8 days in Belgium Itinerary

8 days in Belgium Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Belgium trip planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Belgium Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Train:  14​h
1
Brussels
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 15​min
2
Bruges
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Train + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

3
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.
Brussels is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Grand Place, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), and explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique.

To see traveler tips, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Brussels trip planning app .

Mumbai, India to Brussels is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Mumbai to Brussels due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in January, things will get much colder in Brussels: highs are around 5°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Theme Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Manneken Pis ©
Manneken Pis

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.
When in Bruges, make a side trip to see Gravensteen in Ghent, approximately Ghent away. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, see the interesting displays at Friet Museum, and explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Bruges tour planner.

Take a train from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Gravensteen
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

Similar Plans

9 days in Paris, Belgium & The Netherlands BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Belgium & The Netherlands BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM KUWAIT March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 59 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Amsterdam, Belgium & Switzerland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Seville & Belgium BY A USER FROM SPAIN December, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Bangkok, Amsterdam & Belgium BY A USER FROM THAILAND April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in London, Belgium & The Netherlands BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in The Netherlands & Belgium BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MEXICO April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Belgium & The Netherlands BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
See more plans