There are some interesting tours in Brussels, capital of Belgium, especially if war history is your thing. On the fun side, beer and food tours are popular.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM BRUSSELS
Become a chocolate connoisseur in just 2.5 hours by joining this chocolate tasting tour in Brussels, the world’s chocolate capital. In small groups your friendly and knowledgeable guide will take you on a gentle stroll through six of some of the best and most elegant chocolate shops in town.
SMALL GROUP HIGHLIGHTS OF BRUSSELS BY BIKE TOUR
Discover the beauty of Brussels on this 3.5-hour guided biking tour. See 12 landmarks including the European Parliament, the Grand Place, Petit Sablon square, Cinquantenaire Park, and many more. Take a break halfway to enjoy the best fries and beer at the world famous Maison Antoine (at your own expense). Ensure more personal service with this small-group tour for up to 14 people. Bikes are included in the tour price.
HALF DAY WALKING TOUR OF BRUSSELS
On this 5 hour, small group walking tour of Brussels you will witness a number of the main city sights and visit 3 of the best chocolate shops in the city. You will enjoy 5 truffle samples, a stop for lunch at a local restaurant for homemade fries, and a choice of dip and drink. Enjoy one last stop to taste 3 Belgian craft beers and finally, enjoy one delicious waffle to conclude this tour on a sweet note.
SMALL GROUP WWII BATTLE OF THE BULGE TOUR: FROM BRUSSELS
Travel back to 1944 to one of Europe’s bloodiest conflicts on this day trip from Brussels to Belgian’s forested Ardennes region, site of World War II’s Battle of the Bulge. Pay your respects to fallen US soldiers at the Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Mardasson Memorial, travel along the former battle front and view abandoned German tanks. Hear war stories from your guide and see how one brave American general is immortalised in the city of Bastogne forever. Numbers are limited to six on this small-group tour.
PRIVATE TOUR: BATTLE OF WATERLOO: FROM BRUSSELS
This tour gives you an inside look at one of the most significant battles in European history on this private half-day tour from Brussels to Waterloo, site of the legendary Battle of Waterloo.
Your private guide will show you where the action took place between French and the British and Prussians – culminating in the final defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Tour battlegrounds, discover strategic planning sites and visit memorials commemorating fallen soldiers.
BRUSSELS FOOD AND BEER WALKING TOUR WITH MUSSELS AND CHOCOLATE
Indulge in Belgium’s culinary delights while doing some sightseeing on this walking tour of Brussels. Venture past Brussels’ main sights including the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Grand Place, the glamorous Royal Galleries (Galeries Royales St-Hubert) and the legendary Manneken Pis statue.
Along the way, stop at some of the local restaurants, cafés, shops and taverns to savour Belgian specialities including mussels, frites, waffles, chocolate and beer!
PRIVATE TOUR: GHENT AND BRUGES DAY TRIP: FROM BRUSSELS
Visit the historical cities of Ghent and Bruges in one day on this must-do private tour from Brussels!
With an attentive private guide at your side, explore Ghent in the morning and admire its medieval architecture as well as top city sights such as St Bavo Cathedral and Gravensteen Castle. Enjoy the guide’s commentary about the two cities’ histories as you travel between Ghent and Bruges, and then take a walk around romantic Minnewater Lake before heading into Bruges. Enjoy time for lunch (own expense), and see the city sights on a walking tour.
BRUSSELS SIGHTSEEING TOUR INCLUDING THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT
Get to know Brussels, as well as the greater European Union, on this afternoon sightseeing tour that includes a visit to the European Parliament.
See World Heritage-listed Grand Place; admire the stunning, Gothic-era Town Hall; and pass by major sights like St Michael’s Cathedral and the Chinese Pavilion.
Then head to the seat of the European Parliament to learn about its role within the EU and experience a simulated parliament session! It’s an afternoon of history, culture and politics that shouldn’t be missed.
BRUSSELS HOP ON HOP OFF TOUR
See the best of Brussels on an easy and convenient hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour!
