Discover Antwerp, the Baroque city of Peter Paul Rubens and accompany us on a walk through its streets and paths.

Description

Would you like to visit the city of Antwerp? You can enjoy the wonders of this incredible place on our Antwerp Day Trip from Brussels. Finish the tour off with a visit to its stunning cathedral and hear all about the legend of the giant known as Druon Antigoon of the river Scheldt.

Located at fifty kilometres from Brussels, Antwerp is the city where the famous master painter of Baroque style Peter Paul Rubens lived. Antwerp has the largest cathedral in the Netherlands and it also holds some of the most important works of art by the Baroque painter. Today, it is the second most important city in Belgium, it has the second largest port on a European scale and the main one on a national level. The history of this city will simply amaze you as well as the fusion of architectural styles from all periods that have been carried out admirably in Antwerp.

Together with our English speaking guide, we will go for a walk through the Jewish quarter and the commercial area as well as the Rubens House, getting to know its history, architecture and the legends behind the city. Finish the tour off with some free time where you will want to enjoy the smell of chocolate and beer and pop into a few souvenir shops.

On our Antwerp Day Trip from Brussels you will have the chance to visit the city´s main landmarks like the old port Steen and its medieval castle. The Steen Castle was the first stone fortress to be built in the city after the invasion of the Vikings in the early Middle Ages. This fortress which was erected on the banks of the rivers Scheldt made it possible to control access to the river from invaders and is the oldest monument in the city.

Featured places

  • Old port Steen and its medieval castle
  • Market Square
  • Baroque Church of St. Charles Borromeo
  • Cathedral
  • Old Royal Palace
  • Artisanal chocolate workshop
  • Meir Shopping area
  • Central station
  • Jewish quarter
  • Diamond workshop
  • And much more!

Details

Duration
9 hours
Language
English speaking guide
Rates

Adults: € 28

Senior (+65): € 22

Students (12-25): € 27

Children (0-11): free

Time
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Outside guided visit
We will visit from outside all monuments and places of our tour description with the exception of diamond-cutting workshop

Included

The best English Speaking guides of Brussels
Transportation from Brussels (round trip)

Excluded

Food and drinks

Meeting point

At Grand Place Brussels, in front of the Town Hall.

Conditions

How to book?

Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.

When to book?

We accept reservations up to 2 hours prior to the beginning of the activity.

Planning an activity for more than 20 adults?

You may also consider booking a private tour to get your own private guide. For further information here.

Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?

Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.

Can I modify or cancel my booking?

If you modify or cancel your booking at least 48 hours in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.

Our promises

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