It’s one of the most beautiful places in Belgium. An exceptional site that offers an incredible range of the loveliest postcard landscapes, but also has the highest peaks in the country as well as rich and varied flora and fauna
Be prepared to fall in love with this magnificent region, less than an hour from Liège. You’ll breathe in the spirit of the Ardennes and feel its pulse beating through its forests and rivers, picturesque villages, valleys and meadows, moors and peatland that are unique in Europe. Here is the famous High Fens Plateau, the highest place in Belgium, with peaks at 672 m (Baraque Michel) and 694 m (Signal de Botrange). These places attract many tourists who come to walk on the ‘rooftops of Belgium’.
Embrace the great outdoors
To enjoy nature as far as the eye can see, take a deep breath of fresh air and set off on a walk through stunning landscapes without needing to take the plane – you’re in the right place. Here, you’ll step out of time. And you’re sure to find what you’re looking for! By the High Fens national nature reserve, the Maison du Parc – Botrange is an ideal starting point for walks. You can acquire walking maps, enjoy guided walks, ride on a wagon or electric bike, go skiing, see exhibitions… Superb moments of relaxation and amusement through a magical place that is unique in Belgium.
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