5 days in Brussels, Antwerp & Bruges Itinerary

5 days in Brussels, Antwerp & Bruges Itinerary

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5 days in Brussels, Antwerp & Bruges Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly + Train:  9 h 45 min
1
Brussels
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
2
Antwerp
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
Bruges
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
4
Brussels
— Few hours
Train + Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Kuwait City

1
night
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.
On the 24th (Mon), wander the streets of Place St. Gery, visit Lower Town, and then admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Brussels trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Brussels is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. While traveling from Kuwait City, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Brussels, ranging from highs of 5°C to lows of 0°C. On the 25th (Tue), you'll travel to Antwerp.

Things to do in Brussels

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Place St. Gery ©
Place St. Gery
Lower Town ©
Lower Town

1
day
Antwerp

Antwerp ©
Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): grab your bike and head to Te Boelaerpark, then visit Zurenborg, and then stop by Zuid (the South).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Antwerp travel app .

Take a train from Brussels to Antwerp in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Antwerp can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Bruges.

Things to do in Antwerp

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Zuid (the South) ©
Zuid (the South)
Zurenborg ©
Zurenborg

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, hike along Bruges Art Route, don't miss a visit to Belfry of Bruges, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Groeningemuseum, don't miss a visit to The Markt, appreciate the history behind Oude Griffie, then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge, and finally admire the striking features of Huis Boechoute.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Bruges holiday planning site .

Traveling by bus from Antwerp to Bruges takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Bruges are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Trails
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum

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Brussels

Brussels
On the 28th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Beer Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip site .

Take a train from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Brussels

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