5-Day Belgium Weekend Getaway in Antwerp

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5 days & 4 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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4 nights included
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Escape to Belgium and unwind from the week's stresses with this 5-day weekend getaway to Antwerp. Enjoy the local culture and take in breathtaking views during your short break.

This fantastic 5-day travel plan is your chance to see the best travel destinations in Belgium over the course of a weekend. You’ll stay for 4 nights in Antwerp, taking in its beauty and energy while maximizing your time in Belgium.

Spend your wonderful weekend break in Belgium visiting the most popular sightseeing destinations. Expect to see other remarkable attractions in Belgium and get a glimpse of the country's unique history and culture.

Your accommodation will be conveniently located for easy access to many of the best places to see and do in Belgium. You'll have plenty of time to stroll through local markets and shopping streets. Go souvenir shopping to your heart's content and take a bit of Belgium home with you to remind you of your vacation in Antwerp.

Your itinerary will take you to the best sights and spots in the city of Antwerp. By the end of your weekend getaway in Belgium, you'll return home happy, with plenty of photos and memories to look back to and share.

This 5-day travel plan covers all you need for an amazing time in Belgium. Your itinerary is customizable, giving you the opportunity to create the perfect weekend getaway in Antwerp. Add tours, tickets, and activities to each day of your itinerary and make the most of your time in Belgium.

For your convenience, you can also add a car rental to your weekend getaway package to Belgium.

On top of all that, you'll also have access to 24/7 travel support from your personal agent. We’ll provide you with a step-by-step guide you can easily access on our mobile app, where your travel documents are stored and organized.

Booking a complete weekend getaway in Antwerp has never been this fast and easy. The best services in Antwerp fill up quickly, so select a date and start planning your weekend getaway to Belgium today!

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Hotel, 4 nights
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Destinations

Antwerp - region in BelgiumAntwerp / 4 nights

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Attractions

Photo of entrance door to Antwerp Koningin Astridplein. Pelican and statue eagle in bronze above the towers, Belgium.Zoo Antwerpen
Museum aan de StroomMAS - Museum aan de Stroom
Cathedral of Our Lady AntwerpOnze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal
The Rubens House, Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumThe Rubens House
Het SteenHet Steen
Plantin-Moretus Museum, Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumMuseum Plantin-Moretus
Red Star Line MuseumRed Star Line Museum
Saint Charles Borromeo Church, Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumSaint Charles Borromeo Church
PlantentuinPlantentuin
Voetgangerstunnel naar rechteroever, Linkeroever, Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumVoetgangerstunnel naar rechteroever
Photo Museum of Antwerp, Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumPhoto Museum of Antwerp
Brabo's Monument, Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumBrabo's Monument
Paleis op de Meir (Koninklijk Paleis), Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumPaleis op de Meir (Koninklijk Paleis)
Flamingoplein, Antwerp, Flanders, BelgiumFlamingoplein

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Day 1

Day 1 – Antwerp - arrival day

  • Antwerp - Arrival day
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  • Voetgangerstunnel naar rechteroever
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Your exciting weekend getaway in Belgium begins as you arrive in Antwerp. Explore the city's charm while spending 4 nights at one of the best hotels and places to stay in Antwerp.

Start your sightseeing with a visit to Voetgangerstunnel naar rechteroever. This park is a popular stop on travelers’ itineraries in Antwerp, with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,345 visitors.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Antwerp. Check-in at hotels in Belgium normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Antwerp 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, dine at one of the best local restaurants in Antwerp and satisfy your appetite for a lovely meal.

Enjoy an outstanding Bib Gourmand dining experience at Zilte. Holding an impressive 3 Michelin-star rating and a remarkable menu, Zilte consistently impresses both foreign and local guests, earning praise for its exceptional creative cuisine.

Another renowned restaurant is Hertog Jan at Botanic, one of the best Bib Gourmand 2-star Michelin fine dining venues in Antwerp. Take your pick from the creative menu, where each dish is a masterpiece meticulously crafted to delight your senses.

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable dining experience at Nebo in Antwerp. With its prestigious 1-Michelin star rating, the menu is crafted to delight your palate and take you on a culinary journey. This acclaimed restaurant with a Bib-Gourmand award, serves contemporary and modern french dishes that have garnered numerous reviews from satisfied guests.

You can end this day of your weekend getaway in Belgium perfectly by visiting one of the best bars in the city after dinner.

Many locals go to De Muze to have a good time. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,849 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible weekend getaway in Belgium!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Antwerp

  • Antwerp
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  • Photo Museum of Antwerp
  • Museum Plantin-Moretus
  • MAS - Museum aan de Stroom
  • Red Star Line Museum
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On day 2 of your enjoyable weekend getaway in Belgium, soak up the atmosphere of Antwerp. Make the most of your remaining 3 nights at Antwerp by exploring the local food scene and nightlife, adding extra fun to your memorable journey.

An excellent attraction to start your day with is FOMU - Photo Museum Antwerp. This museum is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 2,250 reviews.

Continue your journey at Plantin-Moretus Museum. This museum is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,528 travelers from near and far.

