4 Night Brussels, Ghent & Bruges
4 Night Brussels, Ghent & Bruges Ref: 4BGB
Private Car Transfer from Brussels Airport to Hotel.
4 nights NH Stephanie Hotel 4* or similar, Brussels
1 x Double/Twin Standard Room
Full Breakfast daily
Start Time: 10:00am
Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins
Discover the most historical buildings and the most modern area of the "Capital of Europe" aboard a comfortable bus in no time! Starting at the world famous Grand Place, the heart of medieval Brussels, you will be mesmerized by its splendid architecture.
This extensive two and a half hour bus tour will take you to all the main attractions including the Royal Residence, Royal Square, the Belgian Houses of Parliament, the Chinese Pavilion and the Japanese Tower. We'll pass through the elegant Cinquantenaire district, with its Triumphal Arch, exceptional museums and splendid Art Nouveau houses. Other attractions include the imposing EU buildings (European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council of Ministers) and the world famous Atomium, built to commemorate the World Exhibition of 1958.
Start Time: 9:00am
Duration: 10 Hrs 30 Mins
Visit Saint Bavo Cathedral, home of the famous Mystic Lamb painting. During the city tour you will admire many important buildings from the middle ages, such as the Belfry, St. Nicholas Church and the Earl's Castle.
In Brugge (Bruges), discover the Lake of Love and the Church of Our Lady with the statue by Michelangelo plus many other major attractions. You can take an optional boat tour along the canals. The Saint Bavo Cathedral, named from Saint Bavo of Ghent, is the seat of the diocese of Ghent. The original Chapel of St. John the Baptist, built with a wooden structure, was consecrated in 942. The Church became the Cathedral in 1559. Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor was baptised here. Whilst here, you will have the option to view the famous Mystic Lamb Painting (not included).
The Church of Our Lady in Brugge (Bruges) was originally built in the 13th Century. Its 122 metre tall tower is the tallest structure in the city and the second tallest brickwork tower in the world. In the choir space behind the altar is the tomb of Charles the Bold, last Valois Duke of Burgundy built in bronze over black stone. The main attraction of the site is a white marble sculpture of the Madonna and Child created by Michelangelo around 1504, purchased by a merchant and later donated to this church.
Start Time: 14:00pm
Duration: 2 Hrs
Become a chocolate connoisseur in just 2 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 5 of the best and most elegant chocolate shops in town including tasting at least 8 pralines/truffles.
Private Car Transfer from Hotel to Brussels Airport.