Situated in the heart of Europe, Belgium is a country known for its rich history, picturesque cities, and mouthwatering cuisine. From exploring medieval architecture and indulging in delicious chocolates to experiencing vibrant festivals and savouring famous Belgian beers, Belgium offers a delightful holiday experience. Discover the hidden gems of this enchanting country and create unforgettable memories on your holiday in Belgium!
Immerse yourself in Belgium’s rich history and architectural wonders by visiting the medieval city of Bruges. Explore the cobblestone streets lined with charming buildings and take a boat ride along the picturesque canals. Admire the Gothic grandeur of the Bruges’ Belfry Tower and visit the Basilica of the Holy Blood, home to a venerated relic. Discover the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Grand Place in Brussels, with its stunning guildhalls and the famous Town Hall. Marvel at the intricate architecture of Antwerp’s Cathedral of Our Lady, a masterpiece of Gothic art. Belgium’s architectural treasures offer a glimpse into its fascinating past.
Indulge your taste buds with Belgium’s renowned cuisine and culinary delights. Treat yourself to delectable Belgian chocolates, known for their exquisite craftsmanship and rich flavours. Visit traditional Belgian waffle stands and savour the crispy, fluffy treats topped with a variety of delicious toppings. Sample mouthwatering Belgian fries, cooked to perfection and served with a range of sauces. Pair your culinary adventures with a visit to local breweries, where you can taste world-famous Belgian beers crafted with centuries-old brewing traditions. Belgium’s culinary scene promises a gastronomic journey that will delight food lovers.
Experience the lively atmosphere of Belgium’s vibrant festivals and events. Join the colourful carnival parades during the famous Carnival of Binche, recognized as a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO. Dance to the rhythm of traditional music at the Ghent Festival, a lively celebration of music, art, and culture. Discover the magic of the Flower Carpet, a biennial event where the Grand Place in Brussels is transformed into a vibrant tapestry of flowers. Belgium’s festivals and events showcase the country’s vibrant culture and provide an immersive experience for visitors.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
With weather similar to the UK, you know what to expect… Warm potentially in the summer (although not always especially in the mountains), and cold in the winter.
Less than an hour flying time from London, although there is of course the direct Eurostar as well!
Some lovely cities to explore, along with world war history and battlefields.
HOW TO GET THERE
Flights are available from London and Manchester, or you can catch the Eurostar from London St Pancras.
French and Flemish
IDEAL TO COMBINE WITH
Maybe stop in Belgium enroute to the Netherlands (either on a cruise or by train), or maybe so something similar in France.
OUR FAVOURITE BELGIAN DESTINATIONS
We would be delighted to talk about your holiday arrangements over the phone. You can contact us between 8am and 10pm every day (outside of office hours may not be immediate).
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Our office is open 9:30am to 5pm Monday to Saturday (excluding Bank Holidays). If you wish to make an appointment, please either call or send a message, although it’s not compulsory.