Bruges tour from Amsterdam: Take an unforgettable tour to historic Bruges, a city so charming they call it the Venice of the North.
* Admire the impressive historic city centre
* Enjoy a one hour guided tour
* Free time to browse the shops and see the stately squares at your leisure
This world heritage city is famous for its ancient churches, wealthy mansions, picturesque alleys and canals and the regal Beguine Court. With our informative friendly guide on hand to fill you in on all the local history, discover the jewel of Belgium on this day trip from Amsterdam.
Once you arrive, discover the secrets of Bruges with a guided 30-minute walking tour. The entire city centre of Bruges is a Unesco World Heritage site, so expect to be blown away by the medieval architecture and magical atmosphere. It’s easy to see what makes fairytale Bruges a Mecca for filmmakers, as it was made to be photographed. If you can tear yourself away from admiring the city’s incredible bone structure, Bruges is also a shopper’s paradise. There’s plenty of time to buy some of the world’s favourite chocolate, or visit the many shops selling fine lace, another local speciality. Treat yourself to lunch at one of the many cafes and restaurants while you gaze over the canals and dream.
There’s still time to explore the stately squares and courtyards, visit some of the sumptuously decorated churches. Or just linger on a bridge with a hot chocolate and watch the world go by. As breathtaking in the grip of icy winter as it is in spring, when birds sing and daffodils carpet the city, there’s so many reasons to fall in love with Bruges.
Meeting point: 26 Damrak, 300 metres from the Central Station.
Duration: Approx. 11.5 hours.
Start/opening time: 9.30am.
Others: Not accessible for wheelchairs. Passport or visa not required. Includes an optional 1 hour guided walking tour in Bruges.