It’s the perfect do-it-yourself sightseeing tour in Brussels. The hop-on hop-off tour allows you to see Brussel’s top attractions at your own pace aboard a comfortable open-top double-decker bus with pre-recorded multi-lingual commentary.
With 22 hop-on hop-off stops conveniently located around the city on two different routes, you can stop at all the major attractions, including the European Parliament, Grand Place and the iconic Atomium!
PRIVATE TOUR: LUXEMBOURG AND BOUILLON DAY TRIP: FROM BRUSSELS
Discover centuries of European history and experience two countries in one day on this great day trip from Brussels to Luxembourg and Bouillon.
In your luxury minivan, you will be driven through the Luxembourg countryside to the UNESCO World Heritage–listed capital, whose top sights you’ll visit include the Palace of the Grand Dukes, Notre-Dame Cathedral and the 3 Towers gate.
Along the way you’ll enjoy amazing views over the lower city the “Grund”, the plateau of Kirchberg and the abbey of Neumunster. Then go to Bouillon to admire its feudal castle, an example of very well conserved military architecture and visit this 1000 years old monument with an audio-guide.
SMALL GROUP BATTLE OF WATERLOO TOUR: FROM BRUSSELS
In this half-day tour, you will get discover the sites of one of the most significant battles in European history: the legendary Battle of Waterloo. Your private guide will tell you everything about this battle: where the action took place between the French and the British and Prussians – culminating in the final defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Explore the battlegrounds, discover strategic planning sites and visit memorials commemorating fallen soldiers. Visit the Memorial museum Waterloo, the Lion Hill, the Panorama Painting and the Hougoumont Farm, among others. Tour is limited to 6 participants to ensure a personal service and to guarantee the access of critical historical spots.
BRUSSELS PHOTO SHOOT FOR FAMILIES AND COUPLES
With a private 1.5-hour photo shoot in Brussels, you can see the city sights while your photo is taken by a professional photographer guide. Enjoy family or couple portraits with some of the most beautiful landmarks as a backdrop.
DAY TRIP TO ANTWERP WITH SPANISH SPEAKING GUIDE: FROM BRUSSELS
Explore Antwerp, the city of Rubens, capital of diamonds, the fashion and the city with one of the largest ports in Europe. In this full-day tour you will visit with your professional Spanish-speaking guide all the highlights of Antwerp as the Rubens’ house, the meat market, the diamond quarter and more.
2-HOUR BELGIAN BEER TASTING IN BRUSSELS
In this 2-hour Brussels tour, learn everything you need to know about Belgium beers and the brewery process.
Your professional guide is happy to share knowledge and introduce you to the empire of Belgian beer with an unique nightlife experience accompanied by the Belgian touch of brewing history and taste. Enjoy a true beer experience in some of Brussels’ finest bars to savour unique and typical Belgium beers. Also, hear more about the brewery process: malted, hoppy, or flowery tastes of Belgian fruity, sour, brown or blond beer. Get ready for this unforgettable Belgium beer adventure.
SMALL GROUP TOUR WITH TREASURE HUNT AND BEER TASTING IN BRUSSELS
In this three-hour tour, enjoy a fun and unique experience by learning about the brewery process and about the city. Then start your treasure hunt in the Brussels’ streets which includes various beer tastings.
3-HOUR PRIVATE URBAN BRUSSELS TOUR
Want to see a different side to Brussels? This private tour around urban neighbourhoods and some highlights of the city will show you just that. Your host Reno will guide you around the most popular districts and narrate the wonderful history and lifestyle of the city.
MULTICULTURAL 3-HOUR PRIVATE TOUR OF BRUSSELS WITH A LOCAL
Take a stroll through the multi culture neighbourhoods in Brussels during your 3 hour private tour with your local host Geert. During the tour, you will see a number of interesting sights, learn about the local culture and visit one of the best pubs and taste the classic Belgium fries. This tour has just about everything you need to feel like a local in Brussels.
