Leuven active

Active & recreative in Leuven and surroundings


Leuven offers plenty of possibilities for those looking for active enjoyment.
Combine a cultural morning with an afternoon of physical activity.


9.30 am Arrival in Leuven with a cup of coffee.
10 am

Choose one of the following guided walks:
• Historical walk ‘Discover Leuven’
• Modern architecture
• Women’s walk 

12.30 pm

Light lunch | Choices:
• salad with goat cheese or chicken with bacon, potatoes & berloumi 
• quiche 
• pasta with chicken or vegetarian
An extensive meal is possible on demand!

Option 1

Guided cycling tour
2 pm: collecting the bicycles and meeting with the guide
• Choice A: a fascinating cycling tour of the Leuven abbeys
• Choice B: a modern architecture tour 

Option  2

Walking in the Hageland wine region (available from Easter until late October)
2.15 pm: start at the visitors’ centre:
• guided tour + multimedia presentation
• a guided walk to Wijngaardberg
• a wine tasting session. 

Option  3

Adventurous kayak trip
2.30 pm: start of kayak trip from Korbeek-Dijle to the Dijleterrassen in the Leuven city centre

4 pm End of the daytrip


You can rent an e-bike if the cycling tour seems less achievable for some group members

Prices & terms

Price per person:

  • Option 1 (based on a group of 15 participants): 45 euro (rental bike included)
  • Option 2 (based on a group of 20 participants): 38 euro
  • Option 3 (based on a group of 20 participants): 43 euro

Extra options for at the arrival (price per person): 

  • Danish pastry or roll: + 2,5 euro per person
  • Cake: + 3,50 euro
  • Gateau: + 10,50 euro

Tourism Leuven | Back office

Professor Van Overstraetenplein 1
3000 Leuven