5-Star Brussels and Bruges Christmas Markets

  • 4 Day Tour
  • 5 Sights Visited
  • 5 Star Rating

Day 1

Local departure by coach then to our 5-star hotel in Brussels for a three-night stay.

Day 2 - Brussels

Included day in Brussels. The city boasts a host of fascinating monuments, buildings and museums, along with countless cafés, restaurants and boutiques. During the festive period the centrepiece of Brussels is the local Christmas market, with its cheerful lights, delicious aromas and a vast number of stalls where you will find all kinds of traditional gifts, including handmade crafts and tasty festive foods including pots of moules (mussels), Belgian frites (fries), delicious Belgian waffles and, of course, Belgium’s world-famous chocolates and beer. Not to be missed is a visit to the Grand Place, one of the most beautiful squares in Europe with its Baroque and Gothic style architecture, decorated in festive lights and garlands. Explore the quaint little backstreets leading off the Grand Place where you will find more inviting eateries along the Rue de Bouchers and stroll to the Galeries Saint Hubert, a glass-roofed arcade full of cafés, shops and theatres.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Brussels

Grand Place

Brussels Christmas Markets

Day 3 - Bruges

Today we include a visit to Bruges. Known as the 'Venice of the North', it is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, where canals crossed with pretty, humpback bridges and winding, cobbled streets lead to picturesque market squares. The famous Belfry is one of the city’s most prominent symbols, towering above the bustling Christmas markets below.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Bruges

Bruges Christmas Markets

Day 4

Return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement £115; travel insurance from £35.50.


 



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