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Day Trip to Bruges from Brussels

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    What to Expect
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Grand Place, Brussels Main Square, Brussels 1000 Belgium

    Meet your guide in front of the Tower of City Hall on Grand Place/Grote Markt

    Stop At: The Markt, Markt, Bruges 8000 Belgium

    Take a train from from Brussels to Bruges and enjoy the views of the beautiful countryside of Belgium.

    After your arrival, your guide will take you through the wonderful streets of the ‘Venice of the North’, until you reach the beautiful Markt central plaza.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Sint-Salvatorskathedraal, Sint-Salvatorskoorstraat 8, 8000 Brugge, Belgium

    Visit the beautiful Saint-Salvator Cathedral and learn how it has been destroyed by fire, rebuilt and altered throughout the years.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Belfry of Bruges, Markt 7, 8000 Brugge, Belgium

    Your expert guide will share with you key historical facts about brutes, as you walk to the Belfry of Bruges, the famous medieval tower in the city centre.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Burg Square, Hoogstraat and Breidelstraat, Brugge, B8000, Bruges Belgium

    Visit the beautiful Burg Square, one of the first inhabited places in the city.

    Learn how Bruges was one of the of the first cities to help transform Western Europe into a trading centre and driving economic power of the continent.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Basilica of the Holy Blood, Burg 13, Bruges 8000 Belgium

    Explore the Basilica of the Holy Blood in Bruges, a church that claims to house a revered relic of the blood of Christ.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Church of Our Lady Bruges, Mariastraat, 8000 Brugge, Belgium

    See the stunning Church of Our Lady, the second tallest brickwork tower in the world, and hear about its breathtaking architecture and history.

    Continue your way as your guide takes you through the wonderful streets of the ‘Venice of the North’. Your expert guide will tell you the wonderful history behind this city, which historic centre has been given the title of UNESCO World Heritage.

    After your walking tour around Bruges, you will have time to wander, relax, take photos, and check out your guide’s top recommendations in this vibrant area.

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Grand Place, Grote Markt, 1000 Brussel, Belgium
    Departure Time
    9:30 AM
    Return Details
    Bruges, Belgium
    • Local guide
    • Train tickets to and from Bruges
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children under 12 are welcome to join this tour for free. We reserve the right to ask for a valid ID for children joining our tours
    • No meals are included but your guide will be happy to point you in the direction of some great food spots!
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Please note that if you are doing the tour on a weekday (Mon - Fri), your guide will return to Brussels on the train with you. On Saturdays and Sundays, you can return to Brussels at your own time and convenience
    • The independent guides who employ us to market their tours have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 7 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Fraser was an amazing guide. He was very personable, knowledgeable, and made the tour the highlight of our trip to Belgium. The tour was kept at a reasonable rate of speed so that we had time to gawk, take pictures, and explore the town on our own. I would highly
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    This was an outstanding tour. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable! He navigated the rain at the start and was great with stories and history.
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    I booked this trip for my family, thinking that it would be very nice to take a day off from Brussels. Bruges is a beautiful city and our tour guide, Adrien, was super nice and made the tour a very fun experience.
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    Our tour guide Julien introduced us to the quaint charm of Bruges with a a thoughtful and considered tour that was as delightful as the town itself. We were then left with enough free time to explore and lunch. Julien made the whole day an easy and fun adventure. Highly
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    The trip was great! You can technically just book your own train or bus ticket but having a guide keep you from ending up in Amsterdam was very comforting. Tom was a great guide as well. Gave a good route, informative background information, and gave us time to roam around at
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