7 days in Bruges & Brussels Itinerary

7 days in Bruges & Brussels Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Belgium journey planner

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Bruges
— 4 nights
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Brussels
— 2 nights
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Bruges

— 4 nights

Venice of the North

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Church of Our Lady Bruges, Luc Vanlaere Harpist and Legends Free Walking Tours. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, and don't miss a visit to The Markt.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bruges route website.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Brussels Airport, Ostend-Bruges International Airport and Antwerp International Airport (Deurne). April in Bruges sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 40°F at night. On the 25th (Sat), you'll travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Nightlife
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 25:

Brussels

— 2 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, then steep yourself in history at Grand Place, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and finally browse the exhibits of Atomium.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Brussels online itinerary planner.

Take a train from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Brussels are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites
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