From Brussels: Bruges and Ghent in a Day Guided Tour
- Duration options: 10 - 10.5 hours
Meet your guide at 8:30 AM in the center of Brussels and relax on the 100-kilometer journey to Bruges. Upon arrival, discover the charms of “the Venice of the North” and see why the entire historic center was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Marvel at highlights such as the Lake of Love (Minnewater Lake) and the 13th-century Begijnhof complex, founded in 1245 to house lay religious women. Go to Walplein Square, where the shady trees and cafes provide a perfect place to relax. Visit Stoofstraat on the site of the city's former Red Light District, and see medieval monuments such as the 11th-century Old St. John’s Hospital. Look at the world's second tallest brickwork tower at the Church of Our Lady, and see other historic monuments such as Gruuthuse Palace, the Dijver Canal and the tiny piazza of Tanners Square (Huidenvettersplein). Go to one of the city's most photographed spots ...
It was a very nice trip .Mark was funny.they give you lot of time to enjoy the view ..take pictures..you can also go on your own and come back to the given place and time if you dont want to go with the guide.
Your guide will meet you at the meeting point, just a few minutes from the central train station at 10:30 AM and begin this 2-hour tour. Experience the many charms of the Venice of the North and see why the historic center of Bruges was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. During the city tour you'll see the Lake of Love, the Begijnhof (founded in 1245), Walplein Square, the Stoofstraat, Old St. John’s Hospital, the Church of Our Lady, Gruuthuse Palace, the Dijver Canal, Rozenhoedkaai, Tanners Square (Huidenvettersplein), the Burg Square with its Gothic Town Hall, the Basilica of the Holy Blood and the Market Square (Grote Markt) with the Belfort. At the end of the visit, inside the Beer Museum of Bruges, your guide will answer all your questions and recommend places for lunch outside the tourist area. The guide will also give you advice about Belgium’s famous beer and about additiona...
Vita is an outstanding tour guide. It was educational and lots of fun. We had a great time with her and can only recommend the tour.
Discover the best Bruges has to offer on a historical guided walking tour, with stops at a chocolate shop and brewery included. After meeting your guide, explore the medieval heart of the city. Visit some of the city’s most iconic places such as the Market Square, Beguinage, St. John's Hospital, the smallest street in the city, and more. Listen to stories and legends about the city as you stroll. During the tour, stop off at Bruges' oldest chocolate shop for a praline demonstration and sampling afterwards. See how it is transformed from a bean into praline, with all the steps in between. After strolling some more through the city, next stop off at a well-known brewery, Bourgogne des Flandres. The tour will finish with a beer on the brewery's terrace, accompanied by a beautiful view of the canals.
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Lovely tour! The guide, a girl called Beatriz, was very well prepared and ready to answer to all the questions. She noticed I was doing the tour alone and always kept an eye on me, really appreciated. I chose the one in Spanish so that I could practice a bit and it was totally worth it!
We enjoyed the tour very much. The guide Jamal made it very interesting and appealing. He responded to us and included everyone. We will remember the tour positively for a long time. Thank you for the nice day.
The guide Ana is great. I thoroughly explain every detail in our tour, super clear and enjoyable. The spectacular places ... each with a different style but beautiful at the same time.
Jamal is a great guide, we enjoyed very much our visit of Bruges, with nice stories ! Jamal kept us and the group to involved during the whole tour, with insights and legends stories !
It was a trip that was worth it, the value for money, the very diligent guide and the service in general 100 points, in addition to the fact that the places are beautiful. Thanks