Enjoy a short walk on the Beninksberg, to the north of Leuven, a small but varied nature reserve with woodland, heathland and grassland
Enjoy a 8 km country walk starting from the village of L’Ecluse and through the Rosdel nature reserve near Hoegaarden.
A 14 km cycle ride that passes Leuven’s four abbeys – with a couple of delightful taverns on the way for a lunch stop!
Partly beautifully renovated, the Park Abbey of Leuven comprises a church, museum, farm, fishponds, gatehouses and brasserie.
There’s a new picnic area and nature walk in Leuven, around the Vijvers (Ponds) of Bellefroid.
Hidden away but visible from passing trains, the Erps-Kwerps Vijvers reveal a wealth of nature to the patient observer.
Enjoy this walk around Grimbergen that includes a wooded park, basilica, abbey, castle, two watermills and plenty of cafés!
Join me as I cycle around the outskirts of Leuven on this 27 km route that takes in Heverlee Woods and the Leuven-Mechelen Canal.
Visit Wespelaar Arboretum near Haacht for a relaxing few hours of beauty and tranquility
A short 8k walk and a longer 25k hike along the beautiful Demer valley. Plus a visit to the Basilica in Scherpenheuvel.
A 23 km walk that passes orchards, a wind farm, a couple of interesting museums and a nature reserve.
Within easy reach of Brussels, here’s a family-friendly nature walk in an area renowned for its wild orchids.