6-Day Belgium City Break in Brussels

Brussels, Belgium. Grand Place. Market square surrounded by guild halls.
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6 days & 5 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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5 nights included
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Explore Brussels on a 6-day city break in Belgium and experience a fusion of culture and excitement.

Experience the ultimate Brussels city break with this perfectly planned holiday package. This trip includes 5 nights in Brussels at one of the best hotels in the city. Let us take care of the details so you can fully enjoy all the attractions and activities the city has to offer. Whether you're seeking to discover the rich cultural heritage of Brussels or indulge in its delicious culinary scene, this holiday package has got you covered.

The home for your 6-day holiday in Brussels will be one of the city’s best hotels. You’ll choose from a great selection of places to stay, all conveniently located in downtown Brussels, close to many of the top attractions and best restaurants in the city. Brussels offers excellent hotels for every budget, ensuring travelers a fantastic city break. You can rest assured that we will always recommend the best available places to stay in the city.

During your vacation in Brussels, you'll get the chance to experience some of the best things to see and do in the city. Grand-Place, Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert, and Cinquantenaire are only a few of the many spectacular attractions and sights you’ll find on your carefully planned travel itinerary.

Maximize your holiday experience in Brussels by customizing each day with exciting tours and tickets. Whether you're tracing the footsteps of history through iconic landmarks, savoring the rich flavors of Belgium's traditional cuisine, or uncovering the city's best-kept secrets on guided tours, Brussels promises an adventure tailored to every traveler's passion. With a diverse selection of immersive experiences to choose from, your time in Brussels is sure to be anything but ordinary.

Between sightseeing and activities, you will enjoy plenty of time to wander through Brussels's best shopping streets and markets. Let the unique souvenirs you find serve as fond reminders of your city break in Belgium.

This travel plan is designed to include everything you need to experience the best of Brussels. By booking this vacation package, you can avoid spending hours researching and planning your city break and jump straight to enjoying it. Let the experts take care of the details so you can relax and make the most of your time in Belgium.

To make sure the city break is fully tailored to your interests and preferences, you can easily customize each day of your journey. Our intuitive trip planning puts you in control, ensuring that every moment in Brussels reflects your unique travel style.

Book with us to get an expertly curated step-by-step travel itinerary and access to 24/7 personal travel support before, during, and after your city break in Brussels.

The best hotels, flights, activities, and tours in Brussels fill up quickly, so it's advisable to book your holiday package in advance. Select a date and start planning your city break in Brussels as early as today. Join us and discover the enchanting beauty of Brussels, Belgium!

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Hotel, 5 nights
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Brussels, Grand Place in beautiful summer sunrise, BelgiumBrussels / 5 nights

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Photo of beautiful Grand Place surrounded by guild halls in Brussels, Belgium.Grand-Place
Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert, Îlot Sacré, Quartier du Centre - Centrumwijk, Brussels, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumRoyal Gallery of Saint Hubert
Photo of Parc du Cinquantenaire with the triumphal arch. Brussels, Belgium.Cinquantenaire
St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels, Quartier de la Cathédrale, Brussels, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumSt Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels
Photo of building of the European parliament is one of the most spectacular buildings in brussels and adjacent park is popular place to relax, Belgium.Brussels Park
Photo of the Mont des Arts or Kunstberg is an urban complex and historic site in the centre of Brussels, Belgium. Architecture and landmarks of Brussels.Mont des Arts - Kunstberg
Photo of Live art performance by Belgian artist Ben Heine at Natural Science Museum during Museum Night Fever.Museum for Natural Sciences of Belgium
AutoworldAutoworld Brussels
Musée Oldmasters Museum, Quartier Royal - Koninklijke Wijk, Brussels, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumRoyal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium
Josaphat Park, Schaerbeek - Schaarbeek, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumJosaphat Park
Elisabeth Park, Koekelberg, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumElisabeth Park
Choco-Story BrusselsChoco-Story Brussels
photo of view of Leopold park with pond, birds and people in Brussels, Belgium.Leopold Park
Photo of Musée Magritte Museum.Musée Magritte Museum
Photo of Musical Instruments Museum - Brussels, Belgium .Musical Instruments Museum
Church of Our Lady of Victories at the Sablon, Quartier du Sablon - Zavelwijk, Brussels, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumChurch of Our Lady of Victories at the Sablon
National Basilica of the Sacred Heart in KoekelbergNational Basilica of the Sacred Heart
photo of view of Le Botanique,Saint-Josse-ten-Noode - Sint-Joost-ten-Node Belgium.Le Botanique
Escape Rush, Ixelles - Elsene, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumEscape Rush - Escape Game Bruxelles
Congress Column, Quartier Marais-Jacqmain - Wijk Marais-Jacqmain, Brussels, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumCongress Column

