26 days in Belgium Itinerary

26 days in Belgium Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Brussels
— 7 nights
2
Liege
— 7 nights
3
Bouillon
— 5 nights
4
Bruges
— 6 nights

7
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Parc du Cinquantenaire and Abbaye de Villers. Serres Royales De Laeken and Memorial Waterloo 1815 will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Antwerp (De Koninck Antwerp City Brewery, Rubens House (Rubenshuis), &more), Leuven (Groot Begijnhof, Dylepark, &more) and Mechelen (Dijlepad, Opsinjoorke, &more). The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at St Symphorien Military Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of Guild Houses, examine the collection at Train World, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Brussels road trip planning app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Brussels. In June in Brussels, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Liege.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Antwerp, Mons, Mechelen, Leuven, Abbaye de Villers
Highlights from your plan
St Symphorien Military Cemetery ©
St Symphorien Military Cemetery
Abbaye de Villers ©
Abbaye de Villers
Fort Breendonk ©
Fort Breendonk

7
nights
Liege

Liege ©
Although decidedly industrial on the outskirts, Liege also boasts impressive architecture.
Get a sense of the local culture at Citadelle (Citadel) and Coteaux de la Citadelle. Explore hidden gems such as Fort Eben-Emael and Open Air Museum Bokrijk. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Liege: Oorlogsmonument Houffalize "Panther" (in Houffalize), Stadhuis Hasselt (in Hasselt) and Durbuy (Micro Brasserie Marckloff, Old Town of Durbuy, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Les Jardins d'Annevoie, cruise along Circuit de Spa, make a trip to Montagne de Bueren, and contemplate the long history of Maison des Megalithes.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Liege trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Brussels to Liege in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. June in Liege sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bouillon.

Things to do in Liege

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Durbuy, La Roche-en-Ardenne, Namur, Blegny-Mine, Fort Eben-Emael
Highlights from your plan
Citadelle (Citadel) ©
Citadelle (Citadel)
Fort Eben-Emael ©
Fort Eben-Emael
Old Town of Durbuy ©
Old Town of Durbuy

5
nights
Bouillon

Bouillon ©
Bouillon is a municipality in Belgium. Citadelle de Dinant and Chateau de Chimay will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Bastogne War Museum and 101 Airborne Museum Le Mess - Bastogne. Get out of town with these interesting Bouillon side-trips: Domaine Des Grottes De Han (in Han-sur-Lesse), Abbaye d'Orval (in Florenvill) and Mardasson Memorial (in Bastogne). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Bouillon, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Madonna al Cuore d'Oro, delve into the distant past at Gallo-romeinse villa des Bruyeres, and don't miss a visit to Church of Our Lady (Collegiale Notre-Dame).

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bouillon trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Liege to Bouillon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Bouillon

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Dinant, Bastogne, Chimay, Domaine Des Grottes De Han, Gallo-romeinse villa des Bruyeres
Highlights from your plan
Mardasson Memorial ©
Mardasson Memorial
Chateau de Bouillon ©
Chateau de Bouillon
Abbaye d'Orval ©
Abbaye d'Orval

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.
Visit Church of Our Lady Bruges and Essex Farm Cemetery for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Tyne Cot Cemetery and Torture Museum Oude Steen. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bruges: Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 (in Zonnebeke), Ieper (Ypres) (Hooge Crater Museum, Hill 60, &more) and Ostend (Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Atlantikwall Raversyde, &more). There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, look for gifts at The Old Chocolate House, appreciate the extensive heritage of St Michael's Bridge, and contemplate the long history of Huisje van Majutte.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bruges online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bouillon to Bruges takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Bruges are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Ieper (Ypres), Ostend, Zonnebeke, Huisje van Majutte, De Panne Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Old Chocolate House ©
The Old Chocolate House
Tyne Cot Cemetery ©
Tyne Cot Cemetery
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery ©
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery

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