Belgium Cycle - Brussels to Bruges

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 18-99 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Self-guided
  • Tour Code BM-31069
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Brussels, Belgium
  • Ends Bruges, Belgium
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Discovering the Art cities of Bruges, Antwerp, Ghent and Brussels
  • Sampling the exquisite chocolates, waffles and beer in atmospheric cafes and bars
  • Exploring the picturesque, quiet Flemish countryside
  • Cycling at your own pace on a relaxed self guided itinerary
Starting in Brussels and ending in Bruges, the trip "Belgium Cycle - Brussels To Bruges" is a self-guided bicycle trip that takes 8 days. You will be traveling through Brussels, Mechelen, Ghent and 4 other destinations in Belgium and Holland. "Belgium Cycle - Brussels To Bruges" is a private trip which includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others. Please see the package includes section for further details.

Explore Belgium's art, food and history on an unforgettable self-guided cycling holiday. During this week long cycle holiday, follow the Flemish Masters to the most beautiful towns in Belgium and admire their artworks in the Old Masters Museum in Brussels, St. Bavo Cathedral in Ghent, KMKSA and Rubens House in Antwerp, St. John’s Church in Mechelen and Groeninge Museum in Bruges. In between towns, there will be ample opportunity to explore the special pockets of this enchanting country. Much of the mainly flat route is alongside a river, past fields and through woods. At the end of the cycling day, stay in comfortable hotels and explore charming cities where local specialities such as beer, mussels and chocolate are waiting to be sampled.
  • Day 1 : Arrive Brussels
  • Day 2 : Cycle to Mechelen (66km/40.5mi)
  • Day 3 : Cycle via Duffel on the River Nete to Antwerp (45km/28mi)
  • Day 4 : Follow the River Scheldt to Dendermonde (61km/38mi)
  • Day 5 : Continue along the Scheldt River to Ghent (47km/29mi)
  • Day 6 : Discover the rural Meetjesland region en route to Maldegem or Lembeke (57km/35.5mi)
  • Day 7 : Pass through flat Flemish countryside to arrive in Bruges (54km/33.5mi)
  • Day 8 : Trip concludes
  • 7 nights in 3-4 star hotels on a twin share basis with ensuite facilities
  • 7 breakfasts: Breakfasts are continental style and will usually consist of breads, cheese, ham, tea, coffee & juices
  • Information pack including route notes, maps, tourist information per room booked. (GPS tracks are available on request)
  • Emergency hotline
  • Luggage transfer between hotels - limited to 1 piece of luggage per person weighing a max 20kg.
  • 21 speed rental bike with pannier, helmet, repair kit and lock (e-bikes available - supplement applies)
  • Tourist tax
  • Travel to Brussels and from Bruges
  • Meals not listed as included, drinks
  • Travel insurance - mandatory
  • E-bike, a supplement applies
  • Guide - this is a self guided cycling holiday
  • A supplement will apply if you are travelling solo or book a single room
  • Entrance fees not listed as included
  • Transfers unless listed as included
  • Transfers by taxi or public transport if you need to skip a stage
  • Ferries, allow approx 1-4 EUR per ferry
  • Excess luggage - supplement applies. Each piece of extra luggage will be charged a supplement. Luggage cannot be heavier than 20kg due to work safety rules. Excess charge for extra luggage items to be booked and paid before departure. Please note that small bags cannot be attached to the main luggage, they will be charged as separate pieces of luggage.
  • We recommend bringing a handlebar phone holder - to follow the route more easily using the GPS tracks
  • Items of a personal nature
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Belgium Cycle - Brussels to Bruges tour. You can cancel the tour up to 72 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 71 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 01 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 01 August 2024, a deposit of 191 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 71 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Belgium Cycle - Brussels to Bruges tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Belgium Cycle - Brussels to Bruges tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure.
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