Day Trips from Antwerp

Discover exciting day trips from Antwerp! Explore nearby attractions, scenic spots, and cultural gems. Plan the perfect day out from this vibrant city.

The Best Day Trips from Antwerp

When the charm of Antwerp's diamond district and the allure of its medieval streets have been fully savored, the surrounding region beckons with its own treasures. For those eager to explore beyond the city's cobblestones, Happytripz offers an array of delightful day trips that promise to enrich your Belgian adventure.

Bruges: A Medieval Marvel

Just a train ride away, Bruges is a storybook come to life. With its well-preserved medieval architecture and serene canals, it's no wonder this city is often called the Venice of the North. Stroll through the Markt Square, climb the Belfry for panoramic views, or simply enjoy a boat tour along the picturesque waterways. Don't forget to sample the famous Belgian chocolate! For directions, check out Bruges on Google Maps.

Ghent: A Cultural Cocktail

Another gem within easy reach is Ghent, a vibrant city that blends historical charm with a lively contemporary scene. Visit the imposing Gravensteen Castle, marvel at the altarpiece in St. Bavo's Cathedral, and wander along the Graslei harbor. Ghent's eclectic mix of cafes and shops will keep you entertained all day. For a peek at Ghent's location, see Ghent on Google Maps.

Brussels: The Heart of Europe

As the de facto capital of the European Union, Brussels is a bustling hub of culture and politics. The Grand Place is a UNESCO World Heritage site, renowned for its ornate guildhalls and the Gothic Town Hall. Don't miss the iconic Atomium, and for a quirky twist, visit the Manneken Pis statue. Brussels' culinary scene is also a highlight, with waffles, beer, and moules-frites on every menu.

With Happytripz, your day trips from Antwerp will be seamless and full of discovery. Our local guides and comfortable transport ensure that you can immerse yourself in the beauty and history of Belgium without a care. Whether it's the cobbled lanes of Bruges, the dynamic streets of Ghent, or the grandeur of Brussels, each destination is a unique experience waiting to unfold.

  • Bruges: Medieval architecture, canals, chocolate
  • Ghent: Gravensteen Castle, St. Bavo's Cathedral, Graslei harbor
  • Brussels: Grand Place, Atomium, Manneken Pis

Embark on a journey with Happytripz and let the enchanting cities around Antwerp reveal their secrets to you. Each day trip is a chapter in your Belgian story, ready to be told.

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Adrianna Calderon

The guided tour to Bruges was enchanting, with its medieval architecture and serene canals. Highly recommend!

Gerardo Vega

Ghent's day trip was a highlight with its rich history and vibrant street art. A must-visit for culture lovers.

Amara Pitts

The trip to the Ardennes offered breathtaking natural scenery and a peaceful escape from the city. Truly refreshing!

Milana Liu

Visiting the windmills and cheese farms on the Dutch border was a unique experience. Great for families!

Lacey Herman

The excursion to the WWI battlefields was deeply moving and educational. It's a poignant piece of history.