16 days in Belgium Itinerary

16 days in Belgium Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Liege
— 3 nights
2
Brussels
— 5 nights
3
Bruges
— 4 nights
4
Ieper (Ypres)
— 3 nights

3
nights
Liege

Liege ©
Although decidedly industrial on the outskirts, Liege also boasts impressive architecture.
Visiting Le Ninglinspo and La Roche-aux-Faucons will get you outdoors. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Citadelle de Dinant and Eglise St-Barthelemy (Church of St. Bartholomew). Venture out of the city with trips to Forestia (in Theux) and Domaine Des Grottes De Han (in Han-sur-Lesse). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at La Boverie, admire the masterpieces at Tresor de Liege, admire the landmark architecture of Gare de Liege-Guillemins, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral de Liege (Liege Cathedral).

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Copenhagen, Denmark to Liege is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July in Liege, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Liege

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

La Roche-aux-Faucons, Citadelle de Dinant, Forestia, Le Ninglinspo, Domaine Des Grottes De Han
Highlights from your plan
Forestia ©
Forestia
Domaine Des Grottes De Han ©
Domaine Des Grottes De Han
Le Ninglinspo ©
Le Ninglinspo

5
nights
Brussels

Brussels ©
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 outdoors at Etangs d'Ixelles and Piscine L'Espadon. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Grand Place and Eglise Saint Jacques Sur Coudenberg. Venture out of the city with trips to Antwerp (Sint-Annastrand, Te Boelaerpark, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), make a trip to Atomium, browse the exhibits of Belgian Comic Strip Center, and explore the world behind art at Magritte Museum.

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You can drive from Liege to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Brussels are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Antwerp
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Minnewater Lake and Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Nature Reserve. Historic Centre of Brugge and Basilica of the Holy Blood are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Ghent (Sint-Jacobskerk, Gravensteen, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to The Markt, appreciate the history behind Jan Breydel and Pieter de Coninck Monument, take an in-depth tour of Groeningemuseum, and examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bruges road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Bruges takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Bruges, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ieper (Ypres).

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Ghent
Highlights from your plan
Minnewater Lake ©
Minnewater Lake
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen

3
nights
Ieper (Ypres)

Ieper (Ypres) ©
Boasting remnants from the Middle Ages, the ancient city of Ieper in West Flanders offers attractions that are as historically significant as Ghent and Bruges, but with fewer crowds.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): learn about all things military at Hooge Crater Museum, get in on the family fun at PlopsaLand De Panne, thenget outside with De Panne Beach, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museum Aan de IJzer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Menin Gate Memorial, stroll the grounds of Tyne Cot Cemetery, thentake an in-depth tour of Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917, and finally steep yourself in history at Hill 60.

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Drive from Bruges to Ieper (Ypres) in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Ieper (Ypres), expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ieper (Ypres)

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

De Panne, Zonnebeke, Museum Aan de IJzer
Highlights from your plan
Menin Gate Memorial ©
Menin Gate Memorial
Tyne Cot Cemetery ©
Tyne Cot Cemetery
Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 ©
Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917

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