walk by the Château de Franchimont reveals the full beauty of the medieval fortress and the Hoëgne valley.
You will first follow the ruins of the castle, showing how stong its walls would have been at the time. Keep going and you will reach Theux, dominated by its fortified church, built in a Mosan style. The path then takes you through grazing lands, which you will cross using styles typical of the region.
Starting point: Franchimont parking - Allée du Château 17 - 4910 Theux
Distance: 5.4 km
Signs: green cross
You can download the interactive map, detailed itinerary and gpx fiile on line.
Also in the area
- Limbourg, one of the prettiest villages in Wallonia
- Spa, a thermal town
- Malmedy, at the edge of the Hautes Fagnes
- The Château de Raeren
- The Gileppe lake
- The Stavelot abbey
Download our Walker's Guide to Wallonia
A walker's guide to Wallonia