TOP 5 breweries to visit in The Ardennes!

Here are 5 breweries to visit during your stay, with exclusive benefits only accessible to Ardennes-étape customers. Beer is a complex beverage that can present some unexpected aromas, so prepare your nostrils and taste buds for a thrill!

We’ve hand-picked five breweries from our partners which, as well as introducing you to their world, each have an exclusive benefit to offer to Ardennes-étape customers with an Activity Pass!

1. Unconventional flavours at the Atrium brewery (Marche-en-Famenne)

brewery Atrium
The secrets of craft brewing will be revealed to you!

After a VIP visit to the micro-brewery (opened exclusively for event-goers) accompanied by a passionate brewer, savour the fruits of an extensive amount of labour! After all, that’s the best bit, isn’t it?

You’ll be able to try not one, but four beers produced here: The One, Pam, Clémentine, and Portal.

Exclusive benefit for Ardennes-étape customers:
Each table with at least 6 adults will receive an aperitif plate made up of 3 artisanal sausages during the tasting

2. Family Business at the Bellevaux Brewery (Malmedy)

brewery Bellevaux
A family-run micro-brewery full of charm

Discover the secrets of this family-run micro-brewery’s craft beer production with your friends or as a family. After your guided visit, it’s time to get tasting! Weather permitting, get yourself set up in the outside seating area overlooking the awe-inspiring copper tanks.

As an added bonus, there are 4 walks beginning at the brewery for you to go on. Prolong the experience by exploring this superb region!

Exclusive benefit for Ardennes-étape customers:
A selection of delicious local produce is offered to each group of Ardennes-étape customers visiting this brewery.


3. The legend of the Trappists at Chimay Expérience

Chimay Experience
Explore a history the whole world envies!

Age-old tradition meets modern technology in the Chimay Expérience interactive exhibition. Here’s where, at your own pace, you’ll uncover the secrets behind the designation of “trappiste” and the steps that go into making such irresistible cheeses and beers!

A visit here will get your mouth watering, which is perfect as the experience is followed up with a tasting of cask Chimay, which is sure to delight your taste buds.

Exclusive benefit for Ardennes-étape customers:
Entry €5 per person (instead of €6.50)

4. Step into the world of dwarves at the Achouffe brewery (La Roche-en-Ardenne)

brewery Achouffe
An enchanting world

You definitely know his silhouette, but probably not his name: Marcel is THE mascot of the Achouffe brewery. And probably Belgium’s most famous dwarf, known the world over. He’ll take you on a journey to discover secrets and legends about this globally-reputed blond beer: la Chouffe.

After your visit, the shop is ready and waiting to help you fill your bag with goodies..

Exclusive benefit for Ardennes-étape customers (mention your VIP Ardennes Pass on the registration form)
  • 1 CHOUFFE red elf hat per person 
  • For a reservation of 5 people or more, the group receives 2 bottles of Chouffe 75cl of your choice (among: La Chouffe, MC Chouffe, Cherry Chouffe, Houblon Chouffe).

5. Tales and legends at l’Elfique craft brewery (Aywaille)

brewery Elfique
A region steeped in stories and mysteries

Nestled amongst charming scenery, you’ll meet passionate brewers who’ll unveil the secrets of these craft beers with balanced flavours. Pale Ale, Triple Blond or IPA, there’s something to suit all tastes... Which will be your favourite?

Exclusive benefit for Ardennes-étape customers:
A beer given to you during your visit

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