Brussels Basics

    "Why is Belgium really a country? Why and how does the country work with two different language groups? Isn’t Brussels just a gray and boring city? "

    During the tour, these common questions will be answered and the magnificent history and culture of the nation highlighted. We walk around the city and learn about the its main landmarks.

    The tour emphasizes a light and vibrant narrative to give a good insight into the rich history of the nation and the city. Culture, food and folklore are an essential part of the Belgian way of life, and therefore we devote a great part of the tour to these elements. At the end of the trip everyone should have a good basic knowledge of the city and what it has to offer.

     

    The main stops include Mannekin Pis, Grand Place, Galeries Royale Saint-Hubert and Cathedral St. Michael et St. Gudula

     

    Meeting point: The steps of the La Bourse de Bruxelles (Old Stock Exchange)

    Metro station: De Brouckere

    Tram station / bus stop: Bourse

     

    Length: 2.5 hours

    Price: 30 EUR, free for 18 years and younger