The Transardennaise Trail
The forest heart of the Ardennes is waiting for you ! Explore it in your time over a 5 day marathon!
Undertake the self-guided ultra-marathon which takes place on the Transardennaise covering over 160 km of marked out routes. Ideal training for a self-guided run.
On the GTA “The Transardennaise” you will run from La Roche-en-Ardenne to Bouillon in the Luxembourg province. You will cross the 160km of the Belgian Ardennes in stages adpated to your abilities. This route is unmissable for walkers and mountain bikers and is marked out in yellow and blue making it a challenge for runners.
There are typical Ardennes villages (such as Cens, Lavacherie, Nassogne, Awenne, Redu, Sensenruth), majestic forests (Freyr and Saint-Michel), pastures, glades and woodland in the Lesse, the Semois or even the Ourthe river valleys, which will take your breath away. The Ardennes trail is good training for forays all over the world.
- On your own
- Difficulty level: advanced
Day 1 : in the afternoon, transfer by car to Bouillon (Leave from La Roche-en-Ardenne around 16h, transfer time: around 2h) Recieve the ride fact sheets at accommodation Depart: at the end of the last stage at Bouillon or the next morning after breakfast (additional night on request)
Day 2 : La Roche-en-Ardenne – Sprimont (Sainte-Ode) – Saint-Hubert : 44 km
Day 3 : Saint-Hubert – Nassogne – Awenne (Saint-Hubert) : 40 km
Day 4 : Awenne (Saint-Hubert) – Redu (Libin) – Daverdisse : 28,5 km
Day 5 : Daverdisse – Carlsbourg – Bouillon : 45 km ; end.
Minimum 2 persons.
Welcome : day 1 in La Roche-en-Ardenne in the afternoon
Dispersal : day 5 in Bouillon
Staff: self-guided run, no guides (map is provided, marked out routes)
Accomodation: guestroom or hotel***
Access: by car
Luggage transfer: luggage transfer can be organised for you
- Price per person in a double room base on 2 persons: from 634,00 €
- Price per person in a double room base on 4 persons: from 490,00 €
- Price per person in a double room base on 6 persons: from 475,00 €
- Single room supplement : on demand
Included in the price: 4 nights half-board, 1 map, luggage transfer from one night’s accommodation to another, return transfer to starting point.(*)
Not included: lunch, drinks, insurance and personal expenses, everything that is not included under ‘The price includes’.
Note:(*) reductions avaliable if luggage transfer and transfer between Bouillon and La Roche-en-Ardenne is undertaken by someone accompaning the runner. Special conditions for those accompanying runners.