BRUSSELS' BEST ROAD BIKE RIDES AND ROUTES
Looking for a route that explores Brussels' natural beauty and unique cycling attributes? Livelo has mapped out a selection of the best options to suit a wide variety of riders and riding opportunities.
Of course, the routes are just recommendations, please use your own judgment in selecting your riding route and always ride within your limits and to the road conditions of the day.
Enjoy your ride in Brussels and do let us know if we can assist you with a rental bike, a guide to ride with you, or any additional information.
BRUSSELS-SINT PIETERS LEEUW LOOP (31.7mi / 51.1km)
This route is a great option for those who are crunched on time yet still need a quick 2.5 hour escape. This loop starts off flat and gradually begins to get more challenging with frequent climbs on the last leg of the loop.
REMCO LOOP (45.6mi / 73.4km)
Follow the training route of renowned Belgian cyclist Remco Evenepoel on this 73.4 kilometer calf-burner. With little downhill sections doused with short punchy uphill segments, you will see why this a top pick for professionals.
SOUTHERN FOREST RIDE (53.5mi / 86.1km)
Riding south out Brussels is a great option for those looking for more of a challenging cycle. This ride features 984 meters of elevation gain and sections of grade that average 10.7%. However, the amount at which this loop demands, the pay off will be equally matched. Cyclists are rewarded at the end by riding under hundred year old shading trees of the Foret de Soignes (Sonian Forest).