Programs with our
Ghent and Bruges
in 2 or 3 days
for your groups
Special Interest Tours
Tel. (00 32 50) 31 06 09
The Venice of the North
Guided tour - half day
Bruges is a heartbreaking city, a beauty hidden in the flat fields of Flanders. Every stone reminds us of the glorious
past of this harbour, which was many centuries ago connected to the sea by an inlet. The belfry is overlooking the market
square, where merchants sold cloth, produced with wool imported from England. The Burgundians gave the finishing touch and
made it the cultural capital of their territories. At the end of the fifteenth century Bruges started its long hibernation....until
it was discovered by the numerous tourists. of Flanders, the butchers hall, the belfry and the town hall. We also visit the
Return to Brussels (station or hotel or city centre).
You meet the guide in your hotel or at the station or at the bus garage in Bruges. He will lead you through the streets of
Bruges partially on foot and partially by boat on the canals. We see the beguinage, the church of Our Lady with the Madonna
of Michelangelo, the old historic St. John’s hospital, the belfry, the burg square, the town hall, Gruuthuze palace
and the basilica of the Holy Blood. The guided canal cruise takes 35 minutes.
Guided tour - full day
Walking tour and canal cruise in the morning as above, and visit of a museum or a brewery in the afternoon.
· Groeninge museum (paintings)
· Memling museum (paintings and hospital museum)
· Lace museum
· Gruuthuze palace
· Brewery Straffe Hendrik
· Chocolat museum or Diamond museum
· An artisan chocolate shop, where you will be offered a cup of coffee or tea and chocolates.
Guided tour (departure from Lille - Eurostar) - full day
Programme as above, transfer by bus from Lille to Bruges is included.