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Discover nature

with your family

Fancy a family day out in the fresh air? We have selected some ideas for excursions with the children, in wide open spaces where they can enjoy the countryside and use up some energy in a completely safe environment.

Domaine de Coolus


Domaine de Coolus is a peaceful haven for a family outing. There are a number of paths of several kilometres, an orienteering course and an educational area. This place is ideal for kids…

Located in Coolus, it is a 5-minute drive from Châlons-en-Champagne. You can also get there on foot or by bike.


and its special gardens

Haussimont, a small farming village in the greater Châlons area, offers a wide range of specially-themed gardens that will appeal to people of all ages.

Family bike rides

If you fancy a cycling adventure with your family, choose one of our easy and safe routes. Our greenways are ideal. Separated from the road, they offer a safe environment for younger children to use.

The Marne Valley cycle route is also extremely well suited. Your kids will love cycling through the countryside!

Enjoy a picnic

with your family

Stop right there! Having a relaxing break during a family day out is really important. And not just for your legs. There are plenty of picnic areas in Châlons-en-Champagne and the surrounding area

A family picnic is a time to enjoy the simple things in life. Make the most of being outside in the fresh air where the kids can run around in complete freedom.