Hotel aux beaux rivages
14 rue des iles
6821 Lacuisine - Florenville
(+32) 61 31 12 35
(+32) 61 31 35 51
Tour by car :
The abbey of Orval
The abbey is located at 1à killometers from the Hotel. His history engaging in more ways than one. Over centuries, the Abbey thrives with, as always vicissitudes due to external events; wars, passages of troops, looting, fires, classic backdrop!
There is, in one’s glance, the old and the new abbey of the XII and XVIIe century, destroy at the frensh revolution, so there is just the ruins still verry beautiful and evocative. For more information, ask to the hotel.
Basilica of Avioth
Located to 20 killometers of the hotel. It’s on Avioth, small french village, fief of the counts of Chiny in the 12th century, primitive shrine and place of pilgrimage of a miraculous Virgin, that of 1225 to 1420, we built a Gothic Basilica. Upturn in the 15th and 16th centuries, it is restored by Viollet-le-Duc in the 19th century. Upon arrival in this small village, the eye is naturally hooked by the imposing church of Gothic architecture.
The church Notre-Dame of Avioth, became basilica there is 3 years ago, on a decision of Roma, is a Masterpieces of the region. She impresses with her Majesty ruling on a small village of 300 inhabitants. Avioth, it’s a beautiful monument and a a pilgrimage that defy time. For more than 800 years, we worship the Virgin. The villagers from the rest, who didn’t understand why they have this enormous church for them and the incessant parade of pilgrims, supported as the devil had built in one night except the last stone because the rooster had singing to early this morning.
In the north of France near the belgium and Luxembourg borders, the fermont fort is a part of the Maginot line.Built between 1930 and 1940, the fort had to be able to stop agerman attack with 50 other forts and more than 1,000 bunkers and blockhouses.
The fort is mainly a underground of 2 killometers of galeries. There you can find the the barracks, factory and ammunition stores. On the ground, you can find the bunkers with connons and machine guns. Today, the fort is open to the public. During your visite, you’ll see how the mans leaved and worked in the fort in 1940.
Villy La Ferté Fort
The Villy-la Ferté located in the Department of the Ardennes to the confines of the Department of the Meuse, at halfway between Carignan and Montmédy, last strong of the Maginot line, was taken back by the Germans in 19 may 1940.
The 104 french soldiers and officers who held the fort refused to surrender, are dead kill or suffocated. « The turret to eclipse for two mixed weapons ».
The city of Montmedy
Former capital of the County of Chiny of 941 to 1364, Montmédy is overcome by a citadelle since 16th century. Perfectly preserved, she inherited his exceptional character and architectural riches of great expert strategists in fortification.
Charles Quint, Vauban, Sere of rivers in turn brought their contribution in shaping this impressive place, object of lust in a land of borders. An arrow and sound circuit guide you across Translate ramparts, ditches and tunnels.
You can visite the church Saint-Martin since 18th century surmounted of two twin towers.
The gaumais museum was born in 1937, thanks to Edmond Fouss, langage and geografic teacher at the regular school of Virton, but surtenly enthusiast from the own culture and unity linguistic, geographic and ethnographic region of adoption, the Gaume.
City of Marvilles
The village of Marville is characterized by a particular architecture namely its facades Renaissance, its fortifications and posterns. In the 16th century, the village experienced a prosperous era under Spanish occupation of the low countries. The most beautiful facades of the village are born from implantation of nobles, bourgeois families or shopping attracted to prosperity.
You never leave this village without be walked up towards the cemetery Saint Hilaire via a beautiful shaded path of old chestnut trees.
City of Torgny
Torgny extends on the Southeast slope of a Valley dug by the Chiers.
The village is clinging to the slope soft of the third bajocienne cuesta, characteristic of our relief. The cuesta is a Hill lying on the asymmetrical sides. The key attractions of Torgny reside in the color of the stone and its roofs in tiles « canal ».
The limestone light yellow, half porous and grainy, consists of debris of shells, of grains of quartz, all cemented by calcite.
There dry stones wall, will lead you through the charming streets of facades in farm buildings, houses manouvrieres in stately court as the « cour Lassus ».
City of Saint Walfroy
In mérovingiens time, toward the year 585, The diacre Walfroy, native from Lambardie, disciple of St Martin of Tours, come in the Yvois contry for leaving in hermit. Morden church, built in 1957(By M. Poirier), with integrating the bedside of the old church. Its outside form reminds the multi of the Pilgrim. Inside, pillars and frames evoke the Ardenne forest.
Castel of Sedan
Built in 1424, The castel of Sedan is one of the biggest castel from Europe with his 35 000m² of area. With is strategis position on the bord of the east from France, he was constantly expanded, strengthened, modernized by the powerful La Marck, Dukes of Bouillon and sovereign princes of Sedan.
Castel of Bouillon
In visit of this castel, you can discover the oldest and the most interresting vestige of feudalism in Belgium whose actual appearance largely of the work done since the 16th century until the Dutch period. The monument is ranked major heritage of Wallonia.
Archeoscope Godefroy of bouillon
The most modern audio-visual techniques, images and surprising special effects, voice and captivating music... Gathering of the best technology and the staging to make you live the 1st crusade in the footsteps of Duke Godefroid, Peter the hermit and thousands of men on the road to Jerusalem.
At the heart of the slate
In this mine of amazing slate, with his undergroud, his hall, and hisbig rooms where the « scailtons », at the risk of their lives, ripped out day after day to land the precious blue stone ! This clash between the coldness of mining industrialization and the sweetness of the green setting that welcomes you to the surface ! We took advantage of the relative calm of this last winter to cook up new... surprising underground activities !!
European Beer museum
The European Beer museum installed in the old store at the food of the citadel.
At the heart of the Ardenne forest, in the high-Lesse valley, a thirty booksellers, bookstores, artisans and restaurateurs welcome you throughout the year in a picturesque village.