Group trips


1. NEW Discover nature

Together as a group, we discover the forest around the youth hostel Beaufort. We embark on a search for the legendary golden pill-milliped, hiding in the undergrowth. What does not belong in the forest? Who lives in a drey? Why does Herb Robert smell so badly and what does it feel like to fly through the tree tops? The children discover the forest and its inhabitants through age-aproppriate games.

Duration: 3 hours
Age: 6 - 10 years
Price: 140 € per group
Number of participants: max. 25 persons
Provider: Youth hostel Beaufort
Other: Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

2. NEW A Bug’s Life

Fun and curiosity are the basis of our expedition through the rocks and forests around Beaufort. During this day the focus lies on the playful comprehending and discovering of the forest. The children immerge themselves into nature and discover its inhabitants. The activities are adapted to the age of the participants.

Duration: 6 hours
Age: 6 - 10 years
Price: 230 € per group
Number of participants: max. 25 persons
Provider: Youth hostel Beaufort
Other: Don’t forget to book a packed lunch (not include in the package). Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

3. NEW Under tension

‘Hourglass’, ‘Mohawk-Walk’ and ‘Diverging-Vee’ are the names of different mobile low rope courses. The participants need to help each other and are responsible for one another. During the morning, we learn how to use the rope course. The difficulty of the course is adapted to the group. Trust, responsibility, respect and communication are the kewords. During the afternoon, we will work in a process-oriented way on the course.

Duration: 6 hours
Age: 10 years and above
Price: 230 € per group
Number of participants: max. 25 persons
Provider: Youth hostel Beaufort
Other: Don’t forget to book a packed lunch (not include in the package). Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

4. Mountain bike tours

Would you like to discover the rocks and the forests around Beaufort by mountain bike? Why not take your bike and go on an adventurous tour. Our tour suggestions will help you find the right route. You may also book a local guide, who will show you some of the most beautiful spots of the region.

Period of reservation: April - October
Price per person: 12 € per mountain bike, 20 € per E-mountain bike for adults (helmet included)
Price per tour: 126 € per guide for 3 hours and max 12 persons
Number of participants: min. 6 persons and max. 12 persons per guide
Provider: ‘Rent-a-bike Mëllerdall’ and youth hostel Beaufort
Other: Please inform us of the height of each participant. Don’t forget to book a packed lunch (not include in the package). Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

5. Beaufort castle - ruins

Up and down you wander through the impressive ruins of the 12th century feudal castle. You’ll also see the gruesome torture chamber!

Duration: 1½ hours
Period of reservation: from Easter until the end of November
Age: 6 and above
Price per guide: 85 € plus entrance fee
Entrance fee per person: free (under 26); 4 € (adults)
Number of participants: max. 25 persons
Provider: Regional Tourist Office Mullerthal Region – Luxembourg’s Little Switzerland 
Other: Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

6. Photo tour at Beaufort Castle

Photos will show you the way through the hidden corners of the castle during this interactive tour. You’ll discover plenty of strange and interesting things!

Duration: 2 hours
Period of reservation: from Easter until the end of November
Age: 6 – 12 years
Price per group: 100 € for the guided visit plus entrance fee
Entrance fee per person: free (under 26); 4 € (adults)
Number of participants: max. 25 persons
Provider: Regional Tourist Office Mullerthal Region – Luxembourg’s Little Switzerland 
Other: Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

7. Of humans and stones

Follow the geological heritage trail and the former narrow-gauge railway through an open quarry used to extract Luxembourgish sandstone. Your guide will introduce you to geology as well as the processes required for the extraction and the use of sandstone. The historical narrow-gauge railway ‘Josy’ of Beaufort will also be explained.

Duration: 2 hours
Age: 9 and above
Price: 100 € per group
Number of participants: max. 20 persons
Provider: Regional Tourist Office Mullerthal Region – Luxembourg’s Little Switzerland 
Other: Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

8. Discover the ‘Eppelbléi’ farm – Farmer’s buffet

The farm is your shopping street. You trade your knowledge about the farm and your skills for some produce of the farm. The laid out recipe book will help you prepare your meal. You cook on the fire and prepare a delicious buffet. ‘Bon appétit!’

Duration: 4,5 hours, beginning at 9:00 o’clock
Reservation period: from April until September
Age: 10 and above
Price: 330 € for max. 20 participants plus 5 € fee per person
Number of participants: max. 20 persons
Provider: ‘Ferme pédagogique Eppelbléi’ in Eppeldorf
Access:
: Transport with the Simon bus n°505 from / to ‘Beaufort-Op der Gare’/ ‘Eppeldorf-Gaich’ (8 minutes). Public transport: www.mobiliteit.lu.
Other: Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

9. Discover the ‘Eppelbléi’ farm – the animals of the farm

It’s really impressive how big a cow is when you stand next to it, how rough its tongue feels on your hand and the quantity of feed it consumes in order to give us plenty of milk every day. How do you milk a cow? You may also collect fresh eggs and feel the soft feathers of the chickens.  Find the answers to your questions or simply pamper the rabbits with fresh vegetables.

