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Ghent and Bruges Day Trip from Brussels

  • Take a full-day tour of Bruges and Ghent from Brussels 
  • Let someone else handle transportation and the itinerary 
  • Commentary brings the history of the two UNESCO-listed cities to life 
Ghent and Bruges Day Trip from Brussels
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Ghent and Bruges Day Trip from Brussels
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Don’t waste your precious vacation time organizing transportation and itineraries; let a guide do the hard work on this day trip to Bruges and Ghent from Brussels. It’s perfect for travelers with limited time, offering a great introduction to these two UNESCO-listed medieval cities. Learn the history of each place from your guide, and relish the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off.
What to Expect

Your day trip begins with pickup from your Brussels accommodation, from which you’ll embark on a journey through the Belgian countryside to Ghent, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

On arrival in Ghent, you’ll visit St. Bavo Cathedral (Sint-Baafskathedraal), home to the world-famous Mystic Lamb painting, and take a guided walking tour of Ghent’s churches and castles.

The next stop is Bruges, another UNESCO-listed medieval city, where you’ll break for lunch (own expense) at Minnewater (Lake of Love). Tick off Markt Square, Belfry (Belfort), Gravensteen Castle (Castle of the Counts), plus many more on a walking tour accompanied by historical commentary.

Upgrade to take a canal cruise on Bruges’ idyllic waterways before returning to your vehicle for the journey back to your Brussels hotel.  

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Reviewed yesterday
Gant and Bruges two places of great architecture

I vist Gant and Brugge in one day but I could vist each one in for an all day. It is possible to vist both but there is no much time to sit there and to feel the pulse of the cities.It is impotant to...More

Thank janiceLisbon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Well worth it

I was staying in Brussels for 3 days and I am very happy I booked this tour it was well worth to spend a day. Just make sure you are there 15 minutes early.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to see beautiful cities

The bus was comfortable and provided easy travel. It was nice to not have to worry about finding our way to these cities. Our guide was informative and personable and had nice recommendations. He told us interesting facts and anecdotes and I think we had...More

Thank lindseysmith13
Reviewed 1 week ago
Unhelpful staff, lousy tours, over-large groups

You might book this tour thinking that it's 'great' value for money because they cover several cities in one go and the description sounds.... good. What you don't expect is that you are on a largeeee bus of ++50 people (or maybe slightly more or...More

6  Thank klyc28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hidden Beauty of Belgium

We have a good time with this tour. Our guide Stefan was nice and knowledgeable that we learned about these two cities. We have tasted the delicious flemish stew. The best part was the returned of my cell phone which i left at the pocket...More

1  Thank Wingchun32
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5 June 2018|
Response from Elizabeth L | Reviewed this property |
You pretty much have to stick with the group. But depending on the time, you're given about an hour or so to do your own thing. Some people chose to rest and have lunch but I chose to go exploring and bought something to eat... More
26 May 2018|
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Response from Rishi S | Reviewed this property |
Hi joserafaelm863, Yes - wherever you have been picked up from, is where you will be dropped off! Kind regards, Rishi
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