Discover Wallonia by bike in 2016...

Discover Wallonia by bike in 2016… thanks to an extensive network of high-quality cycling routes, accommodations and infrastructure featuring the “Bienvenue vélo” label and events especially tailored for cyclists and mountain bikers!

The heart of the Ardennes by (mountain) bike

With its vast network of cycling routes and trails, Houffalize – La Roche-en-Ardenne is the ideal destination for cyclists and mountain bikers.

The town of Houffalize, which has become well-known for the organisation of world-class races, has specialised in mountain biking.  Today the town is the Mecca of mountain biking, with large-scale events such as le Roc d’Ardenne, le Chouffe Marathon,…

The town of La-Roche-en-Ardenne, on the other hand, is famous for its great cycling races.  In 1989, Hubert Goffinet launched the Vélomédiane Claudy Criquélion (, a challenging cycling tour over a distance of 170 km, with more than 20 climbs and a total elevation difference of 3300 m.  In August 2015 one of the stages of the Eneco Tour had its finish line in Houffalize.


Discover the establishments featuring the label “Bienvenue Vélo”

  • Do you have a flat tyre?
  • Do you want to take a packed lunch on a long bicycle or mountain bike tour?
  • Are you looking for a place to leave your bicycle while visiting a museum or another place of interest?
  • Are you looking for a way to transport your luggage from one place to another?

Don’t worry, the establishments “Bienvenue Vélo” take care of everything!

Travelling along 500 km of signposted mountain biking trails or cycling routes, stopping along the way in welcoming places and staying the night with friendly hosts, that is what the “Bienvenue vélo” concept is all about.

Opting for an establishment featuring the “Bienvenue Vélo” label is opting for places where the accommodations and services offered are tailored to your needs as a cyclist or mountain biker!

Discover the establishments “Bienvenu Vélo” below :