A murdered bishop. A vineyard around every corner. An army of young trees. An idea for a midnight snack. All come up on these two walks around Nieuwrode.
A delightful 6.5k country walk with a remarkable tower, an ancient church, a pretty alder forest, and more.
The 7 km Chartreuzenberg walk is ideal for children and families as it includes a woodland play area. Starts and ends in Holsbeek.
A pleasant 7 km family-friendly circular walk starting from the Roeselberg Chapel in Houwaart and going through the Walenbos.
A short 8k walk and a longer 25k hike along the beautiful Demer valley. Plus a visit to the Basilica in Scherpenheuvel.
Marvel at how the Vlooyberg Tower “floats” in the air, and then climb to the top for some great views.
The kids and the dog will love this short ramble through the woods and fields around Sint-Pieters-Rode
Some tips to explore the lovely countryside of the Hageland. Four walks starting from Horst Castle.
Literally “vineyard mountain”, the south-facing slopes of this ancient hill outside Leuven are full with vines
Hageland – the area south of Leuven – is an excellent region for cycling, thanks to fairly quiet country lanes and the presence of the Cycling Interchange Network, which allows you to easily plan and follow your own cycle route