15 days in Belgium Itinerary

15 days in Belgium Itinerary

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15 days in Belgium Itinerary

Start: Cork
Fly + train:  8​h 15​min
1
Bruges
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Gosselies
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Brussels
— 6 nights
train + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Cork

6
nights
Bruges

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bruges: Ghent (Saint Bavo's Cathedral, BE O Markt, & more). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, admire the landmark architecture of Belfry of Bruges, indulge your thirst for a good beer at De Halve Maan Brewery, and make a trip to The Markt.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bruges trip itinerary planner.

Cork, Ireland to Bruges is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Cork to Bruges, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. April in Bruges sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Gosselies.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Ghent
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

2
nights
Gosselies

Gosselies ©
Gosselies is a section of the Belgian town of Charleroi within the Walloon region in the Province of Hainaut. On the 11th (Thu), explore and take pictures at Ferme Apicole des Neuf Bonniers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Parc de realite virtuelle Terragamecenter, then explore the historical opulence of le chateau medieval de Corroy le chareau, and finally have some family-friendly fun at European Flight Simulator. On the next day, admire the striking features of Collegiate Church of Saint Gertrude, look for gifts at Les Mac a Oli, and then play a few rounds at Golf de Rigenee.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Gosselies trip planner .

Traveling by car from Bruges to Gosselies takes 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Gosselies can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Gosselies

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Collegiate Church of Saint Gertrude, Ferme Apicole des Neuf Bonniers, Golf de Rigenee, Parc de realite virtuelle Terragamecenter, Les Mac a Oli
Highlights from your plan
European Flight Simulator ©
European Flight Simulator
Golf de Rigenee ©
Golf de Rigenee
Les Mac a Oli ©
Les Mac a Oli

6
nights
Brussels

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems fromĀ its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Brussels is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Grand Place, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, and get a taste of the local shopping with Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Gosselies to Brussels in an hour. In April in Brussels, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Manneken Pis ©
Manneken Pis

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