Diverse Brussels & Bruges!

from £325pp

Based on 4 days

Suitable for Secondary Schools


This great combination of two Belgian cities, Brussels & Bruges, has so much to offer – from culture to politics, history to science and of course chocolate!  Choose from lots of exciting activities to enhance students’ learning.  Whether it’s exploring the workings of the EU at Parlamentarium, or visiting the Atomium, Brussels appeals to both the aspiring politician and scientist!  A trip to Belgium would not be complete without sampling local delicacies – chocolate and waffles.  Have a look at our other Brussels itineraries for more ideas of possible visits.

There is the opportunity to take a trip to one of Belgium’s most famous theme parks.  At Walibi students can seek the thrill of wild rides or take a gentle ride on a carousel.  There’s something for everyone!

Before returning home, take the chance to explore the beautiful and historic city of Bruges.  With its canals and cobbled streets, this charming city is a must-see when visiting Belgium.

Our Suggested Itinerary

This itinerary is based on travelling by coach, but let us know if you would prefer to travel by air.

  1. Day 1

    Coach journey from school to Brussels.

    After checking in your accommodation, get your bearings and brush up on your local knowledge with our outstanding walking tour of Brussels.

  2. Day 2

    No visit to Belgium would be complete without tasting its chocolate!  Learn about its production, and (of course!) sample the final product with this excellent guided tour of Choco-Story.

    After lunch, observe the workings of the EU in the excellent interactive exhibition of the Parlamentarium, and discover the impact of the European Institutions on the everyday life.


    Ascend the Atomium, the structure representing an iron crystalline molecule, with exhibitions inside the nine spheres.

  3. Day 3

    Spend the day at one of the most famous theme parks in Belgium: Walibi is just a short drive from Brussels and offers rides for everyone - from thrill seekers to those looking for something more tranquil!

  4. Day 4

    Before making your way back home, board your coach to drive to Bruges, one of the best-preserved medieval cities in Europe.  Explore the bridges and canals of this majestic city, and discover its central role in European history.  Round up your day with a canal cruise!

    Return journey to the UK.

Sleepwell Youth Hostel Brussels


For our Belgium trips, most of our schools tend to stay at the Sleep Well Youth Hostel or the Auberge de Jeunesse Jacques Brel. All the accommodation we use is safe and secure and especially suited to schools. We also audit our accommodation and our auditing regime is verified by independent experts.

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Diverse Brussels & Bruges!

from £325pp

Based on 4 days

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