30 days in Belgium Itinerary

30 days in Belgium Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Brussels
— 6 nights
2
Leuven
— 2 nights
3
Antwerp
— 2 nights
4
Ghent
— 2 nights
5
Bruges
— 6 nights
6
Ieper (Ypres)
— 3 nights
7
Tournai
— 2 nights
8
Mons
— 5 nights

6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mont des Arts, Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon and Le Botanique. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Atomium, ponder the world of politics at Abbaye de la Cambre, explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, and admire the striking features of Parc du Cinquantenaire.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels tour itinerary maker website.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Brussels is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Jeddah to Brussels due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Jeddah in May; daily highs in Brussels reach °C and lows reach °C. On the 6th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Leuven.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

2
nights
Leuven

Leuven ©
The ancient city of Leuven supports an old Catholic university and offers interesting architecture, botanical gardens, and great breweries.
Town Hall (Stadhuis) has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden Kruidtuin, admire the striking features of Groot Begijnhof, admire the landmark architecture of University Library & Bell Tower, steep yourself in history at Town Hall (Stadhuis), thendon't miss a visit to Great Market Square (Grote Markt), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Leuven trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Leuven takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Antwerp.

Things to do in Leuven

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Groot Begijnhof ©
Groot Begijnhof
Botanical Garden Kruidtuin ©
Botanical Garden Kruidtuin
Town Hall (Stadhuis) ©
Town Hall (Stadhuis)

2
nights
Antwerp

Antwerp
Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chocolate Nation, Beguinage and MAS - Museum aan de Stroom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Museum Plantin-Moretus, get to know the fascinating history of Grote Markt, see the interesting displays at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, thenmake a trip to Beguinage, thensee the interesting displays at Chocolate Nation, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Antwerpen-Centraal.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Antwerp trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Leuven to Antwerp in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Antwerp are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ghent.

Things to do in Antwerp

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Museum Plantin-Moretus
Museum Plantin-Moretus
Antwerpen-Centraal ©
Antwerpen-Centraal
Grote Markt ©
Grote Markt

2
nights
Ghent

Ghent ©
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle), Graslei and Korenlei and Patershol. On your second day here, wander the streets of Patershol, explore the historical opulence of Gravensteen, get to know the fascinating history of Graslei and Korenlei, enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle), thenmake a trip to Korenmarkt, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Ghent City Center.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Ghent trip builder website.

Drive from Antwerp to Ghent in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Antwerp in June: highs in Ghent hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. On the 12th (Sat), you'll travel to Bruges.

Things to do in Ghent

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Graslei and Korenlei ©
Graslei and Korenlei
Ghent City Center
Ghent City Center

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Canal Trip Bruges-Damme, Brugse Vesten, Walplein, and other attractions you added. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, don't miss a visit to The Markt, and examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bruges online road trip planner.

Getting from Ghent to Bruges by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. June in Bruges sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Ieper (Ypres).

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cloth Hall as well as Bellewaerde. The adventure continues: make a trip to Menin Gate Memorial.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ieper (Ypres) attractions planner.

You can drive from Bruges to Ieper (Ypres) in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Tournai.

Things to do in Ieper (Ypres)

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Menin Gate Memorial ©
Menin Gate Memorial
Cloth Hall ©
Cloth Hall
Bellewaerde ©
Bellewaerde

2
nights
Tournai

Tournai ©
Tournai, known in Dutch as Doornik and historically as Dornick in English, is a Walloon municipality of Belgium, 85km southwest of Brussels on the river Scheldt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): make a trip to The Belfry of Tournai, pause for some photo ops at Central Square, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Église Saint-Jacques, and finally snap pictures at Pont des Trous.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tournai route builder tool.

You can drive from Ieper (Ypres) to Tournai in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Tournai, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will leave for Mons on the 23rd (Wed).

Things to do in Tournai

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Église Saint-Jacques ©
Église Saint-Jacques
The Belfry of Tournai ©
The Belfry of Tournai
Pont des Trous ©
Pont des Trous

5
nights
Mons

Mons ©
Not far from Brussels, Mons is home to a World Heritage Site, the former home of Van Gogh, and Roman ruins.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hotel de ville. There's more to do: make a trip to Grand-Place de Mons and take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Mons.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Mons using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tournai to Mons takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 28th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Mons

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Hotel de ville ©
Hotel de ville
Grand-Place de Mons ©
Grand-Place de Mons
Belfry of Mons ©
Belfry of Mons

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