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Boasting immaculate medieval centres, canals lined with guild houses and countless chocolate shops, Belgium's Flemish and Walloon (French speaking) cities are famous around the world. Enjoy exploring these charming cities - visit Ghent's canal-side castle or hire a bike and pedal around fairy tale Bruges.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a scenic boat tour through the historic canals of Bruges or perhaps see the city by horse and cart from the Market Square
  • Why not go on a Brewery tour and sample some traditional local beers
  • Indulge in hot waffles and delicious Belgian chocolates
  • See the striking Castle of the Counts in Ghent
  • Indulge in traditional Flemish cuisine in the local restaurants

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Return Eurostar to Brussels and onward rail travel throughout your trip
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Bruges
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Ghent
  • City Tour of Bruges
  • Guided River Boat Tour and complimentary drink in Ghent
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Disclaimer:

Prices are per person and subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

Daily Itinerary:

DAY 1 - UK TO BRUGES
Journey to Brussels on the Eurostar and then transfer onto a local train, transporting you to the quaint city of Bruges. Upon arrival, make your way to your hotel and check in for a two-night stay. Once settled in your hotel, why not take a stroll around the town and go in search of the city's finest chocolate shops offering mouth-watering Belgian chocolates! (Overnight in Bruges)

DAY 2 - BRUGES
Get your bearings of this beautiful city thanks to a 50min city tour, then head for the glorious Markt Square that lies in the heart of the city and perhaps enjoy a tasty Moules-Frites at one of the restaurants that surrounds the square. Maybe pay a visit to the impressive Church of Our Lady, home to the tombs of Charles the Bold and Mary of Burgundy, and 16th century Flemish paintings. (Overnight in Bruges) B

DAY 3 - BRUGES TO GHENT
Enjoy breakfast in the hotel before boarding a train for the short journey over to Ghent. On arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay. Why not spend the afternoon enjoying a spot of retail therapy, head to the Kouter area for an array of boutique shops.(Overnight in Ghent) B

DAY 4 - GHENT
Ghent is lesser known but indeed larger than Bruges and is a charming university city. Medieval cobbled streets and the picturesque River Lei are the centre piece.  Your holiday includes a relaxing 40-minute cruise on the river, accompanied by a glass of local beer or Cava. There is also an imposing castle, the Gravensteen, in the heart of the city, and you can climb up onto the ramparts for fabulous panoramic views. Wander the city's small streets and back alleys around Zeuterzusterstraat for some of the best dining in Belgium. And the bars and cafés around the Vrijdagmarkt are great for people watching. (Overnight in Ghent) B

DAY 5 - GHENT TO UK
After breakfast at your hotel, take the train from Ghent to Brussels where you will transfer onto the Eurostar, transporting you back to the UK. B

MEAL GUIDE: B - BREAKFAST, BR - BRUNCH, L - LUNCH, AT - AFTERNOON TEA, D -DINNER

DISCLAIMER:
Prices are subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

Floris Karos Hotel Bruges

The Floris Karos Hotel is a traditional property, boasting an attractive Norman façade and stylish colonial-style decor. Rooms feature modern amenities, including free WiFi internet access, LED TVs and hardwood floors. Guests can take a dip in the heated swimming pool or make use of the state of the art fitness centre. The hotel is located in the centre of Bruges, a stone’s throw from the Concert Hall and a pretty stroll from the Market Square.

Heritage Hotel Bruges Relais And Chateau

The boutique Heritage Hotel in Bruges is a member of the prestigious Relais & Chateaux group. It is a lovely family run hotel with 20 individually decorated bedrooms. The hotel has a cosy lounge and bar with a fireplace, a fitness room, and a small sundeck. The hotel is situated in the centre of Bruges, within walking distance to all of Bruges' main sights and attractions.

Martin's Brugge

Set in the heart of the historic UNESCO listed centre of Bruges, Martin's Bruges Hotel is situated behind the famous 13th-century Belfry and is only a short walk from the beautiful and historic Grote Markt. The hotel benefits from a lush terrace and trendy cocktail bar, which overlooks the historic city. Rooms come fully air-conditioned and are equipped with a minibar and free Wi-Fi. Popular tourist attractions nearby include the Arentshuis Museum and the brewery “De Halve Mann”.

Prinsenhof Hotel Bruges

The Prinsenhof is a traditional hotel located in a former mansion house. Each of the air-conditioned bedrooms features cable TV with a DVD player and Wi-Fi internet access. The hotel also boasts a comfortable lounge, decorated in a classic style with chandeliers and wooden panelling. The Prinsenhof is in the centre of Bruges, just 350 metres from the Markt Square.

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Disclaimer:

Prices are per person and subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

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