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Day 1 – Brussels - arrival day

Day 1

Day 1 – Brussels - arrival day

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  • Brussels Park
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Your exciting city break begins as soon as you arrive in the beautiful city of Brussels. You’ll stay in Brussels for 5 nights.

Make Parc de Bruxelles your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this urban park an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 19,075 reviews.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Brussels. Check-in at hotels in Belgium normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Brussels offers a unique blend of comfort and style in addition to prime access to the city’s top attractions.

When it’s time to eat, Brussels has restaurants and bars to suit all budgets.

Treat yourself to an extraordinary dining experience at La Villa Lorraine by Yves Mattagne, one of the top Bib Gourmand restaurants in Brussels, holding 2 Michelin stars. Offering a diverse menu focusing on modern and classic cuisine, La Villa Lorraine by Yves Mattagne has earned praise from numerous satisfied guests.

A local favorite is Bozar Restaurant. This exceptional dining experience in Brussels has been awarded 2 Michelin stars. Featuring modern french and creative cuisine, this popular Bib Gourmand restaurant is a top choice for both locals and tourists.

Discover the extraordinary dining experience offered by La Villa in the Sky in Brussels. Its 1-Michelin star menu is designed to tantalize your taste buds and take you on a culinary adventure. Many previous guests have raved about this Bib Gourmand restaurant, adding to its 1 Michelin-star reputation.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Delirium Café, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, Delirium Café has earned an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 18,478 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals and other travelers at À La Mort Subite, a crowd-favorite. Around 4,691 customers have rated their experience at À La Mort Subite an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Poechenellekelder belongs to the list of the best bars in Brussels, and its ratings and reviews are proof of this claim. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,331 bar-goers.

This is the time to raise a toast for your 6-day city break in Brussels! Savor the moment and look forward to immersing yourself in the vibrant culture, stunning sights, and local delicacies of the city for the next few days to come!

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Day 2 – Brussels

Day 2

Day 2 – Brussels

  • Brussels
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  • National Basilica of the Sacred Heart
  • Elisabeth Park
  • Le Botanique
  • Josaphat Park
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Wake up to day 2 of your exciting city break in Brussels. You still have 4 nights left in Brussels, and we recommend that you spend this day relaxing, sightseeing, and dining at the most wonderful places the city has to offer. Here's how you can make the most of today!

Drop by the renowned National Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Koekelberg. This popular minor basilica has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,988 visitors.

Another unforgettable place to experience is Parc Elisabeth. Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,460 visitors, this park deserves a spot on today's sightseeing itinerary.

We also recommend a visit to Le Botanique. This cultural center has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 3,677 reviews.

Another favorite attraction in the area is Josaphat Park. This park and popular place of interest enjoys a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 6,678 local and international travelers.

There are plenty of experiences you can choose from in Belgium that will add excitement to your vacation. When you’re keen to discover what else Brussels has in store for you, use this day to go on a tour. This tour allows curious travelers like you to experience the best of the country. You can make the most of your time in Belgium by scrolling down and selecting tours and activities to include on your itinerary for the day.

