7 days in Belgium Itinerary

7 days in Belgium Itinerary

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Start: Tehran
Subway + Fly:  11 h
1
Brussels
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
2
Antwerp
— 2 nights
Train:  45 min
3
Ghent
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
4
Bruges
— 1 night
+2
Train + Fly + Subway:  12 h 15 min
End: Tehran

1
night
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.
For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Brussels road trip website.

Tehran, Iran to Brussels is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of subway and flight. You can also do a combination of subway, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Tehran to Brussels, you'll gain 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Tehran in June: high temperatures in Brussels hover around 23°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Antwerp.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert ©
Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): examine the collection at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, then stop by Grand Diamonds Jewelry, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Antwerp Zoo (Dierentuin). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Te Boelaerpark and then take a stroll through Meir.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Antwerp driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Brussels to Antwerp in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Ghent.

Things to do in Antwerp

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods
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Antwerp Zoo (Dierentuin) ©
Antwerp Zoo (Dierentuin)
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom ©
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom
Grand Diamonds Jewelry ©
Grand Diamonds Jewelry

1
night
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.
On the 14th (Fri), look for gifts at Dille and Kamille, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Bavo's Cathedral, then identify plant and animal life at Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Nature Reserve, and finally explore the historical opulence of Gravensteen.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ghent online trip itinerary builder.

Take a train from Antwerp to Ghent in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Antwerp in June: highs in Ghent hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Bruges.

Things to do in Ghent

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Nature Reserve ©
Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Nature Reserve
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Markt, have a few drinks at 2be Beer Wall, then take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, and finally steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bruges driving holiday planning website.

Bruges is just a short distance from Ghent. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Nightlife Shopping
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The Markt ©
The Markt
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

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