Ideas for

A family nature day out in the Sarrebourg region

Are you visiting the region with your family ? Here are some ideas for family outings !


For those who love hiking

A 100 % discovery walk !

Enjoy a day out in the countryside or in town, and get a breath of fresh air with your family. Let us guide you on our hiking and walking trails.

Walking in Sarrebourg Moselle Sud is not always easy, several riddles to be solved are scattered along our different walking trails, will you be able to take up the challenge ? Don’t worry, these walks are no more than 5 km long and will delight the whole family. Each walk is designed as a treasure hunt, like an explorer in the middle of authentic nature, be on the lookout for clues along the way.

The Saar circular trail in Sarrebourg – Walking time : 4 hours

The 13.3 kilometre circular trail can be completed in around 4 hours and leads through landscapes that are half urban and half wooded. It offers beautiful viewpoints, such as a marvellous panorama of the Vosges massif, where the expression "la ligne bleue des Vosges" (the blue line of the Vosges) takes on its full meaning.

Do not hesitate to enjoy the picnic areas at the Etang Lévêque for a gourmet break. You are just a few steps from the town centre of Sarrebourg, and there are plenty of shops where you can prepare your picnic basket.


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The Devil's Rock circular trail - Walking time : 3 hours

From Abreschviller, you can discover the impressive ‘Devil's Rock’ on this circular walk. At the foot of this huge rock, you can observe a representation of the devil carved into the pink sandstone. On this circular route, you will also discover the Grotte Saint Léon, the deepest cave in the Vosges, and the 13th century Léon IX chapel in Walscheid.

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Roche du Diable - Abreschviller

For thrill seekers

Enjoy the thrill of discovering unique places in the middle of nature and share unforgettable moments with your family ! Sarrebourg Moselle Sud is full of very special places, enough to arouse your curiosity. 

Explore on two wheels !

Get on your bikes and ride through the area full swing, free as a bird. Take the cycle track from the Etang Lévêque in Sarrebourg, go towards the town of Imling and then Hesse, enjoy the natural scenery and keep your eyes open… Do not miss the canal bridge of the forge just above your heads, an impressive structure which spans the Sarre river. End your journey in Troisfontaines where you can discover the 2CV car Museum, which houses 80 different models of this legendary French car.

Check the opening hours of the 2CV car Museum

Before turning back to Sarrebourg, treat yourself to a well-deserved break! Just a stone's throw from the Musée de la 2CV is the Restaurant des Vosges, where you can sample regional specialities prepared by the owner!

All along the journey, you will ride on the cycle track dedicated to non-motorised users, a 30 km round trip is awaiting you and unforgettable memories as a reward !

Check the map of the cycle paths

You can also hire electrically assisted bicycles at the Sarrebourg tourist office. To book, call 03 87 03 11 82 .

Travel back in time !

Come aboard the Abreschviller forest train, an old train located in the middle of the forest in the Vosges mountains. A unique experience in Moselle to be enjoyed by the whole family. Once used to transport logs from the forest, it has now become a tourist attraction offering immersive shows and activities throughout the year.

Check the 2024 programme  

After your stopover in Abreschviller, head to l'Atelier Food in Saint-Quirin to enjoy a delicious meal at l'Atelier Food, where Agnès and Jennifer offer gourmet, home-cooked cuisine based on fresh produce and inspirations from around the world!

And there's nothing better than a stroll through the village of Saint-Quirin, one of France's most beautiful villages !

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For those who love swimming

Go for a dip !

Sarrebourg Moselle Sud offers all the pleasures of water to recharge your batteries in nature.


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The aqua Mundo

Located in Hattigny, in the heart of more than 400 hectares of forest, the Center Parcs – Les Trois Forêts has the largest aquatic area in Moselle ! There are large slides for those who love the thrill ot the water, as well as areas suitable to children, and even relaxation areas for adults to enjoy a break. Auqa Mundo is a place that will please both young and old alike ! With a day pass, you can also enjoy a wide range of fun activities with the whole family !

Book your day ticket

The Stock pond

The Langatte leisure centre offers a variety of water-based activities : swimming pond, waterslide, pedal boats, canoeing, wellness centre… all you need for a relaxing day by the water and to expend your children’s boundless energy ! Once you have splashed around in the water, enjoy a game of bowling with your family.

A gourmet break is a must ! The Auberge du Stock is the ideal place to enjoy traditional and local cuisine in a magnificent setting on the banks of the Stock pond.

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