Walks

Taste the best of Leuven

NEW: Leuven is a culinary hotspot! As the home of the best-known TV chef, we visit some of his regular suppliers. Every one of them true artisans who deliver phenomenal quality. With varied style, we interspersed this walk with small and large stories and playful assignments. Ideal hike for team building, families, groups of friends. Fun also as a pre-dinner walk or an active apero experience. The standard 2.5-hour walk includes 4 appetizers and a drink at 25 euros per person but can be expanded to your heart's content with additional tasters. Also bookable in a slimmed down version with 3 bites or 2 bites and 1 drink
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Foodpairing at the café

NEW FROM 2022: Leuven is the place to beer! Jeroen Meus already knew with his book "Tussen pot en pint" that Leuven's café culture is simply top notch. With varied style, we laced this walk with small and big stories and visited 2 authentic cafes where we paired 2 beers with 2 snacks. Ideal hike for team building, families, groups of friends. Fun also as a pre-dinner walk or an active apero experience. The standard 2-hour walk includes 2 appetizers and 2 beer tasters at 24 euros per person but can be expanded to your heart's content with additional tasters. Price: € 24 per person. Groups larger than
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Leuveners in the spotlight!

Highlights of Leuven in a surprisingly interactive walk First time in Leuven? This is your walk! Locals and tourists alike are in complete agreement: Five 'must sees' to tick off in Leuven. The standard walk of +/- 3 hours starts and ends at the Grand Place and visits four of those highlights with attention to the three UNESCO entries. Well-known Leuveners or world-famous characters from the past and present play the leading role during our tour! Would you, for example, like to know who is stirring the pots in Leuven on a daily basis and who also has a thing for Würst? And are you curious about a
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3h
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Fond of beer tour!

We Belgians are a people who are truly sooooo fond of beer. It is not without reason that our Belgian Beer Culture was included in the UNESCO list of Intangible Heritage in 2017. So it's time to take you on our fool-of-beer walk! Together with one of our beer connoisseurs/sommeliers we make a surprising tour in our city center where we introduce you to some real beer fanatics. Not only were they crazy about beer, they each had their own reason for elevating our beer to the ultimate drink of the gods that is back in fashion today! Of course all their stories make our mouths water....but don't
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3h
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Cycle and taste Leuven

Cycling in a city is trendy and rightly so : you can discover and experience so much more. Our bicycle tour lets you discover the most beautiful places just outside the center and in the city center via nice shortcuts and inner roads. Along the way, we provided 2 tasty and authentic tasters and 1 tap. Explore with us the most beautiful places in and around Leuven with gems in the greenery such as Arenberg Castle, Abbey of 't Park, Sportkot, Great Beguinage (UNESCO!), 200 year old Botanical Garden. All of this guaranteed in our sparkling style. For bike rental, we work with Velo Fietspunt at Station of
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Reliving WWI with Trees: together in resistance

Fan of stage guides and storytelling! This experience will stay with you for a long time...Join the guide in the role of resistance fighters during the turbulent years of WWI. Trees, a working-class woman from Leuven, recounts her experiences during the Great War. Leuven has been completely destroyed by the German soldiers, and the people of Leuven are trying to survive in difficult conditions. During this tour Trees will take you along on her smuggling route that she herself set up with the resistance group "The White Dove" that she founded. In this way, she teaches you to discover the dangers of smuggling in a "real-life" way. Where
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Leuven Live: a report on Leuven’s little knowns

Our flying reporter will take you in a live report to breaking news spots in the old town. There you will witness the 'making of' of our documentary "Leuven centuries old, yet alive and kicking". Along our route, we stop at places where we make a new episode each time. Curious about what will be covered? Of course, we're not going to give away everything but women will be happy with an episode on "shopping past and present. The men will be more comfortable with the reportage about "booze, drink and tough bums. And even more punishing.... You will have an active role! Our reporter could use some
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2h30
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Pikachu still on!

Konnichiwa Leuven! Kawaii, Hirohito, Sencha : doesn't it tell you much for now? Then come along on a Japanese pokémon hunt! Alongside the most beautiful and surprising spots in Leuven's city center, we search together for culinary, old and new traces of the land of the rising sun. There is sushi of course but so much more. For young and old but also ideal as teambuilding or group activity with lots of fun tastings, interactive elements, unique visits behind the scenes. During the day, a visit to the university library is included. The 4 possible tastings are optional but complete the experience of the walk! Please indicate this
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2h30
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Groot Begijnhof in Leuven: visit this UNESCO pearl

Leuven is home to the most beautiful Beguinage in the world, more than deservedly a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A visit to this small town in the city, originally reserved for women, is more than worthwhile. The stories, the unique atmosphere both during the day and in the evening provide each visitor with a lasting memory! Without question iconic. It's hard to stop talking about this magnificent monument. Get in tow on a flashy interactive tour of Leuven's Great Beguinage! 8 euros per person. Walk takes about 1h15 Complete your stroll with theme-appropriate tasting sessions (snacks and drinks for an additional 5 euros). Please indicate this when making
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1h15
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