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Combination Tour: Experience Brussels and Antwerp

1. Combination Tour: Experience Brussels and Antwerp

On this comprehensive combination tour, visit the highlights of two cities, Brussels and Antwerp, in just one day. Your multilingual guide is your host, who will be more than happy to give you suggestions of what else to see and do in these cities, and will answer any questions you may have.  In Brussels, start out with a short walk to the majestic Grand Place, which was the cradle of medieval Brussels. Here, board your coach and take off to see all the must-see highlights of the city center, as well as the Atomium, Royal Residence Palace, and the EU district in the outskirts of the city. This comprehensive tour of Brussels will have plenty of opportunities to stop and take pictures. In the afternoon, visit the city of Antwerp: the city that has it all. Starting at the impressive 13th-century castle, carry on to Our Lady's Cathedral, which houses countless paintings by world-class artists of the 17th century. The absolute masterpieces are the Rubens paintings — seeing these is a truly unforgettable experience.  Then, visit the Gothic guilt houses at Market Square, followed by Antwerp Railway Station, the most beautiful railway station in the world. Nearby, there is the diamond district (Antwerp is the global capital of the diamond trade) and the Jewish quarter.

From Amsterdam: Private Sightseeing Tour to Brussels

2. From Amsterdam: Private Sightseeing Tour to Brussels

Your private sightseeing adventure begins with pickup from your accommodation in Amsterdam. Head out of the city and into the rolling countryside as you make your way to Brussels, known as the capital of Europe. After approximately 2.5 hours of driving, arrive in Brussels, one of Belgium's most beautiful and charming cities. Spend the next few hours exploring this history-rich city, mingling with the locals, and marvelling at the quaint architecture. Brussels’ sightseeing highlights include the Atomium, Mini Europe, Grote Markt, the Royal Palace, and Manneken Pis. As your time in Brussels draws to a close, soak up the last views of this idyllic city before beginning the return journey back to Amsterdam.

Brussels: Private Tour from Zeebrugge

3. Brussels: Private Tour from Zeebrugge

Explore the city of Brussels by private 8 seater Volkswagen Caravelle and see the many sights of Brussels, including the Atomium, the gothic cathedral, the Jubilee Park with king Leopold II's museum island, and Universal Exhibition Halls. Explore the city freely and visit the fish market over the Halles Saint-Géry. Be astonished by the most beautiful market square of Europe, the "Grand Place". Experience panoramic views over the entire city at the 19th century Palace of Justice. Get restaurant recommendations for your lunch break. Go for "haute cuisine" or for simple but delicious mussels with fries. Taste delicious chocolates have a Gueuze beer at à la Mort Subite and a waffle at Cirio. Transfer back to the Zeebrugge Cruise Terminal, or to a location of your choice in or around Zeebrugge.

Brussels: Highlights Private Tour

4. Brussels: Highlights Private Tour

Your expert guide will pick you up from Brussels Airport and show you a city full of culture and beautiful architecture. In the morning you will discover the city by car see the many sights of Brussels, including the Atomium, the gothic cathedral, the 19th century Palace of Justice with its panoramic view over the entire city, the Jubilee Park with king Leopold II's museum island and universal exhibition halls. For lunch you can go your own way, with some recommendations of course. You can go for "haute cuisine" or for simple but delicious mussels with fries. Afterwards explore the city on foot, from the fish market over the Halles Saint-Géry to one of the most beautiful market squares in Europe, the "Grand Place".

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