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EXCURSIONS & DAY TRIPS
SIGHTSEEING & TRADITIONS
CITY

Day trip in Antwerp from Brussels

Free cancellation
Duration: 9 hours
Language: English, French, Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

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Enjoy a day trip from Brussels to Antwerp by train with your guide

Explore a beautiful historic city with marvelous architectural building

Discover the tradition of diamond cutting

What to expect

Make the most of your stay in Brussel by meeting the guide at the Grand-Place of Brussels, in front of the city hall, and embark on a journey to discover the city of Antwerp.

The second-largest city in Belgium is home to the renowned baroque painter Peter Paul Rubens. And in the country's largest Gothic church, you’ll be able to admire two of the master’s most beautiful pieces. During this tour, you will also be able to discover the history of the diamond quarter & its tradition of diamond cutting.

In this town where the fusion of different architectural styles from various periods of time cohabits, you’ll be able to marvel at various point of interest such as:

  • The Central Train Station, also known as the “iron cathedral”.
  • The diamond district
  • “The Meir”, Antwerp’s main shopping street
  • The “Meir Palace”, a Rococo mansion that was Napoleon’s palace
  • Rubens’ house
  • The marketplace, the guildhalls, and the City Hall
  • Cathedral of Our Lady, which is the largest Gothic church in the Low Countries. Admire four masterpieces of Paul Peter Rubens
  • Saint Charles Borromeo Church, a jewel of Baroque
  • “Het Steen”, a medieval castle located in the city’s ancient port, where you can admire the Scheldt River
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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitized between use

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

What's included

9-hours walking tour

Expert guide

Round-trip train ticket from Brussels to Antwerp and back

Free time included

What's not included

Food and drink

All extras not explicitly mentioned to the partner (museum entry ticket, boat tour...)

Location

Grand-Place, Grote Markt, Bruxelles, Belgique

Meeting point:

Meet up with the guide on the Grand-Place of Brussels, in front of the city hall. The guide is easily noticeable thanks to his white umbrella with the Bravo Discovery logo.

When

  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability

Provider

Bravo Discovery

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • There is a minimum of 6 people per booking
  • It is suggested to wear comfortable walking shoes and to bring a bottle of water with you