Bienvenue Vélo, what is it?
The "Bienvenue Vélo" charter is a label created by the Condroz-Famenne, Pays de Huy Meuse-Condroz and Burdinale-Mehaigne Maisons du Tourisme, together with tourist organisations such as Gîtes de Wallonie, the Fédération des Campings de Wallonie, the Bistrots du Terroir, Accueil champêtre en Wallonie and the Traversine.
"Bienvenue Vélo" establishments are welcoming places, offering a number of services designed to meet the expectations of bicycle tourists: providing one-night customer bookings, a secure, covered place for storing bikes, maps of bike rides, large breakfasts or packed lunches, a repair kit and everything you need to clean your bike, etc.
"Bienvenue Vélo" establishments in Wallonia
More are opening all the time and they include overnight stays, restaurants, bistros serving local produce and tourist organisations. "Bienvenue Vélo" establishments are places where it's good to stop, with hosts who are happy to see you turn up on a bike. They are always within easy reach of the RAVeL or one of the marker points
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Discover in pictures the most recommended establishments covered by the label in 2017…
Domaine de Jaurieu
Restaurant, accommodation and activities, the Domaine de Jaurieu has everything for your enjoyment and is a must for families and groups. Bicycles and tandems are available for hire, so you can tour the Pays des Collines at your own pace.Find out more
A peaceful place to pass your holidays or a relaxing weekend. Big rooms with a view over Tournai and a gourmet restaurant. Many walks and bicycle rides start at the top of the hill.Find out more
Tournai Youth Hostel
A welcoming youth hostel just a stone's throw away from the centre of Tournai. Take a few days to discover Tournai with your family or friends.Find out more
Brasserie des Légendes at Ellezelles
Quintine, Goliath and even Gouyasse beer are the reward for the kilometres you've travelled by bike.Find out more
Maison de Léaucourt
An information point for Pecq and its surroundings, the Maison de Léaucourt welcomes you with entertainment, visits and strolls. Hire an electric bicycle and discover the region by riding along the Escaut.Find out more
Maison des plantes médicinales
Includes a shop, refreshments area, terrace and museum, all inviting you to discover medicinal herbs and their history.Find out more
A relaxing weekend in the mounts of Saint Sauveur
The guesthouse “Les Vertes Feuilles” boasts an exceptional location, up near the top of Les Monts de Frasnes. Here, the view is just amazing and many people like to come hiking here.
A romantic weekend at an 18th-Century hotel in the heart of Tournai
You will stay in the old town, at a three-star hotel, the Hôtel Alcantara, located in a former 18th-Century house which has been completely restored. The atmosphere there is relaxed and staff do their best to cater to all guests’ needs. Its ideal location enables you to discover Tournai at any time of the day!
Cycling and local discoveries weekend in Mont-de-l’Enclus
Situated in the Pays des Collines natural park on the southern side of the municipality of Mont-de-l'Enclus, the Horlitin gîte is a holiday home equipped with modern comforts in a pleasant and relaxing rural setting bordering the Kluisbos.
A weekend in the country package, including a slow food picnic and meal
Silly is reputed for its brewery and its slow food products, and it is also famed for its gorgeous rolling countryside, its rural heritage and its woods, which are amongst the most attractive in the region! The River Sille, a tributary of the River Dendre, runs through the local State-owned forest, a 300-hectare (740-acre) beech grove.
Wellness and champagne in a charming setting
You’ll be sleeping in one of the four luxury guest houses of Le Temps Différent. Situated in Celles, near Tournai and at the edge of Mont de l’Enclus and Mont Saint-Aubert municipalities, you’ll enjoy calm countryside and high levels of comfort.