MINI EUROPE: MINIATURE MODEL PARK
The miniature model park of Mini Europe allows you to sample the charms specific to each European country. See some of Europe’s most famous landmarks and historic events all built to a scale of 1 to 25. This is an adventure you won’t experience anywhere else! Choose to upgrade your ticket and you can also enjoy access to Océade water park.
PRIVATE ARRIVAL TRANSFER: BRUSSELS AIRPORT TO BRUSSELS CITY CENTRE
Book a private transfer from Brussels airport and avoid waiting in line for a shuttle or taxi when you arrive. Travel in style from Brussels Airport to your hotel in Brussels city centre by private vehicle and reach your final destination relaxed and refreshed. The transfers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
BRUSSELS SUPER SAVER: BRUSSELS SIGHTSEEING TOUR AND ANTWERP HALF DAY TRIP
Pay less and get more with this Brussels Super Saver, which combines two popular tours into one full day of sightseeing.
Make the most of your time in Belgium, discover Brussels, Belgium’s capital, and Antwerp, known as the City of Rubens. In the morning, see the major sights of Brussels, including the Grand Place and the Houses of Parliament, with your expert guide. Then, take a guided trip to Antwerp later in the day to learn about diamonds on a visit to a diamond factory, and see four of Ruben’s master artworks in the Cathedral of Our Lady.
BRUSSELS SUPER SAVER: PRIVATE BRUSSELS SIGHTSEEING TOUR PLUS BATTLE OF WATERLOO TOUR
Explore Brussels highlights and the Waterloo battlefields on this private, 8-hour tour with an informative guide. Travelling by air-conditioned vehicle and on foot, you’ll gain insight into the Belgian capital’s illustrious history as you discover famous landmarks such as the Royal Palace, the Grand Place, and the iconic Atomium sculpture.
Later in the day get an inside look at one of the most significant battles in European history at the site of the legendary Battle of Waterloo. Your private guide will show you where the action took place between the French and the British and Prussians – culminating in the final defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte. As you tour the battlegrounds, discover strategic planning sites and visit memorials commemorating fallen soldiers.
THE BRUSSELS DISCOUNT CARD
The Brussels Card is your entrance ticket to over 30 museums in Brussels. From chocolate to comic strips and Magritte to music, there is a museum to suit. Along with free entrance, you can also use your Brussels Card to enjoy discounts in selected shops and restaurants across the city.
BRUSSELS MYSTERIES AND LEGENDS HALF DAY WALKING TOUR
Discover the hidden treasures of Brussels on this half-day walking tour, and learn about the many symbols of secret societies like the Templars and the Illuminati that are spread all over the Belgian capital. Your guide will lead you to secret spots and old churches and tell you about the mysteries of Brussels’ Grand Place and the old royal palace.
After that, you can enjoy a drink at the bar where famous Walloon painter Magritte found his inspiration.
SKIP THE LINE HARD ROCK CAFE BRUSSELS INCLUDING MEAL
Skip the line at the Hard Rock Cafe in Brussels and head straight inside to dine on its classic American-style food! Choose from two different menus (either a 2-course or 3-course meal) and then sit back and eat, soaking up the atmosphere of Brussels, as well as seeing the rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia for which the Hard Rock Cafes are famous.
See a lace outfit worn by Madonna, handwritten lyrics of Guns N’ Roses songs and more, while dining.
PRIVATE SOMME BATTLEFIELDS, FROMELLES AND FLANDERS TOUR WITH LAST POST CEREMONY IN YPRES: FROM BRUSSELS
Discover northern France’s famous World War I battlefields, trenches, cemeteries and memorials on this private day trip from Brussels. Learn the history and significance of the Battle of the Somme and see the battlegrounds where Australian and New Zealand troops fought alongside the Allies.
Visit noteworthy sites including Thiepval Memorial, Lochnagar Crater and the Winston Churchill Plaque in Plugsteert; and see at the poignant engravings on monuments through the region.
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