Historical Walking Tour: Legends of Antwerp
Explore the beautiful city of Antwerp and travel back to the medieval ages with this Historical Walking Tour: Legends of Antwerp. Discover the rich historical heritage of Belgium by admiring its architectural wonders, artistic achievements, and the resilient spirit of its people throughout the ages.
Led by a knowledgeable guide, this immersive exploration of the city's historical center promises to take you on a captivating journey through the city's media houses, well-preserved cobblestone streets, and plenty of UNESCO World Heritage sites. Ditch the map and join this guided tour instead to enjoy the city up close and personal.
The cultural tour lasts approximately 2 hours. Previous travelers have given this tour an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 1,079 reviews. The activity is offered in 4 languages: English, French, Dutch, and Spanish.
Your adventure begins at the Grote Markt, the bustling central square that has been a hub of activity for centuries. Continue your walk to the Hendrik Conscience Statue, honoring the renowned Flemish writer, and the impressive Carolus Borromeus Church, a masterpiece of Baroque architecture that reveals Antwerp's rich religious heritage.
The tour will lead you to the Handelsbeurs Antwerpen, a historic stock exchange building that played a pivotal role in Antwerp's economic history. You'll also have the opportunity to visit the Rubens House (Rubenshuis), the former residence of the iconic artist Peter Paul Rubens, and explore the world of fashion at MoMu - Fashion Museum Antwerp. Dive into the world of print at the Museum Plantin-Moretus, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that houses a vast collection of historical printing presses and manuscripts.
As the tour continues, you'll encounter the beloved Nello & Patrasche Statue, a tribute to the heartwarming tale of a boy and his loyal dog. Finally, you'll arrive at the awe-inspiring Cathedral of Our Lady, a Gothic masterpiece that has left visitors in awe for centuries.
The starting point for this historical tour is located in Antwerp. The exact departure location is Grote Markt, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium. The first tour departure is at 10:30, and the last departure of the day is at 13:30.
The tour can accommodate a maximum of 35 people, but group bookings are limited to a maximum of 6 people. Check the "Included" and "Good to know" sections below for details about your historical tour. The cancellation policy for this cultural tour is as follows: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.
Make your visit to Antwerp extraordinary by booking this Historical Walking Tour: Legends of Antwerp. Choose your travel dates and secure your spot today before it's fully booked!
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