Duration: 3 hours
Period of reservation: the whole year
Age: 4 – 12 years
Price per group: 240 € for max. 20 participants plus 3 € per every additional hour and person
Number of participants: max. 20 persons
Provider: ‘Ferme pédagogique Eppelbléi’ in Eppeldorf
Access:
Transport with the Simon bus n°505 from / to ‘Beaufort-Op der Gare’/ ‘Eppeldorf-Gaich’ (8 minutes). Public transport: www.mobiliteit.lu
Other: 
Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity. We also propose the activities ‘Animals of the farm’ and ‘Plant detectives’ as a combined programme for a whole day: 5 hours for 360 € for max. 20 participants plus 3 € per hour and additional person.

10. Plant detectives at the farm ‘Eppelbléi’

Let us playfully explore the world of plants! Using your five senses, you will have to complete a series of tasks and consequently learn more about the wild flora along the way. As newly approved plant experts, you will then be able to put your knowledge into practice by recreating ancient herbal recipes.

Duration: 3 hours
Reservation period: Spring - automn
Age: every age; activities are adapted to the age of participants
Price: 240 € for max. 20 participants plus 3 € for every additional hour and person
Number of participants: max. 20 persons per group
Provider: ‘Ferme pédagogique Eppelbléi’ in Eppeldorf
Access:
Transport with the Simon bus n°505 from / to ‘Beaufort-Op der Gare’/ ‘Eppeldorf-Gaich’ (8 minutes). Public transport: www.mobiliteit.lu 
Other:  Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity. We also propose the activities ‘Animals of the farm’ and ‘Plant detectives’ as a combined programme for a whole day: 5 hours for 360 € for max. 20 participants plus 3 € per hour and additional person.

11. Discover the farm ‘Antony’ – The way milk flows

We discover the life cycle of a milk cow. For the calf to become a cow, it needs a lot of time and feed. Together, we discover the farm work.

Duration: 2 hours
Period of reservation: the whole year
Age: 4 – 12 years
Price: 100 € per group
Number of participants: max. 20 persons
Provider: ‘Ferme Antony’ in Beaufort
Other: Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

12. ‘Aquatower’ in Berdorf

Where does our drinking water come from and why is it so valuable? How can we protect it? An exciting exhibition with interactive stations will give you the answers to all your questions about water.

Option for school classes: A riddle book will help the children to discover the interactive exhibition about drinking water in a playful way.

Duration: approx. 1 hour (traditional visit), 1,5 hours (with riddle book)
Age: 7 and above
Price per visit: traditional visit: 50 € per hour plus entrance fee; tour with riddle book: 75 € for a visit of 1,5 hour plus entrance fee
Price per person: 2 € (7 – 18 years), 3,50 € (adult)
Entrance fee per person including riddle book: 3 € (9 – 11 years), 3,50 € (adult)
Number of participants: max. 20 persons
Provider: Aquatower a.s.b.l. in Berdorf  
Access: We recommend transportation with your own bus. If you don’t have your own bus, we can organise the transfer through a bus company.
Other:  Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

13. Indoor playground

The in-house indoor playground provides fun and games all year round. Climbing frames, slides and several other attractions ensure that our young guests have a great time regardless the weather.

Duration: 4 hours
Age: 3 – 12 years
Price per group: 80 € (max. 20 persons)
Provider: Youth hostel Beaufort
Other: Please note that the offer is only available in combination with meals and / or an overnight stay in a hostel. Otherwise, we will charge an additional administration fee of 10% per activity.

 

14. Bowling alley

The modern bowling alley of the youth hostel Beaufort is perfect for tons of fun regardless the weather. Children, young people and adults are sure to get their money's worth.

Duration: 2 hours
Age: 6 and above
Price per group staying overnight: 40 € for max. 10 persons for max. 2 hours; 20 € for each additional hour
Member price: 60 € for max. 10 persons for max. 2 hours; 30 € for each additional hour
Standard price: 80 € for max. 10 persons for max. 2 hours; 40 € for each additional hour
Provider: Youth hostel Beaufort

15. ‘ALL IN’ 2-day programme: discovery hike around Beaufort - rocks, nature and history

Day 1:
Arrival until 10:00
The morning activities take place at Beaufort Castle. You discover the castle and dive into its secrets. The ‘nature path’ is waiting for you just a stone’s throw from the castle. On this path you will discover the rocky region of the Mullerthal and learn more about the diversity of its flora and fauna.

Option: The youth hostel also has a disco room with music and lighting. So why not celebrate a small party after a busy day in the fresh air?

2nd day:
On the second day, an exciting one-day expedition lies ahead: you will explore the unique world of the rocks of the Mullerthal region. Following a brief introduction, you will head on your way using a map and compass. On your way back, puzzles and exciting tasks are waiting for you. Are you able to decrypt the coordinates using a GPS device and can you locate the final geocache?
Ends at 16:00, then departure.

Period of reservation: from Easter until the end of November
Age: 10 and above
Price per participant: 76 € (without disco); 78,50 € (disco included)
Price per group leader: 49 €
Number of participants: min. 15 and max. 20 persons
Provider: Youth hostel Beaufort
Other: Services included in the price are 1 overnight stay with breakfast, 2 lunch packs and 1 dinner, bed sheets as well as the above mentioned activity programme. Every additional service and activity will be charged separately.

16. SPECIAL TIPP: archery – from the middle of 2020 onwards

An archery range is planned for the middle of 2020 in Beaufort next to the youth hostel. The participants will learn all about instinctive archery, a sport which will improve their self-confidence. Concentration and body tension are the key to success.

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