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Bruges Highlights Private Tour with a Local
"Discover the main highlights of Bruges during a 2 hour private tour with your local host Rebecca. Belgium may be known for chocolate fries and beer but what is Bruges famous for? You will get to find out the answer to this question and more during your private guided tour. Rebecca will walk you over the canals of Bruges while explaining the history the unknown interesting facts and we'll slowly uncover the beauty of this amazing city. You'll also get to see the Basilica of the Holy blood go over the oldest bridge in town and make a stop at the traditional fish market. You won't get to miss out on the Sint Salvador Cathedral either. Here you get too see amazing architecture on the way and you can even check out the Beer museum. Re and great deals for waffles and beer. Suggested Tour: 9:00 - Meet guests 9:15 - Bruges history in a nutshell9:30 - Checking out the canal views oldest bridges and the beer wall10:00 - Stops at Burg Sq Town Hall and Basilica of the holy blood and Astrid Park/gazebo10:30 - Fish market visit
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Bruges Highlights Private Tour with a Local
"Discover the main highlights of Bruges during a 2 hour private tour with your local host Rebecca. Belgium may be known for chocolate fries and beer but what is Bruges famous for? You will get to find out the answer to this question and more during your private guided tour. Rebecca will walk you over the canals of Bruges while explaining the history the unknown interesting facts and we'll slowly uncover the beauty of this amazing city. You'll also get to see the Basilica of the Holy blood go over the oldest bridge in town and make a stop at the traditional fish market. You won't get to miss out on the Sint Salvador Cathedral either. Here you get too see amazing architecture on the way and you can even check out the Beer museum. Re and great deals for waffles and beer. Suggested Tour: 9:00 - Meet guests 9:15 - Bruges history in a nutshell9:30 - Checking out the canal views oldest bridges and the beer wall10:00 - Stops at Burg Sq Town Hall and Basilica of the holy blood and Astrid Park/gazebo10:30 - Fish market visit
From EUR12.00
 
Private Tour: Ghent and Bruges Day Trip from Brussels
"Leave your Brussels hotel by luxury minivan and travel northwest to Ghent passing through the scenic Belgian countryside. After roughly an hour on the road arrive in Ghent a city characterized by medieval architecture a network of canals and impressive sights. Head inside St Bavo Cathedral to see its altarpiece adorned with the Van Eyck painting The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb
From EUR138.00

Belfry Tower - Belfort Tips (122)

Belfry Tower And Cloth Halls

When we were making our way toward Markt Square, we approached the Belfry Tower and Halls from its rear entrance where we walked through the arched vestibule with its vaulted, ribbed ceiling and then...
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starship
Jan 09, 2017

83m, 366 Steps - 1 Great Panorama!

The Belfry (Belfort) on Brugge's market square is a must-visit, despite the fact that it's rather expensive (8 Euros) and you normally have to queue for quite some time. However, you've got a great...
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King_Golo
Nov 06, 2016

Belfort

Most recent visit May 2016After rewatching "In Bruges" where the belfry is the central focus of much of the movie we had to go to the top but unlike the movie you can't go up at night as we found out...
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Dabs
Jun 12, 2016

Belfort

The Belfry of Bruges, or the Hall Tower, located on the Main Market of the Belgian city of Bruges. The Belfry of Bruges is included since December 4, 1999 in the UNESCO World Heritage Site.The halls...
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Twan
Dec 16, 2014

Belfrey tower

Belfrey is 83m tall, and 366 steps to the top. Since 1897 two green mobile chippie vans have parked in front of the belfrey building. Every two years the stall holders bid for the right to stand.....
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alectrevor
Sep 14, 2014

The Belfort

The Market square is dominated by the Belfort, a mediaeval belfry tower built between 1482 and 1486. Standing 83 metres high and with 366 steps the tower dominates the market square. Visitors can...
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grayfo
Jun 11, 2013

The Belfry

The great Belfry dominates the Markt (Town Square) and was built between 1280 and 1350 after its wooden predecessor was destroyed by fire. An additional octagonal tower was added in 1486 and if you...
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Britannia2
Mar 23, 2013

The Tower

The belfry tower is over 83 metres tall. Climb the 366 steps to the top and discover on the way a treasury, an impressive clockwork mechanism, and a carillon with 47 bells. Your achievement will be...
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lina112
Nov 10, 2012

Belfry Tower....Made famous in the movie......

If you are not satisfied enjoying the view of the Belfry tower from the ground in the market square then you can take the 366 steps to the top for a good view over the area. Built from the 13th...
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catherineneill
Sep 30, 2012

The Belfort

One of the common themes in many of the towns and cities of Flanders is the presence of the Belfry or Belfort in or near the town square (Markt). Brugge is no exception and it's octagonal belfort...
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zadunajska8
Aug 20, 2012

Belfort, Part II: Interior

“I remember to the present day the effect produced on me by the first hearing, after so many years, of the “carillon” in the matchless tower of Bruges.”— from “What I Remember, Volume 3” by Thomas...
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von.otter
Aug 06, 2012

Belfort, Part I: Exterior

“The market-house, built of brick, (temp. Edward III.) a Gothic structure, is perhaps the most remarkable building in Bruges; of its kind, the finest we ever beheld. It stands fronting a very spacious...
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von.otter
Aug 06, 2012
 
 
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Things to Do Near Belfry Tower - Belfort

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The Markt

"Markt Square" or the "Grand Place” is undoubtedly the heart of Brugge. Since medieval times the Markt has been the center of activity, and historically where people conducted government business,...
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Bruges

We have been fortunate enough to visit Bruges twice. Once on a freezing cold spring day when we had it largely to ourselves and once in summer when it was a hub of touristic activity. After our first...
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Canal Boat Tours

One of the best ways to see Brugge is on a 30 minute canal tour. You can pick up a canal boat at several departure points across the town and all cost 7 euros for the trip. (2013 prices). The boats...
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Friet Museum

A different kind of museum is this museum all about fries & potatoes! It was pretty big with tons of info. At the end of your visit you can stop at the fryshop in the basement to buy some really...
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Palace of the Liberty of Bruges

The colourful house on the Burg between City Hall and Liberty of Bruges Palace is the Old Recorders Hall. built between 1534 - 37. It has recently been redecorated in bright colours typical of the...
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Chocolate Museum

We had really looked forward to visiting this museum and so headed here fairly quickly once we arrived in Brugge. It's actually not a bad museum, but not as great as we had hoped. It does give a very...
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Getting to Belfry Tower - Belfort

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Markt 7, 8000 Brugge, Belgium

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  • Sunday 09:30 to 17:00
  • Monday 09:30 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 09:30 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 09:30 to 17:00
  • Thursday 09:30 to 17:00
  • Friday 09:30 to 17:00
  • Saturday 09:30 to 17:00

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