7-Day Belgium City Break in Brussels

Brussels, Belgium. Grand Place. Market square surrounded by guild halls.
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7 days & 6 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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Revel in the splendor of Brussels on this exciting 7-day city break in Belgium!

Experience the ultimate Brussels city break with this perfectly planned holiday package. This trip includes 6 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 7-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, Atomium, and Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert 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, 6 nights
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Brussels, Grand Place in beautiful summer sunrise, BelgiumBrussels / 6 nights

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Photo of beautiful Grand Place surrounded by guild halls in Brussels, Belgium.Grand-Place
AtomiumAtomium
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 the Bois de la Cambre park in Brussels with its lake on a bright summers day, Belgium.Bois de la Cambre
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
Parc de Laeken - Royal Parc, Laeken / Laken, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumParc de Laeken - Royal Parc
Elisabeth Park, Koekelberg, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumElisabeth Park
Choco-Story BrusselsChoco-Story Brussels
Photo of display of "Pays du Waes" (left) and type 18 (right) steam locomotives at Train World.Train World
photo of view of Leopold park with pond, birds and people in Brussels, Belgium.Leopold Park
Photo of Musée Magritte Museum.Musée Magritte 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
Royal Museum of the Army and Military History in BrusselsRoyal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History
National Basilica of the Sacred Heart in KoekelbergNational Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Forest Park, Forest - Vorst, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumForest Park
photo of VIEW OF Parc Georges Henri Woluwe-Saint-Lambert Belgium.Parc Georges Henri
Duden Park, Forest - Vorst, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumDuden Park
Escape Rush, Ixelles - Elsene, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumEscape Rush - Escape Game Bruxelles

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Day 1 – Brussels - arrival day

Day 1

Day 1 – Brussels - arrival day

  • 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 6 nights.

Your sightseeing of the day begins at Parc de Bruxelles, a remarkable urban park where it’s easy to get lost in exploration. This top attraction is rated 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.

After or in between exploring, treat yourself to a delicious meal at a nice restaurant in the city. Unwind and enjoy the local flavors and culinary delights while reflecting on the day's adventures.

Reserve a table at Barge, a 1 Michelin star restaurant and a dining establishment in Brussels. This epicurean hotspot’s delectable organic offering makes it a crowd favorite. Barge is highly regarded in the culinary world and boasts an impressive track record of satisfied customers.

Another popular dining spot in Brussels is La Villa Lorraine by Yves Mattagne, which critics have graced with 2 Michelin stars. This Bib Gourmand establishment’s pleasant ambiance and food choices leave a lasting impression on everyone who dines here. Its modern and classic menu, characterized by its exquisite flavors, is a true testament to the La Villa Lorraine by Yves Mattagne’s culinary excellence.

Locals and foreign travelers alike recommend the popular Bib Gourmand restaurant, Bozar Restaurant. Captivated customers consistently praise this restaurant in Brussels for its appetizing selection of food, including its modern french and creative courses. As a leading food haven, it boasts 2 Michelin stars for giving an unforgettable dining experience to its patrons.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Delirium Café, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Delirium Café boasts an impressive 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 18,478 customers.

Or, try the exciting drinks at À La Mort Subite, a vibrant place where locals and travelers converge for spirited toasts and amazing stories. À La Mort Subite has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 4,691 customers.

As the sun dips below the horizon, make a stop at another famous bar in the area, Poechenellekelder. This bar is a local favorite, with an impressive rating of 4.6 out of 5-star from 4,691 customers.

This is the time to raise a toast for your 7-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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  • Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert
  • Grand-Place
  • Choco-Story Brussels
  • Forest Park
  • Duden Park
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On day 2 of your city break, you will set out to discover Brussels, including some of the most amazing things to see and do in the city. You’ll stay 5 nights in Brussels and enjoy plenty of time for exploring.

Be one of the day’s first visitors at Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert. This shopping mall is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 38,005 visitors.

When you’re finished at Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert, head to Grand Place. This one-of-a-kind square is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 149,732 reviews.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit Choco-Story Brussels. This chocolate museum is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 6,877 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore more, then consider a visit to Forest Park. This park is a much-appreciated attraction with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 3,834 visitors.

To round off your sightseeing experience, make your way to Duden Park. This famous park is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,316 travelers.

If you have an appetite for more adventure, check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Brussels on this day of your trip. You'll find the most recommended ones below.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in Brussels.

Don't forget to book a table at Café Walvis, a well-known eatery in Brussels. This popular restaurant and its sumptuous cuisine have won the hearts of food lovers. Its commitment to a delicious menu is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,654 satisfied guests.

Ensure you visit Pasta Divina while exploring Brussels. This popular restaurant offers a delicious menu, distinguished with a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, celebrated by 2,190 discerning guests.

Immerse yourself in the culinary delights of Le Cirio, a popular restaurant in Brussels. With a menu designed to delight, it ensures a dining experience that transcends the ordinary. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 2,548 discerning diners.

If you’re looking for a bar to end the evening at, many locals recommend Monk, claiming it’s one of the best in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,758 customers.

Another popular place to go for a drink is La Porte Noire. It is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,483 customers.

Bar Des Amis is a place where you can easily spend an hour or two of fun or relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,677 customers.

Get some rest at your hotel in preparation for another wonderful day in Brussels to come!

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Day 3 – Brussels

Day 3

Day 3 – Brussels

  • Brussels
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  • Parc de Laeken - Royal Parc
  • Atomium
  • National Basilica of the Sacred Heart
  • Elisabeth Park
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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 4 nights left, the possibilities for discovery are endless.

