BREAKING AWAY IN THE VALLEYS OF BABBLING STREAMS
Public : Individuels
Duration : 2 days 2 nights
Two days of cycling/mountain biking in the Valleys of Babbling Streams. 1stage = 30 kms
Two days of easy mountain biking in the Valleys of Babbling Streams.
Sports and tourism meet on a network of 365 kms of signposted routes in in the southwest of the Valley Country (province of Namur).
At the intersection of three distinct geographical regions you enjoy a beautiful wildlife.
An important part of the route crosses a nature reserve.
You stay at welcoming and comfortable hotels.
"La Côte d'Or" in Philippeville, where every effort is made to offer complete comfort.
"Le Melrose" in Nismes, a mansion located in a quiet park.
Each stage covers about 30 kilometres (19 miles) a day, perfect to get a good dose of pure fresh air.
2 nights/2 days
Formule 1 night/2 days
from 1 January to 31 December 2008
At the Melrose hotel:
2 days/2 nights: on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday
At the Côte d'Or hotel: on request
TECHNICAL SHEET : Breaking away
Type : pedestrian – cycling – mountain biking – hybrid – equestrian
Stage distances :30/day
Difficulty level :
- easy ( no need for specific training )
- moderate ( requires a good condition and a minimum of training )
- sporty ( suitable for sports enthusiasts who like physical effort )
- difficult ( demands regular practice and stamina )
Difference in height : max +/- 300 m
- moving freely – following waymarked routes – guided
- loop(s) – journey
Environment : flat – hilly – steep valleys
Handed over documents : map – route map – tour guide – tourist information
Equipment to take : small rucksack – good hiking shoes – good mountain bike – good road bike – good hybrid bike – rainwear – bicycle repair kit – helmet – padlock
For rent on the spot :mountain bike – bicycle repair kit – padlock
For free on site :