The Grand Tour between Lesse and Lomme
Immerse yourself in nature thanks to this “100% Forest” hike. A 78-km loop in the Saint-Hubert region in the middle of nature
Europ’Aventure offers you a 4-day immersion in the Grande Forêt de Saint-Hubert, between rivers and small streams thanks to the ” Grand Tour Entre Lesse et Lomme ” itinerary.
In a most bucolic setting, discover this loop of +/- 80 km in 4 stages of walking on the town of Libin. The circuit takes you from the source of the Lesse to the lapping of the Lomme. Cross the valleys and this magnificent wooded region, notably with beeches, oaks, spruces…to the rhythm of your steps. The signposted itinerary was initiated by the Libin municipal administration in partnership with the Grande Forêt de Saint-Hubert and the Maison du Tourisme de la Forêt de Saint-Hubert.
This stay is ideal for all walkers eager for nature and tranquility: marked path (green sign), quality accommodation, luggage transport, guiding application and information about the region. Everything is planned so that you can make the most of the region and its beauties.
Hiking in freedom – Variable duration from 4 to 5 days – Departure all year round except during hunting season (01/10 to 31/12)
Reception in Daverdisse in the afternoon and handing over of the complete file. Evening meal included.
Lesse – Redu (20 km; +450 m)
After breakfast, departure by car to the car park located next to the village of Lesse, place of departure. You leave on the signposted route from the Lesse bivouac (1) and follow the Lesse before taking a path in the woods. You must leave the route at Les Sartais (7-R) to reach the hotel on foot in Redu via the village link.
Redu – Poix-Saint-Hubert (19 km; +300 m)
After breakfast, you will walk from the hotel to the signposted route. You then continue on the “Grand Tour” in the direction of Smuid. The route avoids villages and keeps you mainly in the forest. You leave the itinerary just after Smuid to take the direction of Poix-Saint-Hubert. Arrival at the hotel on foot.
Poix-Saint-Hubert – Ochamps (21 km; +475 m)
From Poix-Saint-Hubert, you reach the marked route on foot. This section stretches between Sainte-Adeline (13) and the Château de Ronfè (21) where you leave the route to reach the village of Ochamps. A transfer is organized by the accommodation which will pick you up in front of the church (night in Hatrival).
Ochamps – Lesse (24 km; +295 m)
Transfer between the accommodation and Ochamps after breakfast. You hike between the Route de Jehonville (25) and Lesse (1) where you pick up your car. Possibility to stay an extra night in a local accommodation.
Home : day 1, in the late afternoon (the welcome point will be confirmed at the time of booking)
Hiking record delivery.
Dispersion : Le dernier jour à la fin de l’étape, vous reviendrez à pied à votre voiture et devrez repasser par le dernier logement pour récupérer vos bagages. Possibility of an extra night
Framing : hiking in freedom, without guide
Accommodation : hotels ***/****, bed and breakfast *** (it is possible that a transfer can be organized to the accommodation if there is no accommodation at the end of the stage)
Access : by car (free parking for the duration of the stay)
Dogs: Dogs are allowed on this itinerary (it is always necessary to inform in advance in order to select the accommodations that accept dogs)
Dates / prices
The stay on “Le Grand tour entre Lesse et Lomme” can be organized at your best convenience and departures are possible all year round except during the hunting season, from October 1st to December 31st.
Below is the price list per person for the year 2023. The price depends mainly on the number of nights desired, the type of room and luggage transport. The complete tour can be done in 4 nights. You can also choose to stay an extra night before leaving the next morning.
|Double, Twin or Triple Room||Single Room|
|With luggage transport||Without Transport||With luggage transport||Without Transport|
|4 nights||595,00 €||570,00 €||795,00 €||755,00 €|
|5 nights||720,00 €||695,00 €||970,00 €||930,00 €|
Prices are per person
The price includes :
- half-board accommodation at each stage in a *** hotel or ****
- Breakfast and 3-course dinner
- Luggage transport
- Possible transfers from the end of the stage to the accommodation
- Free parking at the start of the first stage
- IGN map of the hike
- Complete folder with information brochures, luggage tags, etc.
The price does not include :
- personal expenses and insurance
- the eventual dog supplement to be paid directly to the accommodations
- anything not indicated in “Price includes”.