Unusual places in Picardy Wallonia for little moments of joy!
Do you want to spend an afternoon like no other with your children? Do you dream of original experiences that will surprise the whole gang? Do you want to share unique moments right next to your place? Follow our ideas for getaways in Picardy Wallonia, which features some lovely spots and attractions that are sure to delight the whole family!
The Promenoir des Cimes walkway and sensory park in the Scheldt plains
The Promenoir des Cimes is a walkway snaking between the trunks and branches of trees 16 metres above the ground! Admire the forest from the treetops and listen to the birds singing... Then go to the fun sensory park where the barefoot trail and Pic'orée and boundary spaces await you. What fun for the little ones! Meet at the Information centre of the Plaines de l’Escaut natural park – Entry fee.
The children’s trail at the car museum in Leuze-en-Hainaut
For little boys and their daddies (and for girls too!), the car museum is like an Aladdin’s cave of cars! In addition to the 300 vehicles on display, the museum devotes space to a mini-track just for the little ones. A real moment to unwind... Clear the path! Meet at the Car museum, Mahy collection – Entry fee.
Eul'Pichour in Ellezelles
Ellezelles has many surprises and amazing encounters for children and adults alike! Eul'Pichour is one of them. Located behind the Pays des Collines information centre, it will surprise you with a jet and will play tricks on you! But hush... Meet behind the Pays des Collines information centre – Provide one €1 coin.
Climb up Tournai’s belfry
Climb the 257 steps of an old medieval watchtower and observe the city at 360°: this is a courageous expedition for apprentice knights and princesses. Meet at Tournai’s belfry, on the Grand Place – Entry fee.
Go under the skirt of an Ath giant
See things on a large scale... and dance under the skirt of a real Ath giant! At the House of Giants, you can even wear one of their heads and discover the famous characters that appear during the Unesco Ducasse giants’ parade. So, are you game or not? Giant adventures in perspective... Meet at the House of Giants of Ath – Entry fee.
An afternoon with donkeys in Frasnes
How about spending your Sunday afternoon with donkeys? This is what the Pays des Collines donkey centre offers! There are 150 different breeds of donkeys to caress, cuddle, fondle, etc. Children will love to participate in milking while mums will have great fun with the donkey milk cosmetics available in the shop. Meet at the Pays des Collines donkey centre – Open on Sundays from 2.00pm to 6.00pm – Free.
A walk at a donkey’s pace in Hellebecq (Silly)
Hellebecq orchard, near Silly, offers family hikes and extra-curricular activities for children from 5 to 10 years old. Here, little ones ride on a donkey while parents walk quietly next to the mount! Several tours are offered in a rural environment... Breathe! Meet at Hellebecq's Orchard – By appointment – Fee charged.