Journey across the border to Belgium and spend the day immersed in Flemish culture and history on a private, full-day tour from Amsterdam. Feel transported back in time as you visit the UNESCO-listed city of Bruges and Ghent’s medieval yet modern metropolis. With transport in a private vehicle and an experienced guide to lead the way, it's a great way for families or small groups of friends to explore this fascinating region.
Private, full-day tour of Belgian highlights from Amsterdam
See why the medieval city center of Bruges is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site
Explore the melding of medieval history and modern culture in the East Flanders capital of Ghent
Ideal and easy way for families and small groups to get a taste of Flemish culture
Price is per group, based on a maximum of 6 adults per vehicle
After morning pickup at your Amsterdam accommodations, travel in an air-conditioned minivan or car across the Dutch border into Belgium. The tour can accommodate up to six people, making it a great option for families and small groups.
Begin with a visit to Bruges, often referred to as the ‘Venice of the North’ and known for its exceptionally well-preserved medieval architecture and fairy tale–like charm. As you wander through the narrow cobblestone streets and past scenic canals, learn about the rich history of this West Flanders capital and how it was a dominant center of trade during the Middle Ages.
Continue on to Ghent, capital of East Flanders. Learn why this university and port town is called one of the world's most authentic cities, and discover the unique melding of medieval history and modern culture as you explore its winding streets and contemporary attractions with your guide.
Relax on the return ride to Amsterdam, where the full-day tour concludes with hotel drop-off in the evening.