You have plenty of options for restaurants and bars in Brussels. So when you’re hungry or need a break from exploring, all you have to do is take your pick.

Make sure to reserve a table at Café Walvis, an iconic dining spot in Brussels. This culinary treasure and its outstanding menu have enchanted food enthusiasts from around the world. Its dedication to culinary innovation is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,654 satisfied guests.

Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy culinary excellence at Pasta Divina while in Brussels. This renowned dining destination showcases an exquisite menu, distinguished with an exceptional rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, treasured by 2,190 previous guests.

Delight in the culinary creations of Le Cirio, a favorite in Brussels. Its innovative menu offers a symphony of flavors that will tantalize your taste buds. With a reputation for excellence, it has earned a 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 2,548 discerning guests.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to Monk, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, Monk has charmed many with its 4.3 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 2,758 happy guests.

Or, join the buzz at La Porte Noire, where locals and fellow explorers gather for good times and good chats. La Porte Noire captures hearts with its 4.5 out of 5-star rating, drawing acclaim from 1,483 merry-makers.

And don't miss out on Bar Des Amis, another local party gem in Brussels. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,677 reviews, highlighting its charm and popularity in the area.

No matter where in Brussels you end up, an amazing evening of relaxation and enjoyment is guaranteed.

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Day 3 – Brussels

Day 3

Day 3 – Brussels

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  • Autoworld Brussels
  • Cinquantenaire
  • Leopold Park
  • Museum for Natural Sciences of Belgium
  • Escape Rush - Escape Game Bruxelles
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As day 3 dawns in Brussels, embark on another day of exploration and adventure. Discover the city's vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and captivating sights at your own pace. With 3 nights left, the possibilities for discovery are endless.

Start your sightseeing with a visit to Autoworld. This automobile museum is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 9,668 visitors.

Parc du Cinquantenaire is another popular attraction you could visit today. This urban park has a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 34,980 visitors.

Leopold Park is also highly recommended by travelers. This park has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 5,628 visitors.

Museum of Natural Sciences is an attraction you won’t want to miss. Around 26,239 people visit this place every year. This natural history museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 12,046 reviews.

Another attraction you have the opportunity to visit today is Escape Rush - Escape Game Bruxelles. This sightseeing destination has received an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 2,839 travelers.

Immerse yourself in the local scene through top-rated tours and activities. You can choose from a wide variety of easy to challenging tours and easily add them to your travel package below.

Before you know it, it’s time to head out for dinner. Treat yourself to a delicious meal at a nice restaurant in Brussels.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Le Marmiton. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Brussels has received a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from around 1,876 happy diners.

When seeking local-favorite dining spots, The Blue Restaurant should be on your list. Situated in the heart of Brussels, it has become a beloved food venue for its delicious menu. It boasts a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,345 satisfied diners, a testament to its favored status.

Ready for a culinary adventure? Book a table at Le Pêcheur. This highly regarded restaurant in Brussels has earned a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, thanks to its flavorful dishes and positive reviews from 852 satisfied guests.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Brussels. At Brussels Beer Project // Dansaert Brewery, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,046 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your adventure at Barbeton, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 1,044 reviews.

Little Delirium is also one of the best places in Brussels where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 648 customers.

As the day draws to a close, bask in the tranquility of Brussels by night. With memories made and adventures ahead, rest well and embrace the journey anew tomorrow.

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Day 4 – Brussels

Day 4

Day 4 – Brussels

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  • Choco-Story Brussels
  • Grand-Place
  • Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert
  • St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels
  • Congress Column
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Get ready for another exciting day in Brussels on day 4 of your city break! From historical sites to modern attractions, there's something for everyone to enjoy. With 2 nights ahead, make the most of your time and create unforgettable memories in Brussels.

Kick off the day at Choco-Story Brussels, a top pick for today’s sightseeing. This chocolate museum is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 6,877 reviews.

Today is also your chance to visit Grand Place. Grand Place is a square with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 149,732 reviews.

Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert is another top attraction we highly recommend you visit today. This shopping mall is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 38,005 visitors.

Beyond the attractions mentioned above, you also have the opportunity to visit St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels. This church is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 18,728 visitors.

Lastly, don’t miss out on Congress Column, a famous victory column in Brussels. This attraction is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,142 travelers.

One of the most unique ways of discovering what else Brussels has to offer is by going on a top-rated tour. Be sure to check out all the experiences Brussels offers and add your favorites to your Belgium travel package below.

After a full day of exploring, we recommend you try one of the best places to eat in Brussels. Enjoy the local flavors, unwind, and reflect on the day's adventures.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Churchill's. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 688 customers.

Alternatively, you can grab a few shots of your favorite drink and have an amazing night at the famous BrewDog Brussels. This incredible bar has a vibrant atmosphere and plays great music, worthy of its average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 3,971 customers.

O'reilly's Irish Pub Brussels cannot be missed with its wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Around 3,657 bar lovers have given this place a seal of approval with their 4.1 out of 5 stars average rating.

Reflect on the adventures of the day as you unwind in the comfort of your hotel in Brussels. Tomorrow holds new possibilities and discoveries!

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Day 5 – Brussels

Day 5

Day 5 – Brussels

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  • Church of Our Lady of Victories at the Sablon
  • Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium
  • Musée Magritte Museum
  • Musical Instruments Museum
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Wake up to day 5 of your vacation in Brussels. With 1 night left, you'll have ample time to explore and savor all Brussels has to offer.

When you’re ready for some sightseeing, make your way to Church of Our Lady of Victories at the Sablon. This much-appreciated church is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars in 4,672 reviews.

Next up is Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium. This federal scientific institute has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 8,305 visitors.

Another top sightseeing recommendation is Musée Magritte Museum. This biographical museum has been rated 4.3 out of 5 stars in 6,340 reviews.

Musical Instruments Museum is another attraction you have the opportunity to visit today. This musical instrument museum has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 5,254 reviews. This popular attraction gets 125,000 visits every year.

You can learn more about Brussels today by going on a tour. Brussels offers many top-rated tours and unique experiences that will inspire you. You can browse and select your favorites below.

When you’re ready to eat, treat yourself to a nice meal at a top-rated restaurant in the city.

Spend the night with your favorite cocktail in hand at The Dominican. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,834 customers.

Embrace relaxation as you toast to a fantastic night at Thon Hotel Bristol Stephanie. This popular bar in Brussels is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,308 customers.

If you want to check out another bar in the area, you’ll love Café Béguin. This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Café Béguin has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 1,442 reviews.

Wind down and recharge for tomorrow's escapades in Brussels, Belgium. With each day comes new experiences to cherish and enjoy.

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Day 6 – Brussels - departure day

Day 6

Day 6 – Brussels - departure day

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  • Mont des Arts - Kunstberg
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Your city break in Brussels is coming to an end, and it's soon time to say goodbye to the city. Before you leave, make sure to capture a few last moments to cherish your rejuvenating vacation in Belgium.

Depending on how much time you have to spare on your departure day, you may want to do some last-minute shopping or sightseeing. Downtown Brussels offers excellent shopping opportunities and is the perfect place to browse for souvenirs and gifts to bring home. Take a walk and discover unique items you can purchase to remind you of your city break in Brussels.

If you can catch a later flight today, we recommend visiting some of the attractions you may not yet have had the time to explore. This extra time will let you discover more iconic landmarks and hidden gems in Brussels.

Mont des Arts is an attraction you could visit on your last day in Brussels. This square has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 14,523 visitors.

Before you conclude your city break in Brussels, drop by a top-rated restaurant for your last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the destination's vibrant atmosphere over a delicious meal.

As your city break in Brussels draws to a close, cherish the memories you've made. With your travel plans in place, you're all set for a safe journey home. Until next time, take care and safe travels!

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