Leefdaal Plateau

Vlaams Brabant  >  Belgium

Agricultural plateau with varied habitat for birds of the open landscape. Small roads and paths invite to explore the area on foot or by bike.

Added* by Dirk von Werne
Most recent update 12 February 2020


Good place to watch migration, one of the better places to see birds of the open agricultural landscape like Grey Partridge, Little Owl, Hen Harrier and Common Quail. During migration Ring Ouzel is possible.



Accessible by Car or Bike. Bus stops in Leefdaal and Korbeek-Dijle. Limited parking space available. You can't leave the public road by car - the minor agricultural roads can only be followed hiking or on bicycle

Terrain and Habitat

Agriculture , Scattered trees and bushes , Grassland


Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring , Autumn , Winter

Best time to visit

Autumn migration , Spring , Spring migration


Paved road , Unpaved road , Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform



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