Gastronomy and culture

5 x hotel accommodation in Brussels

Day 1

chocolate manufacturer

City tour Brussels with a local guide


Visit of an artisanal chocolate manufacturer in Brussels


Typical dinner (3-course menu) in a restaurant at the famous Grand’Place in Brussels


Day 2


Walk through the old city centre of Ghent. A superb collection of splendid buildings along picturesque canals


Typical lunch (Gentse Waterzooi) at the Groot Vleeshuis in Ghent – a medieval covered meat market


Boattrip from Ghent to Sint-Martens-Latem through a beautiful landscape and


Visit of Sint-Martens-Latem, the patron saint of one of the most important schools of Belgian fine arts


followed by a visit of a gin-distillery (incl. tasting) in the neighbourhood of Ghent

dinner (3-course menu) at the restaurant La Quincaillerie in Brussels

Day 3


Walking tour through the city centre of Bruges with a local guide


Lunch/cold buffet at a small brewery in Bruges


followed by a guided tour through the brewery incl. 1 beer


Boattrip on the canals in Brugge

and fac. visit of the Groeninge museum or visit of the Memling museum


Dinner (3-course menu) at the restaurant Belga Queen in Brussels

Day 4

Antwerpen - Rubens

Walk through the old city centre of Antwerp with a local guide, incl. visit of the OLV Cathedral


Lunch in an Art nouveau restaurant in the centre of Antwerp


Visit of the House of Rubens – P.P. Rubens arranged the house to his own taste and requirements, making his home to the left of the entrance and turning the right wing into his studio


followed by a boattrip on the River Schelde


Visit of the MAS museum

Day 5


Visit of the fruit and vegetables market in Sint-Katelijne-Waver


Visit of Mechelen - Mechelen was the capital of the Burgundian Netherlands.


Freetime for shopping


Farewell dinner (3-course menu incl. aperitif, ½ bottle of wine, ¼ l mineral water and coffee) in a good restaurant at the famous fish market in Brussels

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