Outdoor activities in Explore Meuse region

The summer holidays !  It’s a good thing that summer is on the way, because things are getting going in Explore Meuse! Almost everything is reopening and there is something for everyone. Whether you are looking for unique activities to do with your friends or to experience a thrill or two, you will quickly find something you like. Find out what outdoor activities you can do in the most beautiful part of the Ardennes

Sports activities galore

The Explore Meuse region, between mountains and valleys, lends itself perfectly to numerous sporting activities. Do you like to climb? Discover the Meuse landscape by climbing its rocky slopes! Whether you are an experienced climber or not, our partners offer a variety of options for all ages. Climbing, but also Via Ferrata or caving will delight lovers of rocky landscapes. Do you need adventure and adrenaline? The Dinant Adventure Park is happy to put you to the test with its climbing forest course or its longest monkey bridge in Belgium. If you like extreme sports, you won’t be left out either. A visit to the region will give you the opportunity to take off in a paraglider with motor unit from which you can enjoy a breath-taking view of the landscapes along the Meuse. A unique and unforgettable experience not to be missed.
photo d'un pont de singe - nature - Dinant Evasion
(c) Dinant Evasion
photo d'une femme à l'accrobranche de Dinant Aventure
(c) Dinant Evasion
photo du pendulaire de Dinant Evasion
(c) Dinant Evasion
Every thrill-seeker has thought about skydiving, but many have not yet taken the plunge. Maybe now is the time to book your skydiving experience! If you prefer bungee jumping, that’s possible too. Visit our extreme sports page to find out more!

Discover our region along the water

photo de jeunes sur un bateau à Namur
(c) Denis Closon
What do the 12 municipalities of Explore Meuse have in common? Right! The Meuse River! As a result, it’s a region that’s conducive to a whole host of activities around water sports. Whether you opt for an exciting water sport or a calm water activity, they will immerse you in the region to the sound of nature and its wonders.

kayaking or packrafting

Photo de filles dans un kayak - Descente de la Lesse
(c) Dinant Evasion 2022
photo de trottinettes à la campagne
(c) Denis Closon
Photo de packrafts sur la Lesse - Grizzlyoutdoor
(c) Denis Closon
photo de trotinettes dans les bois
(c) Denis Closon

Staying on a boat

In summer, it is also an opportunity to rent a boat without a licence for one or more days. Surprise yourself… Take a boat trip ! Are you a captain at heart, but have never been behind the helm? Now is your chance to take action, with this brand new concept in Belgium : yacht hiring without a licence ! For a few hours or a real stay ! Aboard these floating mobile homes, choose the originality and serenity of a trip in complete autonomy, far from the crowds and habits of everyday life.
Photo d'une pénichette sur la Meuse - Dinant Evasion
(c) Dinant Evasion

Boat trip

Would you rather sail around without having to take the helm yourself? Then embark on a cruise on the Meuse! Climb aboard a tourist boat to take the best pictures of the region’s banks. Fancy a little romance? Come aboard the small boat “La Meuse Romantique” for up to 6 people and enjoy a delicious glass of sparkling wine as you gently drift away on the waves

Accommodation to suit everyone

It’s hard to read this article without getting in the mood to do lots of activities in the Ardennes! The good news is that the Meuse valley offers many different types of accommodation. Whether you decide to come as a couple, with your whole family or with friends, you will find something to make your stay comfortable. So, take a few days off and witness the spring awakening of the region. Romantic hotels, gîtes and unique accommodation options are waiting for you.