Canoe from Zichem to Langdorp (Demer)
Discover the Demer valley by canoe and enjoy the beautiful surroundings! The trip starts in Zichem and ends at the Wolfcafé in Langdorp.
START LOCATION: Ernest Claesstraat 34, 3271 Zichem (De Hemmekes meetingcenter)
END LOCATION: Langdorpsesteenweg 297, 3201 Langdorp (The Wolfcafé)
Go down the Demer with a 3-person canoe with a minimum of 2 people and a maximum of 3 people. The trip takes about 2 hours for a trip of 11 kilometers. (minimum age 6 years old)
End your activity with a refreshing Wolf Beer en a delicious meal with view on the Demer at the Wolfcafé!
How do I return after the activity?
Returning from Langdorp to Zichem is possible with your own transportation or public transportation. It is not obligatory to return to the start location. It is possible to return directly to your own destination after arrival at the endpoint with your own transport.
It is possible to take your own transportation back to the start location or to return directly to your own destination after arrival at the endpoint. Cars can be parked on the private parking of the Wolfcafé.
It is possible to return by public transportation to Zichem after the trip. The return can be done by train or bus.
Train Hasselt: Langdorp Station (15 minutes on foot) to Zichem Station takes about 10 minutes. After the trainride you'll have to walk about 3 minutes to the start location at De Hemmekes.
Bus 36 direction Scherpenheuvel: Walk 4 minutes to the Langdorp Vuurmolenstraat bus stop and take the bus to the Zichem Station stop (takes approximately 30 minutes). Walk for 3 minutes to the Hemmekes.
When can I plan this activity?
JULY - AUGUST 2020
From 2 participants:
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 9h30, 10h30, 14h30 of 15h30.
Keep in mind that you must be present 30 minutes before the start! (e.g. chosen starting time 10h30 = present at 10h!)
We are closed on Mondays during July and August.
FROM SEPTEMBER 2020
Groups under 20 people:
During the season on Sunday at 10am or 2pm.*
During weekdays (Mon - Fri) or on Saturday with starting hour of your choosing.*
In this case a fixed price will be counted for the organisation for this trip.
Groups over 20 people:
During the season on Sunday at 10am or 2pm or on weekdays (Mon - Fri) or on Saturday with starting hour of your choosing.*
*ATTENTION: This activity must be booked at least 48h in advance!
What does this activity cost?
Trip by canoe from Zichem to Langdorp:
- Price JUNE - JULY - AUGUST 2020: € 20,00 per person
- Price on SUNDAY: € 20,00 per person (fixed departures at 10am and 2pm)
- Price per group (< 20 people) during weekdays or on Saturday: € 340,00
- Group with more than 20 people: € 17,00 per person
- Group with more than 50 people: € 16,00 per person
Are you, one of your friends or family members unable to attend the activity because of illness or unforeseen circumstances? It can happen to anybody!
The Shelter offers a REFUND in the absence of participants on the day of the activity at no extra cost!
No-Show Guarantee: Refund up to 10% of the number of participants.
Ex. A group of 20 participants, with two of the participants unable to attend. In this case the paid amount for the activity of the absent participants will be refunded.
You can find more information about this guarantee in our General terms & conditions.