Long-distance hikes in Belgium


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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Belgium. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful long-distance hikes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful long-distance hikes in Belgium

Der Booser Weiher.
Long distance hiking trail · Eifel
The Eifelsteig - A long-distance hiking trail through the Eifel from Aachen to Trier
Premium content Difficulty moderate
317.2 km
91:00 h
6,617 m
6,711 m
The Eifelsteig, designed according to the quality criteria of the German Hiking Seal, takes us from Aachen to Trier. Along the way, we cross the Eifel along beautiful and scenic paths.
Long distance hiking trail · Eifel
Eifelsteig (Etappe 3) - Von Monschau nach Einruhr
recommended route Difficulty moderate
24.3 km
6:30 h
851 m
969 m
Es geht hinauf und hinab, auf hohe Bergkuppen, durch tiefe Täler, entlang hochgewachsener Hecken oder durch die offene Landschaft – auf dieser Etappe zwischen Monschau und Einruhr wird pure Abwechslung geboten.
Eifelsteig - Struffelt
Long distance hiking trail · Eifel
Eifelsteig (Etappe 1) - Im Schatten der Vennbahn
recommended route Difficulty moderate
14 km
4:00 h
395 m
203 m
Im Aachener Stadtteil Kornelimünster, einem alten Pilgerort, startet der Eifelsteig und führt den Wanderer aus der umtriebigen Großstadt in die stille Natur.
Long distance hiking trail · Belgium
GR 5: From Bergen ob Zoom to Nice
Premium content Difficulty difficult closed
2,153.2 km
650:00 h
60,201 m
60,200 m
The 2150 kilometre GR 5 connects the North Sea from Rotterdam to Nice and the Mediterranean via Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland. It is part of the European E2 Trail. The hike on the GR 5 leads mainly into the Grande Traversée des Vosges, the Jura and the Alps.
Wanderer im Hohen Venn
Long distance hiking trail · Eifel
Eifelsteig (Stage 2) - The brittle charm of the Hohes Venn
recommended route Difficulty moderate
17.1 km
4:30 h
344 m
359 m
Hikers experience the brittle charm of the Hohes Venn on this second stage of the Eifelsteig from Roetgen to Monschau. Mosses, lichens and overgrown hedges line the path.
Eifelsteig Etappe 02: Roetgen - Monschau_Weitblicke im Honen Venn
Long distance hiking trail · Eifel
Eifelsteig Etappe 02: Roetgen - Monschau
recommended route Difficulty easy Stage 2
17.3 km
4:25 h
334 m
343 m
Lose yourself in the vastness of the Hohes Venn nature park and enjoy the absolute calm and stillness of these moors. The hedges lining the trail are covered with moss and lichens, the birch trees sway gently in the breeze and the narrow wooden walkways of the Eifelsteig wend their way towards the Belgian border. You can expect amazing views during the next few kilometres of your hike. When you get to the end of the stage in Monschau, it is worth stopping to visit the Roman glassworks, the 'Rotes Haus' museum and the historical mustard mill.
Panorama Manderfeld
Long distance hiking trail · Ostbelgien
GR56 – Losheimergraben - Schönberg
recommended route Difficulty moderate Open
20.5 km
5:35 h
306 m
558 m
This stage is the perfect hike for those who love the woods. You can experience the fact that the wood is much more than just a collection of trees here in an interesting and varied way.
Weg des Gedenkens Beschilderung
Long distance hiking trail · Ostbelgien
“Memorial Loop”
recommended route Difficulty difficult
96.2 km
29:18 h
1,447 m
1,447 m
The Memorial Loop is a 96-km hiking loop that was opened in 2015. It passes many important battlefield and points of historical interest along the German-Belgian border, and joins up with other hiking trails in the municipalities of Büllingen, Bütgenbach und Waimes on the Belgian side of the border and Hellenthal and Monschau on the German side.
GR-Markierung auf dem Weg der GR 16 bei Vresse-sur-Semois
Long distance hiking trail · Champagne-Ardenne
GR 16: Sentier de la Semois
Premium content Difficulty moderate
207 km
74:30 h
4,313 m
4,313 m
The tour leads through Wallonia in Belgium to the „Big East“ of France along the Semois river, through deep valleys and scenic mountains.
Hohes Venn - Fagne de Polleur
Long distance hiking trail · Eupen
GR 573 - stage Eupen – Botrange
recommended route Difficulty moderate closed
22.7 km
6:10 h
430 m
40 m
We follow the Hill through the woods of Hertogenwald, over the plateau of the High Fens to the highest point in the country.
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Escapardenne Eislek Trail by Rolf
April 25, 2022 · Community
When did you do this route? April 11, 2022
Eifelsteig (Etappe 3) - Von Monschau nach Einruhr by Rolf
June 13, 2021 · Community
When did you do this route? June 12, 2021
Eifelsteig (Etappe 1) - Im Schatten der Vennbahn by Frank
January 01, 2021 · Community
When did you do this route? January 01, 2021
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