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The tourist sites

The TOURIST sites and activities in the area

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Let yourself be seduced and enjoy the peace and taste of freedom in harmony with nature in the French Ardennes. Discover the cultural, artisanal and gastronomic.

Green cycling road through the Ardennes

On foot, by bike, on horseback or on rollerblades, the trans-Ardennes greenway (Givet-Charleville-Sedan-Remilly-Aillicourt) allows you to discover more than 122km of walks without leaving the river, on a continuous and secure route.

  • Location vélo sur place !!! 10€ demi-journée / 20€ journée
  • Tarifs groupe ou Tarifs pour plusieurs jours sur demande

Walks and hikes

Without or with guide, marked routes.

Night walks :thrills guaranteed (only by reservation)
Gratis (zonder gids), gemarkeerde routes

MOUNTAIN BIKE ROUTES

400km of tracks/22 circuits. Rental on site!!

Half day and full day

Group rate or rental for several days on request.

Agimont Adventure

Just 20 minutes away from the estate, discover an activity park hidden in the heart of nature.
At Agimont Adventure, whether with family, friends, or for team building, various activities are available, including tree climbing, paintball, and a unique experience: airsoft.

Citadel of Givet: formerly known as Fort Charlemont

Explore Charlemont in a unique way with our all-terrain electric scooters, just 15 minutes from the estate.
Traverse calcareous lawns, navigate between imposing ramparts, and discover the fortifications of the small outpost at Fort Condé.
This experience allows you access to areas usually closed to the public.
Available from April to October, this activity combines sports and heritage, suitable for ages 12 and up.

On-site, also enjoy other activities such as laser tag for ages 8 and up, within the combat village of the former Commando Training Center in Givet!
More exciting adventures await, including escape games, guided tours, accro-commando, and much more.

Lac des Vieilles Forges

Accessible throughout the year for swimming or a stroll, this location offers the best of nature and water features in the region.
You can reach it in just 40 minutes from the Domaine. Explore the lake on the water with activities such as paddleboarding, water biking, pedal boating, canoeing (1 to 9 seats), kayaking, windsurfing, and even a sailboat baptism.
If you prefer to stay on land, the lake shores offer a pleasant walking, mountain biking, or electric scooter route. A trail allows you to complete the full circuit around the lake (approximately 12 km). Additionally, several leisure and attraction parks are on-site, including a treetop adventure park with Ardennes Terre d'Aventures, nature games in the land of the nutons at Elfy Park, Youplaboum Parc, and the Wi-Splash water park.

Les Lacs de l’Eau d’Heure

The Largest Lakes in Belgium, just 40 minutes from the estate.
The magnificent site of L'Eau d'Heure brings together 600 hectares of water features, 600 hectares of forests, and 600 hectares of meadows. These 1800 hectares, located in the heart of the valleys of Froidchapelle and Cerfontaine, are primarily dedicated to nature and sports activities. A perfect balance that makes it one of the most beautiful tourist attractions in the country. A stay filled with happiness awaits you at the largest lakes in Belgium! To be experienced and relived with family or friends, without moderation.

Lonny Karting

The largest go-kart track in the Ardennes, just 45 minutes from the estate. Open on weekends from March to June, then 7/7 in July and August.
Its location in the heart of nature allows you to fully enjoy the Ardennes landscapes and have a pleasant moment of complicity. With kart models suitable for ages 7 and up, it's easy to go there with the whole family. Outdoor games and a mini-golf course are also available on-site.

“Karting des Fagnes” in Mariembourg

The largest Outdoor Karting track in Belgium, just over 30 minutes from the estate.
Internationally renowned for hosting international events, Fagnes Karting remains accessible to everyone.
Most of the current Formula 1 drivers once raced on our track. Hamilton, Alonso, Button, Kovalainen, and Raïkkonen, all started their racing journey at Mariembourg. Suitable for ages 12 and up.

The Molignée Railbikes

A relaxing moment for everyone, just 40 minutes from the estate.
Treat yourself to one to two hours of relaxation by pedaling at your own pace along the picturesque Molignée Valley.
There are packages that combine gastronomy and culture, perfect for families, friends, or groups.
It's another way to discover the region while immersing yourself in the lush nature of the Ardennes.

Château Bon Baron

Just a short 45-minute drive away, nestled in the heart of the Ardennes Valley, this family-owned vineyard offers tours and tastings, as well as an immersion into various aspects of the winemaking process.
You also have the opportunity to enjoy a typical Walloon meal on-site.
If you are a wine enthusiast seeking a delightful experience with a passionate professional eager to share their love for wine, this place is perfect for you!
A variety of tours are available, it's up to you to choose the one that best suits your preferences.

Nichet Cave

These are the closest caves to the estate, just 20 minutes away.
During your visit, you will descend more than thirty meters into the "bowels of the Earth," discovering numerous chambers (such as the Moonlight Chamber, the Lion Gallery, ...) spread across three levels.
Additionally, an atmospheric play of light and sound accompanies the explanations provided by your guide.

Neptune Cave

Nestled in the heart of Calestienne, 30 minutes from the estate, the Neptune Cave site welcomes you to a unique and preserved natural setting!
Immerse yourself for 45 minutes in an extraordinary setting featuring nature's creations beautifully showcased.
Whether you're young or old, a cave enthusiast, or seeking a unique experience, participate in our surprising guided tour that begins on foot and ends with a boat ride, concluding with the magic of our light and sound show on the underground river!

Han Cave

At the heart of Belgium's first UNESCO Global Geopark, the Han Cave takes you on a journey to the center of the Earth, revealing natural treasures you won't soon forget...
Exceptional for the beauty of its formations and the vastness of its chambers, the cave proudly bears its 3-star rating in the Michelin Green Guide and has been voted the Favorite Tourist Heritage of the Walloons!
There are various tour options and durations based on the mobility and age of participants.

PARAGLIDER

prices according to the duration of the flight

CANOE/KAYAK RENTAL

In the valleys of the Meuse & the Semoy

CLIMBING

(from beginner to experienced)

HORSE RIDING

Guided riding with your horse & accommodation for your horse

Charlemagne cruises

AVENTURE – EVASION

Sport and outdoor recreation with guide, and also teambuilding (large and small groups).


TEAM BUILDING AND AVENTURE

Teambuilding with your company, friends or family.
Fun & professional educators. Languages NL, Eng and French.

RENTAL SEGWAYS – HAYBES

Discover the valley of the Meuse by Segway


FISHING IN THE MEUSE RIVER

Daily fishing permit
More information: please contact Federation for fishing 0033 324/56 41 32


DISCOVER THE VALLEY OF THE MEUSE BY BOAT

Electrique boat rental at Givet :
Capitain d’O douce: captaindodouce.fr ou 0(033) 7.68.85.93.68

Caves de Nichet

CHARLEVILLE-MÉZIÈRES

LA VILLE DE SEDAN

VIREUX-MOLHAIN

Steam train at Treignes

grotten van Nichet
Brewery Fagnes
ESCAPE ROOM Game brewery

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GIVET AQUALUDIC CENTRE
VIREUX-WALLERAND SWIMMING POOL
ADVENTURE PARK IN FUMAY
Domaine Château le Risdoux in the Ardennes
ADDRESS

 Rue du Ridoux
     08320 Vireux-Wallerand
(+33) 03 24 40 80 82
chateaulerisdoux@gmail.com

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04/06/2024
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