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Les Ardennes 7-day Guided Hiking and Cultural Tour

This hike in Les Ardennes is of remarkable quality and will allow you to discover natural curiosities as well as several historical, cultural places between Luxembourg and Belgium. It is certified by the Leading Quality Trails - Best of Europe label.

Duration7 days
Offer periodMay, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripPrivate and Group

Highlights

  • 44 breathtaking view points

  • Comfortable accommodations.

  • A great source of exercise for 7 days.

  • A transborder discovery hiking tour between Belgium and Luxembourg,

Description

On this week long hiking adventure you will get to explore the gorgeous Ardennes region of Belgium and Luxembourg.

As beautiful as it is extensive, the Ardennes is a stunning area. Full of hills, forest, rivers and an array of wonderful trails, it is the perfect place to go if you want to escape stress and be with nature. You will also get to visit and admire several villages and other historical sites that bring even more character to the already wonderful region.

There are over 40 sensational viewpoints you will get to enjoy over the duration of the adventure. Hence giving you every opportunity to bask in the beauty of the area from an array of different perspectives.

Not just a sight seeing trip, over the trek’s 7 days, we will be trekking for approximately 159 kilometers. Thus ensuring you will get plenty of exercise. And at the end of each day’s trek, you will get to relax and rest in a comfortable hotel. This will ensure you will be recharged for the following day’s journey!

The list of highlights you will get to see during this trip is long. But below are a few examples.

  • Rouschteschléen
  • Geischelterbaach valley
  • The Bourscheid village
  • The Bomm ridge
  • Walber hill
  • Sassel
  • Houffalize
  • And much more

Trekking in the Ardennes of Belgium and Luxembourg is a fantastic way to spend a week. And when you consider the comfortable accommodations you will get to enjoy every night, the trip gets even better.

So if you would like to explore a beautiful region, filled with natural wonders and historical significance, just send me a request. I look forward to guiding you.

Accommodation

A double room at a 3 or 4 star hotel. It is possible to have a single room depending on availability.

More info

This hike is organized with the "Trek Adventure" trekking agency with licence number 191913

Meeting point

Train station of Ettelbruck in Luxembourg

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Itinerary

Day 1: Ettelbruck to Bourscheid (18 km)(5h30m)

From the Ettelbruck train station, we will head toward the Patton monument and then go north through the Ardennes plateau, full of rivers and valleys, until we reach the Bourscheid village, where we will spend the night.

Day 2: Bourscheid to Kautenbach and Wiltz (22 km)(6h)

We will depart Bourscheid and trek on the trail along the Sûre back to the plateau. Along the trail, you will get to see the highest point of the journey, the Napoleonsknäppchen (505m). We will also pass the rocky area of Geischelterbaach, and the village of Dirbach. Along the way we will pass other villages and valleys. You will also get viewpoints of the Hockslee and the Obenschleid. We will then arrive at Kautenbach, where we will take a train to Wiltz, where we will spend the night.

Day 3: Wiltz to Clervaux (22 km)(6h30m)

After leaving Wiltz, we will trek through a forest, then follow the valley of Kirel to the village of Wilverwiltz. Afterwards, we will trek to the village of Enscherange. From there, we will continue on, where you can get great views of the Kiischpelt. After that, we will continue on toward the Irbach valley, pass the Nol bridge, reach the village of Munshausen and go to Clervaux, where we will spend the night.

Day 4: Clervaux to Asselborn (19 km)(5h)

From Clervaux, we will venture to the Beishend forest. Throughout the trail, we will pass several war memorials until we reach Asselborn, where we will spend the night.

Day 5: Asselborn to Houffalize (21,5 km)(5h)

We will leave Asselborn and trek to the Emeschbaach site. From there, we will continue past the Belgian border, and will visit the villages of Buret, Bernistap and Tavigny. Afterwards, we will continue on to Houffalize, where we will spend the night.

Day 6: Houffalize to Nadrin (21,5 km)(5h30m)

From Houffalize, we will go to the valley of Nabiselle, return to the plateau and pass the village of Bonnerue. We will then venture through a forest before reaching the Nisramont Dam. Afterwards, we will continue hiking to Nadrin, where we will spend the night.

Day 7: Nadrin to La Roche-en-Ardenne (17 km)(5h30m)

On the final day of the hike, we will leave Nadrin and hike to the village of Bérismenil. Afterwards, we will trek to Borzee and then to La Roche en Ardenne, where the adventure shall conclude.


About the guide

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I am very active in the tourism industry in Ardenne and served as president of the Bastogne Tourism Office. I am the current president of Belgian Luxembourg's Tourism Federation.

I am passionate about hikes and have done numerous treks around the globe. However, the Himalayas hold a special place in my heart along with Tibetan culture.

I am the founder of Trek Adventure. Join me to discover some of the most beautiful spots in the Alps and the world!


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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 851 each

Group of 2

EUR 851 each

Group of 3

EUR 851 each

Group of 4

EUR 851 each

Group of 5

EUR 851 each

Group of 6

EUR 851 each

Group of 7

EUR 851 each

Group of 8

EUR 851 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee

• Accommodation

• Transport during the trip

• Luggage transfer during the trip

• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Price details

• Along with the guiding fee, the price also includes three star or four start accommodation for 6 nights in hotels (double rooms), lunch packs for 6 days (from day 2 to 7), luggage transport from day 1 to 7, a train ride from Kautenbach to Wiltz. The price does not include the transfer back from La Roche to Ettelbruck, approximately 25 Euros per person, insurance (cancellation and assistance), drinks and personal expenses, supplement for single rooms, and entrance fees for any museums, castles and monuments we come across.


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