BELGIUM

 

Day 1

Arrival in Brussels. Transfer from the airport. The sightseeing tour starts by the Horta museum, the private house of the world famous Art Nouveau creator. Then go to Ms Majerus’s stain glasses workshop where a wonderful collection can be seen and learn how ancient craftsmen were creating their masterpieces. Continue to discover the Grand-Place and the Gilde houses, the Galeries St Hubert, Manneken-pis, the cathedral St Michel, the Sablon squares with the gothic church Notre-Dame, the law court, the Royal palace, Brussels park and a visit on the comic strip Museum.

 

Day 2

Brussels – Gent – Bruges – Brussels 

Departure to Gent. Discover the native land of Charles V, the Belfry, the City Hall, St Nicolas Church, the St Michel bridge. Visit the cathedral St Baffs with the world famous Mystical Lamb from the brothers Van Eyks. Continue to Bruges to discover the Grote Markt, the Belfry and Halles, the Basilica of the Holy Blood, the City Hall, the Beguinage, the Lake of Love. Back in Brussels

 

Day 3

Brussels – Antwerp - Brussels

Visit of the centre of town to discover the first European Skyscraper, the Grand-Place, the town hall, the cathedral Notre-Dame, Rubens house and the St Charles Borromeo baroque church. Walk to the Cogels- Osylei aria with typical art-nouveau houses before Mayer VanDen Bergh Museum the private house of an incredible art collector. Back in Brussels

Day 4

Brussels – Ardennes – Durbuy  – Brussels 

Enjoy the luxurious Ardennes castles. First to Namur and the wonderful Annevoie garden then to Dinant with its unique church and scenery. See the smallest and cutest Belgian town -Durbuy. Visit of Modave castle with some sections dating to the XIII century where about twenty richly decorated and furnished rooms are open to the public with sculptures paintings, tapestries and furniture. Back in Brussels

Day 5

Brussels – Mechelen – Brussels

Explore the historical city of Mechelen, the political capital of the Nederlands in the 16th century. Visit the Rombout\'s cathedral, the Archibishop\'s Palace, the St John church, the Town Hall. Back to Brussels

Day 6

Transfer to the airport. Departure flight.