Belgian beer and breweries

Programme 1 : 3 x hotel accommodation in Brussels

Day 1

Guided city tour/walk Brussels

 

Guided visit of the brewery Cantillon Brussels with tasting

 

Typical dinner at the restaurant Chez Leon Brussels – this restaurant serves its own beer and gin

 

Day 2

Bruges

Full day excursion Ghent/Bruges with a local guide and deluxe coach from/to Brussels

 

City walk Ghent with boattour in the centre (evtl. with beer and cheese tasting on board)

 

Light lunch and guided visit at the brewery Gruut Ghent

 

City walk Bruges and visit of the brewery De Halve Maan

 

On the way back to Brussels, dinner at the restaurant De Heeren van Liedekercke (special beer restaurant)

Day 3

Leuven

City walk Leuven and visit of the brewery Interbrew

 

Light lunch and guided visit at the brewery Domus in Leuven

 

City walk Mechelen and visit of the brewery Het Anker

 

Followed by a typical dinner in the brewery

 

Day 4

Brussels

Free time in Brussels or visit of Palm brewery in Steenhuffel

 

or visit of the abbey of Grimbergen and beer tasting in a local restaurant/brasserie

 

or beer tasting at the beerpub Delirium in the centre of Brussels

 

late afternoon coach transfer to the airport of Brussels

 

 

Programme 2 : 1 x hotel accommodation in Bruges & 2 x hotel accommodation in Brussels

Day 1

Brussels

City tour Brussels incl. visit of the Atomium (entrance tickets incl.)

 

Guided visit of the brewery Cantillon Brussels (incl. tasting)

 

Guided visit of a typical lambic/geuze brewery feg. Boon, Oud Beersel, 3 Fonteinen,.. incl. tasting

Drive to Bruges and check in hotel – evtl. short city walk Bruges with your guide

 

Dinner (typical 3-course menu) at the brewery De Halve Maan or restaurant Maximiliaan van Oostenrijk - Bruges

Day 2

Brussels

Full day excursion West Vlaanderen with your local guide and comfort coach

 

Drive to Roeselare and guided visit of the brewery Rodenbach (incl. tasting)

 

Lunchtime in Poperinge (and fac. possibility to visit the Hopmuseum (beer) or the Talbot House museum (WWI theme)

 

Guided visit of the brewery St. Bernardus in Watou incl. tasting and souvenir gift (4 beers+glass)

 

Drive to Brussels and check in hotel

Day 3

Ghent

Full day excursion Ghent and surroundings with your local guide and comfort coach

 

City walk Ghent and guided visit of the brewery Gruut (incl. tasting)

 

Lunchtime in Ghent

 

Guided visit of the brewery Huyghe in Melle or housebrewery St. Canarus in Gottem/Deinze or brewery Kwibus in Oordegem incl. tasting (-> the last 2 breweries are really small ones, but also very interesting and funny, especially St. Canarus)

 

Dinner (typical 3-course menu) at the restaurant Chez Leon Brussels

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