Travel to Belgium
On arrival in Belgium you will be met by our local representative in the airport before being transferred to your hotel in Bruges.
In the afternoon, you will have time to relax in your hotel and explore the city at your leisure.
Bruges City Tour
After breakfast you will be met by your guide for a tour of the city. The tour will help you to get your bearings in the city and includes a visit to the Museum of Holy Blood. Bruges is a chocolate lover’s paradise, with numerous chocolate shops throughout the city. Your guide will also take you to the Brewery de Halve Maan to learn everything you need to know about beer making. Entrances and one beer tasting are included.
You will have the remainder of the day to explore the glittering Christmas Markets at your leisure. Your local guide will be happy to recommend the best areas to visit and where to shop.
Today you will have the full day to explore the city at your leisure and visit the Christmas market stalls in Market Place and Simon Stevin Square. You can pick up wonderful souvenirs, food, drinks, gadgets and Christmas decorations in the numerous little wooden chalets. On the Market Place you will also find an amazing ice skating rink with a huge Christmas tree and music where you can enjoy a glass of gluhwein and soak up the festive atmosphere.
In front of the railway station you can find the ice sculpture festival, where you can admire ice sculptures from various world famous artists and enjoy a drink at the ice bar!
This morning you will check out of your hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight home, with guide assistance.