Antwerp is also the home of MAS - Museum aan de Stroom. This museum has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 17,015 visitors.

You can continue your self-guided sightseeing tour at Red Star Line Museum. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,157 visitors, a visit to this top sight is time well spent.

To immerse yourself in more memorable moments in Antwerp, 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 Antwerp below.

You’ll have plenty of restaurant and bar options in Antwerp. So when you’re done exploring and it’s time to eat, all you have to do is take your pick of the city’s best dining and drinking spots.

Elevate your experience by savoring a meal in Fish A'Gogo, a distinguished dining establishment in Antwerp. It has a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, thanks to the positive reviews of 1,270 satisfied guests and a menu that’s committed to quality and flavor.

A weekend getaway in Belgium isn't complete without experiencing the nightlife scene in Antwerp. Fortunately, the city also has many fantastic bars that cater to all travel budgets.

Paters Vaetje is one of the best bars in Antwerp and the perfect place for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,669 customers.

This is the perfect time to relax and enjoy your weekend getaway in Belgium to the fullest. Savor every minute of your stay in Antwerp!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Antwerp

  • Antwerp
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  • Zoo Antwerpen
  • Flamingoplein
  • Paleis op de Meir (Koninklijk Paleis)
  • The Rubens House
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On this beautiful day 3 of your weekend retreat in Belgium, delve into the unique beauty of Antwerp. With 2 nights still to enjoy, there's so much more to explore and experience.

Make Zoo Antwerpen your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this zoo an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 22,907 reviews.

Next up, make a stop at Flamingoplein. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 157 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this zoo every year.

Paleis op de Meir (Koninklijk Paleis) is another attraction you can visit on this day of your vacation. This sightseeing destination has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 586 visitors.

When you’re finished at Paleis op de Meir (Koninklijk Paleis), the perfect next stop is The Rubens House. This museum is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 6,137 reviews.

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

When it’s time to eat, dine at one of the best local restaurants in Antwerp and satisfy your appetite for a lovely meal.

Don't miss out on experiencing Bourla, a renowned dining spot in Antwerp. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,327 satisfied guests.

You can end this day of your weekend getaway in Belgium perfectly by visiting one of the best bars in the city after dinner.

Dogma is a fantastic bar many locals in Antwerp recognize. This popular bar is an excellent place to unwind after a busy day and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 912 customers.

Soak in the unique vibe of the city of Antwerp tonight! Raise your glass and relax after your rewarding weekend getaway experience in Belgium!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Antwerp

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  • Het Steen
  • Brabo's Monument
  • Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal
  • Saint Charles Borromeo Church
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Day 4 of your weekend escape in Belgium offers another exciting opportunity to discover the wonders of Antwerp. Fuel up for adventure with a delicious breakfast and anticipate 1 night filled with unforgettable memories.

Take the opportunity to see Het Steen. This attraction has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 6,737 visitors.

Brabo's Monument is another sightseeing hotspot in the area. This point of interest has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,893 travelers.

Antwerp is also the home of Cathedral of Our Lady. Around 10,153 people have rated this catholic cathedral an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Another place you’ll want to visit is Saint Charles Borromeo Church. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from a total of 2,895 reviews, a visit to this church is a great idea.

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

You’ll have plenty of restaurant and bar options in Antwerp. So when you’re done exploring and it’s time to eat, all you have to do is take your pick of the city’s best dining and drinking spots.

Make sure to book a table at De Pottekijker, a popular restaurant in Antwerp. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of food lovers. Its commitment to culinary excellence is evident in its 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 1,082 satisfied guests.

A weekend getaway in Belgium isn't complete without experiencing the nightlife scene in Antwerp. Fortunately, the city also has many fantastic bars that cater to all travel budgets.

After dinner, visit Beerlovers Bar, which is considered one of the best bars in the city. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 890 customers.

A quick trip to any of these popular local bars will enhance your travel experience in the city of Antwerp. Cheers to a pleasant weekend getaway in Belgium!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Antwerp - departure day

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  • Plantentuin
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Your remarkable 5-day weekend getaway in Antwerp is about to end, and soon you’ll say goodbye to the city. Day 5 is your departure day and your chance to catch one last glimpse of the city and Belgium's charming sights. Depending on how much time you have until you start your journey home, we recommend visiting some more attractions.

If you prefer to go sightseeing before leaving Belgium, the popular Plantentuin is an extraordinary attraction you could visit on your last day in Antwerp.

As you approach the end of your journey in Belgium, take a moment for some retail therapy in Antwerp’s celebrated shopping district. Thanks to your stay’s premier location, you can easily visit the city’s commercial hubs and wander through its diverse range of local shops without rushing.

Whether you’re on a hunt for an ideal present to give to your friends or family, or looking for a personal memento to remind you of Belgium, a variety of items are waiting for you.

Before you conclude your weekend getaway in Antwerp, drop by a top-rated restaurant for a last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the local food culture over a fantastic meal.

You’ll then say farewell to Belgium and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of your unforgettable weekend getaway in Antwerp!

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