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-A fun and educational parcours for kids around the natural reserve of the lake Virelles with a good playground and ice cream to finish
-Educational panels and observation points along the route (there is also an observation point under the water!)
-Great for little kids, the walk is not long and there are many things for kids to keep them going
-Nice playground, also with a water playground
-Canteen with sandwiches, ice cream and coffee and local products
-Picnic tables all around (and nice ones near the playground with view of the lake)
-Also possibility for BBQ next to the playground (check first with Aquascope about it)
-Aquascope also organizes stages
-The exterior route is stroller friendly, wheel chair friendly, but only partially accessible and there are many steps for the observation decks, where you would have to leave the stroller
-Dogs allowed on a leash
-Free parking at the site
-Opening hours, tarifs and tickets here:
-It can be combined with the Chimay castle, the Abbaye Notre Dame de Scourmont (where they brew the Chimay beer) and with Beers and cheeses of Chimay (the selling point of Chimay beer, restaurant and playground there too) (posts on these coming soon)
-It can also be combined with Lacs de l’Eau d’Heure – Plate Taille, the Lac de l’Eau d’Heure and the swimming zone of Plate Taille and the Natura Park in the same area
-About 1.5 hour drive S of Schuman, Brussels
Rue du Lac 42, 6461 Virelles
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