5 days in Bruges Itinerary

5 days in Bruges Itinerary

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Bruges
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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: Menin Gate Memorial (in Ieper (Ypres)), Antwerp (Rubens House (Rubenshuis) & Antwerpen-Centraal) and Ghent (Saint Bavo's Cathedral, Ghent City Center, &more). There's lots more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, don't miss a visit to Belfry of Bruges, see the interesting displays at Historium Brugge, and contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bruges trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Brussels Airport, Ostend-Bruges International Airport and Antwerp International Airport (Deurne). April in Bruges sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 40°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Ghent, Antwerp, Menin Gate Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges
The Markt ©
The Markt

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