In the second stage of EuroVelo 5 you cycle between two of the capitals of the EU: Brussels and Strasbourg. Brussels is a unique destination, full of magnificent architecture, culture and history. Working your way south you will cycle by Chateau La Hulpe; the fascinating city of Namur, capital of Wallonia; and then enter the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg after crosssing the Belgian Ardennes. The route crosses Luxembourg City itself, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on a 2-km stretch. You then continue your journey on continuous and secured cycle paths along canals, through mainly rural areas, into France. You will cross Saverne, before reaching Strasbourg, European capital and French capital of cycling.