15 days in Belgium Itinerary

15 days in Belgium Itinerary

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15 days in Belgium Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Brussels
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Gosselies
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Bruges
— 6 nights
train + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Toronto

5
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: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, see the interesting displays at MIM - Musical Instruments Museum, buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip planner .

Toronto, Canada to Brussels is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Toronto in September; daily highs in Brussels reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gosselies.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Manneken Pis ©
Manneken Pis

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 5th (Sat), have some family-friendly fun at European Flight Simulator, admire the landmark architecture of Collegiate Church of Saint Gertrude, then experience rural life at Ferme Apicole des Neuf Bonniers, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Parc de realite virtuelle Terragamecenter. On your second day here, play a few rounds at Golf de Rigenee, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye de Villers, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Brasserie de Bertinchamps.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Gosselies trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Brussels to Gosselies by car takes about an hour. October in Gosselies sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bruges.

Things to do in Gosselies

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Villers-la-ville, Ferme Apicole des Neuf Bonniers, Parc de realite virtuelle Terragamecenter, Collegiate Church of Saint Gertrude, Brasserie de Bertinchamps
Highlights from your plan
European Flight Simulator ©
European Flight Simulator
Abbaye de Villers ©
Abbaye de Villers
Golf de Rigenee ©
Golf de Rigenee

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bruges: Ghent (Ghent City Center, Walking tours, & more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, sample the tasty concoctions at De Halve Maan Brewery, see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bruges tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Gosselies to Bruges takes 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Bruges are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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

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