Are you preparing your holidays in the Ardennes and planning a visit to Durbuy? Here are 5 things to do while you're in the smallest city in the world.
1. The Chateau of Durbuy
The Chateau of Durbuy is located in the city center, in the historic heart of Durbuy. Built by the Count of Durbuy during the 11thcentury , it bears witness to the feudal era and is still today in an impressive state of conservation.
The Chateau of Durbuy is a must-see during your visit to the city. It overlooks the Ourthe with its impressive towers and takes you back in time.
By the way, take the opportunity to stroll through the old town and its small alleys. Discover the magnificent Topiary Park and the impressive Rock of Omalius, then stop for a snack at one of the town's many restaurants and sample a local specialty.
2. The descent of the Ourthe River by kayak
Are you a fan of water sports, of camaraderie and of thrills? Take your oar and paddle alongside your family or friends for an afternoon of guaranteed relaxation.
The descent of the Ourthe River is the ideal attraction in summer, when the weather is fine and the Ourthe is neither too deep nor too dry.
3. The Adventure Valley Park
Whatever the season or the weather, the Adventure Valley amusement park welcomes you to make you live out unforgettable adventures. With a Day Pass, you have access to the best activities in the park and can make the most of your day.
Activities to undertake in Adventure Valley
An indoor playground for children with a separate area for the littlest ones.
Compete as a team during a thrilling laser game and try to eliminate your opponents!
Solve puzzles and physical challenges in record time during a game of Fast Tag, a game unique in Belgium.
Test your detective skills to free yourself in the allotted time.
Climb the rocks of Durbuy through a challenging course and enjoy exceptional views over the valley.
Tree Climbing Course
Climb and weave your way through the trees on courses suitable for all levels. A fun and sporting experience that will appeal to children and their parents alike!
Nature Walking Challenge
Walk through the forest following the markers and scan the QR codes to discover information about the wildlife and the forest around you.
Challenge yourself on a 2 km marked trail that crosses Adventure Valley Park. Bumps, turns and speed will be there!
4. The Jardins de Durbuy chalets in the Sunclass Holiday Park
Do you want to rest in a quiet place in the heart of nature where you will feel at home? Rent a bungalow at Les Jardins de Durbuy, in the Sunclass Holiday Park. Within the holiday village, you can walk in nature, go to the swimming pool, exercise your favorite sport or discover new ones and relax in your private chalet. Traditional or luxurious atmosphere, choose your accommodation according to your preferences.
5. The Gourmet Restaurant of Chef Wout Bru
Le Sanglier des Ardennes and its gourmet restaurant await you to introduce you to new flavors and delight your taste buds. Let yourself be surprised by the chef's tapas or try the famous Wagyu beef. La Bru'sserie will get you to travel around the world with small dishes to share in a warm and luxurious atmosphere. You will not come out indifferent!
Durbuy: an essential location for your staycation
Nestled at the crossroads of Condroz and the Belgian Ardennes, Durbuy is the ideal place for your staycation: magnificent landscapes, historic places, fun activities and totally natural forests etc. There is something for every taste! Come and enjoy the charms of the smallest city in the world with family or friends and spend quality moments that you will remember for a long time.