Ardennes (in Celtic deep forest) is a natural and wooded region with a wide variety of plants, animals and birds. Enjoy the pure fresh air as you cruise through local villages steeped in history.

Gourmets will not be left out with regional specialties to taste – ‘tarte au sucre’, ‘boudin blanc’ or ‘salade au lard’ not to mention local beers and of course champagne!

Departure base: Pont-à-Bar

Map of Ardennes

Tourist attractions

• Sedan: the biggest fortified castle in Europe and its remarkable Historium
• Mouzon: the gothic abbey and its felt museum
• The beer museum in Stenay
• Verdun, world capital of peace
• Reims: the cathedral, the basilica St Remy, the cellars of Champagne
• The gastronomy: sugar pie, boudin blanc (sausage filled with bread) of Rethel, salad with bacon
• Charleville-Mezieres: the Rimbaud museum, the museum of the Ardennes
• Les Dames de Meuse, lengendary and amazing site