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  • Location: Paris, France
  • Duration:  14 hours (approx.)
Include a day trip to the charming town of Bruges in Belgium's Flemish region on your Paris holiday. You'll visit one of the most beautifully preserved medieval towns in Europe. In summer you'll cruise down Bruges famous canals and see why the city is known as the "Little Venice of the North".


  • Day trip from Paris to Bruges
  • Guided walking tour of Bruges' beautiful medieval centre
  • Canal cruise (April to October)
  • Free time to shop or visit museums
  • Air-conditioned coach trip through France and Belgium
  • Illuminating commentary from your expert guide

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

This popular day trip takes you to one of Belgium's most appealing towns, where you'll get a walking tour and free time to explore. Don't forget to pick up some tasty Belgian chocolates to nibble on during the coach ride back to Paris!

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What You Can Expect

Paris to Bruges Day Trip

Bruges, Belgium

Your drive to Belgium takes you through northern France to Bruges, not far from the North Sea in northern Belgium. Bruges is a simply exquisite town. The intact medieval centre of this Unesco World Heritage site looks like a living canvas painted by a Flemish old master.

Upon arrival in Bruges, your guided tour begins with a walk through the city's medieval heart. Highlights include the magnificent Grand Place, quaint houses with elaborately decorated facades, the Halles (an outdoor market with a belfry), the Place du Bourg with the Saint-Sang Basilica, the Gothic-style Town Hall and the Beguine Convent.

In summer (April to October) you'll then take a short cruise down Bruges' canals to see this lovely old city from the water. You'll have free time afterwards to pursue your own interests, perhaps visiting the museums of Flemish art or browsing for handmade lace and Belgian chocolates.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2015

Wonderful trip from Paris to Bruges. The bus trip was enjoyable and we really loved Bruges. A great city like Paris, beautiful with a wonderful history. Seeing the Bruges Madonna was amazing. The Christmas markets were in full swing when we visited and it was truly a food fest. And the chocolate....... A fabulous day!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2014

This day was fabulous: began early but catching up on sleep on the bus was possible if you wished, otherwise listening to a most interesting commentary by a gifted tour leader was inspiring! It was good that both Spanish tourists and English speaking tourists could be catered for well for the whole day - each group with their own guide.
Upon arrival in the historic Bruges a guided tour of the City was informative and wetted the appetite for our own free time to follow. It was a good time of the year to see Bruge - such an enchanting city and full of wonderful shops of all their crafts. Even some Bruges lace makers had their wares for sale. Great variety of eating places for all tastes and purses.
Well worth the long day - a wonderful way to see a city of the past, keeping up with the times.

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