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Essence of Belgium

Private tour
6 days
3 cities
1day

Brussels, Belgium

Brussels is packed with numerous attractions and cultural offers. But don't forget to treat yourself with delicious chocolate and a beer -what Brussels is most famous for....
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    Day 1: Arrival & Train to Bruges
    Welcome to the magnificent capital of Belgium and the center of the European Union - Brussels! Upon arrival, you take a direct train to Bruges straight from the airport.

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Connection | Brussels Airport - Bruges
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Brussels Airport
Brussels, Belgium
1 h
Bruges Central
Bruges, Belgium
2nights

Bruges, Belgium

Often referred to as Venice of the North, Bruges is undoubtedly a must-see while on Belgium travel. The beautiful canals, cobbled streets, charming parks, and authentic architecture adds up to some of the most picturesque sceneries in the country and creates an unforgettable sightseeing experience along with numerous landmarks around the city. Some of the highlights of the tour include the Belfry and the Rose Hat Quai. A boat ride along the canals is also a good idea!...
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    Day 1: Arrival
    After a 1-5-hour ride, you meet your driver and have a transfer to your hotel. After check-in, the rest of the day is free, so you can start exploring the city center on your own, dine in one of the local restaurants or take a good rest in your comfortable room.

    Day 2: Bruges City Tour & Sightseeing Boat Ride
    After breakfast, you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and go on a wonderful walking tour around the most outstanding attractions of Bruges, the capital of West Flanders in northwest Belgium. The city boasts breathtaking canals, cobbled streets and medieval buildings.

    During the tour you admire the sights of Bruges, including the town square, the Beguinage and the oldest Hospital in Europe built in 12th century. You also see the Church of Our Lady, where the Emperor Maximillian of Austria Married. A special part of the day is dedicated to a sightseeing cruise on a public boat along picturesque canals.

    The rest of the day is reserved for you to explore the city's charming medieval streets at your own pace.

    Day 3: Departure
    Today after breakfast you check out and depart from Bruges.

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    Hotel Aragon Bruges
    4-star hotel
    BE, Naaldenstraat 22, Bruges, 8000
    Hotel Aragon Bruges
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    Hotel Aragon is set among the winding alleys and romantic canals in the center of Bruges close to the Market Square and Grand Place. The spacious rooms feature modern furnishings and amenities.... show more
    3 days / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Private Walking Tour
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Bruges - Brussels
Private Transfer & Tour of Ghent
Together with your private guide-driver you proceed to another lovely Belgian city. Ghent is similar to Bruges but much less touristic - the reason why it may steal your heart. During your visit of beautiful Ghent your guide shows you the must-sees of the city. You walk through the old city along the canals crossing bridges to enjoy the view of the Old Castle. You also get to see the three famous Gent towers – Saint Nicholas' Church, the Belfry and Saint Bavo's Cathedral. Entrance to the last one is included. After the city tour of Ghent you head to Brussels.
Bruges hotel
Bruges, Belgium
8 h
Brussels hotel
Brussels, Belgium
3nights

Brussels, Belgium

Brussels is packed with numerous attractions and cultural offers. But don't forget to treat yourself with delicious chocolate and a beer -what Brussels is most famous for....
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    Day 3: Arrival
    Upon arrival, you check in to your centrally located hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Day 4: Brussels City Tour & Belgian Chocolate Tasting
    In the morning after breakfast you meet your guide who takes you on a comprehensive walking tour of Brussels, the beautiful Belgian capital.

    During your sightseeing tour you get to discover the legendary landmarks and impressive monuments of Brussels. Among the sights you marvel at are the medieval majesty of the Market Square and the remarkable facade of the City Hall. The world-famous Manneken Pis is naturally on the program too!

    As a special treat you get to uncover the secret recipes behind delectable Belgian chocolate during a tasting session included in your city tour.

    After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day at your leisure.

    Day 5: Antwerp Sightseeing
    Following breakfast you head for the train station (located short walk away from your hotel) and take a train to Antwerp.

    Upon arrival at the station you meet your guide and start exploring the beautiful city which is not only the #1 diamond exporter in the world, but is also considered one of the top fashion cities in Europe. In the beginning of the tour you see the Brabo's Monument located next to the amazing Antwerp City Hall. After you pass by the house and studio of the famous Belgian painter - Ruben's House. Then you stroll along with your guide through the shopping street called "Meir".

    You continue your walking tour of the lovely northern Belgian city until the railway station - where the Jewish quarter with its diamond factory and shops is located. Finally you take a return train to Brussels. The rest of the day is free.

    Day 6: Departure from Brussels
    This is the last day of your amazing tour to Belgium! After breakfast your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

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    Radisson Blu Royal Hotel
    4-star hotel
    BE, Rue du Fosse-aux-Loups 47, Brussels, B-1000
    Radisson Blu Royal Hotel
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    Radisson Blu Royal Hotel is a luxurious hotel with a glass dome, located in the heart of Brussels close to Grand Place. The Sea Grill with 2 Michelin stars, serves seafood delicacies in an elegant atmosphere.... show more
    4 days / 3 nights
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    • Half Day Private Walking Tour
    • Day Trip to Antwerp by Train
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    • Departure Private Transfer Sedan
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located hotels in Bruges & Brussels;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Professional English-speaking guides;
  • Rich sightseeing tours in Bruges, Ghent, Brussels and Antwerp;
  • 1st class train tickets: Brussels airport - Bruges and Brussels - Antwerp roundtrip;
  • Canal ride on a public boat in Bruges;
  • Entrance ticket to St Bavo's Cathedral in Ghent;
  • Chocolate tasting in Brussels;
  • Airport transfer and all transportation according to the itinerary with private drivers;
  • Support line during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Note:

1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.

2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

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