Natural environment on the Semois

Relaxation and activity in the Belgian Ardennes


The picturesque village of Bohan with its nice terraces and restaurants is within 200 m walking distance of Camping la Douane. You are here in the province of Namur in the French-speaking part of Belgium: Wallonie! Did you know that Bohan is only 2 kilometers from the French border? So you can also visit France in one of the beautiful villages in the area, such as Charleville. In Bohan itself is also the starting point for many walks on foot, on horseback or by bike. There are various marked routes. If you are looking for adventure, you can rent a kayak in Bohan and discover the river Semois. Every year many events are organized in the village: night markets, flea markets, funfairs, a large campfire, fireworks, ... In Bohan you are really on vacation !!


If you like the outdoors, then you are at the right place here. Hiking, biking, mountain biking, kayaking, fishing and you name it. Both the quiet practitioners and the fanatics can use the dozens of kilometers of marked hiking, cycling and horse riding routes. For anglers, the river Semois is a true paradise, there are also several streams called trout rivers where you can fish to your heart's content. A fishing license is required and you can order it online here.

Walking routes

Here you will find the most beautiful walking routes in Bohan and its surroundings.


Beginner or expert, kayaking is for everyone. Cross through pretty villages such as Botassart, Poupehan, Rochehaut, Frahan, Alle sur semois, Vresse and Membre, from Bouillon to Bohan. Step into one of the most beautiful adventures with the kayak in Wallonia!

Parc animalier de Boullion

Immerse yourself in the fascinating animal world and get to know more than 500 animals and 90 animal species from far and wide.


The recreation center is located along the Semois in Alle, here you can practice various sports, such as canoeing / kayaking on the Semois, bathing, mountain biking, segway riding, wall climbing, electric quads, mini waves, bowling, trampoline etc.

Bouillon Castle

The Bouillon Castle is a magnificent building from the Middle Ages and today you can go back to the time of the knights. You can visit the Castle of Bouillon and experience for yourself what it's like to live in a castle. The Castle is beautifully situated in the heart of the city of Bouillon and is easily accessible by car. From the Castle you have a magnificent view of the city, the river Semois and the Valley of the Semois.

During a visit to the Bouillon Castle you will receive a map at the entrance. If you follow this, you will pass all parts of the castle. In the large courtyard you can enjoy a bird of prey show with large falcons. You can also view the various birds that are caged in the smaller tower.

Bison Ranch

In Orchimont you can visit the Bison Ranch. Here you can meet a large herd of bison as they once lived in the American wild west. You can take a seat in a covered wagon that takes you to the herd. Along the way a guide tells about the history of the bison. You can buy meat and western products in the store. All bison products are from the ranch. You can eat the tastiest dishes in the saloon. Super fun to do with children!

We have various leaflets and hiking maps available at the reception.