Start your sightseeing with a visit to Parc de Laeken - Royal Parc. This park is a popular stop on travelers’ itineraries in Brussels, with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,234 visitors.

Atomium is another popular place of interest you can visit today. The average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 89,664 reviews gives you an idea of other visitors’ experience at this attraction.

If it’s still bright and early, make your way to National Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Koekelberg. Visitors have rated this minor basilica an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 4,988 reviews.

Parc Elisabeth is another unique site you can experience today. This attraction is a park rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 6,460 reviews.

To immerse yourself in more memorable moments in Brussels, check out the best-rated tours the region offers. You can discover and choose from all of the top-rated activities you can do on this day in Brussels below.

When it’s time for dinner, try one of the most popular restaurants in Brussels. Make sure to reserve a table in advance, as the best restaurants fill up quickly.

Book a table at Le Marmiton, a famous dining establishment in Brussels. This culinary hotspot and its delectable cuisine have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation for food excellence is reflected in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,876 satisfied diners.

Another dining place you should visit in Brussels is The Blue Restaurant, which boasts a variety of tasteful dishes that cater to different palates. It has earned a commendable 4.5 out of 5 stars, demonstrating the positive feedback from 1,345 satisfied customers.

Locals and visitors alike recommend Brussels’s Le Pêcheur for the delightful dining experience it gives. The establishment has garnered positive reviews for its tasty dishes, holding an admirable score of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 852 satisfied diners.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to Brussels Beer Project // Dansaert Brewery, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, Brussels Beer Project // Dansaert Brewery has charmed many with its 4.6 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 1,046 happy guests.

Or, join the buzz at Barbeton, where locals and fellow explorers gather for good times and good chats. Barbeton captures hearts with its 4.3 out of 5-star rating, drawing acclaim from 1,044 merry-makers.

And don't miss out on Little Delirium, another local party gem in Brussels. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 648 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 4 – Brussels

Day 4

Day 4 – Brussels

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  • Cinquantenaire
  • Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History
  • Autoworld Brussels
  • Parc Georges Henri
  • Josaphat Park
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Wake up to day 4 of your exciting city break in Brussels. You still have 3 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!

Begin your sightseeing with a visit to Parc du Cinquantenaire. This urban park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 34,980 reviews.

Next up, make your way to Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History. This military museum has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 5,098 reviews.

When you’re ready for your next sight of the day, continue to Autoworld. This automobile museum has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 9,668 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit Parc Georges Henri. This park is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,672 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to Josaphat Park. This park is a much-appreciated attraction with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 6,678 visitors.

Your discoveries in Brussels do not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Brussels on this day of your trip. You can select your tours 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.

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.

Raise a toast and celebrate another memorable day in Brussels, Belgium!

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Day 5 – Brussels

Day 5

Day 5 – Brussels

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  • Bois de la Cambre
  • Escape Rush - Escape Game Bruxelles
  • Museum for Natural Sciences of Belgium
  • Leopold Park
  • St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels
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Get ready for another exciting day in Brussels on day 5 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 Bois de la Cambre, a top pick for today’s sightseeing. This urban park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 12,757 reviews.

Today is also your chance to visit Escape Rush - Escape Game Bruxelles. Escape Rush - Escape Game Bruxelles is a point of interest with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 2,839 reviews.

Museum of Natural Sciences is another top attraction we highly recommend you visit today. This natural history museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 12,046 visitors. In a single year, this natural history museum hosts approximately 26,239 visitors.

Beyond the attractions mentioned above, you also have the opportunity to visit Leopold Park. This park is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,628 visitors.

Lastly, don’t miss out on St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels, a famous church in Brussels. This attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 18,728 travelers.

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.

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.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned The Dominican, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Brussels. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, backed by 1,834 delighted customers.

Alternatively, quench your thirst at the popular Thon Hotel Bristol Stephanie, consistently rated 4.4 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Or, for an authentic local recommendation, head over to Café Béguin, one of the top-rated bars in Brussels, with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,442 satisfied customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another amazing day in Brussels, Belgium.

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Day 6 – Brussels

Day 6

Day 6 – Brussels

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  • Church of Our Lady of Victories at the Sablon
  • Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium
  • Musée Magritte Museum
  • Train World
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Rise and shine for day 6 of your city break in Brussels! Today, delve deeper into the city's offerings, from its iconic landmarks to its hidden gems. With 1 night remaining, there's ample time to explore and uncover the heart of Brussels.

When you're ready to see some sights, Church of Our Lady of Victories at the Sablon is a great place to start with. This church is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,672 visitors.

Another popular attraction you can visit today 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 travelers.

We also recommend a stop at Musée Magritte Museum. The biographical museum has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,340 visitors.

If you're keen to explore more, consider visiting Train World. This national museum is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 5,716 reviews.

To do something one-of-a-kind on this day of your trip, you can join a tour. You can discover all of the most fun and eye-opening experiences in your destination below and secure your spot here.

Exploring the most popular attractions in Belgium can make you lose track of time. Be sure to grab something to eat at one of the best restaurants in Brussels.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Brussels.

Savor the memories of an amazing day in Brussels, Belgium!

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Day 7 – Brussels - departure day

Day 7

Day 7 – 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 you prepare to leave Brussels, remember the moments of joy, discovery, and connection you've experienced in Belgium. Carry them with you as souvenirs of your journey, guiding you as you continue to explore and create new memories.

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